ESCAPE ROOMS – Quest Room Amnesia – CA

QUEST ROOM LA

Incredible!!! I have played over 500 escape rooms and I see between 30-45 haunted attractions each year and Amnesia impressed me! I highly recommend Quest Room experiences for anyone that loves story-driven escape rooms and/or haunted attractions. Quest Rooms are adrenaline filled fun! I highly recommend them!

ANNOUNCEMENT-

The Halogen Company announces YULE

December 6th, 8pm to Midnight at 2234 Temple St, Los Angeles CA

The Halogen Company, is proud to invite the Los Angeles immersive theater community to a celebration! The company that brought you One Exit, the sold out summer immersive experience, is holding a winter extravaganza, YULE, at 2234 Temple St, Los Angeles, CA.

Be transported to a winter forest, filled with mischief and surprises. Help us exalt our fellow immersive companies as we shed light on everyone’s accomplishments from this past year. Dance the year away in our Huntsmen’s Forest. Winter creatures will entertain you as you enjoy holiday punch and tasty treats. Tread carefully, the Wild Hunt is known to crash the party.

Featuring performances from Koryn Ann Wicks and Demi Jolato, tarot readings from Keight Lane, caricature portraits with Stephanie Delazeri, holiday DJ Olivia Paulson, and a VIP immersive performance by James Cowan.

In our Nice Room, find your renewal and create something for others. Bringing you inner peace, this room is dedicated to bringing cheer to those less fortunate. Craft a card or special note for a child in need while playing in our snow-covered wonderland.

The Naughty Lounge is not for everyone. Those unfortunate enough to purchase this ticket will get to meet the Demon of Yule himself. This immersive experience will leave you feeling all kinds of wrong.

YULE is a festive affair. We encourage our patrons to dress up in their finest woodland garb! This party is wheelchair accessible. Yule will run 8pm-12am on December 6th.

Event Concept + Creative Director by Julia Henning

Event Coordination by Stefani Lah + P.A.C. Events

Asst. Event Concept + Coordination by Julia Farrell Diefenbach Technical Design by Ryan Dohner

Original artwork by Nick Fisher

Tickets start at $35 and available at https://thehalogenco.bpt.me or our website: thehalogencompany.com.

PLUG IN INITIATIVE: CARDS FOR HOSPITALIZED KIDS

The Halogen Company invites you to make a card for a child in need this holiday season. While attending YULE y ou will have the opportunity to make a card for Cards for Hospitalized Kids.

Cards for Hospitalized Kids (CFHK) is an internationally recognized charitable organization that spreads hope, joy & magic to hospitalized kids across America through uplifting, handmade cards. We hope you will get involved and help us brighten the days of as many hospitalized kids as possible. If you cannot join in our festivities on December 7th, we encourage you to send your own! Go to http://www.cardsforhospitalizedkids.com/ for more info.

The Halogen Company will also be hosting a raffle, featuring merchandise from other immersive companies, show tickets and oodles of other goodies you will want to stuff your stockings with. All proceeds will be donated to the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles. Again if you cannot join us on December 6th, please donate at https://www.chla.org/.

HALOGEN COMPANY’S MISSION

The Halogen Company (thehalogencompany.com) is a Los Angeles based theatre production company committed to the interactive and immersive theater experience. Winners of the Los Angeles’ 2019 Immersive Invitational Audience Award, our previous works include ONE EXIT, our 2019 summer sold out immersive experience, based off Sartre’s No Exit and Dante’s Inferno; Almost, Maine, our sold out interactive rendition of John Cariani’s classic play; Sit Down and Shut Up: A One Woman Immersive Experience discussing female treatment in the workplace in varying professional settings.

We thrive on creating and honoring live theater, merging artists, interacting with a multitude of inventive outlets and offering resources and tools for actors who crave the creative hustle. The Halogen Company revels in stories that mine the often forgotten moments of our lives to celebrate the philosophical and existential gems underneath. We tilt the scale between original and classic pieces intended for audience interaction and full immersion. The actors vary, the stories differ, the locations change…but we are always sure to bump the lamp.

HAUNTS – Club Fear Twisted Manor – CA

CLUB FEAR

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Club Fear Twisted Manor is my favorite home haunt of 2019. I always enjoy a good home haunt and there are several in SoCal, a few in Santa Clarita even, but these clowns really knock it out of the park. I love the slider clowns in the front. They were scary, but also really great with the kids. The idea of visiting a clown at his house is a really fun theme. I love the misdirection in the maze itself. The effect that follows is also a wonderful scary surprise. I thought the makeup is stand out. The actors really understand the art of the scare and do a magnificent job. The set design was great. It’s a good length for a home haunt. Overall an excellent, scary home haunt that I highly recommend.

LOCATED AT:

23501 Clearidge Drive
Valencia 91354

HAUNTS – Beware the Dark Realm – CA

BEWARE THE DARK REALM

Beware the Dark Realm is a popular home haunt in Santa Clarita. It has an impressive castle facade that you go through to enter this dark Halloween realm. The sets are well done. The actors are passionate. They make great use of their space making the path seem much longer than what you might expect from the outside appearance. It’s a fun home haunt that is clearly loved by the community. They always seem to have a good turn out for the event.

I hope you get the chance to attend Beware the Dark Realm this Halloween season. I look forward to seeing what they do next year.

Location:

28621 Sugar Pine Way

Santa Clarita, CA 91390

HAUNTS – Pumkin Jacks Haunted House – CA

PUMKIN JACKS

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Pumkin Jack’s Haunted House is an elaborate home haunt located at 28603 Natalie Lane, Santa Clarita, 91390. This year the theme is Michael Meyers. Pumkin Jack’s is a bit shorter than many professional haunts, but for a home haunt it’s a good length. The set design is impressive. The use of lighting and fog is spot on. The actors really understand the art of the scare. At times I felt like I had been transported into a maze at Halloween Horror Nights. They really nailed it. I hope you will take a trip to visit Pumkin Jack’s this season.

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