After our Nov. 13 article pointed to potentially unfounded neighborhood complaints as the main cause behind the closure of Delusion, some Silver Lake residents reached out to tell their side of the story.
Courtesy of Haunted Play Actors in Delusion
The article quoted Delusion creator and director Jon Braver saying that the Halloween attraction's early departure was largely the work of one neighbor and a hired consultant who regularly called the police over fabricated noise complaints, which led to Delusion's permit not being renewed.
Interviews with residents reveal a more complicated story, as they say they suffered a variety of parking and noise disruptions that reinforced the neighborhood's ongoing struggles. The result is a "he said, she said" dispute in which both sides -- the neighbors and the show's creators -- accuse the other of being inconsiderate, unfair and unreasonable.More »