Buy tickets soon, because they’re selling fast for Rogue Theater’s latest mystery dinner show, Eat, Drink, and Be Murdered.
Directed by Stuart Champeau and written by Tony Schwartz and Marylou Ambrose, Eat, Drink, and Be Murdered, takes place at an 80th birthday party, where the McFaddens and the O’Rileys have congregated to honor the family matriarch, Grandma Rose. Trouble is, the two clans have hated each other for decades. The hatred escalated when Rose, an O’Riley, married Finian McFadden and gave him the O’Riley’s secret whiskey recipe. Now the McFaddens are filthy rich and the O’Rileys are forced to work for them at the Wild Irish Rose Distillery.
Audience members will get to cheer and boo as the two feuding families go after each other. The cast includes Donna Johnson, Marcel Bruyere, Lola DeVillers, Dan Sallinen, George Straka, Carol Jensen-Olson, Keri Grimsley and Laney Delwiche.
Dinner shows are April 13 at The Log Den, Egg Harbor; April 19 at Mr. G’s Logan Creek Grille, Sturgeon Bay; and April 20 at Stone Harbor Resort, Sturgeon Bay. Reservations required; call individual venues directly for reservations. Dinner theater tickets range from $35-$40 and include show, dinner, tax and tip.
There will also be two show-only performances: April 21, 7 pm at Algoma Performing Arts Center; and April 22, 2 pm at Rogue Theater, 340 Jaycee Court, Sturgeon Bay. Tickets are $10.
For more information, call 920.818.0816 or visit facebook.com/roguetheater.