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The Season Pass Podcast is at CalArts for the TEA SATE Conference, October 5th & 6th, 2017. SATE is the definitive conference on Experience Design, presented by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA). (Storytelling + Architecture + Technology = Experience.) Theme: The Future of Immersive Realities. Doug, Brent and Robert sit with the presenters/speakers from the event. In part 2, the guys talk with Gene Jeffers (Former Executive Director of the TEA), Peter Weishar (Former Dean of SCAD/Professor of Arts at University of Central Florida/Formerly Florida State University), Cynthia Sharpe (Principle, Cultural Attractions and Research at Thinkwell Group), Kile Ozier (Themed Entertainment Writer/Director), Chris Bellaci (Former Head of Business Development for Proof Inc.), Janet T. Planet (Head of Innovation & Idea Development Practice Lead for Fahrenheit 212), Jon Baker (Audio Producer/Composer/ Founder of Jon Baker Productions), Darren Ulmer (President & Founder of Mousetrappe), and Lisa Passamonte Green (CEO of Visual Terrain Inc.). 

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The Season Pass Podcast is at CalArts for the TEA SATE Conference, October 5th & 6th, 2017. SATE is the definitive conference on Experience Design, presented by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA). (Storytelling + Architecture + Technology = Experience.) Theme: The Future of Immersive Realities. Doug, Brent and Robert sit with the presenters/speakers from the event. In part 1, the guys talk with Danny Byerley of On Track Themes, David Ruzicka of Gryffon Creations LLC, and Amy Blackmon of Contend Immersive. 

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Nick sits down with seasoned scare experts - Dan and Jess Brownlie to discuss the mazes and scare zones that Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights will be offering. Are Universal starting to pacify the event; will Stranger Things actually be scary… just strange? How many puns can Nick come up with in one episode? Find out!

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The Season Pass Podcast returns to the Long Beach Convention Center for Midsummer Scream, the ultimate Halloween Festival. Doug, Robert & Shannon are joined by Midsummer Scream’s Creative Director, Rick West, to review the entire two day event. Audio from Presentations- Winchester Mystery House, Epic Home Haunts, Trapped: Unlocked!, LGBT+ Representation in Horror (from HorrorBuzz.com), & Next Generation Haunters: New Breed of Terror; also the Hall of Shadows- Six Flags Fright Fest Unleashed, Opechee Haunt—The Donnie Darko Experience Fan Tribute (Walkthrough + Interview), Phobia Productions—#VIRAL (Walkthrough), Murder House Productions—Trick ‘R Treat Fan Tribute (Interview), & The Dreich Society—Seance: The Nightmare Begins (Walkthrough + Reactions); plus and extreme live recording within the famous…Black Cat Lounge. Much excitement ahead. Enjoy! Recorded during the event, on July 28th & 29th, 2018.

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Join Nick as he talks to Kevin Perjurer - creator of the YouTube channel - Defunctland.  They discuss the channel, the parks in general and his new book - Defunctland: Guide to the Magic Kingdom.  

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The Season Pass Podcast interviews one of the hero of the Themed Entertainment Industry and Buzz Price Lifetime Achievement Award recipients, Jeremy Railton…nuff said. Enjoy!

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The Season Pass Podcast is back with Rick West, the Creative Director of Midsummer Scream, the ultimate Halloween Convention, happening at the Long Beach Convention Center on July 28th & 29th, 2018! Discussion on the origins of Midsummer Scream, a look into the 2018 version, and tons of audio from 2017’s event, including a complete walk through of the HALL OF SHADOWS! Tons of information and fun, right here! Enjoy!

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The Season Pass Podcast returns with the day 2 afternoon sessions of the TEA Summit at the Disneyland Hotel, April 2017.

Conversations on Transformations from the Museum of Latin American Art (Carlos Ortega from the Museum of Latin Art, & Lani Trejo of COTU Media), Slideboarding w/ WhiteWater (Denise Chapman Weston, Imagination & Inventor of Apptivations, & Aaron Mendelson of WhiteWater West Industries), Senate Immersion Module at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate (Christopher Reichert from the Edward M. Kennedy Institute & Greg Trefry of Gigantic Mechanic), Decrocher la Lune VI (Melanie Dumoulin and Anne Roelandt of Luc Petit Creation), Center Parcs Domaine du Bois aux Daims (Michel Linet-Frion of Pierre & Vacances/Center Parcs, & Bruno Guth from Center Parcs Domaine du Bois aux Daims), and  Shanghai Disneyland (Walt Disney Imagineering's Mellissa Berry, Dustin Schofield, & Kelly Johnson)...plus a special conversation with Setpoint's Kevin Rower. Enjoy!

