Civil wars and revolutions mean bad times for the entertainment industry‘s heterotopias. Covering an area of 60 hectares, the amusement park „Dreampark“, directly adjacent to the gated community „Dreamland“ just west of Cairo, is the largest recreational park in the Middle East. Candy colours, white water rides and American fast food abound. The images were taken on the first day of the trial against Mohammad Mursi, former president and chairman of the Muslim Brotherhood. On that day, the Disney soundtracks echoed unheard in the surrounding desert. Fearing violent riots and attacks, people didn‘t dare to spend their free time re-enacting the American dream.