Interview: Gary Goddard (Part 2)

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Editorial: Thoughts on Bill & Ted

October 25, 2013 - I’ll be honest: much has already been said about the recent closure of Bill & Ted’s Excellent Halloween Adventure which makes me hesitant to construct this post. Though some of...

Interview: Jerry Green – The Early Days of Universal & The Studio Tour –...

body.custom-background { background-image:url('https://insideuniversal.net/features/jerrygreen1/bg.jpg'); background-attachment:fixed; background-repeat:no-repeat; background-position:center; height:100%;} With a career spanning over 25 years, Jerry Green has had many roles with Universal Studios Hollywood. Starting out as a tour guide in the early 70s, Jerry served as an attraction...

Interview: Jerry Green – The Early Days of Universal & The Studio Tour –...

body.custom-background { background-image:url('https://insideuniversal.net/features/jerrygreen1/bg.jpg'); background-attachment:fixed; background-repeat:no-repeat; background-position:center; height:100%;} With a career spanning over 25 years, Jerry Green has had many roles with Universal Studios Hollywood. Starting out as a tour guide in the early 70s, Jerry served as an attraction...

Interview With @FakeThemePark – Murph Gantly

September 9, 2013 - In the midst of obsessive theme park fan sites, blogs, Twitter accounts and Facebook fan pages lies the folks over at @FakeThemePark. If you've never stumbled upon their Facebook or...

Inside Universal Video Cast – September 7, 2013 – Closures

September 7, 2013 - In this month's edition, Adriana, Chris and Jon discuss the park's recent closures, Universal Plaza, WaterWorld and the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. The video and audio download are located below....

Studio Vault: The Adventures of Curious George

body.custom-background { background-color: #a2a2a2; background-position:top center; background-repeat:no-repeat; height:100%;} After five and a half years of operation, the Adventures of Curious George playground has soaked its last delighted guests. Located on the Upper Lot...

Halloween Horror Nights 2013: What We Know

Editor's note: Bruce Babcock is a contributor to Inside Universal's coverage of Halloween Horror Nights. August 21, 2013 – This year – arguably more than previous years – has been a year full of speculation...

Editorial: No Room for Mistakes – The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

July 15, 2013 - The announcement of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter has spurred feverish speculation throughout the theme park community, with much of the discourse focusing exclusively on the possible roster of...

Bruce’s Predictions for Halloween Horror Nights 2013

Editor's note: Bruce Babcock is a contributor to Inside Universal's coverage of Halloween Horror Nights. We've asked him to give us his predictions and analysis for this year's event. July 3, 2013 – Seeing that...