The Sweep Spot - Former Disneyland Cast Members Talking Disneyland

In this episode we welcome Chris Strodder the author of The Disneyland Encyclopedia. This book has just been released in June 2012. Enjoy!

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In this episode we welcome a very special guest to our show, and he is Rolly Crump. Rolly was an imagineer, an animator for The Walt Disney company. He had worked on such classic attractions as The Haunted Mansion, The Tiki Room, and Its A Small World. He is a Disney legend and a great guy to talk to about the history of the company and especially Disneyland. Hope you enjoy!

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In this episode Lynn, Laura, Tommy and Ken talk about the new editions to the Disneyland resort, and especially Carsland.

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In this episode we have some Disneyland Resort news with Tommy, and for our main segment we talk about an attraction that is now extinct, The Skyway. Hope you enjoy this journey across Fantasyland and Tomorrowland. SHow notes at

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In this episode we will discuss whats to come in the Disney California Adventure expansion, opening June 15, 2012. We welcome Tommy to help us describe all the new offerings coming very soon.

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In this episode Laura, Tommy and I talk about Disney's California Adventures history. We take a look at the past, present and the future of that park. We also talk about some things we experienced at cast members during that time.

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In this episode start a new segment with a new team member of The Sweep Spot, that is Tommy. Tommy will bring the news of The Disneyland Resort every episode. In the main segment this week, we welcome back Ken Pellman to continue a series, and in this one we talk about working in Custodial at Disneyland in Small World Area. Hope you enjoy and show notes and links are at

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In this episode we welcome back author, former Disneyland cast member and Disney fan, Dave Smith. We discuss the ticket books used at Disneyland from 1955 to 1982. We have some fun talking about those days. Hope you enjoy!

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This is episode 50! and we talk about Big Thunder Mountain Railroad at Disneyland. We take a look at its early stages and some secrets too. Enjoy!

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In this episode we continue our series about working in custodial in the different areas of Disneyland. This week we talk about Fantasyland, and we welcome back ken Pellman to our show.

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