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Provo October 16 - DVD Pickup - Where will we do it?

Discussion in 'SouthWest Region Discussion' started by Handyman, Oct 8, 2001.

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  1. Handyman

    Handyman Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Greetings Everyone,

    Well, I have yet to hear back from Media Play. I'm hoping that they've just been too busy to get back to me and I'll hear back soon. I wrote a very professional letter addressed to the owner/manager. I told him/her that we didn't want to disrupt any business at the store and we would only show up if it's agreeable with them.

    As we are about a week away, I have started this thread to discuss ALTERNATE potential locations were we can go in costume.

    Anyone have any ideas? ?[face_plain]

    The costume list will be up today or tomorrow.

    Later,

     
  2. DarthIshtar

    DarthIshtar Jedi Grand Master star 9

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    Um, Sam Goody at the University Mall?
     
  3. Toran-Kal

    Toran-Kal Jedi Youngling star 2

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    I guess I'm totally open as to where we go because I don't have a reserved copy or anything. The mall would be fun just because there would be a lot of people there to see us. :cool:
     
  4. Handyman

    Handyman Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Greetings Everybody,

    I just got off the phone with the video manager from Media Play. We're in! :D

    Here's the details...

    They would REALLY like us to be there for the midnight release. So we have 2 times to show up in costume for the DVD release. Those who can make it that night should show up at Media Play NO LATER than 10:45pm on Monday, October 15th. We will be given a room where people can change into costume. We will then mingle with store patrons from 11:30pm to 12:30am.

    The next day, the 16th, we will show up in costume again. Everyone will need to arrive by 5:15pm. We will then change again and mingle from 6:00pm-7:00pm.

    After that, I am making arangements to actually watch the Episode I DVD as a group. We MAY also make dinner arrangements.

    Here's a summary....

    Appearance 1
    Show up time: 10:45pm Monday, October 15
    Mingle time: 11:30pm - 12:30am

    Appearance 2
    Show up time: 5:15pm Tuesday, October 16
    Mingle time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm

    Media Play is expecting big crowds during both times. :cool:

    I WILL post the costume list and requirements later this afternoon in this forum on a seperate thread. I need to know for each person who desires to come which costume they want to wear and which appearances that they can make it to(hopefully both).

    Later,
     
  5. Jayce

    Jayce Jedi Youngling

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    Oct 8, 2001
    I'm in......
     
  6. Toran-Kal

    Toran-Kal Jedi Youngling star 2

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    Wah hooo!!! Excellent!!
    I'll have to debate over which one I'll go to, so I'll post what I decide when you put up the costume list.
     
  7. Handyman

    Handyman Jedi Padawan star 4

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    May 19, 2000
    Welcome Jayce!

    OK we have 2!
     
  8. spoo

    spoo Jedi Padawan star 4

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    One question: Didn't you at some point mention that the media would be involved? Is that still happening?
     
  9. Toran-Kal

    Toran-Kal Jedi Youngling star 2

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    Oooh yeah....that would be cool.
     
  10. Handyman

    Handyman Jedi Padawan star 4

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    May 19, 2000
    Greetings Everybody,

    I would like to get the media involved. I have some ideas.

    What suggestions do you guys have?
     
  11. navaren

    navaren Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Jun 9, 2001
    Mike-
    I've got a few suggestions on media outlets to contact. I'd suggest contacting Eric Snyder at the Daily Herald (Arts and Entertainment editor) and Linda Campbell at the Utah County Journal. You should probably also contact the Orem-Geneva Times and let them know as well. If you need any further assistance, please give me a call. I have relations who work and the Herald and the Times, and have worked previously with the Utah County Journal.

    Good luck!
    Tiffany
     
  12. andakin

    andakin Jedi Padawan star 4

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    The 15th? I'm in! I can't make the 16th, but 15th... yeah. I can make my parents let me. It would be awesome.
    Count me in.

     
  13. Marold

    Marold Jedi Knight star 6

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    I would love to be there. I have my own costume and everything. But nooooooo, I have work early that morning ang class that evening. :(
     
  14. Toran-Kal

    Toran-Kal Jedi Youngling star 2

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    Dang.......everyone's dropping out on us. (Ok maybe just two people. But still....)

    Don't worry - I'm in it until the end!!!! [face_mischief]
     
  15. DarthIshtar

    DarthIshtar Jedi Grand Master star 9

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    The 15th would be best for me, but I can also do the 16th.
     
  16. spoo

    spoo Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Don't worry T-K (hehe, almost TK421!), that means more costumes for the rest of us...

    Mind you, we can only wear one at a time... or can we? >=)
    Mwahahahaha, everyhting will change with this...



    Okay, it was a long day... give me a break...
     
  17. Jedi-DoUrden

    Jedi-DoUrden Jedi Youngling star 1

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    May 2, 2001
    NICE!! I'll check my schedule tomorrow and find out if I can get both times off. I need to finish my suit ASAP then....SWEET!
     
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