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Casting the Runes: Two Ghost Stories by M R James
December 6, 2014 @ 8:00 pm£12.00 – £14.00
M R James wrote his ghost stories to perform to friends in the years leading up to WW1. Today they’ve lost none of their power to terrify and amuse. Now Nunkie returns with two more James classics, in another thrilling one-man show.
In Casting the Runes we meet the unforgettable Karswell – magic lanternist, occult historian and scourge of academe. It’s partnered here by one of James’s most neglected masterpieces The Residence at Whitminster in which a dark shadow looms over the precinct of a peaceful English church…
**** “Lloyd Parry’s beautifully modulated performance is perfectly judged to send an enjoyable chill down the spine.” Metro