The play “Night of the Living Dead” by Lori Allen Ohm will be presented at the Ghostlight Theatre, 170 Schenck St., North Tonawanda, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24. Performances continue at 8 p.m. Oct. 25-26, and at 2 p.m. Oct. 27. Tickets are $18 and can be purchased online at www.starrynighttheatre.com or by calling the theater at 716-743-1614.
“Night of the Living Dead” is adapted from George Romero’s classic 1968 horror film and directed by DJ Swartz. It tells the story of seven people trapped in a rural Pennsylvania farmhouse by hundreds of zombies. The cast includes Ben Torres, Carla Kwasniak, L. Don Swartz, Vanessa Stipkovits, Ryan Walters, Emma Gerard and Abigail Laski.
Actors recently made a trip to Evans City, Pennsylvania, to meet cast members from the film and tour the cemetery where the famous opening film scene was shot.