Fire Pit of Horror: Poe & Lovecraft haunt the Lubber Run Park Fire Ring

Arlington, VA

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Fire Pit of Horror:  Poe & Lovecraft haunt the Lubber Run Park Fire Ring

Staged readings of Poe & Lovecraft stories adapted by WSC Avant Bard company members Sara Barker and James Finley and directed by Tom Mallan

Join us at 6pm on Saturday, Oct. 27 at Arlington's Lubber Run Park Fire Ring to listen to the beating of the Tell-Tale Heart and cringe at the echoing footsteps of the approaching Beast. Experience 90 minutes of the greatest tales from gothic horror literature as WSC Avant Bard company members and friends bring to life the works of Edgar Allan Poe and H. P. Lovecraft. Costumes are optional but very much encouraged! Following the readings, keep your costume on and join WSC Avant Bard at the Halloween After-party in support of our 23rd Season!*


The Fire Pit of Horror is free! RSVP is requested.

WSC Avant Bard Halloween After-party is free with donations requested at the door*


Date & Time

Fire Pit of Horror:  Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012, 6:00pm.

Halloween After party:  Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012, 8:30pm.



Fire Pit of Horror at Lubber Run Park:  N. Columbus St & 2nd St N, Arlington, VA 22203


After party:  Flyers with directions will be available at the Fire Ring. To attend the After party only, email


*In lieu donations, WSC Avant Bard requests attendees to both events to purchase tickets to the first show of their 23rd season:  Pirandello's Six Characters in Search of an Author!