Wizard World Teams With Legendary Producer Lou Adler To Screen Original ‘Rocky Horror Picture Show’ In Chicago, Saturday, August 26

Film’s Star Barry Bostwick To Host Screening; ‘Midnight Madness’ Shadow Cast To Perform

 

Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD) presents a screening of the 1975, Twentieth Century Fox classic musical The Rocky Horror Picture Show during Wizard World Comic Con Chicago, on Saturday, August 26. Barry Bostwick, who starred as “Brad Majors” in the cult favorite, will host the event, along with the local shadow cast group “Midnight Madness.” The event will begin at 9 p.m. on the main stage at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, site of Wizard World Comic Con Chicago that weekend, following the Wizard World Costume Contest.

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Rocky Horror Remake…Was It All A Dream?

Somebody Must Have Cut The Thread

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It has now been a week since Fox aired the Rocky Horror Picture Show remake and by now you must have read all of the…not so favorable reviews. So, as I sit here listening to the soundtrack and set later to do another makeup run for the performance of the classic at the local movie theater tomorrow night, I really can’t help but wonder why people (including myself) are so gravitated to this film. I mean, I’m not a Transvestite from the planet Transsexual in the Galaxy of Transylvania and I wasn’t alive during both the original stage play or film release. But yet, it’s one of my favorite films and has been since the ripe old age of 8. Continue reading