Secret Horrors of the Castro Theater: A True Story — San Francisco

“Castro Theatre, San Francisco, CA” by BWChicago is licensed under CC BY 2.0

One would never expect such real-life horror to happen at the gorgeous, historic Castro Theater in San Francisco. That fateful night, I was slinging candy and popcorn. The air was thick with that hot buttery scent as I salted the last bag of popcorn and patrons scurried into the theater. The manager clunked the heavy double doors closed. The calm after the storm. It was also…