The Department of Visual and Performing Arts presents Red Herring
7:30pm 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 Dinner Theatre Package:
$55.00 per person
$50.00 per person for Senior Citizens
The Merrimack Club (Sakowich Campus Center) Seating begins at 5:30 p.m. Leave to walk to the Rogers Center by 7:15 p.m. Show begins at 7:30 p.m.
Package includes: Ticket to the show with Preferred Orchestra Center seating at the Theatre and 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.)
Dinner: Strawberry Field Salad with Feta Cheese Filet Mignon with Horseradish Cream Sauce and Port Wine Deim-Glace OR Citrus Salmon Filet with Fresh Herbs Whipped Potato Glass of Red or White Wine (additional glasses of wine available for $5 per glass) Gourmet Coffee and Tea (Sparkling Water, Water, Assorted Sodas included) Liquor Shot in Mini Chocolate Cups of your choice of Tea Maria or Crème de menthe