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Is the Huntington Theatre in Boston haunted?

Is the Huntington Theatre in Boston haunted? In this episode Pat and Rebecca discuss and debate the history and paranormal stories at one of the most haunted theaters in the world. Or is it?  Listen and vote!

Questions Talked About in this Episode

When was the theater built? Who has owned it? Who was Henry Jewett and the Henry Jewett Players? Why did the original theater close? Does Jewett haunt the theater? Why do people say his painting is haunted? What figures do people see and feel around the theater? Why do workers take care not to disturb the spirits?


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Sources for this Week’s Episode

Hauntington theater: Staging two ghost stories – one’s fiction, the other …?

Most haunted theaters in the world | Fox News

Haunted Huntington Theatre

AMERICAN THEATRE | No One Is Alone: Theatre Ghost Stories, Vol. 6

#Didyouknow the Huntington Avenue… – Brightspark Travel | Facebook

Ghost tale will take ‘Shining’ to theater – Boston Herald

(5) Haunted Theatres: The Huntington in Boston, MA – YouTube

Huntington Theatre (Boston) – All You Need to Know BEFORE You Go

Breaking Ground 2022 | Huntington Theatre Company

Huntington Theatre Company Home Page | Huntington Theatre Company

Avenue of the Arts / Huntington Theatre | Huntington Theatre Company

NEW ENGLAND FOLKLORE: Ghosts Steal the Spotlight at the Huntington

BU Bridge News – Week of 8 October 1999

Music for this episode was performed by Michael Rivers
“Pat Facts” and “Ghost Story” themes by Mondo
“Time for a Debate” theme by Gail Gallagher gailgallaghermusic.com