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PLAY REVIEW: APRIL

After Carnival of Crows, I popped into Vault Festival again to see Hermetic Arts’ April, a one-woman show of a ‘Positive Thinking guru for the YouTube generation’. P-O-S-I-T-I-V-E… P-O-S-I-T-I-V-E… These are the words (or letters) that welcome us into Hermetic … Continue reading

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Vault Festival 2019 – Horror Highlights

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Calling all fans of the darker side of theatre! The brilliant Vault Festival is set to return at the end of the month, and this time, it’s bigger than ever! Running from January 23rd to March 17th, over four hundred new … Continue reading

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TOP 10 HORROR PLAYS

With the Krampus season fully upon us, here are my top 10 horror plays that you need on your Christmas list. 10 – The Ferryman by Jez Butterworth Ex-IRA activist, Quinn Carney is celebrating the harvest with his family. Until … Continue reading

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Why theatre is the perfect place for horror

With horror festivals retreating to the dark, dank places from whence they came, let’s take a moment to remember why theatre is the perfect home for horror. Just as August belongs to Edinburgh and December to pantomime and endless adaptions of … Continue reading

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HORROR THEATRE: LHF 2018 INTERVIEW WITH JOSEPH WILLIS

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The London Horror Festival has now kicked off! We checked in with Joseph Willis, organiser of this year’s Horror Playwriting Competition, to see what he has to say about this year’s contest. What’s important to you about horror theatre? Horror … Continue reading

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