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Might As Well Be Dead: A Nero Wolfe Mystery

Presented by Park Square Theatre

Park Square Theatre Proscenium Stage

20 West 7th Place, Saint Paul, MN

$60 - 21

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Friday, July 21 7:30 pm
2017-07-21 19:30:002017-07-21 19:30:00America/ChicagoMight As Well Be Dead: A Nero Wolfe MysteryEleven years ago, wealthy Nebraska businessman James Herrold unjustly threw his only son, Paul, out of the family business. Now he wants Nero Wolfe to find Paul so he can make amends. But what if the young man doesn’t want to be found? And what if he’s the same Paul Herrold on trial for murder? This case draws the great detective and his devoted sidekick into a web of deceit, one that even the master sleuth may regret taking on. A world premiere commission by Joseph Goodrich, adapted from the novel by Rex Stout, and directed by Peter Moore. Twin Cities metro
Saturday, July 22 2:00 pm
2017-07-22 14:00:002017-07-22 14:00:00America/ChicagoMight As Well Be Dead: A Nero Wolfe MysteryEleven years ago, wealthy Nebraska businessman James Herrold unjustly threw his only son, Paul, out of the family business. Now he wants Nero Wolfe to find Paul so he can make amends. But what if the young man doesn’t want to be found? And what if he’s the same Paul Herrold on trial for murder? This case draws the great detective and his devoted sidekick into a web of deceit, one that even the master sleuth may regret taking on. A world premiere commission by Joseph Goodrich, adapted from the novel by Rex Stout, and directed by Peter Moore. Twin Cities metro
Saturday, July 22 7:30 pm
2017-07-22 19:30:002017-07-22 19:30:00America/ChicagoMight As Well Be Dead: A Nero Wolfe MysteryEleven years ago, wealthy Nebraska businessman James Herrold unjustly threw his only son, Paul, out of the family business. Now he wants Nero Wolfe to find Paul so he can make amends. But what if the young man doesn’t want to be found? And what if he’s the same Paul Herrold on trial for murder? This case draws the great detective and his devoted sidekick into a web of deceit, one that even the master sleuth may regret taking on. A world premiere commission by Joseph Goodrich, adapted from the novel by Rex Stout, and directed by Peter Moore. Twin Cities metro
Sunday, July 23 2:00 pm
2017-07-23 14:00:002017-07-23 14:00:00America/ChicagoMight As Well Be Dead: A Nero Wolfe MysteryEleven years ago, wealthy Nebraska businessman James Herrold unjustly threw his only son, Paul, out of the family business. Now he wants Nero Wolfe to find Paul so he can make amends. But what if the young man doesn’t want to be found? And what if he’s the same Paul Herrold on trial for murder? This case draws the great detective and his devoted sidekick into a web of deceit, one that even the master sleuth may regret taking on. A world premiere commission by Joseph Goodrich, adapted from the novel by Rex Stout, and directed by Peter Moore. Twin Cities metro
Wednesday, July 26 7:30 pm
2017-07-26 19:30:002017-07-26 19:30:00America/ChicagoMight As Well Be Dead: A Nero Wolfe MysteryEleven years ago, wealthy Nebraska businessman James Herrold unjustly threw his only son, Paul, out of the family business. Now he wants Nero Wolfe to find Paul so he can make amends. But what if the young man doesn’t want to be found? And what if he’s the same Paul Herrold on trial for murder? This case draws the great detective and his devoted sidekick into a web of deceit, one that even the master sleuth may regret taking on. A world premiere commission by Joseph Goodrich, adapted from the novel by Rex Stout, and directed by Peter Moore. Twin Cities metro
Thursday, July 27 7:30 pm
2017-07-27 19:30:002017-07-27 19:30:00America/ChicagoMight As Well Be Dead: A Nero Wolfe MysteryEleven years ago, wealthy Nebraska businessman James Herrold unjustly threw his only son, Paul, out of the family business. Now he wants Nero Wolfe to find Paul so he can make amends. But what if the young man doesn’t want to be found? And what if he’s the same Paul Herrold on trial for murder? This case draws the great detective and his devoted sidekick into a web of deceit, one that even the master sleuth may regret taking on. A world premiere commission by Joseph Goodrich, adapted from the novel by Rex Stout, and directed by Peter Moore. Twin Cities metro
