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Opening Night Keynote: Ryan Turek (Blumhouse Productions)

  • Peabody Essex Museum 161 Essex Street Salem, MA, 01970 United States (map)

Blumhouse VP and Shock Waves co-host Ryan Turek will give the opening night keynote address at the Peabody Essex Museum following the Salem Haunted Happenings Parade. Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the cult classic Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, Turek will also host a Q&A with Cassandra Peterson live-onstage before a screening of the film!



Ryan Turek is the Director of Development and vice president at Blumhouse Productions. He co-founded and contributed to and

Turek has served as a studio consultant on a number of horror projects and appeared on DVD special features, at horror conventions and on television programs discussing the genre. Last year, he helped launch Slashback Video and is currently a co-host for the Shock Waves podcast.