ECW Arena opens for one night only

Mar 26, 2013 - by Steve Gerweck

You have read it right! The guys at BWC Films have secured the World famous ECW Arena (Asylum Arena) for their film premiere screening of the documentary, “Barbed Wire City… The Unauthorized Story of ECW” –Saturday, April 20th 2013. Purchase tickets now

It has been 15 months since the Arena officially closed its doors. Now for one night only you can be part of something truly special. Do you miss ECW? Do you miss all the good times from the arena? Tailgating? Do you miss friends from different states that you haven’t seen in years? Do you miss the action and atmosphere of the World famous Arena? Time has passed, but the story of Extreme Championship Wrestling lives on and has been captured in its rawest form in pictures, videos, and interviews with the originals of extreme featured within this documentary –Barbed Wire City.



On Saturday, April 20th you can be apart of –and partake in this historic moment as this film takes an in-depth look at the people, characters, and action that made ECW –Extreme. Doors open at 5pm as you can tour the Arena one last time before construction commences. Meet and mingle the special select guests that appear in the film –from wrestlers, staff, and media personnel. At 7pm, the World premiere of the documentary “Barbed Wire City… The Unauthorized Story of ECW” will screen inside the building that shaped a company that changed the face of professional wrestling forever. For one night only you will go back in time, in the building that was made extreme by all involved, and relive and revisit the most hardcore wrestling promotion that ever existed in Extreme Championship Wrestling.

The ECW Arena (Asylum Arena) is located at the corners of Swanson and Ritner in South Philadelphia. Purchase your tickets now for a night you will never forget.

Visit the official website that features videos, blog, and DVD ordering information at

Schedule your interview today with Barbed Wire City film producer John Philapavage by emailing

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