Kathy Reed Productions, LLC is owned and operated by Kathy Reed. Kathy founded the critically acclaimed Dam Site Dinner Theater in 1975, which grew to be the longest continual running dinner theater in New Jersey, producing 115 comedy, dramas and musical stage plays for thousands of people, as well as touring staged shows. Joined by John Dwyer as a Producer/Writer in ’83, they have built Kathy Reed Productions, LLC into a unique Entertainment Company, which has grown to become one of the leaders in the Interactive Event Industry, from their inimitable ability to create one of a kind programs as diverse as: a Corporate Medieval Murder On Cue® Maze for a Family Picnic Day for over 1000 on the beach complete with a Joust On Horseback; a Corporate Team Building Game Show for 500 attendees at a Casino; City Scavenger Adventure Hunts for 300, to a sold out run of their original Speakeasy Murder On Cue® Mystery at the Palace Theater in A.C.
Kathy Reed Productions LLC is a Multiple Award Winning Professional Production Company, having won the award for Best Entertainment Concept and Team Building in the 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 Garden State Gala Awards, as well as awards for best Corporate Event, Collaborative Event and the prestigious President’s Award. Kathy also won the Audience Favorite Award at the 2006 Long Island B.F Film Festival for Death Row, a short film she produced which starred John Dwyer. Kathy and John are former Directors of Program and Education for NJ International Special Events Society North.
Murder On Cue® Mysteries (A Division of Kathy Reed Productions, LLC.)
Formed in 1986 it began with an extended Murder Mystery Tour through the Northwest Passage in Washington State. With a formidable background in producing the highly successful Dam Site Dinner Theater, they began Dinner Theater with Murder On Cue® becoming the first Company to produce Interactive Murder Mysteries regularly in a Dinner Theater setting in NJ. In 1994 they added touring (countless universities and colleges) with their Campus Murder On Cue® Mysteries. Their unique, off the wall and wacky style of Comedy Mysteries has been hailed with both audience and critical acclaim.
Kathy and John create, design and write all of their own mysteries (Including their Award Winning Murder On Cue® Mystery Maze™ series). Since 1986, their individualized style has produced Murder On Cue® Mystery Shows for groups of less than 10 to over 1000. With over 25 years of productions for thousands of people, they are currently one of the most experienced Producers of Murder Mysteries in the nation.
Team Building & More™ (A Division of Kathy Reed Productions, LLC.)
Created as a direct result of our clients needs for quality Team Building Programs, Kathy and John responded with an array of unique, entertaining, educational programs, and are constantly designing new programs for clients. From Corporate Survivor, Deal Maker and Team Synergy to their TV Commercial Challenge, Game Shows, and their Award Winning Foodie Game Show™ and Murder On Cue® Mystery Maze, there is something for everyone, including an extensive choice of Scavenger Hunts, Photo Safaris and City Adventures!
Kathy and John have an unmatched, extensive producing background including every area of production, on stage and off, behind stage and in the house, as well as overseeing food service and working directly with kitchens/restaurants/caterers and or venues to execute perfectly timed and coordinated staged and improvisational shows since 1975. This experience and understanding gives them an innate ability to work with your selected venue/location to ensure your event will be seamlessly successful. We pride ourselves in knowing what an audience likes. . and doesn’t like. We love people and our priority is to make You – our Client, happy. Period.
Our philosophy: “Our goal is our client’s success, which we aspire to achieve by listening to our client’s needs and providing both personalized service and the highest quality Interactive Events possible”.