M R James, the master of the English ghost story, first read his unforgettable tales aloud to friends in Cambridge in the years leading up to the First World War. Over a century after they were first published, his stories retain their power to terrify and amuse.
Robert Lloyd Parry from Nunkie Theatre returns to Tobacco Factory Theatres this autumn to continue his M R James Project, re-telling more of M R James’s most eerie spine chillers by candlelight and thrillingly bookending your week.
Put it down, you fool! Do you want to look through a dead man’s eyes?
In A View from a Hill a pair of old binoculars reveal the gruesome history of an idyllic stretch of English landscape. In The Treasure of Abbot Thomasa treasure-seeker comes face to face with unspeakable horror at the bottom of a monastery well.
Tobacco Factory Theatres
Date: Sun, 27th Oct 2019