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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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IT’S ONLY A MATTER OF TIME is an abstract, conceptual and experimental play - with the show fitting in a single suitcase. With a Strong use of sound and imagery it will be an experience, even if you’re not sure what's going on. This piece of theatre is written by a first time writer, who is also directing, staring in and also writing the theme tune.
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Ethel Charles lives alone in a rambling mansion, terrified of ghosts she believes to be hunting her. When she calls on a medium to help her make peace with the dead, she may have invited a more real threat into her home. Inspired by the Winchester Mystery House, ‘Peaceful’ is a critically-acclaimed chiller about guilt, faith and fear.
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Stage Fright 2014 / Launch Night

See the three shortlisted entries for Stage Fright 2014 performed and recorded live! With very special guest Judge Seth Patrick and a spectacular horror cabaret to celebrate the official launch of the London Horror Festival 2014!
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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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Upcoming performances

Displaying performances for Sunday 26th October

Latest news


  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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