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Friday, July 28 7:30 pm
2017-07-28 19:30:002017-07-28 19:30:00America/ChicagoMight As Well Be Dead: A Nero Wolfe MysteryEleven years ago, wealthy Nebraska businessman James Herrold unjustly threw his only son, Paul, out of the family business. Now he wants Nero Wolfe to find Paul so he can make amends. But what if the young man doesn’t want to be found? And what if he’s the same Paul Herrold on trial for murder? This case draws the great detective and his devoted sidekick into a web of deceit, one that even the master sleuth may regret taking on. A world premiere commission by Joseph Goodrich, adapted from the novel by Rex Stout, and directed by Peter Moore. Twin Cities metro
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Saturday, July 29 2:00 pm
2017-07-29 14:00:002017-07-29 14:00:00America/ChicagoMight As Well Be Dead: A Nero Wolfe MysteryEleven years ago, wealthy Nebraska businessman James Herrold unjustly threw his only son, Paul, out of the family business. Now he wants Nero Wolfe to find Paul so he can make amends. But what if the young man doesn’t want to be found? And what if he’s the same Paul Herrold on trial for murder? This case draws the great detective and his devoted sidekick into a web of deceit, one that even the master sleuth may regret taking on. A world premiere commission by Joseph Goodrich, adapted from the novel by Rex Stout, and directed by Peter Moore. Twin Cities metro
Saturday, July 29 7:30 pm
2017-07-29 19:30:002017-07-29 19:30:00America/ChicagoMight As Well Be Dead: A Nero Wolfe MysteryEleven years ago, wealthy Nebraska businessman James Herrold unjustly threw his only son, Paul, out of the family business. Now he wants Nero Wolfe to find Paul so he can make amends. But what if the young man doesn’t want to be found? And what if he’s the same Paul Herrold on trial for murder? This case draws the great detective and his devoted sidekick into a web of deceit, one that even the master sleuth may regret taking on. A world premiere commission by Joseph Goodrich, adapted from the novel by Rex Stout, and directed by Peter Moore. Twin Cities metro
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Sunday, July 30 2:00 pm
2017-07-30 14:00:002017-07-30 14:00:00America/ChicagoMight As Well Be Dead: A Nero Wolfe MysteryEleven years ago, wealthy Nebraska businessman James Herrold unjustly threw his only son, Paul, out of the family business. Now he wants Nero Wolfe to find Paul so he can make amends. But what if the young man doesn’t want to be found? And what if he’s the same Paul Herrold on trial for murder? This case draws the great detective and his devoted sidekick into a web of deceit, one that even the master sleuth may regret taking on. A world premiere commission by Joseph Goodrich, adapted from the novel by Rex Stout, and directed by Peter Moore. Twin Cities metro
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Past performances

Friday, June 16 7:30 pm
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Saturday, June 17 7:30 pm
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Sunday, June 18 2:00 pm
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Tuesday, June 20 7:30 pm
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Wednesday, June 21 7:30 pm
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Thursday, June 22 7:30 pm
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Friday, June 23 7:30 pm
Saturday, June 24 7:30 pm
Sunday, June 25 2:00 pm
  • Post-show discussion
Thursday, June 29 7:30 pm
Friday, June 30 7:30 pm
Saturday, July 1 2:00 pm
Saturday, July 1 7:30 pm
Sunday, July 2 2:00 pm
Wednesday, July 5 7:30 pm
Thursday, July 6 7:30 pm
 
Comedy New work Minnesota premiere

Eleven years ago, wealthy Nebraska businessman James Herrold unjustly threw his only son, Paul, out of the family business. Now he wants Nero Wolfe to find Paul so he can make amends. But what if the young man doesn’t want to be found? And what if he’s the same Paul Herrold on trial for murder? This case draws the great detective and his devoted sidekick into a web of deceit, one that even the master sleuth may regret taking on. A world premiere commission by Joseph Goodrich, adapted from the novel by Rex Stout, and directed by Peter Moore.

Joseph Goodrih Playwright
Peter Moore Director