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L​.​A. Nightclubs That Disney Almost Built

by The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

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Len and Jim tell the story of how Disney explored the idea of building nightclubs in Los Angeles in the early 1990's, as part of expanding the appeal of Disneyland to a younger, nighttime audience.

Documents obtained from the Buzz Price archives in Florida show that Disney considered everything from traditional rock-and-roll music clubs, to genteel "supper clubs" popular with older, wealthier clients. Disney also developed a list of pros and cons for each approach, which the guys talk through on the show.


released April 14, 2017
Produced fabulously by Aaron 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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