Today at 11am and 7pm Pacific Time (19:00 and 03:00 UK time), please join us for the latest in our continuing series of chilling landmark radio dramas by some of literature’s most famous authors. The Black Mass was produced by Erik
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The Black Mass — The Rats In The Walls by H P Lovecraft

in Radio Drama, Radio Riel Main, The Black Mass, Weekly Programme

by Elrik Merlin on Wednesday, 8 August, 2012

The Black Mass - logo by Terry Lightfoot

Today at 11am and 7pm Pacific Time (19:00 and 03:00 UK time), please join us for the latest in our continuing series of chilling landmark radio dramas by some of literature’s most famous authors.

The Black Mass was produced by Erik Bauersfeld and John Whiting at KPFA in Berkeley, California between 1963 and 1970, and is presented by kind permission of Erik Bauersfeld and Bay Area Radio Drama.

Today’s tale is The Rats In The Walls by H P Lovecraft (pictured right)

THE RATS IN THE WALLS
by H.P. Lovecraft

Walter de la Poer: Erik Bauersfeld
Captain Edward Norrys: Bernard Mayes
Technical Production by: John Whiting
Adapted and Produced by: Erik Bauersfeld

Walter de la Poer, Eleventh Baron of Exham Priory, visits his ancient estate and follows the sounds of ghostly rats down to the lairs of his ancestors. The terrors unfold unto insanity.

In conjunction with the broadcast, for listeners who are resident of Second Life, there will be an in-world listening party for the 7pm Pacific performance, at the Bucket of Blood Public House in New Babbage:
http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/New%20Babbage/155/160/104

Next week at the same time: Bartleby, The Scrivener by Herman Melville.

Read more about The Black Mass on the Bay Area Radio Drama web site.
Our logo for the series was designed specially by Terry Lightfoot of To A T Designs.


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