Episode | September 5th, 2016 | 53 mins 9 secs
Yes indeed, it's another episode that's divisible by four and that means it's time again to do the news!
It's a bit of a downer this go around as we have stories of one major haunted attraction that will be shuttering its doors in the new year and anothe...
Episode | August 29th, 2016 | 54 mins 20 secs
To pay? Or not to pay? That is the question.
As haunts across the nation begin to recruit actors the question about pay will inevitably arise as actors and owners alike will try to decide what they want and what is best for them.
The truth is this: There...
Episode | August 22nd, 2016 | 53 mins 53 secs
This week on Haunt Weekly, we are returning to the subject of women in haunting and have a great conversation with Neena Collins of the Scareatorium in Columbus, OH.
Neena's story is, in many ways, not the typical one for a haunter. Though she was brou...
Episode | August 15th, 2016 | 56 mins 27 secs
We run one haunt, we've acted in several and we've been through countless. The vast, vast majority of our haunt experience has been completely safe, wonderful and fun.
This is not about those experiences.
There have been a few times that the horror of th...
Episode | August 8th, 2016 | 39 mins 56 secs
Yes folks it's another episode divisible by four and that means it is time to do the news!
We ended the show a little bit early this week. misestimating the amount of time we needed to talk about each of the stories. However, it's still a VERY busy time ...
Episode | August 1st, 2016 | 54 mins 40 secs
This week on Haunt Weekly, we are putting my degree to some use and talking about guerrilla marketing.
Guerrilla marketing is one of the most popular topics not just at haunted attraction conventions, but all small business conventions. However, most b...
Episode | July 25th, 2016 | 52 mins 43 secs
This week on Haunt Weekly, we're doing something a little bit different.
As we've discussed in some of the recent episodes, we're wanting to start a series on women in haunting where we discuss the experiences and challenges women face in the haunt ind...
Episode | July 18th, 2016 | 55 mins 7 secs
With the recent news in our industry, we've been thinking more about haunt reviews in general and the tense relationship between haunters and reviewers.
The truth is we have a very unique culture when it comes to reviews. Many haunters seem to dislike h...
Episode | July 11th, 2016 | 50 mins 38 secs
Yes everyone it's another multiple of four and that means it's time to do the news!
This time, however, things are a little bit different. We start off this week talking about the recent controversy involving Ohio Valley Haunts. While it's rough that we...
Episode | July 4th, 2016 | 53 mins 30 secs
Every haunt that has a backstory has a process for coming up with it. This week, we wanted to share ours and take a long look at how we come up with the story and how it ties into the construction of our haunt.
So how do we come up with a new back story ...
Episode | June 27th, 2016 | 50 mins 10 secs
This week on Haunt Weekly, we're doing things a little bit differently. Normally we find a topic and take a deep 50-minute dive into it but we've had a lot of things we've wanted to discuss but haven't really been able to figure out a way to talk about i...
Episode | June 20th, 2016 | 56 mins 21 secs
Following up on our previous conversation about the need for kid-friendly horror, we take a look at look at one medium that's been giving the younger generation a good fright for decades: Music videos
But these videos aren't just a way to introduce kids ...