Up the Waterfall - Disney History Discussion

Up the Waterfall - Disney History Discussion

A Disney history discussion with Zanna and Scott Otis! Zanna has been sharing Disney past, present, and future fun on zannaland.com for over 11 years and now brings her passion to this format with her husband and Disney history expert, Scott. With the season 3 premier, Scott and Zanna turn to monthly deep Disney history exploration. You can watch the show in a video highlights version with accompanying photos and video footage at YouTube.com/zannaland. They also have a weekly LIVE show there where they share Disney news, top 10 lists, games and more. Join us UP the Waterfall, won’t you? Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/upthewaterfall/support

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June 3, 2021 62 min

In which we discuss the creation and eventual demise of Disney's club scene, Pleasure Island! It's time to see the nightlife side of Walt Disney World - at Downtown Disney! Throwback!

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In which we discuss the beginnings of Walt's 'Frontier Country' dream that would evolve into Disneyland's Frontierland. It's a land of western possibility, so let's discover it together! Yee haw!  

If you want to hear more from this episode, check out the full uncut story on our podcast!
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In which we discuss the rich history of the little town outside of Walt Disney World. Disney may have started the story, but where does it lead? And what's it like to actually live there? Let's find out!  

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In which we discuss the storied history of the Tomorrowland 67 expansion and update, including but not limited to the addition of the PeopleMover and Adventure Thru Inner Space. Truly, a "World on the Move!"   

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In which we discuss some of our favorite cast member roles, and the ones we wish we could have the most! Is YOUR role on here? What are the chances of that!  

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In which we do ANOTHER tier list to rank 30 of the most notable former attractions at the U.S. Disney parks! We couldn't include everything, but at least the Mission Tortilla Factory is there.  

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It's Scott's favorite topic, DISNEY BOOKS and as he may have mentioned, he has quite a collection. We discuss some of his newest titles, including the upcoming Holiday Magic at Disney Parks which is an amazing encyclopedia of Disney holidays. So many books, but so little time .. How will we manage! See below for links to the books we discuss.

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In which we try to find the coolest tiniest details throughout the Magic Kingdom! What is a submarine doing in a tree in a playground? Well I guess you'll have to watch to find out!  

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In which we host a pseudo-therapy session for Scott as he recounts his childhood worries and fears of Disney attractions. Yeah, it's a bit of a crazy one this week.  

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In which we discuss the biggest, most classic, absolute must watch Disney Halloween-themed movies (with a few fun shorts here and there too). It's never too early to start setting the mood for the season!  

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In which we discuss the storied history of Disney's little spot of heaven called Fort Wilderness. From critters to kayaks, this place has it all, and we'll go over it's inception with Walt all the way to it's modern additions. TRAILS END TIME, BABY!  

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In which we celebrate one year (to the day!) since we began this little journey Up the Waterfall. What were your favorite moments? Be sure to watch to the end for a special giveaway opportunity!  

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In which we discuss the time-tested food items at Disney parks (particularly in the US). Which of these classic eats do you wish you could munch on at this moment?  

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In which we discuss that fun citrus themed 'Disney' character, the Orange Bird themselves! Honestly, they may be the single most fun citrus-themed character at Walt Disney World.  

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In which we rank all of the current attractions at Magic Kingdom. That could include rides, shows, and even some experiences! A little, Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom anyone?
Try it out yourself, and make your own rankings!
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In which we discuss the 2009 documentary Waking Sleeping Beauty! Lots of fun behind the scenes details about the Disney Renaissance era. We love you Don Hahn!  

Up the Waterfall is a weekly podcast hosted by Zanna and Scott Otis. Discussions range from Disney history, to theorizing on what Disney's future holds! Anything is possible in Disneyland!   

Up the Waterfall, Season Two
Episode 19,
"Waking Sleeping Beauty"   ...

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In which we discuss the times we think Disney made the absolute wrong decision to update an attraction or show that didn't really need to be changed at all. Controversial? Possibly!  

Up the Waterfall is a weekly podcast hosted by Zanna and Scott Otis. Discussions range from Disney history, to theorizing on what Disney's future holds! Anything is possible in Disneyland!   

Up the Waterfall, Season Two
Episode 18,
"Unn...

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In which we discuss the best features of Walt's original park that keep us coming back for more year after year. If only we could go right now!  

Up the Waterfall is a weekly podcast hosted by Zanna and Scott Otis. Discussions range from Disney history, to theorizing on what Disney's future holds! Anything is possible in Disneyland!   

Up the Waterfall, Season Two
Episode 17,
"Reasons We Love Disneyland"    

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In which we take a deep dive into the history of one of Epcot Center's original classic attractions with a very special guest appearance by Michael Crawford, author of The Progress City Primer!  

Up the Waterfall is a weekly podcast hosted by Zanna and Scott Otis. Discussions range from Disney history, to theorizing on what Disney's future holds! Anything is possible in Disneyland!   

Up the Waterfall, Season Two
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In which we celebrate our 30th ever episode by taking an extremely chaotic look at all of the items that have been adorning our set this whole time (minus episode one). Lots of cat footage in this one!  

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