SPEAKEASY is an audience participation Mystery Dinner Drama set in a suburb of Chicago in the year 1929. The dinner is held in costume, with participants playing the parts of gangsters, flappers, waitresses, entertainers, federal agents, and corrupt politicians; each with his or her own secrets and motivations.
It's more like stepping through a time machine than attending a conventional theatre.
You will receive a Playbook with a detailed description of your character's background, goals, and resources. The Playbook also contains information on the Pre-War Era, a summary of historical events of 1929, a dictionary of detective slang, and a list of all the other characters.
During the Orientation, you will receive additional props. These may include hand cuffs, stage money, magazines, or a 1929 newspaper.
There are a number of plots unfolding simultaneously, and you may be involved in one or more of these plots. The roles are arranged in order of difficulty, from simple parts which require little experience to major roles which are much more involved.
PALLADIAN Interactive Theatre lets you explore the actor within you.
Who knows ... you might knock 'em dead.