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17 March 2009 @ 10:30 pm
Just a few Basics!

1) Your name: Roxanne
2) What you prefer to go by: Roxie or Roxanne is fine - as long as you don't sing me THAT SONG! LOL
3) Age: 19, but I'll turn 20 while I'm there.
4) Where are you from: Portland, Oregon
5) Where do you go to school: Portland State University
6) What year are you in: Freshman
7) Your major: English
8) How did you hear about the program: Flyers on campus


A little more in depth about you!

1) Favorite genres of music: all kinds, rock, oldies, musical theater, jazz, anything BRILLIANT!
2) Favorite bands/singers: The Beatles, Neko Case, Nellie McKay, Elvis Costello
3) Favorite movies: Beauty and the Beast, Sunset Boulevard, The Dark Knight
4) Hobbies: writing, watching movies, reading, hanging out with friends
5) Favorite food: anything Thai or Italian
6) An interesting fact: I've never been stung by a bee.
7) Good qualities: brave, creative, outgoing, generous, friendly, fairly intelligent I guess LOL
8) Bad qualities: impulsive, scatterbrained
9) Favorite Books/Authors: The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath


Disney things!

1) Favorite Movie: Beauty and the Beast, of course, followed closely by The Little Mermaid and Aladdin
2) Favorite Character: Belle
3) Have you ever been to the parks: I've been to Disneyland 17 times. Never been to WDW though.
4) What park is your favorite: Disneyland, although California Adventure ain't chopped liver.
5) Favorite ride: The Tower of Terror is the greatest. I also like the Haunted Mansion and Splash Mountain.
6) Favorite song: Under the Sea

Program questions!

1) Have you interviewed yet: Yep
2) If so, have they emailed you back: Yeah, I got accepted!
3) Roles you're applying for: I applied for everything almost, got custodial. Oh, well. Them's the breaks.
4) Where do you want to live: DL only has one apartment complex.
5) Are you bringing a car: nope. I'll be relying on public transit and friends with cars. (Pwease?)

So, is everyone mostly going to FL or are there some people going to Disneyland like me?
 
 
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17 March 2009 @ 02:25 am
Just a few Basics!

1) Your name: Marion
2) What you prefer to go by:
Marion
3) Age:19 (I will be 20 on March 31st)
4) Where are you from: Originally New Orleans (that is where I call home) but have lived in Houston for 10 years
5) Where do you go to school: St. Edward's University in Austin TX
6) What year are you in: Sophomore
7) Your major: Communication
8) How did you hear about the program: First time I heard about it was when I was 9 ish in a article for reader's digest. However I really got in depth info about the program during a research fest after visiting WDW in the summer of 06. That is when I happened across some the college program website.

A little more in depth about you!

1) Favorite genres of music: Anything 80s but most especially glam/hair metal, Pop, Techno, Rock... Really a little bit of everything.
2) Favorite bands/singers: It changes pretty often. Right now I have an obsession with Westlife. I love The Stray, Tami Chynn, Travis Garland/NLT, Lemar, Matt Wertz, Dave Barnes, Motley Crue, Nickelback,Def Leppard, Metallica. AND NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK!! WOO! To name a few.. lol
3) Favorite movies: Kinky Boots (an amazing movie with an amazing true story behind it), Birdcage, The Fast and the Furious 1 & 3, Lord of the Rings!!, Gone in 60 Seconds, The Life Aquatic, Pitch Black and last but not least, DROP DEAD FRED!
4) Hobbies: I LOVE to read, I greatly enjoy watching movies, I also enjoy fun arts and crafts including jewelry making.
5) Favorite food: If I was on death row my last meal would be fried chicken, mashed potatoes, peas, and biscuits. No Gravy. yuck.
6) An interesting fact:
I can touch my tounge to my nose.
7) Good qualities:
I am friendly, loyal, energetic and if I do say so myself pretty much amazing. :D lol
8) Bad qualities: I lose things very very easily. Hand in hand with the losing stuff is that I can be disorganized. I also cover surfaces in unnecessary stuff.
9) Favorite Books/Authors: This could really take days, however I will only list a few. Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, Charlie Bone Series, Sookie Stackhouse Series, Celta Series, and most books set in my home town of New Orleans.


