Days of the Dead a Horror Fan Dream
Imagine a place where you get a chance to come face-to-face with your favorite horror icons. P.J. Soles from Halloween, Sid Haig from House of 1,000 corpses, Tobin Bell from Saw.  Go a little further and visualize endless tables of horror artists who are hand crafting pieces at every turn.... Read more
Audition for Urban Death at Zombie Joe’s Underground Theatre
There are few pieces of theatre more fearless than Zombie Joe’s signature show Urban Death.  Every year Zombie unleashes an unparalleled journey into the absurd with this signature show.  As with every show, the theatre group is looking for a few more monsters to flesh out the cast. Urban Death,... Read more
A Tricky Treat, A Horror Comedy With Brains
Most everyone loves Halloween traditions.  That is of course unless you are a man, handcuffed and tied to a chair in the basement of a home inhabited by a psychotic family.  This happens to be one of their happy traditions in Director Patricia Chica’s latest short film A Tricky... Read more
“Alien vs Musical” Launches Its Kickstarter Campaign Right Through Your Chest
Lurking in the shadows at the intersection of horror films and musical theater sits a gem of a show. The standout of the 2015 Hollywood Fringe, which I previously wrote about, “Alien vs. Musical”  has been lying dormant since their show closed, waiting to pounce. It mostly comes out... Read more
USH Talks The Walking Dead Attraction at WonderCon
Creative Director for Universal Halloween Horror Nights, John Murdy, Art Director/Production Designer, Chris Williams, and Producer Don Burgess took to the stage at Wondercon to share a preview of the terrors to come in Universal Studios Hollywood’s new The Walking Dead Attraction.  Murdy welcomed the crowd and introduced the panel to... Read more
Monsterpalooza is Coming This April to Pasadena
It’s almost that time again!  Time to celebrate the Art of Monsters & Movie Magic at MONSTERPALOOZA! This year Monsterpalooza will be held at the Pasadena Convention Center April 22nd-24th. mSince its inaugural event in 2009, MONSTERPALOOZA has become internationally known as the place to be for fans and... Read more
Blood Alley Drenches Audiences in Dread
Whenever Zombie Joe and his troupe of performers announce that they are going into darker territory we sit up in eager anticipation.  Not merely because this is the type of stuff we cover, but because this is where Zombie is at his best.  So when the little theatre announced... Read more
Demonic Housewives are Coming!
There is something afoot in Hobsville. Something demonic, evil and downright domestic.  Yes, we are talking about Thomas J. Misuraca’s ‘Demonic Housewives’ coming to North Hollywood’s Archway Theatre, directed by Sebastian Muñoz. Upon the sudden and mysterious death of her Aunt Wanda, Darcy visits the small town of Hobsville for the... Read more
Blood Alley Coming to Zombie Joe’s Underground Theatre
Zombie Joe’s Underground Theatre is the epicenter for experimental theatre in Los Angeles.  The tiny black box theatre on Lankershem in North Hollywood is the wellspring of bold creativity. ZJU is mostly known for the signature production, Urban Death.  A discordant pastiche of scenes, Death is funny, sad, grotesque,... Read more
4th Annual Halloween Club Spook Show!
This past weekend at the La Mirada’s Halloween Club held an event calling upon spooky people to gather from all parts of the haunt and horror worlds. There were bands, vendors, hearses, monsters galore, and hosted by the infamous RIP The Undertaker! When you step forth into the Spook... Read more