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Their Magic: Stories from Disney Cast Members

Visiting a Disney park is all about experiencing that Disney "magic." But all the attractions, shows, fireworks, shops, restaurants would be nothing without the cast members who make everything run. They are the magic makers in the Disney parks and resorts.This show will feature a different cast member each episode, letting them tell their story of how they came to work for Disney, what their roles were like, and some of their favorite memories.Disney is all about story telling, so here is a chance for you to hear from some of those everyday cast members about how they bring the magic to someone's visit.

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Their Magic Episode 11 - Melissa Lenox

In this episode we chat with Melissa Lenox. Melissa was a performer as part of the Disney college program. During her time as a cast member, Melissa had the chance to work a somewhat unique parade at Walt Disney World: Tapestry of Dreams/Tapestry of Nations, Epcot's one and only parade. She's got some great stories to tell and we'll get some insight into what this parade was like.  Melissa's info: https://www.coastersandcastlestravel.com/lenox https://www.facebook.com/MelissaLenoxCoastersandCastlesTravel/ https://www.instagram.com/magicaltripswithmelj/ Email: mlenox@travelcnc.com Show email: TheirMagicPodcast@gmail.com If you are a current or former Disney cast member and would like to share your story on this podcast, please send me an email! Let me know your role(s) and when you worked, and I'll get in touch with you about scheduling an interview. Is there a question you've always wanted to ask a Disney cast member, feel free to send me an email and I will do my best to ask the cast members! My social media: www.youtube.com/YensidOrganist Instagram: @yensidorganist Theme song composed by Dave Recchione. Performed by Rob Hlebinsky.

33mins

25 Mar 2022

Rank #1

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Their Magic Episode 10 - Sarah Roth

In this episode we chat with Sarah Roth. Sarah is a former cast member who worked as a food and beverage lead at the Grand Floridian, an executive secretary at the Contemporary, and the project manager and opening leader for Club 33 at Walt Disney World. She's got some great stories to tell, and you may even discover a new restaurant to try out on your next visit. Sarah's Info: thewineceo.com Sarah@thewineceo.com (email) @thewineceo (Instagram, twitter, pinterest) @Sarahthewineceo (Facebook) Virtual Wine tastings, Educational Classes, Coaching, Consulting, and Podcast Show   The Wine CEO on Spotify The Wine CEO on Amazon Music The Wine CEO on Apple Podcasts Show email: TheirMagicPodcast@gmail.com If you are a current or former Disney cast member and would like to share your story on this podcast, please send me an email! Let me know your role(s) and when you worked, and I'll get in touch with you about scheduling an interview. Is there a question you've always wanted to ask a Disney cast member, feel free to send me an email and I will do my best to ask the cast members! My social media: www.youtube.com/YensidOrganist Instagram: @yensidorganist Theme song composed by Dave Recchione. Performed by Rob Hlebinsky.

1hr 15mins

21 Jan 2022

Rank #2

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Their Magic Episode 9 - Angela Batista

In this episode we chat with Angela Batista. Angela is a former college program CM who worked the merchandise carts on Main St. in the Magic Kingdom. She's got some great stories for us about her time with the company! Angela's Socials: https://www.facebook.com/AdventuresByAngelaB https://www.instagram.com/adventuresbyangelab/ Show email: TheirMagicPodcast@gmail.com If you are a current or former Disney cast member and would like to share your story on this podcast, please send me an email! Let me know your role(s) and when you worked, and I'll get in touch with you about scheduling an interview. Is there a question you've always wanted to ask a Disney cast member, feel free to send me an email and I will do my best to ask the cast members! My social media: www.youtube.com/YensidOrganist Instagram: @yensidorganist Theme song composed by Dave Recchione. Performed by Rob Hlebinsky.

1hr 15mins

24 Dec 2021

Rank #3

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Their Magic Episode 8 - Christine Morrison

In this episode we chat with Christine Morrison. Christine is a former cast member who worked in a few Disney Stores. She will share her story about her time as a cast member and we'll get to hear the similarities and differences to merchandise roles in the parks and resorts. Christine's Socials: https://www.facebook.com/christine.tildsleymorrison/ https://www.facebook.com/BDPetsitting Instagram: blackdogpetsitting TikTok: BlackDog Petsitting  LinkedIn: Christine Tildsley Morrison  Show email: TheirMagicPodcast@gmail.com If you are a current or former Disney cast member and would like to share your story on this podcast, please send me an email! Let me know your role(s) and when you worked, and I'll get in touch with you about scheduling an interview. Is there a question you've always wanted to ask a Disney cast member, feel free to send me an email and I will do my best to ask the cast members! My social media: www.youtube.com/YensidOrganist Instagram: @yensidorganist Theme song composed by Dave Recchione. Performed by Rob Hlebinsky.

