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BREAKING NEWS:  The total raised at April 21, 2018 Bonnie and Clyde train robbery of the season for Strasburg Rail Road is $760.73 that is amazing!  This money is donated to Strasburg's charity: The Clinic for Special Children in Strasburg, PA! Thank you to all the wonderful guests who gave so generously!


2018 - Gigs - to book Debi or any show hit the mail box

May 18 - B.I.N.G.Ohh Murder Mystery at a retirement community.

May 18 - The Really? Hausfraus of Lancaster County Murder Mystery All Aboard the Wilmington and Western Railroad for their dessert mystery ride on the Doodlebug.  Great volunteer crew at this train, sweet car the Doodlebug is... for more info go to: www.wwrr.com

May 19 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 2nd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Roger Luckenbill's crazy Goobers murder mystery! The Goobers have done it this time, Jonah has a recipe for homemade Beer that is driving people to murder! The Goobers never travel to any other destination than the Strasburg Rail Road since Debi first created the zany Hillbilly family. This is the second year Roger Luckenbill has also put his hand to pen and written about the madness of murder that seems to follow this family everywhere!  More fun than a barrel of homemade beer! http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

May 26 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 2nd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Roger Luckenbill's crazy Goobers murder mystery! The Goobers have done it this time, Jonah has a recipe for homemade Beer that is driving people to murder! The Goobers never travel to any other destination than the Strasburg Rail Road since Debi first created the zany Hillbilly family. This is the second year Roger Luckenbill has also put his hand to pen and written about the madness of murder that seems to follow this family everywhere!  More fun than a barrel of homemade beer! http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

June 1 - Debi in concert for private retirement community.

June 2 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 2nd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Roger Luckenbill's crazy Goobers murder mystery! The Goobers have done it this time, Jonah has a recipe for homemade Beer that is driving people to murder! The Goobers never travel to any other destination than the Strasburg Rail Road since Debi first created the zany Hillbilly family. This is the second year Roger Luckenbill has also put his hand to pen and written about the madness of murder that seems to follow this family everywhere!  More fun than a barrel of homemade beer! http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

June 8 - I Am John's Mother, the story of Susanna Wesley will be shared at a private senior group in the afternoon. Louise Gernert is in the principal role of Susanna Wesley and is wonderful! Debi Irene Wahl will lead all the hymns used in this presentation. If you would like information on how to book this show for your group, email Debi @ act1ministry@aol.com

June 9 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 3rd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Debi Irene Wahl's newest nutty murder mystery: The Really? Hausfraus of Lancaster County! Let's keep this 'real' we all know who Debi is poking fun at. This hilarious 'meat and potatoes ladies' take on the ...uh, you know show... debuts at Strasburg.  http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

June 15 - The Really?Hausfraus of Lancaster County Murder Mystery All Aboard the Wilmington and Western Railroad on their lovely dessert ride aboard the Doodlebug!  For more information and tickets: http://www.wwrr.com

June 16 - Great Train Robbery - All aboard the Wilmington Western Railroad with Jesse James and the Younger Gang!  12:30 and 3 p.m. times. Jesse James was an American outlaw, train robber and leader of the James-Younger Gang!  Do you dare to ride? Fun and interactive, children receive coins for the robbery and crazy fun the ride through.  RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED For more information and tickets go to: www.wwrr.com

June 16 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 3rd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Debi Irene Wahl's newest nutty murder mystery: The Really? Hausfraus of Lancaster County! Let's keep this 'real' we all know who Debi is poking fun at. This hilarious 'meat and potatoes ladies' take on the ...uh, you know show... debuts at Strasburg.  http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

June 23 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 2nd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Roger Luckenbill's crazy Goobers murder mystery! The Goobers have done it this time, Jonah has a recipe for homemade Beer that is driving people to murder! The Goobers never travel to any other destination than the Strasburg Rail Road since Debi first created the zany Hillbilly family. This is the second year Roger Luckenbill has also put his hand to pen and written about the madness of murder that seems to follow this family everywhere!  More fun than a barrel of homemade beer! http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

June 24 - B.I.N.G.Ohh Murder Mystery to benefit Montgomery Blind Association, @ The Empress Room at St. Helena's Church, 1489 DeKalb Pike, Blue Bell.  2 p.m. start time. Reservations Required.  For more information on this great fundraiser and to play some mad Bingo... check it out.  Call 215-661-9800

June 28 - B.I.N.G.Ohh Murder Mystery for senior picnic.

