25 episodes

Welcome to 'Experience Imagination', a Themed Entertainment Podcast presented by Falcon's Creative Group. On this show, artists, engineers, filmmakers, and other creative professionals from in and around our design studio come together to tackle a new discussion topic every episode. When it comes to the latest trends, theories, and technologies, we’re diving into the deep end of the pool to shine a light on the modern revolution of themed attractions and entertainment experiences.

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Welcome to 'Experience Imagination', a Themed Entertainment Podcast presented by Falcon's Creative Group. On this show, artists, engineers, filmmakers, and other creative professionals from in and around our design studio come together to tackle a new discussion topic every episode. When it comes to the latest trends, theories, and technologies, we’re diving into the deep end of the pool to shine a light on the modern revolution of themed attractions and entertainment experiences.

    #21 - IP: The Currency Of Storytelling

    #21 - IP: The Currency Of Storytelling

    In the first episode of Season 3, we discuss intellectual property, and it's growing role in storytelling in the themed entertainment industry.

    We are honored to be joined by Alan Parente, VP of Creative at National Geographic Society to discuss intellectual property, how the Nat Geo brand has evolved, and the venture into offering Nat Geo brick-n-mortar experiences.

    • 25 min
    #020 - Retailtainment: Enchanting the Buying Experience

    #020 - Retailtainment: Enchanting the Buying Experience

    The term “retailtainment” has gained some pretty significant popularity in and around the themed entertainment industry in recent years.

    Falcon’s Creative Director Mike Wallace joins us on our latest podcast episode to discuss retailtainment, what it means, and what the future holds in the space.

    Learn more about retailtainment by visiting our blog here: https://falconscreativegroup.com/retailtainment-enchanting-the-buying-experience

    • 24 min
    #019 - Welcome to Katmandu (Partnership Announcement)

    #019 - Welcome to Katmandu (Partnership Announcement)

    In this episode, we sit down with Katmandu founders Scott and Julia Demerau, as well as Katmandu's Senior VP of Development Jay Pecotte, to discuss the overall partnership with Falcon's. Also, we reveal more information on the Katmandu theme park and attractions being built in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

    To learn more about the partnership between Katmandu and Falcon's, please visit: https://falconscreativegroup.com/news/katmandu-partnership/

    • 25 min
    #018 - The Art Of Master Planning

    #018 - The Art Of Master Planning

    In this episode, we sit down with Creative Director Mike Wallace and Associate Creative Director Stephen Ricker to discuss the art of master planning. It is a fascinating episode that details how we start the design process when creating vast spaces. 

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    • 19 min
    #017 - Halo: Outpost Discovery Part II

    #017 - Halo: Outpost Discovery Part II

    Featuring 343 Industries, Herschend Live, and voice actor Melisa, this second-part to our Halo series covers the implementation of the Halo-themed traveling guest experience. Listen to learn about the creative process behind bringing the Halo lore to life in a physical space. 

    Special Credits

    Thanks goes to our studio guests Tyler and Jeremy from 343 Industries, Tom and Mike from Herschend Live, and Melisa, the voice of Gabriella.

    • 38 min
    Special Event | "The Women Astronauts" Live at the Hollywood Bowl with composer Penka Kouneva

    Special Event | "The Women Astronauts" Live at the Hollywood Bowl with composer Penka Kouneva

    Falcon's Creative Group had the honor of working with composer Penka Kouneva in the production of the video "The Women Astronauts", which was featured along with a live orchestra performance composed by Penka at the "America In Space" event held at the Hollywood Bowl. 

    Learn how the production of the "Women Astronauts" video came to be and listen to a moving interview with Penka, which details her story, her interests in the space program, and her inspiration behind the musical piece. 

    • 24 min

Customer Reviews

jasonambler ,

Amazing Industry Insight

Great podcast for anyone interested in creating theme parks and attractions. Each episode is from a totally different viewpoint and offers unique perspectives.

gilosal ,

Great podcast for themed entertainment fans!

The first few episodes have been awesome to hear a cool fresh perspective on the industry and to learn more about the side you don't hear a ton about. Love it!

Adamofthefranks ,

Fantastic podcast!!

I really enjoy the theme park industry, and to finally have insight on what the professionals are doing to make it even better is such a cool experience to listen to. Can’t wait to listen to more.

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