Disney things!

1) Favorite Movie: Hummm.... I loved The Little Mermaid when I was little. I also loved 101 Dalmatians b.c for a long time it was the only movie my Grandma had at her house. More recently: The Jonas Brothers 3D Concert Movie. :D tehehe
2) Favorite Character: TINKERBELL! (b/c i have always thought she and I are similar) Donald has been my favorite classic character since before I can remember. Silly grumpy duck.
3) Have you ever been to the parks: Yes. I have been around 5 times over the full span of my 20 years. The first time is when I was like 2 or 3 and most recently during the summer of 06.
4) What park is your favorite: The Magic Kingdom holds a special place in my heart.
5) Favorite ride: I don't really have a favorite ride but I do really enjoy the Dumbo ride.
6) Favorite song: uhhhh.... He's a Tramp and Under the Sea

Program questions!

1) Have you interviewed yet: No, but at 7:20 pm today I am scheduled to interview.
2) If so, have they emailed you back: n/a
3) Roles you're applying for: like half of the list lol. Character Performer, Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Hostess, Attractions, Merchandise, and Hospitality are my highest ranked.
4) Where do you want to live: I really don't have much preference so far. I have my ear plugs for Vista and my chatty Kathy personality for Chatham.
5) Are you bringing a car: Oh most definitely, I brought it with my to college and it is coming with me if/when I come to Disney.

(If you want to let anyone know anything else about you, feel free to share or add your own questions or whatever.)

I just wanted to let it be known that i am in love with this community. If/When I get accepted I hope this will make meeting people eaiser.

 
 
Current Mood: chipperchipper
Current Music: Richard Marx and Donna Lewis- At the Beginning
 
 
11 March 2009 @ 12:09 pm
1) Your name: Michael Roach
2) What you prefer to go by: Michael, Mike, Roach, Mikey--whatever YOU like! :D
3) Age: 19
4) Where are you from: Plymouth, Indiana
5) Where do you go to school: Purdue University!
6) What year are you in: Freshman
7) Your major: Creative Writing
8) How did you hear about the program: I went to WDW and was suggested to by a CP there!


A little more in depth about you!

1) Favorite genres of music: Pop, hip-hop, R&B, rock, alternative--just about everything!
2) Favorite bands/singers: Jonas Brothers (be quiet), Jesse McCartney (really, stop lol), Kanye West, Relient K (my very favorite), Hawk Nelson, Switchfoot, Omarion, Usher, Justin Timberlake...
3) Favorite movies: Dark Knight, Step Up 2: The Streets, a lot of others...and of course, Disney movies!
4) Hobbies: dancing, singing, playing my acoustic guitar and saxophone, writing, and video games
5) Favorite food: pizza....everything?
6) An interesting fact: When I say dance I mean I dance hip-hop--a lot of Michael Jackson (yes I can moonwalk very well, thanks), sliding, gliding, and "popping".  Basically, look at Usher, Justin Timberlake, MJ, and Omarion and there you go! :p
7) Good qualities: social, fun, energetic, nice, caring
8) Bad qualities: AH, definitely my procrastination on some things.  I work hard, but I do lapse.
9) Favorite Books/Authors: Orson Scott Card, "Four Days to Glory"

Disney things!

1) Favorite Movie: Just one? I guess The Rescuers Down Under!
2) Favorite Character: Aladdin and Simba?
3) Have you ever been to the parks: Of course--more than a couple throughout my life!
4) What park is your favorite: Magic Kingdom.  It just feels--magical.
5) Favorite ride: Can I say the Tomorrowland Transit Authority? :)
6) Favorite song: Right Here, Right Now from High School Musical 3 (close second, I'll Try)

Program questions!

