Enter into the mind of the master of the macabre as Poe rises from the grave to tell his story in his own words, captivating you to join him on this journey into the world of imagination and psychological terror for an exhilarating and interactive audience experience.
Masque of the Red Death
"His eye was like the eye of a vulture" From the psychological short story masterpiece ofThe Tell-Tale Heart.
"Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore—" "Nevermore"
John Kiste is considered one of the finest Poe tribute performers in the entire country. He will be leading this experience, where in addition to the above, there will be many other Poe short stories and poems all performed without a script.
This event can be scheduled during the day or evening as a private event for office, birthday, holiday parties, tour bus event and any other reason to get together to celebrate.
Edgar Allan Poe Halloween Fundraiser for the Canal Fulton Heritage Society
October 7th: Doors open at 6:00 pm, spaghetti dinner from 6:30 - 7:30 pm, Poe performance at 8:00 pm with photos with Poe at the end.
October 14th:Doors open at 6:30 pm, Beer and snacks from 6:30 - 7:30 pm, spaghetti dinner from 7:30 - 8:30 pm. Poe performance at 9:00 pm with photos with Poe at the end. Note:Beer will be available to purchase throughout the evening.
For both of these events, there is no fixed price.You have the option of either a dinner/dessert /beverage and the Poe performance combination through a donation only or a donation for the Poe performance only.
Seating will be limited and seating will be assigned on a first come basis. To ensure your spot you can make reservations by using the comment form below indicating the date, who will be attending and if you are interested in the Dinner-Poe combination or the Poe performance only.
Canal Fulton Tour Services a division of Discover Canal Fulton is the tourism sponsor for these events where they can put together entertainment packages for one-half day, full day, or overnight packages integrating multiple attractions in the area and they can be reached at http://discovercanalfultonevents.com/canalfultontours.htm
Free Family Fall Special: Saturday October 21st We love the Halloween season and providing community services has always been part of our ownership philosophy and we are proud to be able to offer a complimentary special Edgar Allan Poe performance designed for the immediate family that includes parents or care givers with children 18 years and younger including the grand parents.
This event will be more family orientated where attending in Halloween costumes is encouraged.
Seating will be limited and seating will be assigned on a first come basis. To add your name to the list please use the comment form below indicating who will be attending.
Performance will start at 6:30 pm, doors open at 5:45 pm. Photos with Poe at the end of the performance. Cookies and coffee/ice-tea will be served at intermission.
Included within the performance will be a special Poe puppet show and this is where you and your kids can work together in creating a character of Poe or Poe himself on a sock where it can be as basic or creative as you want TO BECOME PART OF THE SHOW.
Private events: Poe can be scheduled as a private event with a minimum of 20 people or a minimum cost of $400.00 that will cover up to 20 people.
Plan your Halloween parties and celebrations with Edgar Allan Poe. For parties of 25 or more people or a minimum cost of $500.00 covering up to 25 people with each person over 25 paying an additional $20 pp you will be allowed to bring in your own food and beverage to hold your party at the Warehouse for a 3 - hour period of time.
Let us know if you have a particular Poe theme in mind or if you are looking for suggested Poe ideas and themes to build your party around then consider perhaps a Satirical Poe or a Romantic Poe.
Note:We work with a local tour operator/coordinator who can assist you in the event you would like to have a package that includes other venues outside of the Warehouse such as combining a canal boat ride where downtown Canal Fulton has one of only four operating canal boats in the State of Ohio. The canal boat is about a 3-minute walk from the Warehouse and Poe.