The Wondrous and Wonderful Festival of Fantasy

By Blake Taylor
Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Hear ye, hear ye! Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, welcome to the Magic Kingdom! You are warmly invited to join Mickey Mouse and his Fantasyland friends for a magical […]

American Idol Comes to Disney’s Hollywood Studios

By Lou Mongello
Sunday, December 14th, 2008 No Comments »

I was excited to take part in a passholder preview tour of a new attraction, The American Idol Experience, recently. The American Idol Experience will be opening in Disney’s Hollywood […]

Visiting Pixie Hollow

By Lou Mongello
Wednesday, November 19th, 2008 No Comments »

Mini-V, Reporter at Large It’s not often that I allow myself to be shrunk to a size smaller than my already small normal, but if one wants to visit Tinker […]

Toy Story Midway Mania Attraction Review

By Lou Mongello
Saturday, September 20th, 2008 No Comments »

One of the priorities of my recent trip to Walt Disney World was to experience the new Toy Story Midway Mania at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. I have to admit, I am not a big fan of shooting attractions. I think part of my feeling may stem from the fact that our local park (Hersheypark) has one called Reese’s Cup Challenge and I have done it so many times I am tired of it. I typically try to do Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin when in the Magic Kingdom, but if I don’t get to it, not big deal. I had heard great things about this attraction but was still skeptical. It’s a shooting game, how different can it be? Well, I was about to learn just how different.



Staging Nemo

By Lou Mongello
Sunday, July 13th, 2008 No Comments »

The theatre can be a fickle thing. A story travels from a mind, book or film to the stage and its success partially depends on how it was adapted. Even […]

Monsters, Inc. Laugh Floor review

By Lou Mongello
Tuesday, August 21st, 2007 No Comments »


As you are all aware, the Monsters Inc. Laugh Floor has opened at the Magic Kingdom.

Walt Disney World Pirates and Princesses Party Review

By Lou Mongello
Wednesday, July 25th, 2007 No Comments »

[ed. note: Tasha attended one of the debut Pirate and Princess Parties held on thirteen nights, between January 22 and March 8 2007.

“Finding Nemo – The Musical” – The First Showing!!!

By Lou Mongello
Monday, November 6th, 2006 No Comments »

While the show doesn’t o-fish-ally (officially, get it?) open until November 19th, Sunday the 5th marked the first "test showing" to the public. I’m told there was a VIP […]

My World: Views and Reviews: The Haunted Mansion – The REAL Thrill Ride

By Lou Mongello
Wednesday, April 5th, 2006 No Comments »

Almost every Walt Disney World guest has a ride they don’t mind skipping.