Fable Cry’s Spooktacular Festival of Ghouls Conjures “Monsters Under the Bed” for a Haunting Celebration of Halloween at OZ Arts Nashville

The eighth installment of this staple Nashville Halloween concert and burlesque spectacular returns to OZ Arts for the third time, setting a perfectly macabre stage for the theatrical rockers to conjure a nightmarish and extravagant event.

Nashville, Tenn. – October 13, 2022 – Contemporary arts center OZ Arts Nashville today announced the return of Fable Cry’s Festival of Ghouls, a ghostly cabaret party, on Saturday, October 29, 2022, in OZ Arts’ expansive creative warehouse. Audiences are invited to relive favorite childhood nightmares at this immersive Halloween party and over-the-top cabaret from Nashville’s masters of the macabre alongside a host of special guest performers who make this spooky evening one not to be missed. 

Conjuring tales that gave goosebumps and creatures that made many afraid of the dark, local theatrical noir rock band Fable Cry will enlist the help of talented artists from the worlds of burlesque, cabaret, puppetry and circus to celebrate the eeriest day of the year.

Attendees are encouraged to transform into their favorite monster or come donned in dramatic sleepover fashions for this immersive Halloween party. Alongside a headlining set from the unmissable Fable Cry, audiences will have the opportunity to hear music from retro country goth-rock band The Bad Signs and American post-rock trio You Bred Raptors?. Leading the impressive list of guest performers are sultry performers from Back to Black Burlesque, aerial artists from Nashville’s own Suspended Gravity Circus, burlesque artists Risky Sour and Sophie du Mal and drag vixen Raven Von Roe. Turn off the lights and embrace the night with this wickedly nostalgic lineup.

“The spooky season would not be complete without the twists and turns of Fable Cry’s annual Festival of Ghouls from Nashville's masters of the macabre,” said Mark Murphy, OZ Arts Executive and Artistic Director. “Along with their unique theatrical rock tunes, we’re delighted that OZ audiences can engage with the spellbinding talents of these guest performers and wildly talented musicians.”

Tickets for Fable Cry’s Festival of Ghouls are $20 and are on sale now at the following link. This event is suitable for mature audiences due to macabre content. Costumes are encouraged, and the evening will include prizes for some of the audience favorites.

This performance is made possible with generous support from donors and grants. To learn more about upcoming performances, please visit https://www.ozartsnashville.org/.

About OZ Arts Nashville

Founded in 2013 by the Ozgener family, OZ Arts Nashville has quickly established itself as one of the Southeast's most influential and respected producers and presenters focused on the creation and presentation of significant performing and visual artworks by diverse cultural visionaries who are making vital contributions to the evolution of contemporary culture. Through performances, exhibitions, and community events, OZ Arts focuses on producing and presenting the work of local and visiting artists who reflect our diverse society, utilize new artistic forms and technology in creative ways, and provide opportunities for meaningful engagement with audiences, students and cultural and civic leaders. OZ Arts' unique creative warehouse has developed a reputation as a major national and regional laboratory for experimentation and a home for contemporary dance and performance. More than 50,000 audience members have been introduced to adventurous artists from around the world since the organization opened, and hundreds of local and regional artists have used OZ’s 10,000 square-foot warehouse theater to develop new works. For more information, please visit ozartsnashville.org.