June 30 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 3rd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Debi Irene Wahl's newest nutty murder mystery: The Really? Hausfraus of Lancaster County! Let's keep this 'real' we all know who Debi is poking fun at. This hilarious 'meat and potatoes ladies' take on the ...uh, you know show... debuts at Strasburg.  http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

July 7 - Christmas in July at Ridgewood Winery with Debi Irene Wahl's crazy 'Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer!'  Grandma is having a special Christmas in July, Hawaiian themed Luau... ow... when she almost was drowned in the farm's pond by a bizarre object resembling a reindeer? Come prepared to play crazy games and dance fun Hawaiian themed dances for clues.  Figure out who tried to bump off the old lady that won a few million in the lottery and has yet to update her will and get rid of the lazy family members... 6 - 8 p.m. with light dinner. We just love Ridgewood Winery, Ridgewood loves our craziness and the guests make the madness special.  WEAR YOUR HAWAIIAN best for a chance to win a crazy prize! Reservations Required! Call Tracy @ 484-509-0200 or go to www.ridgewoodwinery.com 

July 7 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 3rd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Debi Irene Wahl's newest nutty murder mystery: The Really? Hausfraus of Lancaster County! Let's keep this 'real' we all know who Debi is poking fun at. This hilarious 'meat and potatoes ladies' take on the ...uh, you know show... debuts at Strasburg.  http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

July 12 - Debi in concert for retirement community.

July 14 - The Redhead Speakeasy at a private camp for the regular guests of the camp, featuring Debi Irene Wahl, Stephen Mercer and Dave Hornberger.  Great fun! For more info on how to book the speakeasy for your private event, email Debi @ act1ministry@aol.com

July 14 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 2nd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Roger Luckenbill's crazy Goobers murder mystery! The Goobers have done it this time, Jonah has a recipe for homemade Beer that is driving people to murder! The Goobers never travel to any other destination than the Strasburg Rail Road since Debi first created the zany Hillbilly family. This is the second year Roger Luckenbill has also put his hand to pen and written about the madness of murder that seems to follow this family everywhere!  More fun than a barrel of homemade beer! http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

July 15 - Christmas in July at Ridgewood Winery with Debi Irene Wahl's crazy 'Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer!'  Grandma is having a special Christmas in July, Hawaiian themed Luau... ow... when she almost was drowned in the farm's pond by a bizarre object resembling a reindeer? Come prepared to play crazy games and dance fun Hawaiian themed dances for clues.  Figure out who tried to bump off the old lady that won a few million in the lottery and has yet to update her will and get rid of the lazy family members... 4-6 p.m. with light dinner. We just love Ridgewood Winery, Ridgewood loves our craziness and the guests make the madness special.  WEAR YOUR HAWAIIAN best for a chance to win a crazy prize! Reservations Required! Call Tracy @ 484-509-0200 or go to www.ridgewoodwinery.com

July 18 - Debi Irene Wahl in a special children's summer program concert for a private camp.

July 18 - Debi in private nursing home concert.

July 19 - Debi in concert for retirement community.

July 21 - Bonnie & Clyde Train Robbery returns to the Strasburg Rail Road with new action.  This is never less than a blast for us and the audience loves the large crew, the heavy interaction and this year we are working on crazy new ideas for children of all ages.  All real money donated by guests goes to Clinic for Special Children right in the heart of Strasburg.  4:45 P.M. boarding - 5 P.M. Departure! This is great fun for the whole family. Every child receives a bag of goodies to be stolen and the only thing we regret is the kiddies who are too smart for us and hide their goods!  ;)

July 21 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 2nd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Roger Luckenbill's crazy Goobers murder mystery! The Goobers have done it this time, Jonah has a recipe for homemade Beer that is driving people to murder! The Goobers never travel to any other destination than the Strasburg Rail Road since Debi first created the zany Hillbilly family. This is the second year Roger Luckenbill has also put his hand to pen and written about the madness of murder that seems to follow this family everywhere!  More fun than a barrel of homemade beer! http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

July 22 - Christmas in July at Ridgewood Winery with Debi Irene Wahl's crazy 'Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer!'  Grandma is having a special Christmas in July, Hawaiian themed Luau... ow... when she almost was drowned in the farm's pond by a bizarre object resembling a reindeer? Come prepared to play crazy games and dance fun Hawaiian themed dances for clues.  Figure out who tried to bump off the old lady that won a few million in the lottery and has yet to update her will and get rid of the lazy family members... 4-6 p.m. with light dinner. We just love Ridgewood Winery, Ridgewood loves our craziness and the guests make the madness special.  WEAR YOUR HAWAIIAN best for a chance to win a crazy prize! Reservations Required! Call Tracy @ 484-509-0200 or go to www.ridgewoodwinery.com

July 26 - Debi in concert for retirement village.