1) Have you interviewed yet: Yep! Waiting for a yes or no...and hating every second of not knowing!
2) If so, have they emailed you back: Yep!
3) Roles you're applying for: Custodial, QSFB, FSFB, Attractions, Main Entrance
4) Where do you want to live: I have no idea! I would love being somewhere where it's a lot of fun, but not TOO out of control.
5) Are you bringing a car: No idea. Thanks for asking though!
 
 
09 March 2009 @ 01:28 pm

1) Your name: Michael Crump
2) What you prefer to go by: Michael
3) Age: 24
4) Where are you from: Austin, Texas
5) Where do you go to school: Austin Community College
6) What year are you in: Sophomore
7) Your major: Biology
8) How did you hear about the program: A friend told me about it a couple of years ago 


A little more in depth about you!

1) Favorite genres of music: I like Pop, Country, Classical, Rock, and Alternative.
2) Favorite bands/singers: Jennifer Hudson, Beyonce, Lily Allen, Lady Gaga, Vanessa Mae, Bond, and some others... 
3) Favorite movies: most Disney movies, Harry Potter, Twilight, the Star Wars movies, Iron Man, the Dark Knight, Mamma Mia, ect.
4) Hobbies: video games, kayaking, swimming, drawing, shopping, and practicing the violin
5) Favorite food: Pizza, Mac and Cheese, Mexican, Gyros, I pretty much eat about anything.
6) An interesting fact: when I can's get a certain song out of my head, all I have to do is listen to the actual full song and then it goes away.
7) Good qualities: Fun, Friendly, Caring
8) Bad qualities: I procrastinate and I'm a little forgetful so I have to constantly write myself sticky notes.
9) Favorite Books/Authors: the Twilight series, the Harry Potter series, biology books LOL 


Disney things!

1) Favorite Movie: 1) the Little Mermaid 2) The Lion King 3) Aladdin
2) Favorite Character: Goofy, had been since I was a small kid. 
3) Have you ever been to the parks: Yes, several times
4) What park is your favorite: Epcot. I love the Living Seas attraction.
5) Favorite ride: Expedition Everest for sure.
6) Favorite song: the Little Mermaid: Part of Your World 

Program questions!

1) Have you interviewed yet: No, I'm waiting to do the Presentation at UT. 
2) If so, have they emailed you back: n/a
3) Roles you're applying for: Character attendant, Attractions, and Transportation.
4) Where do you want to live: Don't really have a preference. I like privacy so probably a one bedroom. The less roommates the better.
5) Are you bringing a car: Not sure yet. I'm thinking maybe my friends will drive me down there.
 
 
 
08 March 2009 @ 12:15 am


Just a few Basics!

1) Your name: Sabrina
2) What you prefer to go by: Sabrina
3) Age:19
4) Where are you from: Third Lake IL (That's next to Grayslake)
5) Where do you go to school: College of Lake County
6) What year are you in: Freshman
7) Your major: Pre-Medicine
8) How did you hear about the program: A seminar at school


A little more in depth about you!

1) Favorite genres of music: Anything taht sounds good! Also, I'm a big fan of Jpop and Jrock, and a bit of Cpop.
2) Favorite bands/singers: Like I said anything that sounds good. Love love loev Josh Groban! Also a big fan of Rascal Flatts.
3) Favorite movies: Wanted, Final Fantasy VII, The Spongebob Squarepants Movie, Resident Evil 1-3, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Mr. and Mrs. Smith
4) Hobbies: Reading, watching anime, playing video games
5) Favorite food: Any kind of potato!
6) An interesting fact:
7) Good qualities:
8) Bad qualities:Oh I never know what to say in these silly things! If you want to get to know me, just send a message! I'll be happy to chat and tell you all about me ;)
9) Favorite Books/Authors:Anything JD Robb, Nora Roberts, or Yasmine Galenorn. Twilight Series and lots of Manga (Japanese Comics)


Disney things!

