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Disney Dish Ep 318: How the 50s Prime Time Café paved the road for the Sci​-​Fi Drive​-​In Theater Restaurant

by The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

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So what happens when Len Testa & Jim Hill each record their contributions to a Disney Dish episode separately? You’re about to find. Special thanks to editor extraordinaire Aaron Adams who stitched this show together.

Check out the Show Notes for this episode here:


Over the course of this episode, listeners will learn about:

Whether a recent increase in the availability of dining reservations at WDW signals that Disney may soon be upping the capacity of its four Florida theme parks

How a recent Disneyland Resort survey suggests that the Company has some concerns with the DLR’s theme park reservations system

What happens when you have someone who’s not actually familiar with what rides, shows & attractions are in each individual Disney theme park design a WDW-specific board game

When -- in theory, anyway -- we might see sales of annual passes to Walt Disney World get underway again

How Disney’s announcement in August of 1989 that it would be acquiring Henson Associates impacted the Imagineers’ original plans for Disney-MGM Studios theme park


released April 20, 2021
Hosts: Lem Testa and Jim Hill
Fabulously edited by Aaron Z. Adams


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The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

Jim Hill is a writer, blogger, and theme park historian, and he'll be the first to tell you all of the back-room deals and corporate gossip that happens inside the Walt Disney Company.

Len Testa co-authors the Unofficial Guide series of travel books, focusing on theme parks.
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