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Death Becomes Us is officially BACK IN DC November 8th – 10th and we have some KILLER shows!

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The All Access Festival Passes are currently on sale! Get them before the sell out (they will)!

What’s the All Access Festival Pass get you? Great question! The very limited, very reasonably priced All Access Festival Pass will get you into every show (there will be AT LEAST 6 OF THEM between November 8th – 10th)!

What’s reasonably priced? Another great question! Most shows will be in the $25-$45 range. At $150 you’re saving SO MUCH PER SHOW.

What can you expect at the festival?

Podcasts, experts, maybe some screenings, authors, weird stuff! All shows are general admission so get there early! This page will be updated with more details as shows and more details are announced. The following shows are ON SALE NOW!

Throwing Shade Live – True Crime Edition w/ Guest TBD

Every week comedians Bryan Safi and Erin Gibson give their fresh takes on pop culture, women’s issues and LGBTQ issues with hilarity and vulgarity. Join them for a special true crime edition of their show. Can you handle it?

Nov. 9, 2019 / 2:45pm Doors / 3:30pm Show*
Lisner Auditorium / 730 21st Street NW
$25 tickets ON SALE NOW

*times subject to change

Murder Squad Live

Retired Cold Case Investigator Paul Holes and Investigative Journalist Billy Jensen dig deep into unsolved murders, unidentified remains and missing persons cases. Each week listeners ride shotgun as Holes and Jensen attempt to solve the crime using a variety of methods, from old-fashioned detective work to advanced technologies including familial DNA searches, social media geotargeting, and maybe most important—the skills of their listeners who send in tips and theories, becoming active members of The Murder Squad.

Nov. 9, 2019 / 5:00pm Doors / 5:45pm Show*
Lisner Auditorium / 730 21st Street NW
$25 tickets ON SALE NOW

*times subject to change

The Truth About True Crime with Amanda Knox w/ Guest TBD

Go beyond the sensational headlines and snap judgements of bystanders and tabloids, as host Amanda Knox brings her unique perspective on the justice system to look at some of the most shocking crimes of our lifetimes through a whole new lens.

Nov. 10, 2019 / 4:15pm Doors / 5:00pm Show*
Lisner Auditorium / 730 21st Street NW
$25 tickets ON SALE NOW

*times subject to change




 BuzzFeed Unsolved Live (On Sale Soon!)

Ryan Bergara and Shane Madej bring their wonderful and quirky, “Mulder & Scully for the internet age,” chemistry to DC for the first time this fall. Join us in November as conspiracy theory enthusiast Ryan dives into the mysteries clouding some of the most notorious unsolved crimes, working to convince his ever-skeptical friend Shane that sometimes the evidence isn’t as it seems.


Check out how much fun we had last time in DC! And NYC!

In the meantime enjoy this mysterious, creepy, at times true crime content:

Our annual and very comprehensive BEST MURDER MYSTERIES TO STREAM Guide /// Photo Recap of the NYC edition! /// Why True Crime? with last year’s festival talent! /// Our interview with Damien Echols /// Our Dating Tips From Paul Holes /// Making A Murderer Law Team Valentines /// and be on the lookout for more!

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