Tag Archives: China

8 Things at Shanghai Disneyland You Would Never See in the US Parks

1. Mickey Avenue What’s a Disney Park without Main Street, U.S.A. just beyond its entrance? Based off early 20th century small towns like Marceline, Missouri and Fort Collins, Colorado, most Americans are able to connect to this nostalgic idea. However, Imagineers knew Chinese citizens wouldn’t necessarily feel the same way, so they created something new for Disney’s latest […]

Bob Iger Says Shanghai Disney Resort’s First Year Exceeded Expectations

Shanghai Disney Resort just had its first birthday, and Bob Iger was on site in China to celebrate with some positive news about the park’s performance. Exactly how well Shanghai Disney would perform was a matter of much speculation; now, it appears the venture has had an extremely successful start. A special nighttime show was […]

Former Disney Employee Made Unauthorized Park Deals in China

China was soon to be home to a number of brand new Disney Parks to be constructed throughout the country. There was only one problem: Disney had never authorized them, and was completely unaware of their existence, the Los Angeles Times Reported. Meng Dekai was an International Special Project Director for Disney, right up until his […]