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‘Mind Over Murder’ Mystery Opens Performing Arts Dinner Series at Ramapo College

(PDF) (DOC) (JPG)September 12, 2016

MAHWAH, N.J. — The Ramapo College Foundation kicks off its Seventeenth Annual Performing Arts Dinner Series on Saturday, November 5 at 8 p.m. with D.O.A. Mysteries in “Mind Over Murder” at The Adler Theater of The Angelica and Russ Berrie Center for Performing and Visual Arts. The Dinner Series boasts four Saturday evening performances where guests can enjoy first class entertainment, a delicious buffet dinner and an opportunity to provide scholarships to help the students of Ramapo College enhance their educational experience.

The Performance Sponsors for this show are Elaine Adler and the Adler Aphasia Center. Individual dinner series tickets for this performance are $125.

“The Dinner Series is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy a night out with friends while providing valuable support for the College and its students,” said Roy Putrino, chair of the Performing Arts Dinner Series Committee.

Hosted by The Ramapo College Foundation, this specially packaged series is a way for philanthropic patrons to experience outstanding entertainment while supporting College scholarships, faculty and student research opportunities and campus capital projects.

Additional dates and performances for the Dinner Series include:

December 3: Chris Collins & Boulder Canyon: A Tribute to John Denver

March 5: Pat Hazell’s The Good Humor Men

April 29: Jarrod Spector & Kelli Barrett: This is Dedicated

Opportunities are available to purchase tickets for the full Performing Arts Dinner Series. The two levels of support are Benefactor (two reserved tickets to each of the four dinners and performances at $1,400) and Patron (one ticket for any of the four performances at $125). A wonderful dinner and fine wines are served before the performances. For additional information, please call Liz Kloak, 201-684-6834 or email  You may also view information online at

This program is made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts. For disability related accommodations, or to request alternative formats, please contact the Box Office 72 hours in advance of the performance at 201-684-7844.

Additional sponsors include Stryker, Liberty Hyundai & Liberty Subaru/the Rick DeSilva Family, Frank and Judy Rodriguez; Roy and Eileen Putrino; Inserra Shoprite Supermarkets.


About Ramapo College

Ramapo College of New Jersey is the state’s premier public liberal arts college and is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. The comprehensive college is situated among the beautiful Ramapo Mountains, is within commuting distance to New York City, was named one of the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America by CondeNast Traveler, and boasts the best on-campus housing in New Jersey per Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, data science, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, education, nursing and social work. In addition, the College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels, and offers graduate programs leading to master’s degrees in Accounting, Applied Mathematics, Business Administration, Contemporary Instructional Design, Computer Science, Creative Music Technology, Data Science, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education, as well as a Doctor of Nursing Practice.


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