The Theme Park Architect Podcast

The Theme Park Architect Podcast

By Theme Park Architect
The Theme Park Architect podcast is hosted by former Disney Imagineer, theme park design consultant, and licensed Architect J. Daniel Jenkins. In this podcast he will provide insider knowledge about theme park design, discuss theme park industry related topics, and provide his perspective about theme park design using his subject matter expertise.
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Episode No. 6: Theme Park Design - SD - CD Design Phases
Episode 06 is the final episode in Season 1 and the final part of the series of podcasts where I discuss what is required from the architectural and engineering design team to coordinate and conclude the final design and construction documents. We discuss what is required for the Permit Set release and the Issue for Construction Set release. See you next year where we kick off Season 2 with a new multi-podcast series, The Anatomy of Theme Park Design, where we go beyond the design documents and get into the details of theme park design!
31:43
December 18, 2019
Episode No. 5: Theme Park Design - Concept and Feasibility Phases
Episode 05 is the third part of the series of podcasts where I discuss what is required from the facility, site and area development design team disciplines while Creative continues to advance the story they started in the preceding Blue Sky phase.
27:07
September 11, 2019
Episode No. 4: Theme Park Design - Blue Sky Design Phase
This episode is the second in a new series of podcasts where the Theme Park Architect, Daniel, will dive deeper into theme park design. In this episode we will discuss the Blue Sky design phase and what is entailed and often required for theme park architects in this first of many design phases.
17:11
August 30, 2019
Episode No. 3: Theme Park Site Selection and Site Design
This episode is the first in a new series of future podcasts where the Theme Park Architect, Daniel, will dive deeper into theme park design. In this episode we will discuss theme park site selection, site design, and what it takes to prep the site for a new theme park or an expansion to an existing theme park before the first building, ride, or attraction foundation is poured.
37:37
August 22, 2019
Episode No. 2: Nostalgia vs. Innovation in The Park Design
In this episode we further discuss my blogpost on themeparkarchitect.com where I provide insight into how Nostalgia and Innovation affect a theme park’s design and what is the right amount and balance of those two design elements that make a theme park successful.
21:45
July 8, 2019
Episode No. 1: Theme Park Rock Work Explained
Theme Park Architect and former Disney Imagineer Daniel Jenkins briefly explains how Theme Park Rock Work is made and why it’s used.
07:07
June 30, 2019