Something’s Afoot: Musical Info & Synopsis


Something’s Afoot is a comedic mystery set at a 1930s English country estate. When a group of eccentric characters becomes stranded by a storm, they soon realize that foul play is afoot as one of their party is found dead. As the guests attempt to unravel the mystery and identify the culprit, they are met with comedic twists and turns along the way. Something’s Afoot keeps audiences guessing, delivering a blend of suspense and laughter reminiscent of classic whodunits.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1972)

Cast Size: 10

Genre: ComedyMystery / Spoof

Setting: 1930s / England

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics/Book: James McDonald, David Vos, Robert Gerlach

Music: Ed Linderman

Cast Albums

World Premiere Cast (2019)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Sheet Music Now➝


1970s, Comedic, MysterySpoof

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