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Dark Adventure Radio Theatre: The Whisperer in Darkness presents Lovecraft's classic tale of alien horror in a 1930s-style radio drama. The tale comes alive with a cast of professional actors and thrilling sound effects. 

Albert Wilmarth, a professor of folklore at Miskatonic University, receives a curious piece of mail. It contains a recording of a man claiming that strange creatures live in the remote regions of the mountains of Vermont - just as described in old folklore. Its author presents compelling evidence and Professor Wilmarth eventually goes to Vermont to investigate for himself. What he discovers there is far, far worse than anything he could have imagined. Can the professor escape with his life and sanity, or will he become a part of a horror descended from interstellar space?

©2020 HPLHS, Inc. (P)2020 HPLHS, Inc.

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If you love Lovecraft you can’t beat these audio dramas

A very creative and fine audio drama from the good people from the HPL Historical Society. I recommend this to any Lovecraft fan. Unless of course the Mi-go’s are on to you...

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excellent!

I think this was my favourite one so far I really enjoyed the atmospheric addition of the weather. And the acting was very believable 5 stars all the way ! !

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Fantastic!

Please buy this. The people at the HPLHS have done a fantastic job bringing these stories to life, buy thier stuff, then go on Amazon and buy physical copies because the props are 1st rate!

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Excellent, of course. Excellent, mature story by Lovecraft. It is a fine production by the HPLHS produced during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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COVID didn’t stop them!

DART does such a good job! Their adaptations of Lovecraft’s stories are amazing! This one is even more so. They took a great story and told it in a way that really brought the story to life and didn’t subtract from the original. I loved the Whisperer in Darkness before. Now it’s even better!

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Cylinder recordings

More reruns needed to make a proper review.

Unlike the previous dramatizations Dagon and At the Mountains of Madness, this one is in recording instead of radio broadcast. It's different and special in a good way.