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Behind the Mask: The Evolution of Halloween in North America

  • Showboat Convention Center 801 Boardwalk Atlantic City, NJ, 08401 United States (map)

Behind the Mask
The Evolution of Halloween

Live at The National Haunters Convention
in Atlantic City

From Trick-or-Treat to Devil’s Night, this one-hour multimedia presentation by folklorist Tome Wilson of The Mill Race Theatrical Company will focus on the ever-changing festival of Halloween in North America. 

About Tome Wilson


Tome Wilson is a senior art director and communication specialist with over 18 years of design experience. His portfolio includes a wide-breadth of agency work, Emmy award-winning technology, and Fortune 50 products used by over 27 million Americans. He’s best known for his advances in the fields of Immersive Design and Accessible Design.

As an Immersive designer, he leads the productions at The Mill Race Theatrical Company including: Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, Theater of Fear, and The Witches’ Summoning. He is also the founder of Séance Media, an event production company that specializes in fully immersive theatrical séances.

An avid technologist and Halloween folklore expert, Tome combines modern technology with the occult to bring the spirit world to life.

Earlier Event: May 18
Projection Mapping Class