“Sewn Into You” Adventures at the Masquerade

2 years ago 0

Last week I had the pleasure of being part of one of the most entertaining parties on the east coast—The Masquerade presented by Terror Behind the Walls at Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site in Philadelphia. The first time I attended the Masquerade was in 2013—you can get an inside look and listen to that on the ScareHouse Podcast, watch the video below from 2014, and for a full gallery of photos from this years event check out TBTW’s Facebook Album.   Amy, the Creative Director for TBTW and so much more, puts together the Masquerade every year. Working with the talented crew and characters at ESP they create an evening filled with intrigue, food, drink, dancing and lots of mystery. Throughout the night the party moves around the massive prison; cell blocks are opened and closed, performance artists (like ArcheDream for HUMANKIND) appear out of no where and play out beautiful and mesmerizing scenes, and if

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Adventures at MidWest Haunters Convention

3 years ago 0

This past weekend was a mix of adventuring, interviewing, and industry networking. FYI networking in the haunt industry means dressing up and talking about spooky things over cocktails. From Thursday through Monday I saw six different haunts, road a ton of rollercoasters, and added another couple Guinness Book of world record activities to my completed list (I think I’m up to five but I need to check).   This all happened at the Midwest Haunters Convention in Columbus, Ohio followed by a trip up to Cedar Point with the ScareHouse crew on Monday. (If you want to see photos and tweets you can search the hashtag #MHC or #hauntconvention on social media. Actually, just follow ScareHouseScott). Starting with the Thursday haunt tours with Midwest—we went to the Haunted School House and the Haunted Laboratory, two haunts in one location that have been highly ranked across different outlets. From there I

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