It’s that spooky time of year again, a time for hollowing out pumpkins, trick or treating and celebrating all the things that fill you with fear.

Jack o lanterns

Why not read through some of our top terror-themed articles to get into the spirit of things this Halloween?

1. Top ten scariest shows on stage:
An insight into some of the most frightening stage shows ever performed. There’s gore galore, chills and spills in our pick of the most chilling plays.

2. Woman in Black review:
Check out our brand new review of the West End’s favourite fear-fest. It’s guaranteed to send a shiver down your spine!

3. Top ten London theatre ghosts:
Read up on the West End’s most haunted venues and the eccentric spectres that lurk within them.

4. Ghosts sighted at The Woman in Black:
One from the archives, this news story from 2010 covers the spooky sighting of a real ghost at the Fortune Theatre.

5. Grand Guignol, home of horror theatre:
Get to grips with the origins of gothic performance in this insightful little article about the shocking trend of Grand Guignol in French theatre.

6. Top ten theatrical superstitions:
The theatre world is rife with curious traditions and practices to ensure a long and successful run. Take a look at some of the weird and wonderful superstitions in this definitive list of theatrical beliefs.

7. All about the London Dungeon:
Looking for horror and history in the capital? Take a look at the London Dungeon, steeped in frightening fun.

8. Daniel Radcliffe in The Woman in Black:
Check out pics of the Harry Potter star all grown up, on the set of the new Woman in Black movie, due out in 2012.

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