Murder by Moonlight

Dorchester Drama were delighted to be asked back to support the Shirehall Museum’s second fund raising murder mystery, ” Murder by Moonlight”.

Scott Lanyard, retired from police service, has developed an enterprising private detective service and written a book about his life , “Cop a’Town”. Unfortunately during the book launch, he is discovered dead in the garden, shot at close range.

All of the suspects are attending the launch and as the evening progresses, secrets, dark histories and motives abound. Who is the killer? Actress Dame Holly Wood, PC Paul Lease, Entrepreneur Al Shiftit, his wife Amanda Huggensnuggle, PI. Eddie Gumshoe, Secretary Isla Doitt, local Con Finn Gears or even Scott’s own wife, Heidi.