These men want to scare the crap out of you

What happens when you pair one of the minds behind the extraordinary League of Gentlemen (Jeremy Dyson) with the creator of Derren Brown's elaborate stage shows (Andy Nyman)? A live horror show, naturally.

The thoroughly entertaining Ghost Stories certainly leans more towards the ghoulish than the gory and while we've been discouraged from giving away too much of what exactly occurs, the premise – a parapsychology lecturer endeavouring to disprove three 'paranormal' events – offers the perfect backdrop for some good old-fashioned scares.

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Now running at Duke of York's Theatre, London (0844 871 7623). Tickets from £15