ABOUT THE BAND
Eric Woolfe is an actor, playwright, puppeteer and magician, and the Artistic Director of Eldritch Theatre, a Toronto Company specializing in horror plays using puppetry, live actors, and parlour magic. His work for Eldritch Theatre includes House at Poe Corner, Frankenstein’s Boy, The Haunted Medicine Show, Madhouse Variations, The Babysitter , The Strange & Eerie Memoirs of Billy Wuthergloom, Dear, Grendelmaus, and Sideshow of the Damned. Some of his other credits include Old Man and the River (Theatre Direct), The Comedy of Errors (Humber River Shakespeare), The Glass Menagerie, Ghosts (Touchmark Theatre) Rocket & the Queen of Dreams, (Roseneath Theatre). Little Shop of Horrors (Canstage), Timon in Disney's The Lion King; Eric has been nominated for over a dozen Dora Mavor more awards as both an actor and playwright. He is a three time nominee for the prestigious KM Hunter Memorial Award. The World Encyclopaedia of Puppetry lists him as one of Canada’s exciting new wave of notable puppeteers. He has been nominated for 17 Dora Mavor Moore Awards.
His non-creepy writing credits include Step Right Up!, and Twas, for Theatre Orangeville. Pomeranski Rex for The Toronto Fringe and the film scripts Cannibal Rain, Zombocalypse!, and Blackwood Hotel.
His film and TV acting credits include Man Seeking Woman, Heroes Reborn, Defiance, Murdoch Mysteries, Haven, Hemlock Grove, The Listener, Transporter, Certain Prey, and most notably, George Romero’s modern zombie western masterpiece, Survival of the Dead.
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