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Courthouse Center for the Arts’ Dracula

We will always have horror films, as long as people will squeal and cling to the arms of their dates.
There will be blood
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  October 26, 2012

Voodoo economics

To paraphrase The Communist Manifesto , a specter is haunting Hollywood. Actually, two of them: zombies and vampires. The undead.
What vampire and zombie movies can tell us about the future of capitalism
By PETER KEOUGH  |  May 21, 2010

Seduction and submission

Take one spooky story. Add one spooky castle. Stir in suspenseful music and dance movement. What you get is Island Moving Co.’s Dracula.
Island Moving Co.’s Dracula has bite
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  March 26, 2010

Sex and food and Abraham Lincoln

We put out a call to our contributors to suggest appropriate holiday gift books and what do we get back?
Gift books for every (perverse) taste
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  December 02, 2008

Simple blood

Twilight puts the life back into the undead
Twilight puts the life back into the undead
By PETER KEOUGH  |  November 19, 2008

Genre bender

At a time when real-life events seem both horrifying and surreal, 20th Century Ghosts raises the question: Who needs monsters, when we have our messed-up minds, to contend with?  
Joe Hill’s scary stories reflect our worst fears
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  October 02, 2008


Reading roundup

This fall’s regional literary scene will see abstinence and desire, ghosts and dykes, convicts and Christians, toxic water bottles and yummy food.
Autumn’s authors about town
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  September 10, 2008

Stay Alive

No, not the awful 1983 sequel to Saturday Night Fever but an awful, reality-blurring horror flick that offers little you haven’t seen before in Final Destination , The Ring , or even FeardotCom .
Derivative horror film warns gamers of wasting their lives
By TOM MEEK  |  March 28, 2006

Rhythm and snooze

  Donkey Konga 2 misses the beat
By  |  October 24, 2005