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The (Ill-Advised) Voyage of Leonard Roam

Leonard Roam is on a journey. He wants to ask someone something. But this is no ordinary trip: in an effort to save his home, Leonard sets out to the underworld to enlist the help of the one man everyone seems to be scared of. Trouble is, the Devil’s got problems of his own.
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Unspeakable Tales

An hour of improvised cosmic horror inspired by the works of H.P. Lovecraft. Unnamed Improv invite you, the audience, to provide a single word from which we will devise a tale of man’s powerless place in an uncaring universe of ancient mysteries. Every night is a world premiere: physical, atmospheric and all made up completely out of our minds.
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Horror Shorts

Our first annual short horror film competition. An exclusive screening night of our shortlisted films with the overall winner announced on the night. The judges for the competition are horror icons Nicholas Vince (Hellraiser, Hellbound: Hellraiser II), Barbie Wilde (Hellraiser, Hellbound: Hellraiser II, Death Wish 3) and Tim Dry (XTRO, Return of the Jedi).
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The Twins Macabre: Small Mediums at Large

As seen on BBC3's Live at the Electric, child psychics Maurice and Ivy Macabre love finger-painting and murder. Dare to witness as they conjure damned souls through twisted sketches and songs. A deliciously dark horror-comedy sideshow that will kill you... ★★★★★ - ‘Hilarious.’ ★★★★ ‘You laugh even when your skin crawls.’ –The List ★★★★ ’Darkly-hilarious, nerve-jangling comedy rampage.’ –BroadwayBaby @thetwinsmacabre
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British horror has its roots in folk tales. Sean Smith - mind reader, magician & hypnotist - invites you to an evening of folklore & magic. His demonstrations are rooted in genuine British folklore - perhaps not terrifying, they are thoroughly unsettling... Sean usually "oozes confidence"*. But could you face your fetch? Could you meet the Green Man? The Black Shuck? * Views from the Gods ✰✰✰✰
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Upcoming performances

Displaying performances for Tuesday 21st October

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  Dark horror-comedy duo The Twins Macabre are bringing their ‘darkly-hilarious, nerve-jangling comedy rampage’ (Broadway Baby) to the London Horror Festival on the 30th and 31st of October. In celebration of The Twins’ favourite day of the year, on Friday 31st any audience member attending in a Halloween costume will […]

Launch Night Review

Check out this great review of our launch night from Horror Hothouse ! Have a look at their site for more reviews from the festival and all sorts of horror goodness. The launch was a huge success and we would like to thank  the Wireless Theatre Company for their amazing […]


Stage Fright – The London Horror Festival Launch Night! This Sunday sees the official launch of the London Horror Festival 2014 and it is promising to be one HELL of a night!!! The night will be hosted by Hidden Basement’s very own Peter Davis and will feature weird and wonderful […]

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LHF 2014 is here!

The festival is open! Book your tickets now through this website or call the Etcetera Theatre directly on 02074824857 to reserve tickets now!!

With an outstanding line up of 19 separate shows running at the festival – our most ever – with work stretching from spine-tingling one-person shows to the razor’s edge of contemporary sketch comedy, 2014 is looking set to be an outstanding year for the London Horror Festival.

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