1) Favorite Movie: Finding Nemo
2) Favorite Character: Ariel
3) Have you ever been to the parks: No
4) What park is your favorite: Don't know yet
5) Favorite ride: Don't know
6) Favorite song: She's in Love (Little Mermaid the Musical)

Program questions!

1) Have you interviewed yet: yes
2) If so, have they emailed you back: Yes. I got a thank you note for interviewing.
3) Roles you're applying for: anything and everything pretty much. Except a character role. Just not for me
4) Where do you want to live: No idea
5) Are you bringing a car: I don't drive :(

I'm just really excited that I may get to be a part of this experience. I want to make a ton of friends and get wicked tan! I'm so nervously waiting I fell like I might explode with anticipation lol! If you would like to get to know me just send a message over and I will reply to it as soon as I'm able!

Thanks for reading!

 
 
Current Mood: bouncybouncy
 
 
 
03 March 2009 @ 07:23 pm

1) Your name: Patricia
2) What you prefer to go by: Patricia, Trish, or Trisha
3) Age:20
4) Where are you from: San Jose, CA
5) Where do you go to school: San Jose State University
6) What year are you in: Junior
7) Your major: Accounting
8) How did you hear about the program: A friend in my French Class in the 10th grade told me about it.  She wants to be an animator

A little more in depth about you!

1) Favorite genres of music: Alt. rock and Classic Hollywood Musicals mostly, but usually just whatever I am in the mood for
2) Favorite bands/singers: Mates of State and Coldplay
3) Favorite movies: The Goonies, A Beautiful Mind, Across the Universe and Superbad
4) Hobbies: reading, music, and youtube
5) Favorite food: corn, carrots and chocolate lols
6) An interesting fact: I have worked at Jamba Juice for two years
7) Good qualities: I can start a conversation with probably anyone if I want to.
8) Bad qualities: I talk a lot... ha
9) Favorite Books/Authors: I just read Agatha Christy's The Mysterious Mr. Quinn, that was amazing, and of course I am a huge Harry Potter nerd, and I love The Counte of Monte Cristo


Disney things!

1) Favorite Movie: Pocahontas and Alice in Wonderland
2) Favorite Character: Pocahontas, Peter Pan, and Tinkerbell
3) Have you ever been to the parks: Disneyland bunches, and WDW once in 2003 for 2 weeks!!!
4) What park is your favorite: ALL OF THEM!
5) Favorite ride: Peter Pan, Indiana Jones and SOARIN'
6) Favorite song: Colors of the Wind (what can I say, I LOVE pocahontas)

Program questions!

1) Have you interviewed yet: Thursday, yay
2) If so, have they emailed you back:
3) Roles you're applying for: just about all of them
4) Where do you want to live: I would prefer Patterson, but I wouldn't be crushed if I didn't get it because the other two have their perks too
5) Are you bringing a car: btwn me and my friend Jessi, we are planning to bring one... we still have to figure that out.

I can't wait to go down to Disney and meet all sorts of people.  If anyone wants to chat before we all get down there, as the kids say, "I'm down" ha.   Oh, and PS, how many of you have seen LaurenandMatt on youtube?   awesomeness ;o)
 

 
 
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03 March 2009 @ 06:02 pm
Ladies and Gents, I just got my folder!

I'll be in the Fall Advantage Program, so I'll be down there a little early.

Is anyone else an Advantage participant?

 
 
Current Mood: okayokay
 
 
02 March 2009 @ 09:28 pm
Hi :)

1) Your name: Jessica
2) What you prefer to go by: Jessi, Jess, Jessica
3) Age: 20
4) Where are you from: California
5) Where do you go to school: A university out here
6) What year are you in: Sophmore
7) Your major: Musical theater
8) How did you hear about the program: A friend who is also applying for this fall


A little more in depth about you!

