The Frightmare Theatre Podcast

The Frightmare Theatre Podcast

The Frightmare Theatre Podcast is a horror audio drama anthology series from ARCANE. Broadcasting from a decrepit radio studio across the astral plane, the Frightmare Theatre team strives to make your nightmares a reality. Each eerie episode brings new terrifying (and at times hilarious) horror radio dramas to life. We invite you to join host, Doctor Necropolis, and the rest of the Frightmare Theatre team as they introduce a variety of suspenseful stories that are sure to send shivers down your spine! Unearth more at https://www.frightmaretheatrepodcast.com/ Support the show at https://www.patreon.com/FrightmareTheatrePodcast

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April 24, 2022 44 min

*EPISODE 2.5: SONG OF THE SIREN *

In a desperate attempt to cheer up Doctor Necropolis after losing his favorite pet, the Frightmare gang takes a chance on management's new grief therapy...

...AND in tonight's terrifying tale: A renowned painter is haunted by more than just memories, as he struggles to come to terms with the death of his muse in Song of the Siren.

Written & directed by ANDREW McMURTREY
_STARRING: Sp...

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*EPISODE 2.4: JUST THE WIND *

The Frightmare Theatre Gang's long-running segment, "Letters from Beyond" goes awry when they receive a letter from an angry mother's group, pushing to cancel the show...

...AND in tonight's terrifying tale: As a terrible storm rolls in, Jess and Drew begin to suspect that the creeping dread they feel may be caused by more than... just the wind.

Written by DREW DIVELEY & dir...

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October 31, 2021 34 min

*EPISODE 2.3: FILM NOIR *

The Frightmare Theatre Gang scramble to put the perfect Halloween Show together after indulging a little too heavily in Hunchback Handy Man, Greg's, special punch at the annual Halloween Bash.

...AND in tonight's terrifying tale: Notorious film critic, Manny Ferguson, gets more than he bargained for when he agrees to a special private screening at the behest of a recently deceased Film Auteur.

W...

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September 19, 2021 32 min

*EPISODE 2.2: BEG *

The Frightmare Theatre Gang is forced to listen to Greg the Hunchback Handyman's field report from his trip to Burning Man.

...AND in tonight's terrifying tale: "Man's Best Friend" has been a term for far too long... perhaps it's time for a change.

Written & directed by JEREMY SHELTON
STARRING: Drew Diveley, Nathan Shelton, Tyler Tracy, Fiona Mobley, Nicole McLaughlin, and Heath Hi...

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September 5, 2021 19 min

*EPISODE 2.1: TO CATCH A DEMON *

The Frightmare Theatre Gang introduce the 2nd spooky season!

...AND in tonight's terrifying tale: Father Boden arrives at an isolated convent to care for a young girl possessed by a demon... only to realize it's the demons from his own past that he must fear.

Written & directed by FEE BASANAVICIUS
STARRING: Leo LaCamera, Sarah Nutt, & Layna Shelton
MUSIC & THEME: Chris Porcel...

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*GRAVESIDE CHAT Ep. 005: "The Music of Horror" - *UNLOCKED Special Patreon Exclusive **

In this 5th episode of the Patreon Exclusive supplemental discussion-based podcast, GRAVESIDE CHAT, Frightmare Theatre creator & Executive Producer, Nathan Shelton, is joined by Los Angeles film composer & longtime collaborator, Bryan Arata. The two discuss their past creepy collaborations, as well as Bryan's inspiration ...

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TEASER **GRAVESIDE CHAT Ep. 001: "Top 5 Horror Films" (part 1) - Special Patreon Exclusive Episode **

*To unlock the FULL special Graveside Chat episodes, listeners must be "Members of the Inner Sanctum" tier on The Frightmare Theatre Patreon page. *

In the premiere episode of the Patreon Exclusive supplemental discussion-based podcast, GRAVESIDE CHAT, Frightmare Theatre creator & Executive Producer, Nathan...

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November 29, 2020 34 min

*EPISODE 1.13: KNOCK KNOCK *

The Frightmare Theatre gang tries to roll out the perfect season 1 finale despite a pervading annoyance outside the door...

And in tonight's terrifying tale: Young Mary spends her days wrapped in her favorite blanket, avoiding the outside world at all cost... until fate comes knocking.

Written & directed by HEATH HILLHOUSE
STARRING: Nicole McLaughlin, Fee Basanavicius, Shawn Young, Drew Div...

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October 31, 2020 69 min

EPISODE 1.12: HALLOWEEN SPECIAL DOUBLE FEATURE
(THAT DARK AND STORMY NIGHT & FIRE LAWN)

The Frightmare Theatre studio gang struggles to host the perfect Halloween office party as they introduce not one, but TWO fantastic frights!

-First up in THAT DARK AND STORMY NIGHT, we meet a brilliant yet eccentric young Doctor on what could be the most important night of his life... however it seems as if everything that could go wrong,...

