2012 DRAMA DESK NOMINATION - Unique Theatrical Experience
New York Times "A particularly fine example... of outdoor theater!"
Time Out NY Voted TOP 10 events! "It's like CSI NY in the 1870's"
Carlo D'Amore and Live IN Theater Productions present
an interactive theatrical murder mystery
The Ryan Case 1873
Enter police headquarters where YOU become a rookie detective, working in concert with a small team to help solve a crime that has shocked the notorious Five Points. During a two-hour journey through the crossroads of the Lower East Side & Chinatown, two of New York City's historic neighborhoods, you and other participants in your team will search for clues in order to solve a murder based on a real unsolved New York City crime, the Ryan Case. Two siblings were brutally murdered, and it's up to you to figure out who, how and why.
This adventure will immerse you and your team of detectives in the allies, parks, and streets of today as you encounter and interact with live characters from New York City’s past. These characters share key pieces of information and clues to help you crack the case.
Ages 13 +. Adult must accompany minors. A cocktail (or soda) will be included with your ticket.
Doors open at the starting location FONTANA'S 30 minutes before Chief Detective Byrnes arrives to brief you on your mission. Don't be late!