In partnership with Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation, Welcome to Monster High™ makes its theatrical debut in select theaters nationwide on August 27. Highlighting the uniqueness of ghouls from all walks of earth and encouraging acceptance, Welcome to Monster High seeks to empower youth and inspire bravery to further the reach of Gaga’s #KindMonsters Movement.
Ahead of the unveiling of Gaga’s Monster High tween doll this fall, Fathom Events and Mattel are bringing Welcome to Monster High to the big screen with Draculaura™ and her best ghoulfriends as they travel the world rescuing monsters in hiding and ultimately bring them to a place where they’re accepted. Monster High’s scary-cool students continue the #KindMonsters movement as they celebrate individuality and come together to pledge kindness.
Join Draculaura™ and her best ghoulfriends as they travel the world rescuing monsters in hiding and bringing them to a place where everyone is welcome and belongs. Fathom Events and Mattel bring this inspiring story to life in movie theaters across the U.S. for one day only on Saturday, August 27 at 10:00 a.m. local time. “Welcome to Monster High™,” featuring a new look at your favorite characters, will also include an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the partnership between Monster High™ and Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation, and a chance to boogie down with the “ghouls” with a special DanceOn routine.
Tickets for “Welcome to Monster High™” can be purchased online starting Friday, July 29 by visiting www.FathomEvents.com
or at participating theater box offices. Fans throughout the U.S. will be able to enjoy the event in select movie theaters through Fathom’s Digital Broadcast Network. For a complete list of theater locations visit the Fathom Events website (theaters and participants are subject to change).
The monsters live in hiding, even from each other, out of fear of being found out by humans. However, Draculaura™, the daughter of Dracula, along with her best ghoulfriend, Frankie Stein™, the daughter of Dr. Frankenstein’s Monster, dreamt of a school where everyone was welcome and accepted for who they are. Determined to make their dream come true, the ghouls travel the world on an epic adventure to recruit new students. The origin story of Monster High™” reveals how all monsters in hiding came together to form a place where they belong and their uniqueness can be celebrated.
“Mattel has created a fun story with powerful messages of tolerance and acceptance, which is so critical in today’s society,” Fathom Events Vice President of Programming Kymberli Frueh said. “It will be a great experience for kids to see this event on the big screen and participate in the monster dance class with their friends!”
“We are thrilled to partner with Fathom Events to bring the origin story of Monster High to the big screen for fans all over the country,” said Andrea Carpenter, Senior Director of Global Content Distribution, Programming & Marketing, Mattel. “We know families will enjoy this Monster High movie celebrating inclusivity and acceptance.”