Like dinner and a movie? How about dinner and a performance? You can have dinner and get into the act at these roving murder mystery or comedy performances.
NEW YORK DINNER THEATER, 516-869-9191, newyorkdinnertheater.com. Cuisine: Continental. Shows: Sat. nights, November to April. Call for updated schedule. Offerings include: "Let's Kill the Boss," an audience-participation murder mystery; "The Godfather's Meshuggener Wedding," an audience-participation Jewish-Italian comedy wedding; "The Soapranos," Tony Soaprano's comedy retirement party; "Joey and Mary's Comedy Wedding," an audience-participation Irish-Italian wedding; "The Honeymoaners," Ralph and Alice's birthday bash, an audience-participation comedy; and "The Amazing '70s Prom." Locations: Call. Price: Varies with location, call. Group rates available. Also available for private shows and fundraisers.
KILLING KOMPANY, for schedule, 888-SHOOTEM or 212-772-2590, killingkompany.com Capacity: Up to 200, depending on venue. Shows: Performances at Riccardo's in Astoria, Papa Razzi in Westbury and Villa Umberto in Elmont. Price: $45 and up, varies with location. Available for private events.
MAYHEM THEATER COMPANY, 631-271-1452, mayhemtheater.com Cuisine: Varies with venue. Call or visit website for upcoming events and locations. Audience-participation murder mysteries with prize for "best detective" in audience. Price: Varies with venue.