'Postmortem' by Grasse River Players opens Thursday in Canton
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 8:54 am

CANTON -- The Grasse River Players will present “Postmortem” by Ken Ludwig 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday Feb. 17-19 in the fellowship hall of the First Presbyterian Church.

Directed by Dorothy Mallam, the show will offer mystery, suspense, melodrama, murder, séances and a surprise ending.Pictured are Stephen J. Majer as Bobby Carlyle, Karen Wells as Marion Barrett, Mike Weller as Leo Barrett, Hannah Harvester as Louise Parradine, David Tisdale as William Gillette and Flip Filippi as May Dison.Pictured are Stephen J. Majer as Bobby Carlyle, Karen Wells as Marion Barrett, Mike Weller as Leo Barrett, Hannah Harvester as Louise Parradine, David Tisdale as William Gillette and Flip Filippi as May Dison.

Several restaurants are offering a complimentary glass of wine with each dinner entrée and the presentation of a ticket for “Postmorem.” They include the Best Western, Blackbird Café, Cascade, The Club, Josie’s McCarthy’s, Sergis’ and The Spicy Iguana.

Reservations are recommended for dinner.

Performers will include David Tisdale, who plays William Gillette of Sherlock Holmes fame; Stephen J. Majer, an actor and bon vivant; Libby Brandt as Gillette’s aunt and Karen Wells as an actress and Gillette’s sister. Flip Filippi plays an actress in the current Sherlock Holmes play with Gillette.

Newcomers are Hannah Harvester as an actress formerly starring with Gillette and Mike Weller making his debut as an actor with GRP.

For more information, call Wanda Renick at 386-3474