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I’ll Be Right Back… presents a tale of murder and corruption. Faustus is a re-imagining of Christopher Marlowe’s classic story of demonic pacts and the struggle between good and evil for the possession of one man’s soul. Set in the cut-throat corporate world, the lust for power will lead to a descent in to the depths of Hell itself.
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Irresistible resurrection of Frankenstein, with twisted interpretations of pop songs, outrageous humour and a Monster who’ll charm your pants off, staged with Last Chance Saloon’s own brand of riotous theatre comedy.
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Six years is a long time to stay away. But when Anna receives a desperate cry for help, she can’t resist the call of her oldest friends – the dangerous, volatile twins Madeline and Roderick Usher. This modern re-imagining of Edgar Allan Poe’s The Fall of the House of Usher is a gothic and lyrical exploration of obsession, addiction and destiny.
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Ladybird shows us three women who are institutionalised to protect society and themselves. Elisabeth struggles to separate past from future; whilst the other patients contemplate life in an asylum. This psychological horror weaves the historical development of treatments with changes in awareness and understanding. Frying Pan Alley’s work is inspired by Lisa Appignanesi’s “Mad, Bad and Sad” and Shakespeare's text.
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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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Upcoming performances

Displaying performances for Monday 1st September

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There is still time to enter our short horror film competition for the London Horror Festival 2014! We are looking for the best original horror shorts to be judged by our panel of horror film royalty: Nicholas Vince, Barbie Wilde and Tim Dry. The top winning entries will be shown […]

Stage Fright – SO THAT’S IT!

Our short horror radio play competition – Stage Fright – is now closed for submissions! Over the past 3 months we have been inundated with scripts from across the country (and beyond!) from horror writers competing for the chance to win a spot in the shortlist to have their work […]

Stage Fright Judge Announced

Here it is! We are absolutely delighted to announce that horror-writer Seth Patrick will be judging this year’s Stage Fright horror radio play writing competition! Seth Patrick is the author of the ‘Reviver’ trilogy, the first of which was published June 2013 by Pan Macmillan in the UK and Thomas […]

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The submissions are in and the festival is once more ready to descend on London!

Last year we had an outstanding line up of 16 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.

We can’t wait to reveal the shows for this year which will chill you to your bones. Please check back soon for full details.

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