Theatre Mystery

A Series by Bev Robitai

Murder in the Second Row
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Series: Theatre Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 74,500. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Many things can go wrong between casting a show and Opening Night. Finding a body in the second row is just one of them. When manager Jessica Jones battles to save the old Regent Theatre from developers, a dead actor in the auditorium is the last thing she needs. Then the police officer heading the investigation starts to take a very personal interest in her. Will the show go on?
Body on the Stage
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Series: Theatre Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,850. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Dennis Dempster is fat, lonely, and dissatisfied with his life, but things are about to change. He joins a theatre group that’s staging a production of Ladies Night, full of male strippers, muscles and buff bodies. Suddenly fitness becomes a new option. In the course of his transformation he finds new friends, new purpose and a new love. And then he finds a dead body.
Laid to Rest
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Series: Theatre Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A short story set in the historic Regent Theatre, where ghosts of years gone by still roam among the red velvet seats. James, a visiting actor, senses that one of them has an important message to pass on.
Gazza's Lament
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Series: Theatre Mystery. Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A theatre short - very short at barely 2000 words, so don't expect War & Peace! Gazza is Head of Lighting at a small provincial theatre and just wants to be left alone to do his job, not drawn into touchy-feely socialising by a visiting director who forbids swearing. This short is to lure you into the Regent Theatre where you can meet the characters and feel at home in the setting. Come on in!
A Passion to Perform
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Series: Theatre Mystery. Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A short - (barely 2000 words so don't look for Gone with the Wind!) Johnny is a young man burning with ambition to perform on stage. He's sure the Regent Theatre is the place where his dreams will be realised, so he auditions for the lead in Romeo and Juliet and receives help from an unexpected source.