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Everything You Need to Know About Disney Imagination Campus

Disney Imagination Campus is a reimagined line of educational experiences for student groups of all ages. It harnesses beloved Disney franchises like Star Wars, Pixar, Frozen, Walt Disney Imagineering, and Disney Live Entertainment to inspire students’ creativity and career ambitions.
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The program launched in January 2022 with a diverse collection of interactive workshops, performances, and special events touching on subjects including:

  • Performing arts
  • Technology
  • Science
  • Humanities
  • Leadership

The curriculum is based on stimulating imagination and creativity to unlock endless possibilities. Disney utilizes its iconic storytelling and innovation to challenge students to apply their imagination to solve real-world problems. Workshops and activities take place inside the ultimate “living laboratories” – the Disney Parks themselves – with access to cutting-edge facilities and mentoring from world-class Disney professionals.

How to Get Into Disney Imagination Campus

Disney Imagination Campus is open to organized student groups of at least 10 students meeting age and grade requirements. This includes schools, community groups, sports teams, bands, orchestras, choirs, dance teams, and more. Here is the step-by-step process to register:

  1. Choose an experience – Browse the available workshops, performances, and events on the Disney Imagination Campus website and select one matching your group’s interests
  2. Register online – Fill out the registration form for your chosen experience
  3. Get confirmed – If accepted, you’ll receive a confirmation from a Disney representative
  4. Purchase tickets – Use the registration code to buy discounted group tickets through the ticket portal

Some performances and competitive events require an audition video submission. Disney entertainment professionals evaluate submissions based on talent, preparation, and other criteria.

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What You Do at Disney Imagination Campus

Disney Imagination Campus offers enriching educational workshops, engaging performances, and immersive behind-the-scenes experiences. Participants will:

Workshops

  • Learn from world-class Disney professionals in a variety of fields
  • Gain first-hand experience applying classroom knowledge to real-world examples
  • Solve interactive challenges and experiments
  • Discover the science, technology, artistry behind Disney magic

Performances

  • Receive coaching from Disney entertainment experts
  • Rehearse and perform shows on iconic Disney stages
  • Compete in Disney productions against student groups from across the country

Behind-the-Scenes

  • Go backstage at attractions like Haunted Mansion and Pirates of the Caribbean
  • See top-secret development facilities where Disney magic is created
  • Meet the Imagineers who design rides, shows, lands, fireworks and more
  • Network with Disney professionals about their education and career paths

With Disney magic enhancing every moment, students come away with elevated academic knowledge, improved talent, and empowering life lessons. Many describe their Disney Imagination Campus visit as a defining, one-of-a-kind educational experience.

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Facilities and Locations

Disney Imagination Campus programs take place across both U.S. resort locations:

Disneyland Resort

Disneyland Park

  • Stages for shows and workshops
  • Unique behind-the-scenes tours

Disney California Adventure

  • Hyperion Theater
  • Backstage access

Disney World Campus

Walt Disney World Resort

Epcot

  • Innoventions and festival buildings for exhibits & events
  • Outdoor American Gardens Theatre stage

Disney’s Hollywood Studios

  • Theater of the Stars
  • ABC Commissary stage

Disney Springs

  • World-class venues like House of Blues for performances

ESPN Wide World of Sports

  • The Arena, HP Field House, Visa Center for workshops & competitions

Disney Resort Hotels

  • Grand Floridian Resort orchestra performance stage
  • Conference centers for seminars and exhibits

With two fantastic resorts full of state-of-the-art facilities, there are venues and spaces tailored for every Disney Imagination Campus program.

Conclusion

Disney Imagination Campus unleashes the magic of Disney storytelling, innovation, and expertise to educate and inspire young minds. Through immersive workshops, empowering performances, and eye-opening behind-the-scenes access, students of all ages can unlock their creativity to solve problems and pursue their ambitions. With flexible dates and locations, any student group can experience Disney magic enhancing their education. Unforgettable Disney moments and lifelong lessons await at Disney Imagination Campus!