Tag Archives: New York City

Could You Survive The “Teen Slasher Movie” Immersive Experience?

If you’ve watched enough teen horror flicks, you know the drill before the movie begins. A group of careless almost adults ends up in a remote location far from cell phone reception, any other humans, and common sense. The characters in these movies are as cliche as they are timeless: the jock, the nerd, the slut,

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New Interactive Immersive Theater Gaming Experience opens in New York City

Immersive theater continues to grow and expand. I believe we are still only scratching the surface of what is truly possible in this new category of entertainment. A perfect example? Recently I was literally the very first person to experience a new immersive theater event in New York City called RED, which is an all

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“In & Of Itself” Brings Deeper Meaning to Magic Show

Not that I needed a nudge, but the decision to buy a ticket to In & Of Itself was a no-brainer. After a critically acclaimed sold-out run in Los Angeles, the show has reemerged in New York for a 10-week run. This time being produced by the Goddard Group, Neil Patrick Harris and directed by

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Derren Brown’s “Secret” Will Blow Your Skull Apart

Admittedly, I am a bit of a magic snob. My very first theater show growing up was seeing David Copperfield at the Fabulous Fox Theater in Atlanta when I was five-years-old. Ever since, I have become slightly obsessed. I’ve seen Copperfield perform live over 15 times, gotten the chance to experience Penn & Teller’s act

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Apocalyptic Immersive Theater Event Headed to New York City May 2017

We’ve all had this conversation. You’re sitting around having drinks with friends and the question pops up: how would you handle being in a true apocalypse? Now, a new apocalyptic immersive theater event known as RED will open in New York City in May 2017, so you can find out just how well you’d do.

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Seeing You Immersive Theater Event Opening for Six Week Run in New York May 2017

It’s officially springtime and that means new immersive theater offerings are popping up all over the world. In New York, a limited engagement show from the creators of Sleep No More and Queen of the Night debuts in May 2017 called Seeing You. At this point, very few details have been released on what exactly this

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See New York City’s History via Virtual Reality – On a Bus?

Long time readers of Theme Park University know there is one attraction that is a must see in New York City. No matter how many times you’ve seen The Big Apple, there is no comparison to seeing it on The Ride. Multi-million dollar buses with floor-to-ceiling glass panes give impeccable views of the city’s skyline.

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Neil Patrick Harris and Derren Brown bringing Magic to NYC Spring 2017

If you’re a fan of magic, you need to do what I just did and book a ticket to New York City this spring ASAP. Starting April 5, you can catch “In & Of Itself” at the Daryl Roth Theater through June 5. This show combines magic with a unique form of immersive storytelling that

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Paradiso Combines Escape Room with Immersive Theater

It is finally happening: immersive theater and an escape room experience are finally combining into one experience in New York City. The recently opened Paradiso combines special effects and elements of immersive theater into what they are calling a new form of entertainment. Paradiso is a 60-minute journey in which 10 participants at a time

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Library Hotel is Best Themed Hotel in New York City

Located just a few blocks from the New York City Public Library lies a hidden gem boutique hotel on Madison Avenue and 41st Street. The Library Hotel in New York City is by far the coolest hotel I have ever stayed at. As expected, the lobby is filled from floor to ceiling with books. Located all

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