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The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) is an international non-profit association representing the world's leading creators, developers, designers and producers of compelling places and experiences.

Our members bring the experience of engaging storytelling and entertainment to a vast number of casinos, restaurants, retail stores, museums, zoos, theme parks and an ever-growing list of destinations that aim to bring a higher level of visitor experiences world wide.

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TEA blog

13 April 2015
Success! Photos! Media coverage! 2015 TEA Summit & Thea Awards Gala

Richard M. Sherman performs "it's a small world" at the 2015 Thea Awards Gala. Photo for TEA by Christopher Chien Ann Hathaway &  Christine Kerr chaired TEA Summit Day One ...

12 April 2015
Media coverage highlights: 2015 TEA Summit & Thea Awards Gala

TEA president Steve Birket poses at the Thea Awards Gala with a Raving Rabbid of Time Machine (Futuroscope) fame "Themed Entertainment is a THING!" -- Steve Birket (Birket Engineering), president, Themed ...

11 April 2015
GibGab: TEA helps students find careers in themed entertainment

The Themed Entertainment Association ( TEA ) cultivates students and young talent through its NextGen initiative. Activities include TEA GibGab, a speed networking event bringing together TEA NextGen members, who are college students ...

08 April 2015
TEA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: How Color Reflections serves the museum market

Shannon Martin of Color Reflections Las Vegas Shannon Martin of Color Reflections, a TEA member/sponsor company, explains how Color Reflections Las Vegas successfully expanded its business into the museum market. If ...

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Industry news

17 Apr 2015
Activists, actors and scientists go to court in opposition of beluga whale import plan

Plans by Georgia Aquarium to import 18 beluga whales have met with stern opposition from a group of activists, actors and scientists....

17 Apr 2015
Polin's World-Class Waterslides Keep Crystal Aura Guests On Site

"Once they begin riding the slides, they can't get enough"...

Source: Blooloop
17 Apr 2015
Disneyland Resort Announces Special Entertainment and Classic Attraction Upgrades for 60th Anniversary

Anaheim, CA, USA – The Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration will touch every aspect of the guest experience, beginning May 22, 2015. As guests enjoy the spectacular, new shows highlighting the celebration, ...

04 Oct 2014
EAS 2014: A 'dam good show

IAAPA’s Euro Attractions Show (EAS) smashed the 10,000 attendance barrier for the first time in its 11-year history when it took place last month in Amsterdam. Owen Ralph reports....

Source: ParkWorld
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