Category Archives: Disney Interviews

Interview: Gary Krueger (Disney photographer)

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I just posted my interview with Gary Krueger on my Mouse Clubhouse website. In this conversation, Gary talks about his times photographing Disneyland, Walt Disney World, Disney movie premieres and much more – and you’ll see lots of postcards of Gary’s photography!  CLICK HERE for the interview and postcards

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Interview: Gary Dubin (His acting career and voicing Talouse in The Aristocats)

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I was shocked to learn that Gary Dubin has passed away at the age of 57. In addition to providing the role of Talouse in the Disney animated feature The Aristocats, Gary appeared in numerous movies and television shows. You can hear an interview I did with Gary back in 2009.

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Interview: Harriet Burns (Babes in Toyland/Mary Poppins)

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I just posted my interview with Harriet Burns.  In this conversation, Harriet talks about working on the movies “Babes in Toyland” and “Mary Poppins.” CLICK HERE for the interview and more images.

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Interview: Jack Gladish (Creating Jungle Cruise animals for Disneyland)

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I just posted my interview with Jack Gladish.  In this conversation, Jack discusses the detailed process of creating Jungle Cruise animals for Disneyland back in the 1960s. CLICK HERE for the interview.  

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Interview: Jay Meyer (Haunted Mansion ghost/Golden Horseshoe performer)

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I just posted my interview with Jay Meyer on my Mouse Clubhouse website.  In this conversation, Jay discusses  his work as a singer in television and film, including The Jack Benny Program, as well as singing as a statue in the Disney “Haunted Mansion” attractions around the world, and his fourteen years, performing live in Disneyland entertaining audiences […]

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Interview: Disneyland’s Opening Day

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I just posted some clips from interviews I did with people who were at Disneyland on its opening day on July 17, 1955. http://mouseclubhouse.com/interview-disneylands-opening-day/  

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Interview: X Atencio (Animation and writing for Disney parks)

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I just posted my interview with X Atencio on my Mouse Clubhouse website.  In this conversation, X discusses  his work for Disneyland and Walt Disney World, writing scripts and songs for attractions such Haunted Mansion, Pirates of the Caribbean and other attractions.  CLICK HERE for the interview and more photos  

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Interview: Stan Jolley (Art director of Disneyland, Disney films and TV)

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Stan Jolley was a Hollywood producer, director, art director, production designer who had a lot to do not only with Disney, but with the very beginnings of Disneyland! His Disney film work included everything from “Zorro” to “Old Yeller” to “Elfego Baco” and “Toby Tyler.” He was the art director of the Academy-Award nominated animated featurette […]

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Interview: Lee Fugal (Disneyland’s “Golden Horseshoe Revue” entertainer)

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I just posted my interview with Lee Fugal on my Mouse Clubhouse website.  In this conversation, Lee discusses his time as the pre-show entertainer for Disneyland’s famed Golden Horseshoe Revue, and how he ended up in an episode of Walt Disney’s Wonderful World of Color.  CLICK HERE for the interview and more photos    

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Jack Lindquist, Disneyland/Disney World marketing genius has passed away

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We’re so sorry to hear about the passing of our friend Jack Lindquist. We’ll sure miss getting together with him and hearing his wonderful stories, but we’re pleased to share some of them with you below! He was truly Disney royalty! Jack Lindquist was Disneyland’s first advertising manager, beginning in 1955. He continued with the […]

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