A little murder mystery with your dinner Local actress performs in dinner theater

| 13 Mar 2012 | 05:05

WEST MILFORD — Erika Crocco, a local actress from West Milford, will be performing in "Murder on the Menu" with the Mysterical Players at Prime 15 Steakhouse in Ringwood on Wednesday, March 21.

"Murder on the Menu" is about the opening of a new restaurant, Laye's Seafood, owned by Phil Laye. Phil has hired the well-known chef Marla Stewitt, who will unveil the menu of her secret family recipe. Attending this event will be Marla’s daughter, Callie Marrey, who’s going through a bit of a rough patch right now, Phil’s nephew, entertainer Clem Ciaodor, and the well-known food critic Freda Mills, played by Crocco, who has never given Phil a good review. Freda has a few secrets she doesn't want revealed and a past she would like to keep hidden. here are plenty of suspects plenty of clues. Bring along your magnifying glass, take notes and be the first to solve the crime.

Crocco has been performing with The Mysterical Players for a year. The group performs in a Murder Mystery Comedy each month throughout northern New Jersey. The group is branching out, doing this local performance. Be prepared from lots of laughs, a dash of mystery and a great meal.

"Murder on the Menu" at Prime 15 Steakhouse begins at 7:30 p.m. The cost is $40 per person, $20 for children under 12, and includes a four-course meal, the show and tax. A cash bar will be available and reservations are required.

Call 973-831-9494 to make a reservation. Visit the Mysterical Players Web site at www.facebook.com/pages/Mysterical-Players.

Prime 15 Steakhouse is located at 15 Greenwood Lake Turnpike, Ringwood.