Next year the “Twin Peaks” revival from David Lynch and Mark Frost will debut on Showtime. The series, which includes over 200 cast members, has fans pumped up for its return. Now, fans can get excited about a new event that could feature more exciting “Twin Peaks” news.
Lynch announced the Festival of Disruption, a two-day event that will take place October 8-9 at the Ace Hotel in Los Angeles. The celebration will have Angelo Badalamenti performing the music from the hit series along with Xiu Xiu and Sky Ferreira, “Twin Peaks” actors Kyle MacLachlan and Laura Dern will give special talks during the festival, as well as Mel Brooks, Debbie Harry and Chris Stein. The festival will also feature screenings of rarely seen Lynch short films and classics such as “Blue Velvet ” and “The Elephant Man,” Transcendental Meditation sessions and performances by Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters, St. Vincent, Questlove and Rhye.
— David Lynch (@DAVID_LYNCH) June 21, 2016
Tickets for the festival will go on sale Friday, June 24 at 10AM. 100 percent of the proceeds will benefit the David Lynch Foundation, aimed at reducing toxic stress and trauma among at-risk population, which include veterans suffering from PTSD, victims of domestic violence and more.
“Twin Peaks” is currently in production and will have at least nine episodes (there are rumors of more), with Lynch set to direct every one. For the full list of cast members including Amanda Seyfriend, Michael Cera, Naomi Watts, Tim Roth and more, here.
Check out the Showtime teaser below: