Campfire Radio Theater

By A Haunted Air Audio Drama

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Mary D
 May 25, 2019
Love a good campfire story. Reminds me of when I was girl scout.

Mary
 Feb 23, 2019
These are really good. Just wish they had more.

Judy
 Oct 31, 2018
truly enjoy your stories

Description

A Modern Audio Drama Horror Anthology... Hear the Fear!

Episode Date
The Resurrectionist Part Two
30:03

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A young girl and her father continue to flee an insidious cult obsessed with harnessing the uncanny ability she displays for communicating with the dead.

Warning: Contains explicit language and frightening situations.

Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine

Cast

Jessica McElvoy

Owen Bevan

Joe Stofko

Rachel Craig

Dexter Herron

Eva Schneider

Original music score by Kevin Hartnell

Running Time 30:05

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Jul 13, 2020
The Resurrectionist Part One
27:08

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A spiritual medium recalls harrowing experiences as a young girl traveling cross-country with her trucker father pursued by a mysterious cult. Along the way, they gain allies and enemies, both living and deceased.

Warning: Contains explicit language and frightening situations.

Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine

Cast

Jessica McElvoy

Owen Bevan

Rachel Craig

Dexter Herron

Julie Hoverson

Blythe Haynes

Blaine Hicklin

Joe Stofko

Original music score by Kevin Hartnell

Running Time 27:08

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Jun 13, 2020
Incident On and Off a Mountain Road
34:08

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On the run from a bad relationship, Ellen is pursued into a moonlit wilderness by a freakish pale brute forcing her to utilize dormant survival skills in a bloody game of cat and mouse.

Warning: Contains explicit language and frightening situations.

Based on the short story by Joe R. Lansdale

Adapted, produced and directed by John Ballentine

Cast

Blythe Haynes

Jack Kincaid

Owen McCuen

Tanja Milojevic

Sarah Golding

Original Music Score by Kevin Hartnell

Running Time 34:08

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Oct 24, 2019
Blood Puppets
35:18

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Puppets from a local children's TV show haunt the dreams of an anxiety stressed single mother and seem to foreshadow horrifying events to come.

Warning: Contains frightening situations not suitable for younger audiences.

Written by Steve Schneider

Directed and produced by John Ballentine

Cast

Diane Gilbert

Jessica McEvoy

Anya Schneider

Erika Sanderson

Edward Champion

Julie Hoverson

Javier Warford

Dexter Herron

Owen McCuen

Music by Michael Hoffman and Kevin McLeod

Accordian music by Jackson Parodi

Running Time 35:18

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Jun 05, 2019
The Woman in the Basement
34:55

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The old house charmed Courtney and Landon from the start. Built in the late 1800s and beautifully renovated, it seemed the perfect place to begin their new life together and forget the mess they had left behind. But they do not know that the house has a secret of its own.

Warning: Contains explicit language, frightening situations and adult content not suitable for younger audiences.

Written, Directed and Produced by Billy Senese

Cast

Marin Miller

Jesse James Locorriere

Jenny Littleton

Jessica Morris

Brandon Boyd

Music by Thomas Nöla

LC Pictures

The Dead Center

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Oct 25, 2018
God of the Razor
31:35

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A man investigates an old Texas mansion searching for antiques but soon finds more than he bargained for. Because in this lonely stretch of land, ancient gods walk the earth and their followers have little choice but to obey their twisted demands.

Warning: Contains explicit language and frightening situations not suitable for younger audiences.

Written by Joe R. Lansdale

Adapted for audio by Jerry Stearns

Directed by Brian Price

Produced by Scott Hickey

Joe R. Lansdale Website

Great Northern Audio

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Jul 30, 2018
Intensive Care
36:40

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Alex wakes in a run-down New England hospital with foggy memories of a car accident and his missing girlfriend, Elizabeth. And – was that a scream in the distance? Unable to decipher mind-bending delusions from reality, Alex soon realizes that his condition is much more critical than he first believed.

