The Lion's Roar

24 hours of theatrical horror

24 hours of theatrical horror

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

With roughly 50 people, Alpha Psi Omega condensed a theatre production into 24 hours to kick off the “Hammond Horror Festival.” President of APO Taylor Meng, a junior English education major, served as scenic designer for the play. She described the performance as “one of APO’s favorite events...

48 hours of horror

48 hours of horror

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

October 21, 2018


Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment

The eighth annual "Hammond Horror Festival" brought phobias and time-limited productions to the stage and the screen. The festival started on Friday, Oct, 19 with "Seven Frightening Phobias," a 24-hour production. The play was sectioned into seven parts, each focused on a different phobia. Taylor...

Friday the 13th Antics

Friday the 13th Antics

Annie Goodman, News Editor

July 24, 2018


Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment

A harbinger of bad luck, many people are wary when the 13th of a month falls on a Friday. However, a group in Hammond built around such spooky themes took advantage of the ill-regarded date to promote their organization. Hammond Horror Festival held a “Friday the 13th Horror Trivia Night” at the...