Forfatterarkiv: Alexander Sjursæther

Om Alexander Sjursæther

This is a blog about my life as a Cultural Representative at the Norwegian Pavillion in Epcot 2011.

The Opening video of the Norway pavilion, June 3th 1988

Hurra! I finally found the video of the opening of the pavilion that was broadcasted live on Norwegian state television on the official inaguration day June 3th 1988 by the Crown Prince (now King) Harald! The whole video can be watched … Les videre

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RIP Maelstrom – A High Seas Norwegian Adventure 1988-2014

«You are not the first to pass this way, nor shall you be the last.» 25 years and over 125 million Guests later, the Guests and Casts riding the attraction today will certainly be the last to pass this way… … Les videre

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Dear Disney

Its now all clear that Disney will close the Norwegian attraction, Maelstrom, at Epcot on October 6th. It will be turned into a Frozen-ride. As I served Disney as a Cultural Representative for the Norway pavilion for two years I … Les videre

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Long time, no see

I know! Its been a horrible long time since my last post! Im sorry about that… There has been LOADS of stuff going on. And now I finally have the time to sit down and take some time to update … Les videre

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Adventures by Disney: Norway

Some days ago it was annonced that Adventures by Disney will have a new destination next year, its Norway. In the brief statement Disney said: «Adventures by Disney will head to Norway on a new trip inspired by the soon-to-be released … Les videre

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Frozen brings hope to Norway pavilion?

Today I found out that Disney and Norway just a few days ago signed a contract to promote Norway tourism with the coming Disney Frozen movie which premieres November 27 this year. Its no doubt that the filmation of Frozen, … Les videre

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22.07.13

Today its 2 years since the terrorist attacks in Norway happened. Its weird to be back in the US where I was that day two years ago… On the 22.07.11 I woke up by my roommate telling me there was … Les videre

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