The Department of Visual and Performing Arts presents Red Herring
2:00pm EST February 14, 2015
Rogers Center for the Arts
A Noir Romantic Comedy by Michael Hollinger
Three love stories, a murder mystery, and a nuclear espionage plot converge in this noir comedy about marriage and other explosive devices. It’s 1952: America’s on the verge of the H-bomb, I Love Lucy is on TV, Senator Joe McCarthy’s daughter just got engaged to a Soviet spy, and Boston detective Maggie Pelletier has to find out who dumped the dead guy in the Harbor – or else lose out on a honeymoon in Havana. A blunt-nosed, sharp-eyed look at love and tying (and untying, and retying) the knot! The Philadelphia Inquirer called the play “Exceedingly funny” while the Main Line Times calls it “Hilarious. A valentine celebrating love and marriage. A fun, engaging, farcical romp with a cleverly complex plot and a loving heart.”
What a perfect way to spend Valentine’s Day this season!
General Admission Tickets: $10.00
Merrimack College Students and Employees: $5.00
Rogers Center Box Office: 978-837-5355
Valentines Day Brunch Theatre Package
$40.00 per person
$35.00 per person for Senior Citizens
The Merrimack Club (Sakowich Campus Center) Seating begins at Noon Leave to walk to the Rogers Center by 1:45 p.m. Show begins at 2:00 p.m.
Ticket to show with Preferred Orchestra Center seating at the Theatre. Concierge Service (A member of the Theatre Staff will be on hand at the Merrimack Club to guide patrons to the theatre in time for the performance.)
Brunch: Crepe Station: Ham and Scrambled Egg, Spinach Ricotta, Bacon Scrambled Egg and Peppers, And/or Strawberry Crème Fraiche. Fresh Sliced Fruit Glass of Mimosa (additional glasses available for $3.00 each) Dessert (to be determined) Gourmet Coffee and Tea, Sparkling Water, Water, Assorted Sodas Liquor Shot in Mini Chocolate Cups of your choice of Tea Maria or Crème de Menthe .