Tag Archives: Dracula

Bram Stoker Festival Part 3: Larry Beau

Part 3 of my recent encounters at the Bram Stoker Festival in Dublin exclusivly for thefairytaletraveller. On stage this time in Barnardo Square, the self proclaimed wandering minstrel Larry Beau. With an entirely acoustic performance of original songs, a strange … Continue reading

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Bram Stoker Festival Part 2: Countess Dracula

Part 2 of my recent encounters at the Bram Stoker Festival. This time a captivating performance by the ‘Angels of the Odd. Telling an original tale about an imaginary connection between Stoker and the Blood Countess Erzebet Bathory, whom appears to him in … Continue reading

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Bram Stoker Festival Part 1:The Vampire Hunt

Well this is my first time to write for another blog, and what a way to start. Please join me as I take you on a journey through the streets and back alleys of Dublin’s fair city, from Cathedral to … Continue reading

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Vampires take over Dublin

”She lives beyond the grace of God, a wanderer in the outer darkness. She is “vampyr”, “nosferatu”. These creatures do not die like the bee after the first sting, but instead grow strong and become immortal once infected by another … Continue reading

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