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Tale as Old as Time

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  Lea-Ann Niven was raised in Wellington, New Zealand but moved with her family to Auckland, as a child where she now owns her own hair salon. What people don’t know about Lea-Ann is that while she plays a hairdresser by day, she moonlights as a fully blown Disnerd – particularly during the holiday season! The Disney dream began for Lea-Ann at a young age:   “A boy in my class at primary school went to Disneyland on holiday and I remember being so envious and very happy when he bought me back a pencil sharpener which I still have...

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Where For Art Thou Romero?

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The Art of Romero Britto     Born in Recife, Brazil in 1963, Romero Britto is known for his electic, neo-pop art which incorporates elements of cubism, pop art and graffiti mixed with vibrant colours and bold patterns. Britto sees his art as embodying a visual expression of hope and happiness, and reflects the inherent optimism that he feels toward the world, and toward life. Because of Romero’s radiant spirit and uplifting pieces of art, he has now come to be regarded as one of the greatest pop artists of the modern world. Despite his accomplishment in the international art...

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Skeletons in the Closet: Jack Skellington

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Graceful and patient to the core, Jack Skellington is the epitome of the undead gentlemen.  He is also the Pumpkin King of Halloween Town and the hero of the 1993 Disney film The Nightmare before Christmas. Halloween town is a fantasy world which lives in constant celebration of Halloween. Jack is the patron spirit of Halloween and is regarded as, to Halloween, what Santa is to Christmas. Other characters are also spirits of the spooky holiday, with Jack being the most important. The collective job of the spirits is to scare people in our world, on Halloween night. As the...

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Disney Villains: Part 4. Return of the Old Codfish

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  Disney Villains is a separate Walt Disney Co. franchise which brings to life over 120 villains from Disney films, television shows, video games, books and resorts.  In this five-part series, we take a look at our top 5 Disney villains! This week, the spotlight is on….   Captain Hook   Though he doesn’t appear until 20 minutes into the film, Captain James Bartholomew Hook is the main antagonist of Disney’s feature length film Peter Pan, and is a principal member of the Disney Villains line-up       A Pirate's Life Famous for his luscious black, shoulder-length curls, the...

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Disney Villains: Part 3. Off With Their Heads!

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Disney Villains is a separate Walt Disney Co. franchise which brings to life over 120 villains from Disney films, television shows, video games, books and resorts.  In this five-part series, we take a look at our top 5 Disney villains! This week, the spotlight is on….   THE QUEEN OF HEARTS   The Queen of Hearts, known by title rather than name, is the antagonist of the 1951 film Alice in Wonderland. The film, which is 13th in the Disney canon, depicts the tyrannical, pathological queen as the ruler of Wonderland whose role has led her to take on one...

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