Listen closely inside the St. James and you may hear the boys choir that performed here during World War II, then disappeared at sea. Stagehands have searchecd for the source of the mysterious singing to no avail. (From: Photos: 10 Haunted Theaters)
Picture-taker writes, "This photo was taken in the attic at my workplace (a restaurant which used to be a house and a theater). There are quite a few close encounters by the staff with ghosts in the last 10 years.....but now, finally, we have captured something on film. We believe this to be a shadow ghost that is haunting the restaurant where I work."
Wellington, New Zealand, is home to the St. James Theatre, which may host more alleged spooks than any other theater, including "Yuri," an acrobat who fell to his death during a performance. (From: Photos: 10 Haunted Theaters)
Birdcage Theater in Tombstone is said to be the most haunted in America. Wyatt Earp & Doc Holiday drank & played cards here. Many were murdered here, there are still bullet holes in the walls & the stage.
A (seemingly male) figure has often been seen sitting in the back row of the theater in the darkness as a movie plays. For some unknown reason, it is thought that this apparition is the spirit of a former projectionist. Why a projection would haunt the seats and not the projection booth is a mystery. Perhaps, in death, he finally gets to relax and enjoy the mo
New York City's Palace Theatre boasts a ghost that's not only famous but a superstar: Judy Garland is said to haunt the orchestra pit of this venue, where she staged her comeback concerts in the 1960s. (From: Photos: 10 Haunted Theaters)
Josephine Baker in her World War II Uniform, c. 1945. During World War II, she worked with the French resistance movement. Using her career as a cover, Baker carried secret messages written in invisible ink on her sheet music!!
Enigma Machine - Enigma Machine During World War II, the Germans used the Enigma, a cipher machine, to develop nearly unbreakable codes for sending messages. The Enigma's settings offered 150,000,000,000,000,000,000 possible solutions, yet the Allies were eventually able to crack its code. By end of the war, 10 percent of all German Enigma communications were decoded at Bletchley Park, in England, on the world’s first electromagnetic computers.
The Oregon Shakespeare Festival, in Ashland's Lithia Park, plays host not only to some of the Bard of Avon's famous apparitions, but also to the ghost of a girl murdered in the 19th century. She appears shrouded in blue light and has driven some visitors to hysteria. (From: Photos: 10 Haunted Theaters)
The discovery of a mysterious apartment (and, by some accounts, a male corpse) in the Palais Garnier inspired the novel The Phantom of the Opera, which in turn inspired Andrew Lloyd Webber's smash musical. (From: Photos: 10 Haunted Theaters)