Themed Entertainment College and University Degree Programs
Are you currently seeking colleges and universities who have themed entertainment degree programs? As a Theme Park Architect I get this question a lot, “What university can I attend or what college courses do I need to take to learn how to become a designer in the themed entertainment industry?” We have compiled a list […]
Do You Know the Difference Between Amusement Parks and Theme Parks?
From the 16th Century European pleasure gardens to modern day theme parks, the evolution of places of amusement we visit to escape our everyday lives, has changed dramatically. Amusement Parks vs. Theme Parks Many people often incorrectly interchange the words “amusement park” and “theme park”. What’s the difference you ask? It’s very simple to remember; […]
Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary: Its Evolution Experienced By A Walt Disney Imagineer – Part 2
In honor of Walt Disney World’s 50th Anniversary, I’m highlighting some of the major Walt Disney World milestones through the eyes of a former Walt Disney Imagineer and licensed themed entertainment Architect. This is part two of a two-part synopsis. Prologue The 1990’s at Walt Disney World – often dubbed the Eisner Years or Decade […]