"There are so many expectations," Walker said. "So many of our people come in and they have never even had to schedule a day out before. They've never had to get up and be anywhere. It's just a major culture shock."
"We just had no idea how or whether this was going to work," said Jennifer Walker, a member of the first cast. "We were in this beautiful, brand new space in a gorgeous setting, and we thought the work we were doing was a lot of fun and that people would really enjoy it. But we also wondered. . are people going to drive to the park to see it? Of course, 25 years later we know the answer."