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Doctor Who attraction opens in London
POSTED 21 Feb 2011 . BY Tom Walker
BBC Worldwide has launched the Doctor Who Experience at London Olympia Two in West London.

The main element of the family attraction will be an immersive, timed dark walk experience where visitors will become involved in their very own Doctor Who adventure.

The 'show', which has been devised with input from Doctor Who executive producer and show runner Steven Moffat, will feature spectacular special effects and exclusively filmed footage.

Visitors will be put at the heart of the action helping the Doctor with a journey through time and space, fending off threats from iconic monsters along the way.

Other segments at the attraction include a freeflow exhibition charting the history of the show from the first series in 1963, comprising interactive areas, displays and memorabilia from the TV show.

Design and AV specialist Sarner was appointed to design, create and produce the attraction following a tender at the beginning of 2010.

Ross Magri, Sarner's managing director, said: "The biggest challenge for us wass applying the technical requirements required yet still delivering on the creative vision and hiding the technology from the visitor so we create a flawless show and a truly immersive experience."

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NEWS
Doctor Who attraction opens in London
POSTED 21 Feb 2011 . BY Tom Walker
BBC Worldwide has launched the Doctor Who Experience at London Olympia Two in West London.

The main element of the family attraction will be an immersive, timed dark walk experience where visitors will become involved in their very own Doctor Who adventure.

The 'show', which has been devised with input from Doctor Who executive producer and show runner Steven Moffat, will feature spectacular special effects and exclusively filmed footage.

Visitors will be put at the heart of the action helping the Doctor with a journey through time and space, fending off threats from iconic monsters along the way.

Other segments at the attraction include a freeflow exhibition charting the history of the show from the first series in 1963, comprising interactive areas, displays and memorabilia from the TV show.

Design and AV specialist Sarner was appointed to design, create and produce the attraction following a tender at the beginning of 2010.

Ross Magri, Sarner's managing director, said: "The biggest challenge for us wass applying the technical requirements required yet still delivering on the creative vision and hiding the technology from the visitor so we create a flawless show and a truly immersive experience."

MORE NEWS
The Everyday Heritage initiative celebrates and preserves working class histories
Off the back of the success of the first round of Everyday Heritage Grants in 2022, Historic England is funding 56 creative projects that honour the heritage of working-class England.
Universal announces long-awaited details of its Epic Universe, set to open in 2025
Universal has revealed it will be adding new Harry Potter attractions, alongside Super Nintendo and How to Train Your Dragon worlds to its Florida resort.
Heartbreak for Swedish theme park, Liseberg, as fire breaks out
A fire has destroyed part of the new water world, Oceana, at Liseberg in Sweden, and a construction worker has been reported missing.
Museum director apologises after comparing the city of Florence to a sex worker
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By combining lighting, video, scenic and architectural elements, sound and special effects we tell s [more...]
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Vekoma Rides has a large variety of coasters and attractions. [more...]
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