“A murder is announced and will take place on Friday, October 29th, at Little Paddocks at 6:30 p.m. Friends please accept this, the only intimation.” This announcement was placed in the newspaper on the Friday morning that our play begins. Miss Letitia Blacklock runs a small Victorian boarding house named Little Paddocks. However, she has no idea what this announcement means.
As friends arrive assuming that the announcement is a joke or party, they are soon thrust into reality when the first murder takes place. What follows is a complicated web of lies, secrets, and stories revealed. Who was murdered? Who will be next? Who will figure out the mystery and at what cost?