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Ghost Stories writer 'likes motivational literature'

Friday, 25 February 2011

Fans of the West End show Ghost Stories may be interested to hear that the co-writer of the production has a passion for motivational books.

Jeremy Dyson, who..


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Creator of Ghost Stories talks supernatural inspiration

Friday, 25 February 2011

Ghost Stories at the Duke of York's Theatre has no doubt spooked plenty of audiences and its co-creator has offered some idea about which writers may have inspired..

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London theatre tickets 'are what your Valentine really wants'

Friday, 11 February 2011

Instead of going out today and getting heart-shaped boxes of chocolates and teddies for Valentine's Day, one website has recommended buying London theatre tickets..

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Jersey Boys and Ghost Stories recommended for Valentine's Day

Thursday, 20 January 2011

Anyone wondering what to treat their partner to this Valentine's Day could consider buying theatre tickets for Jersey Boys or

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London theatre tickets for Ghost Stories now available for longer

Monday, 13 December 2010

London theatre tickets for the spooky play Ghost Stories will now be available for longer after..

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Ghosts at the theatre 'are so much spookier'

Wednesday, 3 November 2010

Spectres in London theatre productions such as Ghost Stories and The Woman in Black seem to be much spookier than those we see on screen.

This is according to Sophie Nield..


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Ghost Stories to present special Halloween showing

Friday, 22 October 2010

Those of a strong disposition may want to head to the Duke of York's Theatre next week for a special Halloween showing of Ghost Stories.

According to Alice Jones of the Independent, the scary play is to stage a midnight play on the..


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Having London theatre tickets available on a Sunday 'is great for Brits'

Monday, 18 October 2010

A commentator has said she thinks it is great that people can get hold of London theatre tickets for Sunday performances.

Lyn Gardner, writing for the Guardian,..


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Ghost Stories to welcome League of Gents regular Reece Shearsmith

Friday, 1 October 2010

Reece Shearsmith of League of Gentlemen fame is to appear in West End play Ghost Stories for two months.

The actor will replace his former colleague in the show Andy Nyman as Professor Philip Goodman between November 9th 2010 and January..


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Ghost Stories extends run at Duke of York's Theatre

Tuesday, 14 September 2010

West End hit Ghost Stories is having its run at the Duke of York's Theatre extended into 2011.

The show, which has been penned by actor Andy Nyman and League of Gentlemen writer Jeremy Dyson, tells the story of three linked supernatural..


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Ghost Stories 'is skilfully and expertly realised'

Wednesday, 11 August 2010

Ghost Stories has been praised for its atmosphere by one London theatre critic who went to see it this week.

Mark Shenton, writing for the Express, said the play is "full of tremors".

"That's all part of the build-up of..


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Theatre critic I screamed four or five times during Ghost Stories

Monday, 9 August 2010

Ghost Stories had the desired effect on one theatre critic who went to see the play at the Duke of York's Theatre recently.

Writing for the New York Times, Ben Brantley said he found the show to be effective and frightening.

"I..


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Ghost Stories scares another victim

Friday, 6 August 2010

It would seem that West End play Ghost Stories deserves its reputation as one of the scariest shows in theatreland after it frightened another victim this week.

Clemmie Moodie and Danielle Lawler - aka the Mirror's 3AM Girls - said they..


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Ghost Stories 'is thought provoking and engaging'

Monday, 2 August 2010

The creepy, tense atmosphere created by West End play Ghost Stories has been praised by one London theatre critic.

Maddy Costa, writing for the Guardian, said the production team really knows how to crank up the tension, with eerie noises..


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Ghost Stories 'is a scary, funny must see'

Thursday, 29 July 2010

Ghost Stories has been recommended to London theatre fans who are not of a nervous disposition.

Duncan Hepburn of the Hornsey and Crouch End Journal said the play - currently showing at the Duke of York's Theatre - is both terrifying and..


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Femme Fatale to transfer to London's West End?
A play showing for the Camden Fringe could make its way to the West End, it has been claimed.
Thursday, 22 July 2010

A quirky play about deadly women could be making its debut in the West End soon, it has been rumoured.

According to WhatsonStage.com, the play - which is to open as part of the Camden Fringe on August 6th 2010 at Upstairs at the Gatehouse -..


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Jonathan Ross among celebs enjoying Ghost Stories
Jonathan Ross has been enjoying his second viewing of Ghost Stories, which is currently playing at the Duke of York Theatre.
Thursday, 22 July 2010

A performance of Ghost Stories at the Duke of York's Theatre in London has been attended by former BBC television presenter Jonathon Ross.

Those with tickets to the performance could have seen the funnyman host a question and answer session..


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Jeremy Dyson It's thrilling to watch people respond to Ghost Stories
Seeing London theatre fans jump during Ghost Stories is rewarding for Jeremy Dyson.
Wednesday, 21 July 2010

Jeremy Dyson, one of the creators of new West End show Ghost Stories, has said he gets a thrill out of seeing audiences respond to its scariest parts.

The writer told the Metro that doing frightening productions is similar to putting on..


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McFly's Dougie 'was terrified of Ghost Stories'
A trip to see Ghost Stories in the West End was a scary experience for McFly's Dougie Poynter.
Tuesday, 20 July 2010

A trip to see Ghost Stories in the West End was a scary experience for McFly's Dougie Poynter, according to his bandmate.

Harry Judd, the pop group's drummer, explained to the Daily Star that the group's bass player had been scared stiff..


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Ghost Stories 'is like The Vagina Monologues with spectres'
Ghost Stories got its inspiration from some familiar plays.
Monday, 12 July 2010

One of the creators of Ghost Stories has likened the play to The Vagina Monologues with added spooks.

Andy Nyman told WhatsonStage.com that he and co-creator Jeremy Dyson wanted to write something which told a story and was also..


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Ghost Stories creators used 'scun' to create creepy feel
Ghost Stories is 'scun', its creators have said.
Thursday, 8 July 2010

The creators of Ghost Stories have said they were compelled to write the play based on a shared love of 'scun'.

As Andy Nyman and Jeremy Dyson explained to the Guardian, this is a combination of scary and fun which they both admire, so they..


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Ghost Stories' scares 'are regular and abrupt'
Ghost Stories is definitely likely to scare theatregoers, a critic has said.
Tuesday, 6 July 2010

The frightening atmosphere created by Ghost Stories has again been highlighted by a theatre critic.

Writing for Theatre Guide London, Gerald Berkowitz said that when he went to watch the play this month ahead of its official opening in July..


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Ghost Stories 'is skin crawlingly creepy'
Ghost Stories has been given another positive review ahead of its official opening.
Monday, 5 July 2010

Ghost Stories has been recommended to London theatre fans who like horror films.

Writing for the News Shopper, Matthew Jenkin said he is not usually spooked by ghoulish tales, but that Ghost Stories really made him jump on several..


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Ghost Stories 'is fun and exhilarating'
London theatre fans who like being scared are sure to enjoy Ghost Stories, according to one source.
Tuesday, 29 June 2010

Ghost Stories has been recommended as a clever and enjoyably frightening West End show by one person who recently went to see it.

A reviewer for Blog Critics, referred to only as Emm, said she was pleased by the creepy atmosphere created by..


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