Manual Cinema Halloween Spooktacular
Thursday, October 31, 2013 from 7:30 PM to 11:00 PM (CDT)
Manual Cinema is thrilled to announce a Halloween night of spooktacular delight! Join us for a special private presentation of our feature-length Hitchcock-inspired work of cinematic shadow puppetry, Ada|Ava, winner of Best of Festival at the 2013 Puppeteers of America Conference and showcasing our newest innovations in mask and puppet technology. The fantastic and supernatural will be on full display, plus prizes for best dressed, free beer courtesy of Tighthead Brewing Company, frightening punch, a spooky shadow photo booth, and dancing til your wig/cape/fake vampire teeth fall off!
A $25 ticket gets you Ada|Ava, free drinks, and the best Halloween Party that only Manual Cinema could host. Purchase tickets now! A limited number are available.
Secret Logan Square location disclosed only with purchase of ticket!
You must purchase tickets in advance. No tickets available at the door.
MANUAL CINEMA is a performance collective, design studio, and production company founded in 2010 by Drew Dir, Sarah Fornace, Ben Kauffman, Julia Miller, and Kyle Vegter. Manual Cinema combines handmade shadow puppetry, cinematic motifs, and live sound manipulation to create immersive stories for stage and screen. Using
vintage overhead projectors, multiple screens, puppets, actors, multi-channel sound design, and a live band, Manual Cinema transforms the experience of attending the cinema and imbues it with liveness, ingenuity, and theatricality. Their work has been featured at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC, The Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, The O, Miami Poetry Festival, The Tehran International Puppet Festival in Iran, and elsewhere around the world. They have collaborated with StoryCorps (NYC), Erratica (London), NYTimes best-selling author Reif Larsen (NYC), and three time Grammy Award-winning eighth blackbird (Chicago).