Take the virtual tour through Edinburgh’s grisly streets and explore the city’s sinister past. 3D audio to summon the bustling crowd, hear the dead as though they spoke before you or listen to the creeping and slicing as if death were inches away. Enter if you dare! You have come to the beginning of your journey and you are only a click away.
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Written by Francois Olivo
Sound recording, post-production and sound design by Tomaž Pritekelj
Produced by Francois Olivo and Tomaž Pritekelj
Voice performances directed by Francois Olivo and Tomaž Pritekelj
Artwork by Sara Sešlar Naraks
Narrator: Fergus Head
Young soldier, Angus, Thomas Weir: Rory Rorison
Grizel, Cook, Annie’s Mother: Hem Cleveland
Young Shaw, Gravedigger 1, Tom, Annie’s Father: Jesse Hurtado
Gravedigger 2: Dan Rowell
Annie: Leoni McLay
Hetty: Lola Aluko
Veteran soldier: Peter Wallace
With special thanks to Finlay Neill for children’s voices; Maud Start for Ellie’s Voice and press release; Luke Reynard, Guy Perring, Mark Cheriton, John Willshire, Sam Ferris and Xavier Fidis for crowd’s voices; Hilly Cow Wigwams for letting us record their animals; The Georgian House (National Trust for Scotland) and The Scottish Wildlife Trust for letting us use their space.
And a thank you to our valued supporters Sennheiser and Studiocare Professional Audio Ltd.