Firehall Theatre is proud to present the delectably hilarious and cleverly crafted comedy, "Death by Dessert." The show, performed by our gifted ensemble of local performers, promises an entertaining blend of mystery, humour, and culinary delight that will tickle your funny bone and whet your appetite in equal measure.
Set in an unnamed city where two rival Italian restaurants, run by feuding family matriarchs, sit side by side, "Death by Dessert" is a riotous romp into the world of gastronomic rivalry, misplaced passions, and murder most sweet. When a famous food critic drops dead after sampling the dessert in each establishment, accusations fly, and everyone is a suspect.
The plot thickens with secret love affairs, mistaken identities, hidden alliances, and family secrets that have long simmered beneath the surface. Directed by our seasoned director John Doe, this uproarious murder mystery keeps the audience guessing who's the culprit while delivering an endless stream of laughs.
Our production of "Death by Dessert" is an audacious comedy that uses witty dialogue and slapstick humor to illustrate the zany antics of feuding families, the high stakes world of restaurant rivalry, and the deliciously complex realm of love and loyalty. Firehall Theatre's staging of the show beautifully captures the over-the-top spirit of the script and serves up a delectable treat that’s part farce, part whodunit, and all fun.
Come prepared for an evening of laughter, mystery, and theatrical shenanigans that will leave you wondering, "Who did it?" and, "What’s for dessert?" Don’t miss the opportunity to dine on the hearty humor and sweet surprises of Firehall Theatre's "Death by Dessert"!
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