Top 10 Disney Theme Park & Entertainment news stories from March 15th – 21st 2020

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With the theme parks being closed and all eyes on the Coronavirus pandemic that is covering the globe, we still managed to have a great deal of theme park and entertainment news come across our desk this week. We wanted to highlight some of the biggest and best news stories from March 15th – 21st 2020.

    1. Our biggest News Story of the week has to be Actor Josh Gad Is Reading Books to Kids Online Every Night During Coronavirus Quarantines. We are updating the post daily so you can follow along with Olaf!
    2. Next up we shared a Live look at a completely empty Walt Disney World from one of the local news stations. It was pretty spooky to see the parks empty.
    3. Analysts and many of our fans think Walt Disney World might be closed longer than expected. What do you think?
    4. Did you see Pixar’s Onward is coming to the US tonight on digital download and will be streaming on Disney+ in April!
    5. Speaking of watching things from home You Can Stream Broadway Shows For Free For A Limited Time
    6. Another round of terminations at Disney Springs Restaurants this time at Homecomin’ and Splitsville
    7. Last week we shared the news about how Tom Hanks & his wife Rita Wilson tested positive for Coronavirus. Tim Allen responds to Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson getting the Coronavirus with some encouraging words. 
    8. A Chip and Co fan is teaching classes online for little ones stuck at home under quarantine. Check them out… Disney STEAM: The Magic Kingdom Online Class! &Disney STEAM: Epcot Online Class!
    9. Disney shuts down all construction projects at Walt Disney World to further stop the spread of the virus.
    10. Our final top 10 post of the past week goes out to our Disney Cast Members… What Disney Park Closures Mean for Cast Members’ Pay


While not in the top 10 here are some other Disney News Stories from the past week you might have missed…

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