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The Ghosts of Tao House


The characters of Eugene O’Neill’s plays come to life in this series of short films celebrating the words of O’Neill, the history of Tao House and the natural beauty of the surrounding Las Trampas wilderness. Eugene O’Neill and his imagination lived at Tao House from 1937-1944. O’Neill’s characters sprang from his imagination, so his characters lived with him at Tao House as well. Maybe they never left…


Eric Fraisher Hayes introduces The Ghosts of Tao House









Robert Mayo from Beyond the Horizon








EONF Artistic Director, Eric Fraisher Hayes shares some observations on the play Desire Under the Elms, and director’s notes on our upcoming ghost film, featuring Ephraim Cabot.

















Ephraim Cabot from Desire Under the Elms







Eric discusses our next ghost, Nora Melody, from A Touch of the Poet









Nora Melody, A Touch of the Poet








Look for more ghosts coming soon!