The local game club has won a weekend in a mansion and decides to roleplay a mystery based on Lizzie's favorite childhood board game. Peter is assigned Professor Plum, and like his character is often lost in thought. Wendy is type cast as Mrs. White, the temperamental cook. Max plays Col. Mustard, the hard-charging and hard to understand Australian military man. Everyone hopes timid Susan can build up the nerve to play Miss Scarlett. Penny is a kindred crusader to the temperance champion, Mrs. Peacock. Gavin easily dons the wealth and position of Reverend Green. But as the game becomes all too real, the group realizes that they might have more than one murder to solve.
Madison missed out on her dream wedding when she eloped. Ten years later, she's determined to make everything perfect, and woe to anyone who gets in her way. Her sister and maid of honor, Ashley, flits between apathy and anger. Cliff, the best man, wallows in his own perpetual twilight. Pushed to the edge of bankruptcy, Brenda, the mother of the bride, is determined to salvage the day. Meanwhile Madeline, Brenda's best friend, envisions a Madison-free future. The perfect groom, Jake, smiles until he cries. A surly waitress and some inappropriate toasts (a few provided by select audience members) finish setting the stage for a Wedding to Die For.
Only one person knows the secret ingredient to Wild Irish Rose Whiskey, Grandma Rose O'Riley McFadden. Her failing health brings the two feuding sides of her family, the McFaddens and the O'Rileys, together to celebrate her 80th birthday. Each clan hopes Grandma Rose will pass on the secret to the "proper" branch. The whiskey rich McFaddens need the secret to keep the family distillery in business, while the dirt poor O'Rileys want it to restore what is rightfully theirs. Of course, if Rose passes over before she passes on the secret, both sides will pass out.
While on vacation, Detective Virginia Tibbs responds to sounds of a gunshot from the nearby estate, only to find the family patriarch dead and the family at a loss of what to do next. With the local sheriff indisposed, Virginia convinces the family the smartest course for finding the killer is to recall their actions and whereabouts leading up to the gunshot. Surrounded by a house full of suspects, all with suspect memories, Virginia must employ all of her wits and experience to flush out the killer before there’s another murder to remember.
A Night Club in the 1920's is the scene of a bizarre death. Possibly an accident or more likely a murder. Inspector Constantine could pin it on anyone of these mugs: the gangster, the show girl, the French guy, or the Russian with hatchet. Constantine relates the story of the case to a news reporter. The facts are a bit shaky and the details are hard to recall, but someone was arrested.
It's the biggest event of the year! A star-studded night, featuring the most famous stars and studs from Hollywood and Broadway. There's no telling what an actor might do to win this coveted award! You'll meet some of the biggest names in the industry, including Celia B. DeMilo, CEO of PMS Studios, searching for her next big star; Monty Carlo, Latin superstar trying to break into the American market; Tony Hardcastle, your host for the evening; and the unforgettable (and always inebriated) Lorna Lush, has-been actress and a fixture at every awards show. But all is not as it seems. Behind the scenes, there's plenty of jealousy, greed, and good old fashioned backstabbing going on. Will Lorna finally get an award? Will Celia find her next big star? Will the truth surrounding the mysterious deaths of Tony and Marylou Hardcastle, Sr. finally be revealed? Was it an accident.........or murder! Tune in to find out!
Mickey’s bookstore, Under Covers, is under the threat of collapse. He hopes a book signing by the author of “Roses are Dead and so are You” will bring customers to shore up the store and balance the books. But the author, Edgar, causes tremors of trouble. Who will be buried, and who will survive when there's a murder by the book?
Move over—or roll over—Agatha Christie! This murder mystery spoofs old fashioned whodunits, the medical profession, theatre folks and those with hot flashes! It’s a play within a play. When half of the cast of Murder on the Oriental Rug bails out, the remaining performers are stuck playing all the roles. Not everyone sticks to the script.
Polter-Heist? That's right. The spelling isn't wrong. This is a show where everyone is trying to heist something--including stealing a ghost! Join Madame Zelda Von Schpookum, president of the Boogeyman Outreach Organization (BOO), and a host of whacky characters as they attempt to make contact with the ghost haunting the Moldering Pines Inn. See Professor Lionel Spector become possessed by the spirit! Will the bickering innkeepers, Jim and Phyllis Lodge, kill each other before finding the lost treasure? Will the FBI agents, Smolder and Skullery from the Hex Files division, solve the mystery of the haunted inn before another murder is committed?
The Silvermans and Larchs are off on a grand wine tasting vacation. They start off the day at Benedictus Cellars, a respected winery, run by Natalie Benedict with her twin daughters, Kate and Bianca. Between the tastings and tours however, trouble is fermenting. Gail suspects her husband Joshua of squeezing another woman's grapes and confesses to Leslie that she's taken action to discover the truth. Leslie wonders if Gail will be able to crack the case. The arrival of an annoying wine "expert" brings the prospect of romance to Kate or Bianca, but uncorks black memories for Natalie. The possibility that the intruder might spill some swill secrets puts everyone on edge and in danger. Only the most astute spectator will have the palate to discern how it will finish.