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St. John's Lutheran Church
81 Christopher Street New York, NY 10014
212-242-5737
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4.8 / 5 Rated by 29 members
Mom Dukes
Review from Mom Dukes
85 events 73 reviews

New experience for me - it was awesome!

reviewed May 19 2018 report as inappropriate
Caesar A. Mendez
Review from Caesar A. Mendez
41 events 26 reviews

The Radio Theater is back on track with their Poe Festival; macabre is their thing.

reviewed May 17 2018 report as inappropriate
Kenneth Fox
Review from Kenneth Fox
15 events 7 reviews

Worthy performances (great radio voices and acting) from the works of a great American author. Appreciated background information by narrator. Will be sure to attend annually.

reviewed May 26 2018 report as inappropriate
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Performances Include…

The Tell Tale Heart – a mad murderer describes his bloody deed in detail!
Berenice – a man is obsessed with his cousin’s teeth!
The Raven – Poe’s greatest poem comes to life amidst thunder and lightning!
Hop Frog – the King’s jester takes his revenge!
The Oblong Box – what is in that box brought upon an ill-fated voyage?
The Oval Portrait – a young couple discover a forgotten portrait that may be haunted!
The Cask of Amontillado – just who is the best wine connoisseur? The Case of M. Valdemar – a doctor hypnotizes a woman on the brink of death!
The Premature Burial – a woman in a sideshow relives the terrifying ordeal of being buried alive!
The Masque of the Red Death – the Queen believes she can escape the plague!
The System of Dr. Tarr & Prof. Fether – a woman visits a madhouse run by escaped inmates
Annabel Lee – Poe’s classic ode to a lost loved one down by the sea
Ligeia – the terrible ghost of his first wife returns!
Ms. Found in a Bottle – a shipwrecked man finds himself onboard a ghost ship heading for doom!

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