Thu, Oct. 23 - Sun, Nov. 2, 2014
Beware, my heart glows with the hell inside it.
You promised a man. Monster. Man.
You promised a life. Yet I am born from death.
No one will hear my screams. But I know you can. Hear them.
You will listen when my heart's hell is unleashed, and your blood fills the streets. And you will pay. All will pay.
A terrifying new adaptation by RawRedMeat Productions.
Do not bring children. Do not come alone.
What price would you pay to have your heart’s desire?
How much would you pay for true love? To be the most brilliant person in the room? For talent? Fame? The devil doesn’t really come to collect anyway. Does he? Through dance and spoken word, Dance with the Devil toys with soul-selling, collecting and outsmarting the master of tricksters. When you want something badly enough, you’ll do anything to get it.
A collection of dolls and the stories they tell.
Four Humors, creators of past Horror Festival shows Harold and The Murderer Did it!, bring another original work of horror. Doll Collection is a collection of shorts all revolving around the creepiness of dolls. Why are dolls so terrifying? What is it about their eyes that make us so uneasy? Did that clown doll just move? Join Four Humors in this exploration of your biggest childhood fear.
Jekyll thinks he’s a monster, but some men never change.
After drinking a bizarre chemical concoction, Dr. Henry Jekyll has turned into a monster born of his own suppressed rage and lust. No. Actually, he drank a decongestant. But he’s now terrorizing London with as much fury as a meek chemistry professor can muster. His maid, however, she has turned into a monster.
Some men just can’t change.
A parlor farce adaptation of John Carpenter's "The Thing."
"Gentlemen... The Thing" is a Victorian-Era parlor farce adaptation of John Carpenter's "The Thing." The play is set in the early 1900's in the estate of Ernest Shackleton. After finding an alien during an Antarctic expedition, Shackleton invites the world's brightest minds to examine it with deadly, yet hilarious, results.
A drama, with elements of pitch-black comedy, about amputation.
A surgeon is drawn into an underground world of sufferers from Body Integrity Identity Disorder, a condition that causes people to hate parts of their own bodies. When he becomes vulnerable to blackmail, the surgeon finds himself doing things he really doesn't want to do. And the situation just keeps getting worse...
On the morning on December 28th, 1949, Joyce Slorjen, Robert Huxton and Ruth Huxton (formerly Slorjen) were found murdered in the home of Jack "Buddy" Slorjen. Come witness the hour before they were murdered.
Live music soundtrack to an original psycho-thriller film.
The Poor Nobodys return to TCHF III with another live film score. They got their fill of brains and blood with "Night of the Living Dead" in the first Twin Cities Horror Festival and have an original psycho-thriller film in the style of David Lynch to offer this year.Panacea was created in collaboration with filmmakers Crist Dahl & Chris Delisle of Rochester, MN and artist/puppeteer Daniel Polnau. All original music with original film + found footage.
What would it take to strip away your humanity?
You are in a room. You don’t know how you got there or how long it’s been. You don’t know why they are doing these things to you. You still know who you are - but for how long? Physical theater ensemble Transatlantic Love Affair presents an original investigation into the dark corners of human nature.
HALLOWEEN NIGHT at 12:40am
TCHF II veterans Horrorshow Hotdog join the festival once again to provide a live, comical commentary to their new favorite, low-budget horror film Death Bed: The Bed That Eats!
Just so there's no confusion, the screening will be after all the other shows on Halloween night, Friday, October 31st. So in the extremely early hours of Saturday November 1st.
Closing Night party
Sunday, November 2
Southern Theater Lobby and then Stage
Join us to celebrate the end of TCHF III with giant party! Town Hall Brewery provides the food while DJ Jake Ryan provides the soundtrack to an evening of dance, drinks, devil-may-care attitudes.