July 28 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 2nd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Roger Luckenbill's crazy Goobers murder mystery! The Goobers have done it this time, Jonah has a recipe for homemade Beer that is driving people to murder! The Goobers never travel to any other destination than the Strasburg Rail Road since Debi first created the zany Hillbilly family. This is the second year Roger Luckenbill has also put his hand to pen and written about the madness of murder that seems to follow this family everywhere!  More fun than a barrel of homemade beer! http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

August 1 - Debi in concert for seniors, private.

August 3 - Debi in concert retirement community.

August 4 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 3rd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Debi Irene Wahl's newest nutty murder mystery: The Really? Hausfraus of Lancaster County! Let's keep this 'real' we all know who Debi is poking fun at. This hilarious 'meat and potatoes ladies' take on the ...uh, you know show... debuts at Strasburg.  http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

August 8 - Debi in outdoor concert for senior high rise BBQ.

August 11 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 3rd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Debi Irene Wahl's newest nutty murder mystery: The Really? Hausfraus of Lancaster County! Let's keep this 'real' we all know who Debi is poking fun at. This hilarious 'meat and potatoes ladies' take on the ...uh, you know show... debuts at Strasburg.  http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

August 18 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 3rd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Debi Irene Wahl's newest nutty murder mystery: The Really? Hausfraus of Lancaster County! Let's keep this 'real' we all know who Debi is poking fun at. This hilarious 'meat and potatoes ladies' take on the ...uh, you know show... debuts at Strasburg.  http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

August 22 - Debi in concert, Northeaster Senior Center, Mt. Wolf, PA.

August 25 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 2nd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Roger Luckenbill's crazy Goobers murder mystery! The Goobers have done it this time, Jonah has a recipe for homemade Beer that is driving people to murder! The Goobers never travel to any other destination than the Strasburg Rail Road since Debi first created the zany Hillbilly family. This is the second year Roger Luckenbill has also put his hand to pen and written about the madness of murder that seems to follow this family everywhere!  More fun than a barrel of homemade beer! http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

September 1 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 2nd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Roger Luckenbill's crazy Goobers murder mystery! The Goobers have done it this time, Jonah has a recipe for homemade Beer that is driving people to murder! The Goobers never travel to any other destination than the Strasburg Rail Road since Debi first created the zany Hillbilly family. This is the second year Roger Luckenbill has also put his hand to pen and written about the madness of murder that seems to follow this family everywhere!  More fun than a barrel of homemade beer! http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

September 7 - The Really? Hausfraus of Lancaster County Murder Mystery. All Aboard the Wilmington and Western Railroad for their wonderful dessert ride on the Doodlebug.  Great volunteer group and the intimate Doodlebug is a fun setting for Debi Irene's latest murder mystery!  For more information: http://www.wwrr.com

September 8 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 2nd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Roger Luckenbill's crazy Goobers murder mystery! The Goobers have done it this time, Jonah has a recipe for homemade Beer that is driving people to murder! The Goobers never travel to any other destination than the Strasburg Rail Road since Debi first created the zany Hillbilly family. This is the second year Roger Luckenbill has also put his hand to pen and written about the madness of murder that seems to follow this family everywhere!  More fun than a barrel of homemade beer! http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

September 9 - Seeing in the Darkness, the story of Fanny J. Crosby @ Mountain Presbyterian Church, 9 a.m. 2478 Boyles Run Rd, Sunbury, PA  17801  

September 13 - Debi in private concert as Fanny J Crosby.

September 15 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 3rd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Debi Irene Wahl's newest nutty murder mystery: The Really? Hausfraus of Lancaster County! Let's keep this 'real' we all know who Debi is poking fun at. This hilarious 'meat and potatoes ladies' take on the ...uh, you know show... debuts at Strasburg.  http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

September 21 - The Monster Mashed?! This crazy ghoulish murder mystery is aboard the Wilmington & Western Railroad for one night only!  WWRR is a great volunteer group and the intimate Doodlebug is a fun setting for Debi Irene's latest murder mystery!  For more information: http://www.wwrr.com

September 22 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 3rd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Debi Irene Wahl's newest nutty murder mystery: The Really? Hausfraus of Lancaster County! Let's keep this 'real' we all know who Debi is poking fun at. This hilarious 'meat and potatoes ladies' take on the ...uh, you know show... debuts at Strasburg.  http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

September 23 - Debi in Christian Concert at Trinity UMC Kleinfeltersville 10:15 a.m.  OPEN TO THE PUBLIC and this is a lovely congregation that will make you feel right at home!

