Conceived during a fog-drenched car ride with nothing beyond the windshield but a horizon-less void, Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid created the acclaimed Tales from Beyond the Pale, audio theater inspired by the vintage radio shows of Alfred Hitchcock and Orson Welles.
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In "Is this Seat Taken?", a young man meets an alluring woman on the Long Island Railroad and slowly comes to realize they have a common past... but maybe not the one she is recollecting. In "The Grandfather", a perfectly ordinary grandfather feeds his perfectly ordinary cat, waiting for his perfectly happy family to arrive for a perfectly pleasant afternoon… until an unfortunate revelation puts them all on a tragic path, if the grandfather can’t unravel their perfect mess first.
Audrey’s Door is the Bram Stoker Award-winning supernatural thriller about a woman running from her past, who moves into a haunted apartment on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. In her sleep, her latent OCD flairs, and she begins to build a door. She’s not sure whether she’s going mad, or it’s the building, or the strange, aged tenants living across the hall, but something has gone very wrong. And some doors lead to all the wrong places.
The rain falls ceaselessly on the town of Bedford as it braces itself for the annual floods that herald the end of winter. But this year the sense of misery is more pervasive than ever. The Clott paper mill, the town's biggest employer, has shut, and the town, already polluted by the chemicals the mill used, faces a desperate future. Liz and Susan Marley are two sisters who are poles apart. Susan, beautiful and disturbed, lives in squalor in the wrong part of town; Liz has horrific dreams about her. But it turns out that everyone in Bedford dreams about Susan Marley....