It’s a brisk night at The Huntington Library, as I sit with a hot cup of cider pressed between my palms. Around me are the pleasant murmurs of my fellow audience members coupled with the elegant, historical dress of the performers. The Guild of St George’s Drama After Dark features a selection of classic Edgar […]
This review of Zombie Joe’s Urban Death: Tour of Terror contains very minimal thematic and format spoilers. A deep ominous drone envelopes us as we sit inches apart in the pitch black. A nervous energy fills the air, and I hold my breath in anticipation of what might appear out of the darkness next. […]
Have you ever had an experience with the paranormal? The Witnessing has. Maybe it’s not a common question, and the answer’s usually “no,” but it is the first thing you’re asked before attending The Witnessing, the 2018 Fringe Festival offering from The Unmarked Door. The show centers, as many great horror stories do, on […]
MB Stage Productions’ The Study, which premiered at the 2018 Hollywood Fringe Festival, really started out great: an audience attends a science class to discuss fear, but instead of slides and experiments, several “students” are sent on a trip directly into a horror movie, and those that remain must observe and dictate the outcome of […]
The LA Opera’s “Scare Pair” is a creative journey through Edgar Allen Poe’s “Fall of the House of Usher” and Oscar Wilde’s “The Canterville Ghost,” told through song, incredible sets and costuming.
As I enter the theater for 2017’s Urban Death: Tour of Terror, I see a slight woman standing in the center of the stage. She looks (surprisingly) rather beautiful: dressed in a gown that is elegant but not gaudy, and lacking the apparent ghoulishness that we expect from characters in most Zombie Joe’s Underground (ZJU) […]
The following is a recollection for Santu Deliria: Inductio, meaning that heavy, thorough spoilers are contained within. The show has since closed its doors with no official announcement of being remounted, and the recollection has been edited and approved by the show’s creators to protect the integrity of Santu Deliria and any future experiences. […]