Murder Mystery

Apr 9, 2016

6:00pm, Main Stage Lobby



Murder Invite Front

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Help Holmes and Watson solve this Victorian whodunit by joining STC for an evening of food and drink, fundraising, and case-cracking in STC’s beautifully-transformed Cabaret Stage in the Main Stage Lobby! The evening will feature:

  • Hosted Bar
  • Catered Gourmet Dinner
  • Live Auction & Raffle
  • Debut announcement of STC’s new 2016-2017 season
  • An exclusive murder mystery experience with cast members of The Hound of the Baskervilles, including Sherlock Holmes (William Elsman )and Dr. Watson (Michael RJ Campbell) themselves!

Want to play a part?

  • Dinner Guest: $100
  • Minor Character*: $150
  • Major Character*: $250
  • Victim*: $500
  • Murderer*: $1,000

Reservations required; seating is very limited. Must reserve by April 1, 2016.

Tables of 8 to 9 guests available at above ticket pricing/guest. Event is appropriate for high school age and up.

Purchase at or by calling 916-446-7501 ext. 106. If you have specific seating requests or requirements, please contact us. Otherwise, seating will be assigned on a first-reserved, first served basis.

Cocktail Attire (in character*, if you choose)

*Your character description and story will be emailed at least five days before the event.


Auction & Raffle Items

Murder Mystery Auction Items

MENU by Bella Bru

Holmes’ Spinach Salad with Almonds, Feta, Strawberries, Cherry Chutney, & Champagne Vinaigrette

Watson’s Tortiglioni Pasta with Sun Dried Tomatoes & Creamy Pesto Sauce

Baskerville’s Braised Brisket

Mrs. Hudson’s Roasted Vegetables

Artisan Bread & Butter

Death by Chocolate Torte & Bleeding Heart Fruit Tarts


Specialty Cocktail: Stapleton’s “Bad Apple” Martini

Wine, Beer, & Soda


Sponsorship and program advertising opportunities available. Call 916-446-7501 ext. 106 or email for more information.

All but $40 of each ticket purchase is a tax-deductible contribution to STC. All proceeds support STC and its mission to be the leader in integrating professional theatre with theatre arts education.