Production Team:
Matthew J Boudreau, Samantha Mason, and Frederick Greenhalgh

Written by James Comtois

Cast:
* Nat Angstrom – Alex
* Bernie Horowitz – Mrs. Lee
* PG Lorusso – Mr. Bradley
* Kristina Balbo – Elizabeth
* Dave Marshall – Doctor
* Hannah Kramer – Nurse 1
* Janice Gardner – Nurse 2
* Ashley Brooks – Nurse 3

The Dark Tome

The Cleansed

Aural Stage Studios

Jul 16, 2018
Monster's Game
34:33

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A young man battling schizophrenic demons from his past, hears a sinister new voice in his earbuds with murderous intentions. Will a blossoming romance with a mysterious neighbor be his salvation or lead down a darker path?

Warning: Contains explicit language and frightening situations not suitable for younger audiences.

Written by John Ballentine

Directed by Steve Schneider

Cast

Bobby Gaglini

Sarah Caitlin Taylor

Dexter Herron

Tanja Milojevic

Edward Champion

Matthew Boudreau

Sarah Golding

Fiona Thraille

Original Music Score by Kevin Hartnell

Sound Design by Travis Vengroff

Overlook Hotel Records

11th Hour Audio Productions

The White Vault

True Crime Garage

Already Gone Podcast

Running Time 34:33

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Oct 31, 2017
Death and Alchemy
39:04

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An obsessive doctor unleashes dark elemental forces in a mad quest to resurrect the dead in Victorian London.

Warning: Contains graphic content and frightening situations not suitable for younger audiences.

Adapted from the short story "The Doctor in the Dungeon" by Patrick Moody

Adapted, directed and produced by John Ballentine

Cast

Owen Bevan

Karim Kronfli

Erika Sanderson

Rish Outfield

Robert Cudmore

Music by Kevin Hartnell and Alan Howarth

"Happy Ukulele" by Scott Holmes

https://scottholmesmusic.com/

https://overlookhotelrecords.bandcamp.com

https://www.patrick-moody.com/

http://www.owengbevan.com/

https://www.starnow.co.uk/karimkronfli

https://m.facebook.com/erikasandersonactor

http://www.twilighthistories.com/

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Oct 02, 2017
Ravenous
32:32

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Investigating the disappearance of a colleague, BBC journalist Albert Titus lands the scoop of a lifetime in the Scottish coastal village of Redmayne as he unravels a terrifying mystery perhaps tied to a sinister cannibal clan of legend.

Warning: Contains explicit language and frightening situations not suitable for younger audiences.

Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine

Co-Produced by Kevin Hartnell

Cast

David Ault

Robert Cudmore

Matthew McLean

Rachel Craig

Caitlin Sneddon

Jim Balfour

Will Snyder

Music by Kevin Hartnell

Overlook Hotel Records

A Scottish Podcast

Evil Kitten Productions

David Ault, Voiceover Artist

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Running Time 32:32

Jun 11, 2017
Abduction at Willow Woods
33:09

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Two old friends unearth lost secrets from their youth when they revisit the wooded site of an otherworldly encounter.

A 3D binaural audio experience! Headphones/Earbuds recommended!

Warning: Contains explicit language and frightening situations not suitable for younger audiences.

Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine

Co-directed by Blaine Hicklin

Cast

Blaine Hicklin

John Ballentine

Patrick Bazile

Teresa Ballentine

Rick Prewitt 

Doug Hogate Jr

Music by Kevin Hartnell

Overlook Hotel Records

Patrick Bazile Voice Talent

Paradelphia Radio

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Running Time 33:09

Jan 27, 2017
Rites of Autumn
26:02

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A young boy spends an autumn afternoon with his grandpa who passes on a few very unique and disturbing Halloween traditions.

Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine

Cast

Joe Stofko

James Hicklin

Shelby Sessler

Tanja Milojevic

Rich Wentworth

Kevin Hartnell

Laurel Hicklin

Music by Kevin Hartnell
http://overlookhotelrecords.com/
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Running Time 26:01 

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Oct 24, 2016
Woods Ferry
33:32

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Weekend explorers on a quest for antique treasures stumble upon a lost town at the end of a long dirt road and soon uncover the unspeakable truth behind the decades past evacuation of Woods Ferry.

Warning: Contains explicit language and frightening situations not suitable for younger audiences.

Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine

Cast

Blythe Haynes

Rish Outfield

Steve Schneider

Jack Kincaid

Blaine Hicklin

Joe Stofko

Music by Kevin Hartnell

http://overlookhotelrecords.com/

Running Time 33:32

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Jun 05, 2016
Whispers From Hell
28:55

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Harmless pranks turn dark as a young woman fears a voyeuristic predator may be stalking her from the shadows of peaceful suburbia where a dreadful secret lies in the cemetery next door.

Warning: Contains explicit language and frightening situations not suitable for younger audiences.

Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine

Cast

Rachel Arling

Shelby Sessler

John Patrick Melendez

Diane Gilbert

Tanja Milojevic

Music by Kevin Hartnell

http://overlookhotelrecords.com/

Special thanks to Lewis and Sandi Humphries for allowing us to record in their lovely home.

Running Time 28:55

Oct 25, 2015
Night Delivery
37:34

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A rookie late night radio DJ is entangled in the web of a beguiling young beauty in red and devilish reverse rock lyrics as a dark wave of violence sweeps 1980s Atlanta.

Warning: Contains explicit language and graphic content not suitable for younger audiences.

Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine

Cast

Rish Outfield           http://dunesteef.com/

Blythe Haynes

Blaine Hicklin

John Ballentine

Anitra DeLorenzo    http://www.authorwebservices-xl.net/US/540609/

Melissa English

Kevin Hartnell

Steve Schneider

Music by Kevin Hartnell

http://overlookhotelrecords.com/

Orignal Songs by Overlook Hotel Records featuring Joe Bartoldus, Mike Chambers, Andrew May, Mat Williams and Kevin Hartnell

Running Time 37:33

Sep 20, 2015
Ghosts of Flannan Lighthouse
33:50

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A chilling mystery unfolds in 1900 off the Scottish coast as Joseph Moore arrives at the Flannan Island Lighthouse to find it cold and abandoned... its keepers vanished. Will a blood-stained journal reveal a clue to their dark fate or resurrect an ancient long-dead curse?

Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine

U.K. production directed by Matthew McLean

Cast

Robert Cudmore

Matthew McLean

Jim Balfour

Rich Matheson                  http://www.ynrohkeeg.com/

Blaine Hicklin

Caitlin Sneddon

Music by Kevin Hartnell

http://overlookhotelrecords.com/

Produced in association with Yap Audio  http://www.yapaudio.co.uk/ 

http://audiodramaproduction.com/

Running Time 33:50

Mar 26, 2015
RIP Part II
33:34

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Once again, we follow the bloody trail of Jack the Ripper and his victims as pub patron Old Jim weaves a grisly tale of London's Victorian Whitechapel and hints at an evil that may still lurk amongst the shadows of the East End.

Warning: Contains graphic content not suitable for younger audiences.

Written and Directed by Blaine Hicklin

Series Produced by John Ballentine

Cast

Rish Outfield                 http://dunesteef.com/

Gerti Steele

Alan Steele                   http://wadealansteele.com/

Robert Cudmore

Wendy Bilton Arbuckle

David Ault                     http://www.davidault.co.uk

Sasha Bibin

Caitlin Sneddon

Scott Zee

Matthew McLean

Jim Balfour

Helen Sykes

Fred Sykes

Mark Howard

Mino Rasic

Laurel Hicklin

Blaine Hicklin

Music by Kevin Hartnell

http://overlookhotelrecords.com/

Vocal arrangements performed by Lisa Greaves Taylor

Produced in association with Yap Audio http://www.yapaudio.co.uk/

Running Time 33:34

Oct 27, 2014
RIP Part I
25:42

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Newlyweds on the final eve of their honeymoon are haunted by the ghosts of old Whitechapel as a mysterious pub patron breathes terrifying new life into the bloody terror that gripped the streets of Victorian London.

