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Behind The Screams Of ScareHouse


Hey Haunt Daddy

James “JJ” Byers laughs when asked what it means to be ScareHouse’s “Haunt Daddy.” “My official title as far as I’m aware is assistant show manager.” The “Haunt Daddy” moniker came about based on behind-the-scenes lingo ScareHouse uses to refer to liaisons between the actors and the management, those who address quick fixes like a…

Costume manager Krista Ivan

“There really is a lot of work and detail that go into them. Going through the haunt, it’s dark, but it’s there, I promise you.” Costume manager Krista Ivan would know, since she’s been working for ScareHouse since 2018. The University of Pittsburgh graduate was searching for jobs in costume design, her concentration in school,…