Alan Howarth Playing Flashback Weekend Concert For ‘Halloween’ Reunion

The most epic event of the year for Halloween movie franchise fans is in less than a month at the annual Flashback Weekend Horror Convention in Chicago, featuring a killer lineup of genre icons like Nick Castle, Nancy Loomis, Dick Warlock, a Danielle Harris, plus the audio-visual experience of composer Alan Howarth live in concert on Friday, August 7.

Howarth will be performing some of his most well known tracks from his soundtracks for Halloween 2-6, as well as his collaborations with John Carpenter on the classics Escape From New York, Christine, Big Trouble in Little China, Prince of Darkness, and They Live.

There will also be an outdoor screening of John Carpenter’s Halloween, to be introduced by many of the cast and crew of the film who will be in attendance, which is happening on Saturday night, August 8, at 8:15pm.

You can see the complete guest list (so far) of Halloween franchise veterans below, and then click here for all of our Flashback Weekend 2015 coverage!

Nick Castle (Halloween)
Tommy Lee Wallace (Halloween; director, Halloween III)
Dean Cundey (cinematographer, Halloween, Halloween II, Halloween III)
Nancy Loomis (Halloween, Halloween II, Halloween III)
Charles Cyphers (Halloween, Halloween II)
Will Sandin (Halloween)
Alan Howarth (composer, Halloween 2-6)
Dick Warlock (Halloween II, Halloween III)
Jeffery Kramer (Halloween II)
Tom Atkins (Halloween III)
Stacey Nelkin (Halloween III)
Danielle Harris (Halloween 4-5; Halloween 2007; Halloween II 2009)
George Wilbur (Halloween 4; Halloween 6)
Don Shanks (Halloween 5)
Tamara Glynn (Halloween 5)
Matthew Walker (Halloween 5)
Scout Taylor-Compton (Halloween 2007; Halloween II 2009)
Kristina Klebe (Halloween 2007)
William Forsythe (Halloween 2007)
Jeff Daniel Phillips (Halloween II 2009)
Erik Preston (Halloween 4)

Additional guests include John Carroll Lynch (American Horror Story), Naomi Grossman (American Horror Story), Stuart Gordon (Re-Animator), Jeffrey Combs (Re-Animator), Pat Healey (Tales of Halloween),

Flashback Weekend 2015 is happening August 7-9 at the Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare in Rosemont, Illinois. You can get your tickets online HERE.

Click here for all of our Flashback Weekend 2015 coverage, and keep watching as we continue to cover this landmark event, including live reports, photos, and interviews from Chicago!


Matt Artz

Founded Halloween Daily News in 2012 and the Halloween International Film Festival in 2016. Professional writer/journalist/photographer since 2000.