September 29 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. The 3rd show for Strasburg Rail Road's dining murder mystery season is Debi Irene Wahl's newest nutty murder mystery: The Really? Hausfraus of Lancaster County! Let's keep this 'real' we all know who Debi is poking fun at. This hilarious 'meat and potatoes ladies' take on the ...uh, you know show... debuts at Strasburg.  http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

UPDATE September 30 - With All My Heart, Love Corrie: the story of Corrie ten Boom at Grace Bible Fellowship on Hampden Blvd in Reading. 6:30 p.m. All are welcome, free-will offering will be taken.Featuring Louise Gernert as Corrie, Sunny Sweigart as Casper ten Boom and the Gestapo agent and Debi Irene Wahl. 

October 5 - Debi in concert retirement community.

October 19 - The Really? Hausfraus of Lancaster County Murder Mystery. All Aboard the Wilmington and Western Railroad for their wonderful dessert ride on the Doodlebug.  Great volunteer group and the intimate Doodlebug is a fun setting for Debi Irene's latest murder mystery!  For more information: http://www.wwrr.com

October 20 - Bonnie & Clyde Train Robbery returns to the Strasburg Rail Road with new action.  This is never less than a blast for us and the audience loves the large crew, the heavy interaction and this year we are working on crazy new ideas for children of all ages.  All real money donated by guests goes to Clinic for Special Children right in the heart of Strasburg.  Times 3:45 p.m. boarding and 4 p.m. departure. These shows sell out quickly and reservations are required.  Check it out at: www.strasburgrailroad.com and navigate to events.

October 26 - Debi in concert for retirement village.

October 27 - Debi Irene Wahl's published murder mystery, The Monster Mashed? a fun, smart and fast paced series of one-liners based on the popular musical.  Someone mashed Dr. Dementia's monster and the mood is dark, dreary and... uh, monstrous!  All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road this one night only event with Debi Irene Wahl, Stephen Mercer, Lexi Shaeffer and Sunny Sweigart as Drackie with a lisp!  Fun and craziness.  For more info: http://www.strasburgrailroad.com

October 31 - Debi in concert retirement community.

November 3 - Act 1 Productions will be back at 4Play Moonshine for a fun night of madness, moonshine and great food!  More info TBA

November 3 -Our last Goober show of the season on the Strasburg Rail Road: The Goobers have done it this time, Jonah has a recipe for homemade Beer that is driving people to murder! The Goobers never travel to any other destination than the Strasburg Rail Road since Debi first created the zany Hillbilly family. This is the second year Roger Luckenbill has also put his hand to pen and written about the madness of murder that seems to follow this family everywhere!  More fun than a barrel of homemade beer! http://www.strasburgrailroad.com and go to 'Dining on the car!'

November 4 - The Redhead Speakeasy Murder Mystery for a fundraiser for the Kempton Fire Company, Kempton, PA.  What better way to support your local volunteer fire fighters than with a crazy, fun and interactive murder mystery set in the 1920's.  Come dressed in 'yer best glad rags, ya bums' and possible win a special prize. 1920's speakeasy madness come to life.  This show is constantly evolving and changing, so if you have been to one of our murder mystery events, the characters, plot line and more will never be the same.  Tickest, etc., TBA as soon as the committee gets that info to us, we will post it!

November 10 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. 4 shows this season ending with: The Chameleon a 'whodunit' murder mystery set in the early years of the trains. Debi Irene Wahl debuted this show in 2004 and we are bringing it back for only 4 shows on the Strasburg this season as a nod to our 14th year! Starring: Debi Irene Wahl, Stephen Mercer, Dave Hornberger and Lexi Schaeffer.  http://www.strasburgrailroad.com Go to 'Dining on the car' and navigate to the murder mystery page! 

November 11 - Debi in concert retirement community.

November 17 - All Aboard the Strasburg Rail Road for Act 1 Production's 14th year of murder mystery mayhem. 4 shows this season ending with: The Chameleon a 'whodunit' murder mystery set in the early years of the trains. Debi Irene Wahl debuted this show in 2004 and we are bringing it back for only 4 shows on the Strasburg this season as a nod to our 14th year! Starring: Debi Irene Wahl, Stephen Mercer, Dave Hornberger and Lexi Schaeffer.  http://www.strasburgrailroad.com Go to 'Dining on the car' and navigate to the murder mystery page! 

December 4 - Debi in private concert for a senior Christmas luncheon.

December 5 - Debi in Christmas concert for nursing facility.

December 7 - Debi in concert retirement community.

December 11 - Debi in private Christmas party concert for seniors party.

December 12 - Debi in concert retirement community.

December 14 - Debi in private Christmas party for senior group.

December 20 - Debi in retirement community Christmas party concert.

Deceber 31 - Debi in concert retirement community.