The legendary Gothic-suspense, supernatural series “Dark Shadows” debuted in June of 1966 and became a cult sensation, attracting 20 million housewives and teenagers at its peak each afternoon with spooky tales and alluring characters including the vulnerable vampire Barnabas Collins, played by the late Jonathan Frid.
Now a half century later, a dozen of “Dark Shadows'” original stars and production personnel will reunite for a spookacular event entitled DARK SHADOWS 50th ANNIVERSARY HALLOWEEN IN HOLLYWOOD
DARK SHADOWS 50th ANNIVERSARY HALLOWEEN IN HOLLYWOOD takes place on Saturday, October 29th from 12 Noon to 12 Midnight at the Woman’s Club of Hollywood, located at 1749 N. La Brea Avenue in Hollywood.
Admission is for the 12-hour celebration is $20 for adults and $10 for children 12 and under. Tickets can be purchased at the door or by going to the event site – http://www.darkshadowsfestival.com/
Among the special guests attending will be LARA PARKER (who portrayed the beautiful but evil witch Angelique), JOHN KARLEN (vampire caretaker Willie Loomis), KATHRYN LEIGH SCOTT (waitress/governess Maggie Evans), ROGER DAVIS (romantic hero Peter Bradford), NANCY BARRETT (head-strong heiress Carolyn Stoddard), JAMES STORM (menacing ghost Gerard) and LISA RICHARDS (werewolf girlfriend Sabrina Stuart).
Emmy and Grammy-nominated composer ROBERT COBERT will also be on hand to sign copies of the “Original Music From Dark Shadows” soundtrack, a Top 20 album from 1969 that remains in the Top 10 best-selling television scores of all time.
DARK SHADOWS 50th ANNIVERSARY HALLOWEEN IN HOLLYWOOD will allow fans to meet the actors, receive complimentary autographs, enjoy a cast reunion with a question-and-answer session, dramatic and musical performances by the stars, rare video screenings, a memorabilia flea market, and a Halloween costume event with the guests.