FRIENDS OF THE FEST
The Prytania Theatre
The Prytania Theatre is over 100 years old and is the longest continually operated theatre in the South. It has been operated by the Brunet family for over 25 years. The Brunet family has been operating theatres in the New Orleans area for over 130 years! At any moment, you can find three generations of the Brunet family working in the theatre.
The Overlook Film Festival
The Overlook Film Festival is a 4-day celebration of horror at historic & iconic venues throughout New Orleans. Presenting superior film programming with an expanded focus on experiential events, the
festival showcases exciting work in new and classic horror cinema alongside the latest in
interactive and live shows for a fully immersive weekend. As a summer camp for genre fans,
The Overlook is a community event bringing the best of horror in all its forms to an
enthusiastic and appreciative audience within an intimate and inspirational environment.
Geretta Geretta, a multi-faceted woman, has worked the globe, from Northern Ireland to South Africa, from Rome to New York City, as a writer/director/actress: Born and raised in Portland, Oregon, Geretta became interested in acting during her school years. Although she relocated to Los Angeles, she began her career as an actress in New York's "off-off Broadway" theater scene at Theatre For The New City and the improv comedy group Rusty Nails before she traveled to Italy, where she lived for over 10 years, appearing in over 20 feature films, including Smithereens (1982), Rats: Night of Terror (1984) and Demons (1985), directed by Lamberto Bava and produced by horror legend Dario Argento.
Haunted History Tours
Make no mistake, if it doesn't say HAUNTED HISTORY TOURS then it ISN'T the ORIGINAL Ghost Tours, Vampire Tours, Cemetery Tours, Scandal Tours, Garden District Tours, Voodoo Tours of New Orleans! These are the New Orleans tours you've heard about featured on A&E, History Channel, Discovery Channel, Sci Fi Channel, Fox Network, and recommended by The Travel Channel as the number 1 thing to do in New Orleans. Mildly theatrical, hugely historical, and thoroughly entertaining, Haunted History Tours offers a variety of daily and nightly tours that will leave you spellbound!