Author Archives: Sharon

Sharon is a writer and animal lover from New England. Sharon's two main focuses in her work are Disney's correlations with pop culture and the significance of Disney princesses (which was the basis for her college thesis). When she's not writing about Disney, Sharon spends her time singing, dancing, and cavorting with woodland creatures!

Another Disney Musical Is Now Available for School Shows


Modern Disney musicals like Encanto (2021) have stolen the show in recent years, but some Disney fans will remember the classic Disney musical Newsies from 1992. If you were a musical theatre fan who loved the spirited Disney movie about newsies (i.e. newsboys selling newspapers on the street in New York City) and the newsie strike from 1899 against publishing tycoons like ...

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‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Receives More Award Nominations


While the Walt Disney Animation Studios movie Encanto has been stealing the show lately with multiple Annie Award nominations, a soundtrack that’s beaten¬†Frozen‘s record, and the Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature under its belt, it seems easy to forget about the 2021 animated movie Raya and the Last Dragon on Disney+. However, Raya, Sisu, and their friends refuse to ...

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Gemma Chan and ‘Shang-Chi’ Actors Win Gold List Awards


The movie Crazy Rich Asians made headlines when it premiered in 2018 because it was the first movie with a predominantly-Chinese cast from a major studio in over 20 years. That news sparked a conscious effort in the moviemaking industry to start focusing more on Asian stories and Asian filmmakers (including actors), with one result being the Gold List. The Gold ...

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shopDisney Update: The Limited-Edition Princess Tiana Doll Gets a Release Date


We already knew that the newest Disney princess to be joining the roster of shopDisney limited-edition Disney princess dolls from the Disney Designer Collection was going to be Princess Tiana — but now, the exclusive Disney princess doll finally has a release date! The Disney Designer Collection Limited-Edition Doll representing Princess Tiana is going to be released on February 1, ...

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‘Encanto’ Has a Limited-Edition Makeup Collection


You’ve probably already heard of the new Walt Disney Animation Studios movie¬†Encanto — whether it’s because you’ve heard about its stellar reviews, catchy record-breaking music, or because you’ve watched the movie on repeat on Disney+ yourself — but did you know that the movie has its own makeup line? Disney had partnered up with Alamar Cosmetics to create an Encanto ...

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The ‘Encanto’ Song “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” Has Beaten Frozen’s “Let it Go” Record for Highest-Charting Disney Music


Most Disney Fanatics already know that the new Walt Disney Animation Studios movie Encanto has been taking the Disney world by storm; its music has consistently topped the charts, its animation is award-nominated, and it has gotten plenty of positive reviews (as well as a Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature)! Now, the movie is getting even more attention for its ...

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The New Cast of Season Three for the ‘High School Musical’ Series on Disney+ Has Been Announced


If you’re a fan of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series on Disney+, then good news! The third season of the show has officially begun production in Los Angeles today, and there are some new faces in the cast — not to mention an original High School Musical alum who is temporarily joining the Disney+ original series. Tim Federle ...

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Tokyo Disney Begins its Totally Minnie Mouse Celebration


Disney is never short of reasons to celebrate, especially on an international scale, and the most recent event starting for Disney is the Totally Minnie Mouse celebration taking place at Tokyo Disney Resort! Thomas Smith, the Editorial Content Director for Disney Parks, shared more details on the Disney Parks Blog about the event. This event is all about “celebrating the ...

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Director Joss Whedon Denies Threatening Gal Gadot


Even though some Disney fans or Marvel fans might not be very familiar with Gal Gadot (even despite her recent show-stealing turn as an international art thief in the comedic action movie Red Notice), the¬†Wonder Woman actress is about to become a big Disney name because she’s set to play the Evil Queen in the upcoming live-action adaptation of¬†Snow White ...

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