How Six Flags parks plan to survive the coronavirus pandemic

How Six Flags parks plan to survive the coronavirus pandemic

In early 2020, the Six Flags theme park chain found itself facing extinction for the second time in about decade, this time due to the coronavirus pandemic. But investors say a recent influx of needed cash and a renewed focus on its core business have given it a solid chance of survival, and perhaps some […]
Disney names new leadership for its parks and streaming service

Disney names new leadership for its parks and streaming service

Josh D’Amaro, chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products. Disney Disney said Monday that it tapped new leaders to oversee its parks and its streaming services.  Josh D’Amaro, who previously was the president of Walt Disney World Resort, was...
The new normal for theme parks post-coronavirus

The new normal for theme parks post-coronavirus

Hogwarts is seen in “Wizarding World of Harry Potter” theme park at Universal Studios Hollywood, in Los Angeles, USA on April 6, 2016. Anadolu Agency Theme parks are designed to have crowds.  That’s the crux of the issues that theme parks big and...
Disney could take a $1 billion hit each month that parks remain closed

Disney could take a $1 billion hit each month that parks remain closed

Visitors wearing face masks take selfies at Shanghai Disney Resort after the coronavirus pandemic on May 11, 2020 in Shanghai, China. Tang Yanjun | China News Service | Getty Images Shanghai Disneyland may have been able to reopen, but Disney could be on track to lose...
Shanghai Disneyland will offer a blueprint for reopening other parks

Shanghai Disneyland will offer a blueprint for reopening other parks

Visitors watch fireworks explode over the Shanghai Disneyland castle at an event to mark the first anniversary of the opening of the park. STR | AFP | Getty Images In less than a week, Disney will reopen its Shanghai theme park, offering up a glimpse to the rest of...