A Satisfying Mystery and Comedy

Theater: ‘Clue’
Miss Scarlet (Cheryl Engelhardt) with the candlestick and Mrs. White (Jessie Truin) with the rope. Photos submitted

This is simply the perfect time of year to enjoy a production of “Clue” at the Center for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck: As Halloween approaches, I’m in the ideal mind frame to enjoy a tale of mystery, murder, and merry mania. Up In One Production has served up exactly that, much to my delight. 

While I am quite certain that a measure of my enjoyment hinged upon my warm nostalgia for the “Clue” board game and the 1985 film adaptation, the actors’ energy and enthusiasm made Friday night’s performance a winner in my book.

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