an experience one will not soon forget
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What began as Jon Braver's passion project has evolved into the most celebrated interactive theatre experience to date. And now with Delusion's partnership with Skybound Entertainment, the Delusion stories will expand into all mediums including VR, Comics, Film, Television and Radio Dramas. For the live theatre experience, imagine how it would feel to be a character in a real-life horror and suspense film. Touted as "the vanguard of interactive theatre" and " the future of live entertainment" this moving play immerses you in a living, breathing world as you play your part in a psychologically disturbing tale of horror, suspense, mystery and adventure.
First premiered in 2011, Delusion has re-defined live theatre by creating psychologically disturbing, interactive experiences that incorporate the audience into the story as characters. There is nothing quite like Delusion. Using an innovative blend of suspenseful storytelling, a chilling original score, creature FX, and professional actors and stuntmen, Delusion creates a truly one of a kind word-class immersive experience. You will interact with actors, perform actions, retrieve objects, solve mysteries, choose paths and perhaps sacrifice yourself to move the story forward. As always, you are invited to become a key player in Delusion's next twisted tale! How far will you go to fully realize your journey into the darkness and beyond?
Writer / Director / Creator:
Jon's career has taken some very interesting turns. He has worked as a film and theatre director, a stuntman, an actor, an action coordinator and creative consultant for Disney Imagineering. His work with some of the top directors in the business on titles such as The Dark Knight Rises, Ironman, Star Trek, and Indiana Jones 4 has helped to bring Delusion to life. Jon demonstrates an unusual range of talent and keen ability to deliver a creative vision. He hopes to continue the evolution of the Delusion Universe in other mediums as well.
Carl Choi is a producer and entrepreneur in the entertainment industry, with a track record of championing talent and developing communities on the fringes of culture. After graduating from USC’s Marshall School of Business, Mr. Choi was one of the early team members of Lionsgate Entertainment and In 2012, Mr. Choi founded The Great Company (GreatCo), a Los Angeles-based experiential studio that collaborates with IP rights holders, global brands, and cultural institutions to produce interactive installations and immersive experiences that connect audiences in meaningful ways and transform the perception of time and reality. GreatCo and DELUSION first collaborated in 2017 to produce Horror Rewind, which immersed fans in a guided narrative through scenes from Fox Home Entertainment’s archive of horror & sci-fi films.
Creative Supervisor / Assistant Director:
French in blood, Victor Mathieu is an Award-winning writer, director, and producer. His latest directorial work includes feature films Dead List, The Monster Project and CarnieVille. He has also directed commercials for distinguished brands like Coca-Cola, Aol, Durex and Doritos. Victor is reprising his role as Assistant Director and Creative Supervisor for his fifth year on one of his greatest guilty pleasures; Delusion. Victor received his BA in film from the University of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts.
Niyia Mack is honored to join the Delusion company this year. Special thanks to Jon, Jackie, and Sarah for trusting me with this incredible opportunity. Off-Broadway: CARRIE: The Killer Musical (Los Angeles Theater), Theatre Mogul's SILENCE! The Musical (The Hayworth Theater), The Theatre Project's Barbicide (The Players Theatre), Literally Alive at The Players Theatre (2001-2006). For Toddpac.
The moment Jackie landed in Los Angeles from Ohio, her passion for the entertainment industry led her to working on many television shows. Recently, she has worked in casting on The Emmy Award-Winning shows Shark Tank and The Amazing Race. Jackie has been with Delusion since 2012 when she stumbled upon their website. She knew she wanted to be involved immediately. Jackie has always had a strong passion for everything Halloween/Horror related and combined with her love for roleplaying games and mysteries, it has been a fit. She is also a Segment Producer for Midsummer Scream: Halloween Festival, premiering this Summer 2016. She's very ecstatic to show the fans what's to come this Fall!
Audio Engineer / Lighting Designer:
Ian Momii has been on board with Delusion since 2012 first as a production assistant then as audio engineer in 2013 setting up the intricate sound system that Delusion heavily relies on. In 2014 he took on duties as Lighting Designer bringing his extensive background from theater and dance to concerts and tv/film to help craft the world of Delusion.
Kevin joined Delusion in 2014 and he hasn’t been right in the head since. Throughout his career he has designed and fabricated for various projects involving major theme parks, regional theatres, music videos and commercial/film work. He continues to grow his repertoire with new challenges in design - with Delusion being the most challenging yet. The birth of his children were the best days of his life while meeting Jon Braver remains the most devastating.
FX Makeup and Costume Designer:
An accomplished FX Makeup Artist and Costume Designer, her career began in the theatre, with design and management. Cat transitioned to film after college by attending Joe Blasco Makeup Center West. She's worked with the likes of Margaret Cho and Charlie Wilson, is currently Resident Costume/Makeup Designer for The Garage Theatre in Long Beach, Ca and teaches the Fundamental, Intermediate and Advanced makeup programs at The Orange County School of the Arts. She hopes to continue in makeup, theatre and film, meeting her childhood idols and making pretty (gruesome) pictures...
- 1 We have a deep respect for our actors and crew... and so should you. Anyone deemed disrespectful in any way towards them or the production overall, will be removed from the play and/or premises with no refund.
- 2 Absolutely NO CELL PHONES inside the venue. You will be REMOVED FROM THE PLAY WITH NO REFUND if you do not follow these rules. You MUST check your belongings at the lounge, or leave them in the car. Enter the world unencumbered.
- 3 NO TALKING during the play UNLESS you are engaged in conversation with an actor.
- 4 Do not touch any stuntpersons, actors, or staff at any time…UNLESS asked to.
- 5 Do not bring any weapons, alcoholic beverages, or pets onto the property.
- 6 Smoking is strictly prohibited within all areas (including the use of e-cigarettes). (per LA County Fire Code)
- 5 Food and drink must not be taken into the experience, and only food and drink purchased in Fais Do-Do is permitted. The Blue Blade reserves the right to refuse to serve alcohol to anybody that appears to be intoxicated and to ask for proof of age prior to serving any alcohol. Any person(s) found in possession of alcohol, or who appear to be under the influence of alcohol will be refused admission or removed from the experience without right to refund.