Archive for 2012

Count Gregula's 2012 Year In Review

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Happy New Fear! It vas a KILLER year for Count Gregula’s Crypt! Now, here are some of the highlights of the various events that Countess Gregula and I attended in 2012! I hope everyone has a prosperous and horror filled 2013! Peace, Love & Good Scares! - The Gregulas V^^^V  

Merry Cryptmas!

Merry Cryptmas!
All of US at Count Gregula’s Crypt vould like to vish all of YOU a very Merry Cryptmas and Happy HorrorDays! Eat, drink and stay S-C-A-R-Y! Peace, Love and Good Fear! SINcerely, The Gregulas V^^^V

Scrooge & Marley: A Review

There have been many takes on the Charles Dickens’ classic A Christmas Carol. Besides the many traditional remakes there have been cartoon versions, Americanized modern day tales, a comedy and even a version where the Scrooge character was female. So just when you were thinking that there is no way that this story could be... Read more »
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ChiTAG 2012: A Review

The weekend before Thanksgiving was a busy and stressful one, but Da Count and myself decided to take a break at Navy Pier in  Chicago for the annual ChiTAG (Chicago Toy and Game) Fair and have a little bit of fun! ChiTAG is an event where new toys and games are introduced to the public via vendor... Read more »

Theatre Review: Season's Geekings - A Gorilla Tango Burlesque Holiday Special

Theatre Review:  Season's Geekings - A Gorilla Tango Burlesque Holiday Special
Tis the season to get your jollies and if you like your falalalalas a little bit nerdy, Gorilla Tango Burlesque is here to please with their newest show Season’s Geekings: A Gorilla Tango Burlesque Holiday Special. Season’s Geekings is a magical holiday ride through the best of their previous geek-friendly shows led by none other... Read more »

The Gregulas party with Haunted Mansion and Asylum 13!

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Da Count and I are the kind of people who keep Halloween in our hearts ALL YEAR LONG.  Luckily we found a whole group of kindred spirits at the Haunted Mansion and Asylum 13 haunted house! Last weekend (11.17.12) while most people were preparing for the Thanksgiving holiday, we were invited to a post-Halloween costume party... Read more »
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Happy Fangs-giving!

Happy Fangs-giving!
On behalf of all of US here at Count Gregula’s Crypt ve vould like to vish all of YOU a very Happy Fangs-giving! Ve are FANGFUL this year for having so many fun experiences, making new fiends and becoming bloody bloggers here on ChicagoNow! Love, Peace and Ghoul Cheer! NOW, GO STUFF THE BIRD!!! V^^^V

ChiTAG's playCHIC: A Review

Well, (or as Count would say “vell”) the wine was certainly flowing at City Winery Wednesday night at the first annual playCHIC fashion show sponsored by the Chicago Toy and Game Fair aka ChiTAG.  It actually flowed so much I managed to spill part of a glass of red wine all over the table, but in... Read more »

Season's Geekings: A Gorilla Tango Burlesque Holiday Special

Season's Geekings: A Gorilla Tango Burlesque Holiday Special
Ho Ho Ho!!!! Horrorday blues got you down? Need a little jingle in your jangle? Come celebrate the festive season vith the sexiest elves in town in SEASON’S GEEKINGS: A GORILLA TANGO BURLESQUE HOLIDAY SPECIAL. The Geek Girls of Gorilla Tango Burlesque are at it again and bringing new meaning to the HOWL-idays in a very... Read more »
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Movie Review: ThanksKilling 3

Movie Review: ThanksKilling 3
This past Friday, Count Gregula and I were invited by our friends at Gorilla Tango Theatre in Skokie to see the movie ThanksKilling 3 for their only Chicago viewing. We were not only excited to see the film but also to get a look at how they renovated the old Skokie Theater which had been... Read more »