Tag Archives: American Sign Language

VIDEO: Disney Princess Surprises Deaf Child with ASL

A woman dressed as a Disney princess, wearing a pink gown and a crown, is smiling and using ASL to interact with a young girl who is wearing an orange shirt and purple skirt with a small tiara. They are inside a room decorated with medieval-style furnishings.

A Disney Princess brought the Disney magic first-hand to an 11-year-old child, surprising her by signing with her in American Sign Language (ASL). Disney cast members are one of the biggest reasons the Disney experience is as magical as it is for guests. And cast members try to be as inclusive as they can be. In fact, it’s not uncommon ...

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Disney Park Adds Second Skipper for Extra-Inclusive Jungle Cruise Experience

ASL Interpreter Disney Rides

Disney Parks prides itself on its ongoing mission to make the Theme Park experience evermore inclusive for all of its Guests, including the ways in which it can provide services to those with disabilities. Most Disney fans probably think of features like the Disability Access Service or DAS Pass to help those who cannot wait in long lines still enjoy ...

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Disney Surprises Deaf Family With Guided Vacation

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There have been a lot of angry Disney fans and negative news stories about Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Resort, and the Walt Disney Company as of late — but apparently, there is at least some Disney magic left! A family that has become known on social media as “That Deaf Family” — by their own design — has just ...

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‘We Don’t Talk About Bruno’ Becomes More Inclusive

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To some Disney Fanatics, the siren song of the¬†Encanto¬†soundtrack might feel like a far-off, distant memory. After all,¬†Encanto¬†came to viewers many months ago. However, the movie made quite an impression on audiences since its premiere — and mainly because of its notoriously-catchy and addicting song “We Don’t Talk About Bruno”. The misunderstood Uncle Bruno and his theme song might have ...

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Shang-Chi Speaks Sign Language With Guest

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We’ve seen several Cast Members (including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, and the Frozen character Queen Anna) using sign language to speak with deaf Disney Guests during some recent meet and greets. Now, a Marvel superhero has joined in and begun providing this extra-special and emotionally-moving service to Guests in the deaf community who are usually made to feel left out! ...

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