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We are creative!  We LOVE a challenge!  We will develop a show for your event! 

A brochure of all our shows available upon request.  Brochure created by Transformation Marketing, 610-678-7138 for all your business project needs call Marie.

For more info on programs, email Debi - act1ministry@aol.com

Youtube clip of our Bonnie & Clyde train robberyhttps://youtu.be/5p_Sy8Nhe9Q?list=PLnyVnMiHmExhg1BSqH64DfQ6fzfku7qTY

Youtube clip of Debi's latest song: Little Swingin' Chairhttps://youtu.be/pVBs8BNs8Zc


                                        NEW PRESENTATION Coming soon in 2019!


  • Frankly, Anne! The story of Anne Frank told in first-person by one of Act 1 Production's teens, Mikayla Morgan.  Anne Frank has been one of the most discussed Jewish victims of the Holocaust since her diary was published after her death many years ago.  This program will be geared especially for school groups, middle to high school ages.  Mikayla Morgan will speak... frankly... as the young woman whose entire life changed beyond our wildest comprehension.  Watch for updates! Frankly, Act 1 Productions is tremendously excited to see this presentation come of age!



Busy at an escape room for Magical Mystery tour.

Mikayla is ready to assist at our Magical Mystery escape room!

Magical Mystery Tour Escape Rooms! Joshua Wahl has developed a fun escape room for team building for all those die hard Beatles fans. Act 1 Productions can and will bring this escape to your business and private homes for fun parties! Designed for all rooms and sizes of groups.  Your Mother Should Know that you can do this even if you are the Fool on the Hill!  For more information email debi - act1ministry@aol.com

Escape Wonderland!  Debi Irene Wahl has created a fun, touring escape room.  It is designed to be adaptable to all homes, rooms and sizes of groups. Truly see if you are able to match the mad wits of our Wonderland Queen of Hearts!  For more information, email debi - act1ministry@aol.com

Stalag 14 or Freedom? Escape the Room   -   David Hornberger has put a fun, mind working escape for your private group, at your home, choice of venue, etc.  The bumbling Colonel David Hornberger has taken you and your guests hostage to help him find the hidden treasure of Hitler.   By solving a series of puzzles and mindbenders you can earn your right to freedom. Colonel David Klink Hornberger and his lovely French Resistance Spy Claudette Monet will be your hosts and entertainment on this perilous adventure. Are you ‘sshmart’ enough to earn your freedom?


A Series Of Misdemeanors:  A musical farce. Mumsy has gone on to her heavenly reward.  She left behind some tokens of her love. What happens when the kids start fighting over these tokens can lead to felony, or at least a couple of misdemeanors! For a five minute 'cast view' clip of taken at one of our venues: https://youtu.be/4zDiK0jyzKw?list=PL7BtZwDOyBPVC6tNJA1mG8ABGDuO_lost

Alice in Wonderland:  For your fun event, a human chess board match with our nuts from Wonderland. Croquet anyone? Join the Mad Hatter, Red Queen and Cheshire for an amazing Tea Party Adventure! OFF WITH YOUR HEADS!                             

Always A Bridesmaid:  A fun interactive comedy "reception".  Looking for something new and fresh for your bridal party?  Do we have the crazy show for you!  This is a scripted show but with reception like interaction. And we even have a snooty Matre D. Turn this hilarious program into a bridal expo!

                                                     MURDER MYSTERIES

The Case of the Shaken, Rattled & Rolled Reporter: Maddie Yuengel's fun, interactive 50's murder mystery rocks around the clock with some crazy 50's fun! This four person cast might leave you cruisin' for a bruisin' but you will have us back for more... see ya later alligator!
Our movie trailer for Maddie Yuengel's newest show, The Case Of The Shaken, Rattled and Rolled Reporter on the Strasburg Railroad, Ronks, PA here at You Tube.   

The Chameleon, a murder 'whodunit?': Debi's first murder mystery written still engages the audience with its Victorian charm. 

The Goobers and Murder!:  Over 10 years ago, Debi introduced a crazy family of hillbillies who constantly 'trip' over murder. They were an instant hit. The Goobers still have audiences laughing out loud while trying to figure out 'whodunit' with the simple charm of Ma Goober and her sons!                                                                                                                                                 

The Murder of Woolly Sedge:   4 guests are suspects in the murder of a man named Woolly Sedge. Unfortunately, no one has ever seen Mr. Sedge, no ones knows who Mr. Sedge was and no one is talking! Was it Blackberry Lily, Scarlet Pimpernel or Vernalgrass? If you have guessed these are all names of flowers, you are onto something!