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Nick welcomes back Jordan Middleton to the show as she shares her Chinese trip experience - featuring talk on Disneyland Shanghai and Hong Kong, and many other interesting and fab Chinese parks - including tips for people doing the trip and some interesting observations about the culture and what Jordan’s top rides of the trip were! 
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The Season Pass Podcast is BACK!!! We Have the authors of “Stories From The Magic Kingdom” Patrick Kling & Kristen Waldbieser to discuss their new book, released TODAY! Robert Coker also discusses the Press Event for Knott’s Berry Farm’s newest attraction/Thrill Ride…HANGTIME! Enjoy!

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Join Nick and Robert Coker as they talk Thorpe Park’s Walking Dead - The Ride, Alton Tower’s Wicker Man Rollercoaster (both new for 2018), Disneyland Paris and also general park news and rumours… all before Nick talks to Jontisparrow - from the very successful computer gaming youtube platform - Geekism about the evolution of Planet Coaster, as well as Parkitect, and how he finds the game.

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The Season Pass Podcast returns, finally, with the day 2 morning sessions of the TEA Summit at the Disneyland Hotel, April 2017.

Conversations with Mack Rides: Power Inverted Coaster (Michael Mack of Mack Rides), Waterworld: A Live Sea War Spectacular (Brett King of Universal Studios Hollywood, Pat Millicano & Peter Nelson of Action Horizons), Chimelong Ocean Kingdom's 5D Castle Theater (Chris Ho of Chimelong, Christian Hofer of Kraftwerk), Puy du Fou's Le Dernier Panache (Nicolas de Villiers), Ghost Post of Disneyland's Haunted Mansion (Sara Thacher of Walt Disney Imagineering Research & Development, Inc), Meow Wolf's House of Eternal Return (Vince Kadlubek & Sean Di lanni of Meow Wolf), the Meet Vincent Van Gogh Experience (Abby Coombs of Event Communications, Peter Tabernacle of ArtComm BV), and Universal Studios Hollywood's Springfield (Eric A. Kopelow of Universal Studios Hollywood, Jon Corfino of Universal Creative, Jennifer Koblosky & Greg Lombardo of 20th Century Fox). Enjoy!

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The Season Pass Podcast is back at the home of Tony Baxter for the final installment of our 2017 conversation on Disney Parks, Creative Process and Journeys. Talk on Disney parks, purpose of IP, and teamwork, with another experienced Imagineer - Tom Morris. We also discuss the amazing, late Skip Lange. Also, a review of California Great America's Winterfest and the (49ers) RedZone Pre-Game Party at the Great America Pavilion--beside Levi Stadium. Enjoy!

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Nick sits down with Jordan Christine (from www.cupcakesandcoasters.com) who shares her thoughts on what 2018 holds along with a couple of highlights from 2017.  Hear talk about a massive China road trip, Halloween, Wicker Man, Tiger Rock, Star Wars, Japan, Pandora, Efteling, Phantasialand, Blackpool’s Wild Mouse and Icon and lots lots more! 

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The Season Pass Podcast returns for 2018 with the creator of FAKE THEME PARK…Not Murph Gantly…but the man behind the curtain, Jason Ginsburg! Learn how Fake Theme Park began and the origins of Jason’s Theme Park beginnings. Murph DOES make an appearance. Enjoy!

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Join Nick as he shares his thoughts on visit Efteling, Phantasialand, Movie Park Germany and Blackpool back from August of 2017.  Nick joins podcast fan Denis from the Netherlands as they talk Symbolica, Taron, Chiapas, Raveleijn, Star Trek and crazy german fun fairs!  Then Nick is joined by Lee and they make their way back to Blackpool to check out The Haunted Crypt as well as sharing their thoughts on Pasaje Del Terror and Blackpool during a blazing hot bank holiday weekend!

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