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June 11, 2014

Disney Parks Guests See Maleficent at Disney Parks Around the World

By Christi Erwin Donnan, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts
At Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, we bring classic Disney stories to life through character meet-and-greets, attractions and shows every day. And with the recent opening of Maleficent in theaters, we’re offering our guests around the world even more opportunities to experience Sleeping Beauty, Maleficent and other characters from the classic Disney animated film "Sleeping Beauty."
January 29, 2013

Bringing Disney Stories to Life at Disney Parks — A Look at Sleeping Beauty Castle

By Patricia Sheppard, The Walt Disney Company
"Sleeping Beauty," which celebrates its 54th anniversary today, was in development while Walt Disney was building his dream of Disneyland. To help promote the film, Walt decided to name his castle after "Sleeping Beauty" — using the centerpiece of Disneyland as a tool to immerse guests in the now beloved classic.