It's the brassy, bright and promising year of 1959. Boston's Colonial Theatre is host to the opening night performance of a new musical. When the leading lady mysteriously dies on stage, the entire cast and crew are suspects. Enter a local detective, who just happens to be a musical theater fan! Book by Rupert Holmes. Original Book and Concept by Peter Stone. Music by John Kander. Lyrics by Fred Ebb. Additional Lyrics by John Kander and Rupert Holmes. Directed by David Gram. Musical Direction by Bill Casey. Conducted by Reuben M. Reynolds, III. Choreographed by Michelle Chassé.