CHICAGO – When faced with adversity, the best way around it is to somehow break into song. That is the feeling behind the Brown Paper Box Co.’s “Positively Present: An Uplifting Cabaret,” running April 7th and 8th at Mary’s Attic in Chicago’s Andersonville neighborhood. The event features company member Kristi Szczepanek as host, and presents song stylings by other company members, including Anna Schutz, plus some special guests. For details and ticket information, click here.
HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: 20 Pairs of ‘Insidious: Into the Further 4D Experience’ & C2E2 Passes
CHICAGO – In the latest HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: Film, we have 20 pairs of Oculus Rift virtual reality passes up for grabs to the new “Insidious: Into the Further 4D Experience” at C2E2 plus 20 pairs of one-day passes to C2E2! Pick your own C2E2 day and 4D experience time!
Each HollywoodChicago.com winner will receive a code for two 4D passes and will be snail mailed two one-day C2E2 passes valid for the same day you select for your 4D experience. So, enjoy 4D and all of C2E2!
C2E2 takes place from Friday, April 24 to Sunday, April 26 at McCormick Place.
Note: This giveaway is not for “Insidious: Chapter 3” movie passes.
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“Insidious: Into the Further 4D Experience” is an immersive, interactive, 4D experience that takes you physically and virtually into the world of the upcoming film “Insidious: Chapter 3,” which opens on June 5, 2015. Experience the world of “Insidious” like you never have before. Elise Ranier (Lin Shaye) will be your guide on an intense 4D experience that will bend your perception of what is “real” and what is “the further”.
The immersion is the evolution of the haunted house experience where analog meets digital. “Insidious: Into the Further 4D Experience” is a walk-through haunted house with a unique Oculus Rift virtual reality component, which creates a truly scary “ride” that has never been done before. And just when you think the experience is over, you’ll realize it’s only just begun. “Insidious: Into the Further 4D Experience” is only at C2E2 (the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo) in Chicago from April 24 to 26, 2015.
“Insidious: Chapter 3” stars Dermot Mulroney, Stefanie Scott, Angus Sampson, Leigh Whannell, Lin Shaye, Tate Berney, Michael Reid MacKay and Steve Coulter from writer and director Leigh Whannell based on characters by Leigh Whannell. The film is produced by horror household names Jason Blum, Oren Peli and James Wan.
To win your free “Insidious: Into the Further 4D Experience” and C2E2 one-day passes courtesy of HollywoodChicago.com, just get interactive with our social media widget below. That’s it! The more social actions you complete, the more points you score and the higher yours odds of winning! Completing these social actions only increases your odds of winning; this doesn’t intensify your competition!
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What is a 4D experience?
A 4D experience combines the immersive visual and audio presentation of a 3D film with the physical and atmospheric effects. What you will experience is synced to amplify what you experience when watching the film. When you are in the Oculus Rift virtual reality portion of “Insidious: Into the Further 4D Experience,” you won’t just see and hear things. You will actually feel them.
Is this a haunted house?
Think of this as the evolution of the traditional haunted house experience. “Insidious: Into the Further 4D Experience” has a walk-through component in which you will have to make your way through a physical environment full of scares. But it also has a virtual reality and 4D component that truly makes it a uniquely scary “ride”.
Is there an age limit for attending the event?
“Insidious: Chapter 3” and the other “Insidious” films on which the “Insidious: Into the Further 4D Experience” is based is rated “PG-13”. As such, it is recommended that guests of the 4D experience be at least 13 years of age.
What is Oculus Rift?
Oculus Rift is a virtual reality headset that was created with the goal of enhancing the entertainment experience by providing you the feeling of being placed physically into the environment. The “Rift” features immersive stereoscopic 3D rendering, a wide field of view and a low-latency head-tracking system that allows the field of view and environment to move with you as you turns your head.
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