Warning: Contains graphic content not suitable for younger audiences.

Written and Directed by Blaine Hicklin

Series produced by John Ballentine

Cast

Rish Outfield                      http://dunesteef.com/

Gerti Steele

Alan Steele                       http://wadealansteele.com/

David Ault                        http://www.davidault.co.uk

Caitlin Sneddon

Robert Cudmore               http://www.yapaudio.co.uk/

Matthew  McLean

Wendy Bilton Arbuckle

Jim Balfour

Music by Kevin Hartnell and Kevin MacLeod

http://www.overlookhotelrecords.com/

Vocal arrangements performed by Lisa Greaves Taylor

Produced in association with Yap Audio. Special thanks to Rish Outfield of the Dunesteef Podcast and Alan and Gerti Steele.

Running Time 25:42

Oct 05, 2014
The Philadelphia Xperiment
32:58

Confined to a mental ward in 1951 and awaiting his impending lobotomy, an enigmatic WW2 veteran known only as Patient X recalls an ill-fated experiment to render a U.S. warship invisible resulting in nightmarish side effects for the survivors as well as uncovering a mind-bending temporal terror.

Warning: May contain explicit language and graphic content not suitable for younger audiences.

Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine

Cast

David Ault

Jack Kincaid

Joe Stofko

M Sieiro Garcia

John Ballentine

Blaine Hicklin

Glenn Hascall

Music by Kevin Hartnell, Kevin MacLeod, Richard Lainhart and  ERH

http://www.overlookhotelrecords.com/

Running time 32:58

May 12, 2014
Dreaming of a Dead Christmas
29:22

Two college coeds returning home for the holidays unwittingly unleash a zombie outbreak at a truck-stop after running over a mysterious man on a desolate country road.

Warning: May contain explicit language and graphic content not suitable for younger audiences.

Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine

Cast

Tanja Milojevic

Shelby Sessler

John Ballentine

Teresa Ballentine

Blaine Hicklin

Joe Stofko

Music by Kevin MacLeod and Michael Hoffman

Songs by The Experiments, Reigning Sound, The Ravonettes, Out of Orion and Dott

Running time  29:22

Dec 15, 2013
The War of the Worlds
37:07

A young woman's cell phone diary chronicles the end of days first hand as deadly alien war machines emerge from fallen meteorites and rain fiery destruction upon an unsuspecting populace.

A new adaptation of the H. G. Wells classic!

Warning: May contain explicit language and graphic content not suitable for younger audiences.

Adapted, produced and directed for this series by John Ballentine

Cast

Shelby Sessler     http://www.youtube.com/user/shelbeanie143?feature=watch

Joe Stofko            http://www.harvestaudio.joestofko.com/home/

Jack Kincaid         http://edictzero.wordpress.com/

Glenn Hascall       http://www.freewebs.com/glennhascall/

John Ballentine

Blaine Hicklin

Julie Hoverson      http://www.19nocturneboulevard.net/

Teresa Ballentine

Catherine Rinella  http://midnightaudiotheatre.com/

Scott Spaulding     http://decoratedair.com/

Music by Kevin MacLeod and Setuniman

 Running time  37:07

Oct 27, 2013
The Dentist
29:58

 A new dental assistant is drawn into a perplexing mystery as many of Dr. Stewart's patients emerge from the office in a dazed stupor... a dead look in their eyes. Paranoia and dread soon take hold as she begins to suspect her kindly boss may be engaging in a terrifyingly macabre practice.

 Adapted from the NIGHTFALL classic! 