1) Favorite genres of music: Broadway is my all time favorite but I listen to all the normal radio things also
2) Favorite bands/singers: Linkin Park!!!
3) Favorite movies: Stardust [for now ;) ]
4) Hobbies: Singing, performing, shopping, hanging out with friends, reading
5) Favorite food: watermelon
6) An interesting fact: My school adviser's niece is the new Ariel on broadway and her friend is the new Ursula
7) Good qualities: friendly, outgoing, nice, trusting, supportive, smart
8) Bad qualities: procrastination
9) Favorite Books/Authors: I like lots of books, many of which are very popular right now :)


Disney things!

1) Favorite Movie: Almost all of the animated movies
2) Favorite Character: The princesses and fairies and classic characters and heroes and animals....
3) Have you ever been to the parks: Only Disneyland
4) What park is your favorite: My favorite land is Adventure Land
5) Favorite ride: Indiana Jones
6) Favorite song: All of them :)
7) Disneyland Must-see: Fantasmic!


Program questions!


1) Have you interviewed yet: Nope...in three days
2) If so, have they emailed you back: nope :)
3) Roles you're applying for: Character Performer, character attendant, attractions, merchandise, costuming
4) Where do you want to live: 2-3 bedroom in Patterson
5) Are you bringing a car:
hopefully, but that is yet to be worked out

Have a magical day :)
 
 
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Current Mood: cheerfulcheerful
 
 
02 March 2009 @ 01:17 am
1) Your name: Allison
2) What you prefer to go by: Allie
3) Age: 22
4) Where are you from: Cumberland, RI
5) Where do you go to school: University of Rhode Island
6) What year are you in: Graduating senior!
7) Your major: History
8) How did you hear about the program: met a cast member who did it when i was a sophomore in high school

A little more in depth about you!

1) Favorite genres of music: anything but country or super slow songs.
2) Favorite bands/singers: Godsmack, Aerosmith, HSM, Cheetah Girls, Guns N Roses
3) Favorite movies: Amadeus, Rocky Horror Picture Show, Rocketman
4) Hobbies: american history, writing kick ass papers, my sorority
5) Favorite food: umm anything Ohana
6) An interesting fact: I'm a huge history nerd.
7) Good qualities: I'll be nice to you as long as you are considerate to me. I hate inconsiderate people. I think before I speak and I usually put others before myself, unless it comes to my career. I'm prompt, dependable, and intelligent.
8) Bad qualities: I will call you out if you do something totally and unarguably wrong. I think i'm pretty awesome (but that's only because everyone tells me i am.)
9) Favorite Books/Authors: Annette Blair, stuff on Colonial America, Cyrano de Bergerac, Tartuffe, The Secret Society Girl series

Disney things!

1) Favorite Movie: Beauty and the Beast, HSM 2, Zenon, Rocketman
2) Favorite Character: Stitch and Mickey
3) Have you ever been to the parks: yes
4) What park is your favorite: EPCOT for its culture and intelligence, Hollywood Studios for its star quality
5) Favorite ride: Great Movie Ride, Tower of Terror
6) Favorite song: Golden Dream, Belle, Cheetah Love, Fuego

Program questions!

1) Have you interviewed yet: Yes Feb 17, 2009
2) If so, have they emailed you back: Yup on Feb 28, 2009
3) Roles you're applying for: I applied for (with first three in order as i stated in my interview) Main Entrance Operations, Attractions, and Hospitality, then Transporation, Merchandise, and Photopass
4) Where do you want to live: Chatham or Patterson
5) Are you bringing a car: Hopefully- we'll see.

Interviewer: Amy
Support Recruiter: Jannah
It took 12 days for me to receive my letter.

I got my acceptance letter yesterday- Fall Advantage May 27-Jan 2 in Main Entrance Operations! I accepted today and am just waiting for some career discussions with some people before i pay the assessment fee and make it definite. Otherwise I'll be down there on the 27th!
 
 
26 February 2009 @ 06:21 pm
I am so excited! I was accepted for Fall 2009 in Attractions, and I will be checking in Aug 10th. I can't wait!! I have my fingers crossed to get either JC or GMR.
 
 
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