A little murder mystery to see in the new Year. It has been a year since the mysterious death of Maria. Sir Mortimer, her husband, has called the family together with a promise of a revelation. But at least one person wants him to remain silent….. Set at the end of the Great War, this… More A New Years Revelation
The party invitation seemed enticing, but now you are questioning your journey…. The rain began moments ago and now a steady wind is driving it. You carry on until you catch your first sight of the house.It appears as a silhouette, the lightning illuminating the gables. You wonder what possessed them to hold a party here. The thunder roaring in your ears… More Dying to get together this halloween?
“If quantum mechanics hasn’t profoundly shocked you, you haven’t understood it yet.” – Niels Bohr On October 7, 1885, Niels Bohr was born in Copenhagen. In 1913, physicist Niels Bohr suggested that the electrons were confined into clearly defined, quantized orbits, and could jump between these, but could not freely spiral inward or outward in… More Birthday of Niels Bohr – October 7th 1885
Julia Child was born on August 15, 1912, in Pasadena, California and died two days before her 92nd birthday in August 2004 of kidney failure at her home in Montecito. Five years after her death, Julia Child was the inspiration behind the film Julie & Julia, based on a cooking blog by Julia Powell. The 2009… More August 15 – TV chef and author Julia Child
Not a great role model for mothers, the movie “Mommie Dearest” shines the light on Christina Crawford who endured an abusive and traumatic upbringing of at the hands of her mother…screen queen Joan Crawford. Another Hollywood mother , or should that be step-mother, who didn’t deserve flowers for Mothers Day is Barbara Lamb. Set in the golden… More Mommie Dearest from the Golden age of Cinema……
It’s not too late to throw a Christmas mystery party for children ITM Games have games suitable for teens, as well as children. For Teens try “Who Slayed Santa?” It’s Christmas 1979 and School is nearly out…. The year, and the decade, was about to end with a Christmas disco to remember. It was 6pm as… More Christmas Mystery Games for Children and Teenagers
The party invitation seemed enticing, but now you are questioning your journey…. The rain began moments ago and now a steady wind is driving it. You carry on until you catch your first sight of the house.It appears as a silhouette, the lightning illuminating the gables. You wonder what possessed them to hold a party here. The thunder roaring in your ears… More Are you and your friends dying to get together this halloween?
Emporia State University Theatre Arts performed TOO MANY COOKS from 9th to 12th June in the Bruder Theatre. This was part of their 60th anniversary season. The Canadian comedy has been hailed by critics as “hilarious,” “brilliantly written” and “a huge success.” The plot, taken from the group Facebook page, states “It’s 1932 in Niagara Falls, Canada, where Irving… More TOO MANY COOKS
Agatha Christie used characteristics from several old ladies she’d visited as a child to create the inquisitive Miss Jane Marple of St. Mary Mead. She described the character as being like one of her grandmother’s friends. Miss Marple has appeared in twelve novels, and twenty short stories, including Christie’s last published novel, Sleeping Murder. Miss Jane Marple appears… More Agatha Christie – Miss Jane Marple
Run Rabbit Run This Easter how about throwing a murder Mystery Party with a “Bunny” theme? Run Rabbit Run is about a theatre production that has had some bad luck. The DeVere theatre company has returned home to the Good Fortune theatre to start rehearsals for its next production. However, its only the first day of… More Not an Easter Bunny