1hr 11mins

10 Dec 2021

Rank #4

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Their Magic Episode 7 - Jess Brown

In this episode we chat with Jess Brown. Jess is a former Cast Member whose role was in merchandise at the Newport Bay Boutique at Disneyland Paris. We will take our first trip outside of the U.S. and learn about the different but familiar world of the Disney parks around the globe.   Show email: TheirMagicPodcast@gmail.com If you are a current or former Disney cast member and would like to share your story on this podcast, please send me an email! Let me know your role(s) and when you worked, and I'll get in touch with you about scheduling an interview. Is there a question you've always wanted to ask a Disney cast member, feel free to send me an email and I will do my best to ask the cast members! My social media: www.youtube.com/YensidOrganist Instagram: @yensidorganist Theme song composed by Dave Recchione. Performed by Rob Hlebinsky.

54mins

12 Nov 2021

Rank #5

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Their Magic Episode 6 - AyJay Mulholland

In this episode we chat with AyJay Mulholland. AyJay has had several different roles during her time at Disney World, both in the college program and as a full time cast member. She'll share her stories of working as a lifeguard at Typhoon Lagoon, a server in the Plaza Ice Cream Parlor in the Magic Kingdom, a driver at the Kilimanjaro Safaris in Animal Kingdom, and as a concierge at Pop Century. Happiest Podcast on Earth: https://happiestpodcastonearth.com/ AyJay's YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZl35aaMi78FuemKU-F-4Jw Show email: TheirMagicPodcast@gmail.com If you are a current or former Disney cast member and would like to share your story on this podcast, please send me an email! Let me know your role(s) and when you worked, and I'll get in touch with you about scheduling an interview. Is there a question you've always wanted to ask a Disney cast member, feel free to send me an email and I will do my best to ask the cast members! My social media: www.youtube.com/YensidOrganist Instagram: @yensidorganist Theme song composed by Dave Recchione. Performed by Rob Hlebinsky.

1hr 2mins

29 Oct 2021

Rank #6

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Their Magic Episode 5 - Amanda and Mitchell Everett

In this episode we chat with Amanda and Mitchell Everett. Both are former cast members who met through the college program. Their Disney careers saw a number of different roles, mostly at Hollywood Studios, and they have some fascinating stories to tell. Happily Everett After YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/HappilyEverettAfter Show email: TheirMagicPodcast@gmail.com If you are a current or former Disney cast member and would like to share your story on this podcast, please send me an email! Let me know your role(s) and when you worked, and I'll get in touch with you about scheduling an interview. Is there a question you've always wanted to ask a Disney cast member, feel free to send me an email and I will do my best to ask the cast members! My social media: www.youtube.com/YensidOrganist Instagram: @yensidorganist Theme song composed by Dave Recchione. Performed by Rob Hlebinsky.

46mins

15 Oct 2021

Rank #7

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Their Magic Episode 4 - Kimberly Mason

In this episode we chat with Kimberly Mason. Kimberly is a former College Program cast member who worked in merchandise in the former Mickey's Starland, now a part of Fantsayland. Souvenirs are an important part of a Disney trip, and in this episode we get to learn some of the inner workings of keeping all the shops running. Show email: TheirMagicPodcast@gmail.com If you are a current or former Disney cast member and would like to share your story on this podcast, please send me an email! Let me know your role(s) and when you worked, and I'll get in touch with you about scheduling an interview. Is there a question you've always wanted to ask a Disney cast member, feel free to send me an email and I will do my best to ask the cast members! My social media: www.youtube.com/YensidOrganist Instagram: @yensidorganist Theme song composed by Dave Recchione. Performed by Rob Hlebinsky.

48mins

1 Oct 2021

Rank #8

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Their Magic Episode 3 - Rachel VanDyke

In this episode we chat with Rachel Vandyke. Rachel is a former College Program cast member who worked as a fast food hostess in Fantasyland. If you've ever wondered what it takes for the CMs to feed the the thousands of guests that come into the parks everyday, then this episode is for you. Rachel shares her stories from the fast paced world of food service in the Magic Kingdom. Show email: TheirMagicPodcast@gmail.com If you are a current or former Disney cast member and would like to share your story on this podcast, please send me an email! Let me know your role(s) and when you worked, and I'll get in touch with you about scheduling an interview. Is there a question you've always wanted to ask a Disney cast member, feel free to send me an email and I will do my best to ask the cast members! My social media: www.youtube.com/YensidOrganist Instagram: @yensidorganist Theme song composed by Dave Recchione. Performed by Rob Hlebinsky.

58mins

17 Sep 2021

Rank #9

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Their Magic Episode 2 - April Longcore

In this episode we chat with April Longcore. April is a former full-time cast member who worked as a performer in the Disney World parks. We'll get to hear about the multi-faceted nature of this role, and the sometimes surprising things it entails. April's website: https://matterofdelight.com/ Show email: TheirMagicPodcast@gmail.com If you are a current or former Disney cast member and would like to share your story on this podcast, please send me an email! Let me know your role(s) and when you worked, and I'll get in touch with you about scheduling an interview. Is there a question you've always wanted to ask a Disney cast member, feel free to send me an email and I will do my best to ask the cast members! My social media: www.youtube.com/YensidOrganist Instagram: @yensidorganist Theme song composed by Dave Recchione. Performed by Rob Hlebinsky.

54mins

3 Sep 2021

Rank #10