 Written by Bill Gray

 Series produced and directed by John Ballentine

 Cast

 Kellie Floyd

 Nathan Lowell

 John Ballentine

 Julie Hoverson

 Tanja Milojevic

 Jack Ward

 Music by Kevin MacLeod, John Carl Toth and Frankum

 Show Notes:

Special thanks to Bill Gray for allowing us to adapt his wonderfully chilling audio play from one of my favorite radio dramas of all time.

 Please check out the websites of some of our friends who volunteered their time and remarkable voice talents.

 Nathan Lowell  http://nathanlowell.com/

Julie Hoverson  http://19nocturneboulevard.net/

Tanja Milojevic  http://lightningbolttheater.com/

Jack Ward  http://www.evicuna.com/

 

Composer John Carl Toth  http://johnietoth.weebly.com/

Running time 29:58

Sep 01, 2013
Hungry Hollow
31:10

HungryHollow2.jpg On a weekend camping trip, three boyhood friends rescue an enchanting young hiker lost in the mountains but soon find themselves pawns in a dark ritual as old as the hills with lethal consequences. And as shadows grow longer, a hideous truth emerges regarding the campfire legends of a wrathful old woman said to inhabit the valley. Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine Cast Blaine Hicklin Shelby Sessler John Ballentine Alan Wells Music by Kevin MacLeod, Zero V, Richard Lainhart, Cormi and Setuniman

Running time 31:10 

Feb 06, 2013
Twilight Road
27:01

A young woman, pronounced dead hours earlier, springs to life on the embalming table. Haunted by disembodied voices and recollections of a shadowy afterlife, Cerina is desperate to escape the ghoulish confines of the city morgue. Might she suffer delusions due to her accident or is something far more grisly amiss? 

Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine

Cast

Diane Gilbert

Shelby Sessler

John Ballentine

Blaine Hicklin

Alex Pinnock

Teresa Ballentine

Music by Tom Cusack, Kevin MacLeod, Richard Lainhart, Ambient Fabric and Still Water

Running time 27:01

Oct 22, 2012
The Haunted Cell
26:41

hauntedcellink2.jpg Skeeter Dempsey went to the electric chair for murder and now they say when the lights are out in the old county jail, he comes back to visit his favorite cell. Locked up all alone in the dark, who would know if their cell mate was just a new arrival... or a dead man? A re-creation of the LIGHTS OUT classic! Written by Wyllis Cooper Series produced and directed by John Ballentine Cast Rob McCue Blaine Hicklin John Ballentine Glenn Hascall Scott Spaulding Music by Tom Cusack and Kevin MacLeod

Running time 26:41 

Jul 29, 2012
The Master's Hungry Children
31:40

As World War 2 draws to a close, a squad of bullying Nazis occupy a remote Romanian village populated by old men, women and livestock. But all is not as it appears as a bitter Winter night falls and the Germans find themselves stalked by something far more bloodthirsty than the pursuing Red Army. Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine Cast John Ballentine Blaine Hicklin Dennis Kacsur Tanja Milojevic Glenn Hascall Music by Kevin MacLeod "Mournful Strings" by Hammerklavier

Running time 31:55

Mar 27, 2012
Night Chills
29:43

Justin and Jill were content in their new home before the unexplained noises, the icy rooms... and a terrifying dead of night visitor.

Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine

Cast

John Ballentine

Allison Howard

Shelby Sessler

Blaine Hicklin

Larry Perkins

Music by Kevin MacLeod

The song "Lullaby" created and performed by _ghost

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Running time 29:43

Dec 31, 2011
Demon Eyes
33:20

Rookie FBI agent Sara Gowan must locate the missing victims of serial killer Wesley Morrow before his looming execution. Complicating matters... a pair of mysterious eyeglasses belonging to Morrow that may allow one to see a frightful truth lurking in our midst.

Written, directed and produced by John Ballentine

Cast

Diane Gilbert

Alan Pierce

John Ballentine

Blaine Hicklin

Teresa Ballentine

Music by Kevin MacLeod

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Running time 32:36

Dec 17, 2011