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Introducing: Edred, The Vampyre

From David Pinner, the prolific and celebrated author of Ritual, the novel that inspired the great Gothic cult movie, The Wicker Man, comes Edred, The Vampyre, which receives its world premiere at The London Horror Festival. Edred is a thousand-year-old bisexual … Continue reading

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The London Horror Festival Playwriting Competition

The fabulous London Horror Festival are continuing their crusade to support emerging talent with the 2019 edition of their annual playwriting competition. In collaboration with the equally superb Danse Macabre Productions, they are this year aiming to promote the representation … Continue reading

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Applications for the London Horror Festival 2019 are now open!

Applications for the London Horror Festival 2019 are now open! This year’s festival has moved to the Pleasance Theatre in Islington and will run from the 8th to 25th October 2019 in both the main (currently the home of Night of the Living Dead Live!) and … Continue reading

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LHF 2018: Interview with Katy Danbury

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With the London Horror Festival 2018 (LHF) now underway, with meat cleaver in hand, we caught up with producer, Katy Danbury to learn more about the UK’s largest festival of live horror. How did the London Horror Festival start? The … 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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