All posts by Scott Wolf

Interview: Harriet Burns (Chinatown in Disneyland; Mister Lincoln)

Harriet Burns at the Walt Disney Studios (left); Concept artwork for the proposed Chinatown in Disneyland (right)
Harriet Burns at the Walt Disney Studios (left); Concept artwork for the proposed Chinatown in Disneyland (right)

I just posted my interview with Harriet Burns on my Mouse Clubhouse website.  In this conversation, Harriet, who was a scenic designer/model maker working on projects such as the Mickey Mouse Club television show, Disneyland and Walt Disney World, discusses the proposed Chinatown for Disneyland and why it never happened, and Great Moments with Mister Lincoln.  CLICK HERE for the interview

 

Interview: Gina Rock (Disneyland’s Tinker Bell)

Gina, getting ready for her flight as Tinker Bell; the mattress Gina will crash into after flying over Disneyland

Gina, getting ready for her flight as Tinker Bell; The mattress Gina will crash into after flying over Disneyland

I just posted my interview with Gina Rock on my Mouse Clubhouse website.  In this conversation, Gina discusses her days flying across the skies of Disneyland as Tinker Bell to light the Fantasy in the Sky fireworks for two decades.  CLICK HERE for the interview

 

Interview: Ray Templin (Providing voices for Fantasyland attractions in Disneyland)

Ray Templin with Mickey Mouse
Ray Templin with Mickey Mouse

I just posted my interview with Ray Templin on my Mouse Clubhouse website.  In this conversation, Ray, who spent more than 20 years performing in Disneyland,  discusses his voice work for the Casey Jr. Railroad attraction and other Fantasyland attractions in Disneyland.  CLICK HERE for the interview

 

Interview: Chuck Corson (Dapper Dans; the Osmonds; Walt Disney World entertainment)

Chuck Corson (left), Chuck's window tribute at the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World
Chuck Corson (left), Chuck’s window tribute at the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World

I just posted my interview with Chuck Corson on my Mouse Clubhouse website.  In this conversation, Chuck discusses the beginnings of the Dapper Dans at Disneyland, the Osmond’s Disneyland roots, and Walt Disney World entertainment.  CLICK HERE for the interview

 

 

Interview: Chuck Corson (Fred Waring; Big Bands; Disneyland’s nighttime entertainment)

Chuck Corson (left), Chuck and jazz legend Pete Fountain (right)

Chuck Corson (left), Chuck and jazz legend Pete Fountain (right)

I just posted my interview with Chuck Corson on my Mouse Clubhouse website.  In this conversation, Chuck discusses his days with Fred Waring and the Pennsylvanians, Big Bands at Disneyland, and the beginning of Disneyland’s nighttime entertainment.  CLICK HERE for the interview

 

 

Interview: Cicely Rigdon (The Disneyland Ambassador Program; ticket sellers)

Interview with Cicely Rigdon
Cicely Rigdon in the 1960s (left) and in the 2000s (right)

I just posted my interview with Cicely Rigdon on my Mouse Clubhouse website.  In this conversation, Cicely discusses her times at Disneyland from ticket seller to running the Disneyland Ambassador program.  CLICK HERE for the interview