At AEO Studios we are fortunate to have some of the most
Amazing Talent in the business on our team!
We are a company formed & operated By Artists, For Artists.
Alan E. Ostrander
(President/Creative Director/Master Designer & Artist)
'Alan O' has been a professional Theatrical Artist for film, TV, and live productions since 1986. He began performing at age 8 and has lived "in the arts" ever since, working extensively in the US, Japan, Thailand, Hong Kong, and South America. Primarily a Make-up / FX Artist, he is also well regarded as an Actor/Performer, Writer/Director, Set/Costume/Props Designer, Stage Manager, Haunt Expert and Scenic Artist.
Alan found a niche in the Halloween/Haunted Attraction industry during his 8 year run at
Terror on Church Street in Orlando FL, where he was Head Character/Make-up Designer, Performer and Show Manager for this infamous year-round attraction.
He is regarded as an expert authority within the industry, and has been published in many leading trade magazines and articles, as well as teaching & lecturing, worldwide.
Credited as "Hong Kong's 'Father of Halloween'", Alan O began working with Ocean Park-Hong Kong in 2001 to bring 'American-Style Haunting' to HKG & produce the largest Halloween Theme Park Event in Asia. For the next 13 years, he continued to work as an artist/consultant/designer to help the event grow and become the only one of it's kind in the world! Originally, solely the Make-up & Character Designer for this event, he has also worked many years as the Creative Show Dir/Talent Dir and more for the entire 'Halloween Bash', as well as overseeing all operations of the AEO Team.
M. Andrew Dalire
(Managing Partner/ Performance Coordinator/Producer)
Drew is a Veteran Actor who has been performing for theatre, television, and live productions in many venues in Portland, Oregon; Seattle, Washington; and Orlando, FL. He has also worked extensively behind the scenes; directing, writing, stage managing and producing many varied productions. Drew has worked for the past twelve years with AEO developing haunted attractions, stage productions, and theme-park entertainment. As AEO's Performance Coordinator, Drew is responsible for performer training and direction for our productions. He is well-known for his development of training and rehearsal curriculum for the Haunted Industry and his AD Role with Ocean Park-Hong Kong for several years of the annual Halloween Bash.
MELISSA 'MOUSE' CARLSON
SARAH PERRY BLACK
J D ELLIS