Murder by Shoofly Pie:
What happens when dessert becomes deadly? Act 1 Productions brings four 'servers' to your event. We will even serve the food, if you have the courage for it! This fun, interactive murder mystery

The Redhead Speakeasy, 1920's styled murder mystery: Want a crazy fun show for your party? Your guests become gangsters, dolls and molls... and suspects! A unique time your guests will remember forever!

The Monster Mashed?: Based on the 60's hit song and with our crazy four-person cast. Debi Irene Wahl's interactive ghoulish show just published by Lazy Bee Scripts, UK. Really a fun, smart-alecky show with a great bunch of miscreants! 

Dying to Dine:  Scripted with guest questions 7-person show is set in the deep south.  Someone bumped off the rotten sheriff.  Show requires 30 feet of space for the "diner's" best experience. Our cast sits in with your audience and we get real with our food! Was it the rat poison on Killer Chili?

Grandma has been involved in a 'deer' over!Grandma got run over by a reindeer?  Say WHAT! This is a fun and lighthearted interactive mystery for any age group.  You have been invited to grandma's for a Christmas party but she is late... you will stay once you hear she has had a bit of a hit, not miss, and play games, do puzzles and other party things to earn clues.  If you can guess who tried to bump off the wealthy old granny, you might win a door prize!  We come to your church, home, favorite restaurant or winery and off we go in a multi purpose sleigh! For more info contact us at: act1ministry@aol.com

Blood Of The Vine - a storytelling murder mystery. Unlike our other shows, this is done as a three person storytelling. The audience hears the sad haunting tale of two families that united to bring their vineyards together but the ending was not what anyone hoped it would be.  Enjoy good wine?  Tastings? This is the show for a special wine tasting, dinner or evening around the fire.  Contact act1ministry@aol.com for more information.

                                              ROBBING FOR FUNDRAISING?  Yep!

Bonnie & Clyde Robbery (Fundraising fun): For many years we have taking a train robbery aboard the Strasburg Railroad and it has doubled as a fundraiser for Clinic for Special Children, Lancaster.  We have also taken robberies to other fun events and functions to add something new and interactive to your fundraising events. 


Photo by Mike Ciosek - Great Train Robbery for fundraisers - great fun! 

Elves: Act 1 Productions has hired and trained some of the best 'characters' in the state.  Our elves are always accompanied by our Mama Elf or Papa Elf to make sure your event is handled perfectly by our crew.  

Mrs. Claus: will borrow Santa's sleigh so that she may read and sing with your children of all ages and bring a special presentation that will delight the audience.

Easter Bunny: Meeting Miss Vermont... have hop, will travel!

The Story of Katharine Hepburn: Mari Luckenbill is a marvelous Katharine Hepburn in this one-woman presentation. Perfect for a senior luncheon or a Hollywood themed event.

The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere: Portrayed superbly by Philip Jacobson.  An  interactive school assembly program for grades 3 - 7 presents the correct historical facts of our country's amazing history. Philip just finished a wonderful program for the CHAP Convention, Harrisburg, PA to an enthusiastic audience. Great presentation with smaller groups, as well as large auditorium sized crowds. 45-minute presentation with great audience participation for youth groups. 

Debi Irene Wahl in concert:  Debi has been singing since the age of 6 when she sang her first solo in church.  Her roots are in singing and she is always the happiest at a singing gig. Concerts can be adapted for all seasons, events and needs. Debi's son, Joshua often adds strong guitar and backup vocals to the mix, as well as Debi's group Evensong.  Whatever your event, or special occasion, if you love music to be a part of your life, Debi will create something unique for   you.  Including these listed below: 

Debi's interactive Children's concerts: Christmas, Easter, all themes, Secular and Christian.  Children are precious and we make them feel special by having them become part of the act in every song with instruments, simple costumes, fun dancing and props galore!

Vocalists for all occasions:  For that holiday party, tree lighting ceremony or strolling event, we do it best.  The wonderful vocals of multiple talented people in Act 1 Productions will bring the Christmas Joy to your occasion.