Universal's HHN 2009 to feature Rocky Horror
Dr. Frank-N-Furter and the rest of the crew from Rocky Horror Picture Show will be featured at this year's Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood. Dubbed "Rocky Horror Picture Show: A Tribute," the show will be available to HHN guests throughout the Halloween festivities.
Universal Studios Hollywood will present the "Rocky Horror Picture Show: A Tribute" at this year's Halloween Horror Nights event per an agreement between the theme park and Twentieth Century Fox's Licensing & Merchandising Division.
The tribute will bring the musical mayhem of the classic horror spoof to life on-screen and on-stage with live performers singing and dancing in the celebrated, outrageous "Rocky Horror" costumes. The tribute will be interactive, featuring audience participation and guest involvement.
The "Rocky Horror Picture Show" cult phenomenon was created over three decades ago by A Lou Adler - Michael White Production of the Richard O'Brien musical and its momentum as a world-renowned cult phenomenon has never slowed.
Larry Kurzweil, President and Chief Operating Officer, Universal Studios Hollywood said: "Bringing film experiences to life is the essence of what we do at Universal Studios Hollywood and this classically edgy movie and its passionate following are a perfect fit for this year's ground-breaking Halloween Horror Nights event."
"The Rocky Horror Picture Show is more than a film, it's become a cultural touchstone in American entertainment and this new attraction is yet another testament to its strength," said Howard Nelson, Vice President Worldwide Promotion for Fox Licensing. "This tribute extends our relationship with Universal Studios Hollywood, which continues to do a great job translating our properties for live audiences."