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    "Leaving Iowa" Dinner Theater by Black Dirt Theater and The Onion Grille

    Date: January 14, 2018 Time: 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

    Dinner Theater by Black Dirt Theater and The Onion Grille
    Event Description

    A Comedy About Family Vacations

    By Tim Clue and Spike Manton

    Leaving Iowa is a postcard to anyone who has ever found themselves driving along on a road revisiting fond memories of their youth. A middle aged, Boston news columnist, Don Browning, returns home for a christening. His mother finds his father’s long-missing ashes, and the guilt- laden Don, who had selfishly missed his father’s funeral three years earlier, sets out on a road trip to find a proper burial place for his father’s ashes. As he travels he recalls in flashbacks, the annual zany and tedious vacations of Don’s youth. Ultimately he re-discovers his love for his father. The characters in this show are ones that make up a four person family, and two additional characters who make up all of the other characters that they meet along their family trips.  

    We do have a handicap accessible option for the show on Sunday January 28th @ 2:00 pm. Please call 651-300-9567 to reserve your tickets. 



    Event Location This show will be performed as a dinner theater-style show at The Onion Grille in Hastings. 100 Sibley Street, Hastings, MN, 55033.  Dinner will begin an hour and a half prior to the show. view a map
    Date/Time Information Sunday, January 14 @ 2 pm.  Luncheon seating @ 12:30 pm.
    Sunday, January 21 @ 2 pm.  Luncheon seating @ 12:30 pm.
    Sunday, January 28 @ 2 pm.  Luncheon seating @ 12:30 pm.  

    We do have a handicap accessible option for the show on Sunday January 28th @ 2:00 pm. Please call 651-300-9567 to reserve your tickets. 
    Contact Information
    (651) 300-9567
    Fees/Admission
    This show is $47 with no added taxes and fees for Friday and Saturday dinner shows, and $30 with no added taxes and fees for Sunday lunch shows. 
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