A full night of fun, all under one roof!

A full night of fun, all under one roof!

Murder Mystery Dinner Party

Crime-Solving, Food & Entertainment


By Michael Rogaliner

Pickwick’s NEWEST Murder Mystery Dinner Party
What happens when good girls go Bridezilla?
You are cordially invited to
Penn & Patty’s Rehearsal Dinner
to find out.

$49.95 plus tax and service fees


Murder Mystery Dinner Party Menu

Tossed Green Salad
Mixed Greens, cucumbers, tomatoes and carrots, balsamic vinaigrette

Choice of Entree
Pepper-Crusted Strip Loin (lOoz)
Charred-onion demi-glace
Yukon gold mashed potato, fresh vegetable medley

Oven Roasted Cod (9oz)
Lemon-butter sauce
Wild rice pilaf, fresh vegetable medley

Chicken Piccata (9oz)
Lightly-breaded chicken breast sauteed in a white-wine butter-caper sauce
Yukon gold mashed potato, fresh vegetable medley

Vegan Spaghetti & Meatless Balls
Spaghetti squash, a meatless blend of lentil, sesame and chick pea with basil marinara

Mushroom Pasta
Wild mushrooms and basil marinara over cavatappi

Strawberry Whipped Cream Cake

The Cast


CHARLIE EBY (Fr. Stephen McNutt) is thrilled to be making his Pickwick & Frolic debut. He has been acting for as long as he can remember and has recently found a new love for murder mysteries and dinner theater, ever since playing a Hufflepuff Prefect in a Harry Potter themed dinner show. He’s currently working on a B.A. in theater and wants to thank his parents for their endless support.


NATHAN HACH (Pennington Strasberg) marks his 1st Pickwick Murder Mystery with this performance. He has previously appeared as Colin in Confessions from the Ladies’ Room, Freddie in Shadowplay, Lucas in The Addams Family Musical, Jake in Evil Dead: The Musical, and Elmer in the short film In Dave We Trust. He would like to thank his family for their never ending support.


ADRIENNE KROL (Lacey LeFloria) is so pleased to be in her second show at Pickwick after originating the role of Joyce Ann in Bachelorettes Gone Homicidal. She would like to convey her gratitude to her parents for their persistent support and to Michael and John for their remarkable patience.


SARA ROUSE (Sofia Strasberg) acts in independent films and area musicals. She marks her 8th Pickwick Murder Mystery with this show. She has played Sally TuShue in The Red Carpet Murders, Mandy Sparks in Cruise Ship Killer, Nurse Lisa in Psych Ward Whacker, Eve in Murder at the Oasis, Prissy in Toga Party Terror, Lesley in Bachelorettes Gone Homicidal and Ritz in The All-Girl Prison Murder as well as a run as the showgirl Bubbles in Pickwick’s famous Midnight Martini Show.


MICHELLE UNGER (Patty Cake) is thrilled to return to the Pickwick stage after having just played Reese in The All- Girl Prison Murder. Michelle has performed locally at Near West Theatre, Cleveland Playhouse, Olmsted Performing Arts Center, Creative House Studios, Blank Canvas Theatre and others. Some favorite credits include Evelyn Nesbit in Ragtime and Columbia in The Rocky Horror Show. She holds her B.A. in Theatre from Kent State University and thanks her friends and family for their love and support. Enjoy the show!



MICHAEL ROGALINER (Writer/Director) and JOHN DiSANTO (Music Director) have created and produced original shows for Pickwick & Frolic for over 14 years including this year’s Pinch & Squeal’s Vaudeville Cabaret and Hilarities’ Wednesday Night Improv Feature The Hump Day Show. Their original Murder Mystery Comedies include Stage Struck, The Red Carpet Murders, Cruise Ship Killer, Psych Ward Whacker, Murder at the Oasis, Toga Party Terror, Bachelorettes Gone Homicidal and The All-Girl Prison Murder. Their Pickwick cabarets include a 4 year run of Burlesque, Cabaret Rock, Toga!, The Stylettes and the longrunning Midnight Martini Show. They also staged a successful run of the Off-Broadway musical Forever Plaid at Pickwick. Michael has an MFA in theatre directing from Syracuse University and has directed plays and musicals throughout NE Ohio and Central New York including such favorites as Nunsense, Pippin, Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar & Anything Goes. John is a theatre and church music director and composer whose primary instruments include pipe organ and harp.