Joyce Carlson with posing with a remarkably similar “it’s a small world” doll.

From Ink and Paint to Imagineering: The Remarkable Career of Joyce Carlson

By Nicole Carroll, Walt Disney Archives

Disney Legend Joyce Carlson began her impressive career with The Walt Disney Company in 1944, in the studio traffic department, where she was responsible for delivering mail and other items like pencils, brushes, or coffee to animators and artists. “Traffic was where you could get the lay of the land. It wasn’t a place…

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EXPO 2015 celebrates Shanghai Disney Resort

Parks Celebrate 60 Years of Innovation

The Walt Disney Parks and Resorts show floor pavilion will give D23 EXPO 2015 guests a look into the much-anticipated Shanghai Disney Resort
… as well as a preview of the Avatar project coming to Walt Disney World Resort’s Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Plus, in addition to the previously announced Hall D23 presentation on Saturday, August 15, guests will have the…

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photo of guests in ride vehicle on wobbly rope bridge passing through fire in underground cavern on Indiana Jones Adventure at Disneyland Resort

20 Years of Indiana Jones Adventure

. . . it was “inconceivable” to create such an experience
March 3, 2015 marks the 20th anniversary of Indiana Jones Adventure at Disneyland Resort! To celebrate, we talked to Disney Legend Tony Baxter about what it was like to bring this hugely popular attraction to life, and why many people thought it was “inconceivable” to create such an experience.

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