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juillet 1, 2021

The all-new touring exhibition is set to open at The Franklin Institute in early 2022

BURBANK, CA & ATLANTA, GA July 1, 2021 – Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment in partnership with Imagine Exhibitions and EMC Presents have announced that Harry Potter : L'exposition, the most comprehensive touring exhibition ever presented about the Wizarding World, will kick off its spellbinding global tour at The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in early 2022.

The Franklin Institute will play host to the world premiere of the exhibition, which is slated to tour globally to Latin America, the Asia-Pacific Region (APAC), Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA). The exhibition’s opening and ticket on-sale dates will be announced in the coming months.

The brand new behind-the-scenes exhibition will use the latest innovations in immersive design and technology. It will celebrate the films and stories of Harry Potter, Fantastic Beasts, and the expanded Wizarding World, including Harry Potter et l'enfant maudit, through beautifully crafted environments that honor the iconic moments, characters, settings, and beasts as seen in the films and stories. Visitors will get an up-close look at authentic props and original costumes from the Harry Potter et Les bêtes fantastiques films and have the opportunity to engage with innovative, awe-inspiring, and magical environments and installations in ways never before experienced in a touring exhibition. Harry Potter : L'exposition introduces a unique comprehensive touring experience that will enchant both new and devoted Wizarding World fans.

“This exhibition will be unlike any other Wizarding World touring exhibition. The inclusion of technology, attention to detail, and integration of magical touches created by our partners at Imagine Exhibitions is truly unique,” said Peter van Roden, Senior Vice President of Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment. “We are elated to be launching the world tour at the Franklin Institute and for fans to be able to have another way to experience the Wizarding World.”

“We are very excited to be launching the world tour of the all-new Harry Potter : L'exposition in Philadelphia at The Franklin Institute in early 2022,” said Tom Zaller, CEO of Imagine Exhibitions. “The Franklin Institute is a trusted partner of ours, a national leader for world-renowned exhibitions, a great cultural driver for Philadelphia, and a perfect location for fans to experience our groundbreaking new exhibition.”

“The Wizarding World is a sweeping phenomenon that crosses generations and delivers astonishing global appeal,” said Larry Dubinski, President and CEO of The Franklin Institute. “We are thrilled that Harry Potter : L'exposition will make its world tour debut in 2022 at The Franklin Institute, putting Philadelphia in the national spotlight, attracting hundreds of thousands of visitors to the region, and providing months of sustainable tourism revenue.”

Be sure to check out www.HarryPotterExhibition.com for the latest news on tour stops and ticket availability.

À propos du monde des sorciers

In the years since Harry Potter was whisked from King’s Cross Station onto Platform nine and three quarters, his incredible adventures have left a unique and lasting mark on popular culture. Eight blockbuster Harry Potter films have brought the magical stories to life and today, the Wizarding World is recognized as one of the world’s best-loved franchises. Representing a vast interconnected universe, it also includes two epic Fantastic Beasts films, (the third releasing in 2022), Harry Potter & The Cursed Child – the multi-award-winning stage-play, state-of-the-art video and mobile games from Portkey Games, innovative consumer products, thrilling live entertainment (including four theme parklands) and insightful exhibitions.

This expanding portfolio of Warner Bros. owned Wizarding World experiences also includes Harry Potter New York – a brand new flagship store, Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter, Warner Bros. Studio Tour Tokyo, and the Platform 9 3⁄4 retail shops.

Le Monde des Sorciers continue d'évoluer pour offrir aux fans de Harry Potter des moyens nouveaux et passionnants de s'engager. Pour la communauté mondiale des fans, et pour les générations à venir, il accueille tout le monde pour explorer et découvrir la magie par soi-même.

À propos de Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment

Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment (WBTE), part of WarnerMedia Global Brands and Experiences, is a worldwide leader in the creation, development, and licensing of location-based entertainment, live events, exhibits, and theme park experiences based on WarnerMedia’s iconic characters, stories, and brands. WBTE is home to the groundbreaking global locations of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, WB Movie World Australia, and countless other experiences inspired by DC, Looney Tunes, Scooby, Game of Thrones, Friends, and more. With best-in-class partners, WBTE allows fans around the world to physically immerse themselves inside their favorite brands and franchises.

WIZARDING WORLD et toutes les marques, personnages, noms et indices associés sont © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Droits d'édition © JKR. (s23)

À propos d'Imagine Exhibitions

A world leader in narrative-driven, immersive theatrical design, Imagine Exhibitions, Inc., creates sophisticated, high-quality experiences for museums, brands, venues, and integrated resorts across the globe. From ideation to operation, Imagine’s team of industry pioneers draws upon decades of success in the fields of immersive design, awareness, and entertainment to consistently create and implement memorable and thought-provoking environments. The company’s custom experiences deliver focused messaging and serve to increase attendance wherever they are presented. Imagine Exhibitions, Inc., is a global pioneer in traveling entertainment responsible for many internationally recognized exhibitions such as Titanic : l'expositionLes Jeux de la faim : L'expositionAngry Birds : L'art et la science derrière un phénomène mondialJurassic World : L'expositionet Downton Abbey: The Exhibition.

Imagine Exhibitions is currently presenting more than 40 unique exhibitions in museums, science centers, aquariums, integrated resorts, and non-traditional venues worldwide. The Company also continues to design, open, and operate its own venues, along with creating and implementing permanent and semi-permanent museum, brand, and entertainment properties.

For more information, visit www.ImagineExhibitions.com ou sur Facebook.

À propos d'EMC Presents

EMC Presents est un partenariat entre CTS Eventim, l'un des principaux fournisseurs internationaux de services de billetterie et de spectacles en direct, et Michael Cohl, promoteur et producteur de tournées primé, créant ainsi l'un des plus solides réseaux mondiaux de promoteurs et de lieux de spectacles. Ce partenariat offre une plateforme mondiale complète de divertissement en direct, permettant de créer des spectacles et des expériences extraordinaires, de la création du concept à la production et à la promotion. La carrière de Michael Cohl s'étend sur plus de 45 ans en tant que producteur et promoteur pour des artistes emblématiques. Il a travaillé avec les artistes les plus connus au monde, notamment Barbra Streisand, Oprah Winfrey, les Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, U2, Michael Jackson, Frank Sinatra et bien d'autres encore. Les stratégies de Michael sont considérées comme ayant révolutionné l'industrie des tournées dans le monde entier. Outre son histoire mouvementée dans l'industrie musicale, M. Cohl a assuré la promotion de nombreuses expositions à succès, notamment l'exposition originale sur le roi Tut, "John Lennon : The New York City Years", Bodies : The Exhibition, Jurassic World : The Exhibition, et Pink Floyd : Their Mortal Remains. M. Cohl, qui était auparavant président de Live Nation, a été intronisé au Panthéon canadien du rock n roll et de la musique et a reçu une étoile sur l'Allée des célébrités canadiennes. Parmi ses nombreuses autres récompenses, Cohl a également reçu un Emmy, le Billboard Legend of Live Award, le TJ Martell Foundation Man of the Year Award, un Peabody Award et un JUNO Award for Special Achievement.

About The Franklin Institute

Located in the heart of Philadelphia, The Franklin Institute is a renowned and innovative leader in the field of science and technology learning, as well as a dynamic center of activity. As Pennsylvania’s most visited museum, it is dedicated to creating a passion for learning about science by offering access to hands-on science education. For more information, visit www.fi.edu.

Pour les demandes de renseignements des médias
Imagine Exhibitions
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Stefanie Santo
The Franklin Institute
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