Orlando drive-thru haunt Scream n’ Stream is a witty, self-aware interactive dark ride

I first became aware of Halloween Horror Nights as a fledgling Universal Orlando employee in 1996, when I was assigned to hang lights for a haunted maze and instantly fell in love with the event. Since then I’ve been present for every milestone from Jack the Clown’s birth to Bill & Ted’s death, and attended nearly every annual edition — usually on the rain-soaked opening weekend — as a team member, media rep or paying guest.…