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The Frightmare Theatre Podcast TRAILER

Time to turn down lights and turn up the TERROR with THE FRIGHTMARE THEATRE PODCAST!

The Frightmare Theatre Podcast is a horror anthology series from ARCANE. Each episode listeners are invited to join host, Doctor Necropolis, and the rest of the Frightmare Theatre team as they introduce a variety of suspenseful fully-produced audio dramas that are sure to send shivers down your spine!

The...

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The Frightmare Theatre Podcast Season 1 TRAILER

Time to turn down lights and turn up the TERROR with THE FRIGHTMARE THEATRE PODCAST!

The Frightmare Theatre Podcast is a horror anthology series from ARCANE. Each episode listeners are invited to join host, Doctor Necropolis, and the rest of the Frightmare Theatre team as they introduce a variety of suspenseful fully-produced audio dramas that are sure to send shivers down your sp...

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Special Mini Episode S1.4: THE GIRL FROM DOWN THE LANE

This month, the FTP team are taking a short break from their regular fully produced audio drama programing in preparation for next month's very special Halloween Double CREATURE FEATURE! But we didn't we couldn't let our loyal listeners go away empty handed, now could we?

The Frightmare Theatre production team invite listeners to enjoy this very special mini epis...

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August 31, 2020 42 min

EPISODE 1.11: HAUNTED ME

The Frightmare Theatre studio gang welcomes an ad from their newest sponser, 2020's NIGHTMARE FUEL!

And in tonight's hilariously hair raising tale, Haunted Me... Young Mel is a gal who can get things. In fact, that's her job. However after landing a strange new client, she is tasked with retrieving a mysterious ancient book that holds more than a few secrets.

Written by FEE BASANAVICIUS
Di...

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July 31, 2020 43 min

EPISODE 1.10: LIBRARY DONATION

The Frightmare Theatre team battles a spectral entity that is once again loose in the studio...

And in tonight's terrifying tale, Library Donation, big-city architect, Guy Sunderman is under a lot of pressure to assess the structure of an historic small-town library prior to his firm's renovations. But he soon realizes that checking out at this library promises more than just a hefty fine.

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June 30, 2020 26 min

EPISODE 1.9: PERFECTION

The Frightmare Theatre's special segment, "Letters From Beyond" goes off the rails when Agnes decides to get a little too honest with a fan of the show...

And in tonight's terrifying tale, Perfection, young John is under interrogation concerning the horrific death of his new wife. Throughout the intense investigation, revelations are made which thrust the two men deeper and deeper down the...

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May 31, 2020 36 min

EPISODE 1.8: FROM THE DRAIN

Things get heated in The Frightmare Theatre studio crypt as the show's host and announcer get into a squabble over production duties...

And in tonight's terrifying tale: Arthur Penrill has the perfect life... until it all goes down the drain.

Written by DREW DIVELEY
STARRING: Nathan Shelton, Nicole McLaughlin, Kirsten Overholt, Drew Diveley, George Cron, Spencer Tilley, and Andrew McMurtrey

...

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April 30, 2020 45 min

EPISODE 1.7: THE GHOSTMAN ALWAYS RINGS TWICE

The Frightmare Theatre team hosts a very special guest on the show, who refuses to leave...

And in tonight's spooky story: The roaring 20's ushered in a surge of interest into the occult and mankind's connection with the afterlife. In this charming little horror tale, Ms. Gordon uses her unique talents to lead two couples in a dramatic seance... with disturbingly humorous ...

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March 27, 2020 25 min

EPISODE 1.6: COLD CALL

The Frightmare Theatre host, Doctor Necropolis, gets annoyed with the show's musical director, Agnes...

And in tonight's terrifying tale: Emergency phone operator, Karen, longs for more excitement in life. But on this particular evening an ominous call forces her to learn a terrible lesson - be careful what you wish for... you just might get it!  

Written by NATHAN SHELTON
STARRING: Fee Basanavic...

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February 29, 2020 42 min

EPISODE 1.5: ONE IN A MILLION

The Frightmare Theatre team battle a poltergeist that has infested the studio...

And in tonight's horrifyingly hilarious tale: ONE IN A MILLION, one might say young Allen has led a sheltered life.  His mother and father have seen to that.  But on the day of his 18th birthday, his little world is about to get a whole lot bigger... 

Written by SPENCER TILLEY
STARRING: Spencer Tilley, Stefany Cam...

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January 31, 2020 38 min

EPISODE 1.4: THE UNFINISHED BLESSING

The Frightmare Theatre team debate who is really running the show...

And in tonight's terrifying tale: From her hospital bed, Beatrice recounts her disturbing experience upon moving into a new house in THE UNFINISHED BLESSING.

_Written by Nicole McLaughlin
STARRING: Nicole McLaughlin, Andrew McMurtrey, Ellen Spann, and Nathan Shelton

This episode features mild language.

If you enjoy The...

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