The Case of the Malted Falcon. Pay close attention because we'll be introduced to a host of silly characters including Sam Club, Velma Vavoomski, Rachael Raven, Abigail Nightingale, Robin Hawkins, Casey Stourbridge, Harvey Featherby and Miss Marbles. Along the way we'll see the theft of a priceless chocolate sculpture, somebody will be murdered, and the audience members will be asked to solve the crime.
Dinner and pre-show music begin at 7 p.m.; the melodrama begins at 8 p.m. Continuing 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, May 5 through May 20. Puffabelly’s Depot Restaurant, 100 Main Street, Old Town Spring. For information, call 713-364-9190 or visit oldwestmelodrama.com. $14 to $19. — Susie Tommaney
Put on your sleuthing cap, because it's time to solve the whodunit when Old West Melodrama presents its spring murder mystery,