Private Murder Mysteries

Footsteps is a leading provider of bespoke Murder Mystery events throughout Ireland & Uk. Our Murder Mystery Party Nights, are suitable for private group bookings, charity evenings, hen nights, church outings, social groups, birthday parties and much more.

 

Our Murder Mystery nights, are written and performed, in period costume, by a highly experienced and professional at a venue of your choosing. 

 

Murder Mystery Event Packages

"Total Murder"

The Full Package

Themes:

  • We can provide murder mysteries with a bespoke theme for your special occasion, we also can provide specifically written scripts and performances from the following themes: Mafia Murder Mystery, Elvis is Dead murder Mystery, Hercule Poirot Themed Murder Mystery, Peaky Blinders Murder Mystery, Oscars themed murder mystery and many more. If you have something else in mind just let us know.

  • Our Murder mystery events are interactive and we allow guests to chat with their friends, this is not like having to go to watch a play. We pride on ourselves on making sure everyone has a laugh and giggle and a bit of craic. It is suitable for those who just want a laugh and those who want to take it seriously, we cater for all.

 

What we provide:

 

  • 3 – 5 x professionally trained actors who will interact with your friends and stay in character the entire event

  • All period costumes and props

  • A bespoke script

  • Writing materials for you and your guests to use to take notes and solve the murder mystery

  • Prizes for successful sleuths

How it works:

  • Footsteps brings the Murder Mystery performance to your location, venue or home.

  • We will work around your times and logistics, but in essence the following is how it works:

  • Start Time (client's choosing)  - Characters will mingle with the guests and meet and greet introducing the theme of the event and their characters involvement in it. (30 mins)

  • The Plot Thickens – There will be a number of scripted vignettes that will take place that will move the story line forward. (15 – 20 mins)

  • The Murder – Our victim will breathe their last breath (4 characters or more) (10 mins)

  • Investigation – Our suspects will be questioned by the guests and by the lead character to try to work out who has committed the murder  (45 mins)

  • Solve it – The guests decide who has “done” it . (15 Mins)

  • All is revealed – A final scene is played out revealing who is the guilty party. Prizes then hand out to successful sleuths. (10 Mins)

 

Running time:

  • 2hrs – 2 ¼ hrs (but can be altered to fit your schedule)

 

Further Information & Cost:

      

"Assisted Murder"

The Half Package

 

Themes:             

 

  • We can provide murder mysteries with a bespoke theme for your special occasion, we also can provide specifically written scripts and performances from the following themes: Mafia Murder Mystery, Elvis is Dead murder Mystery, Hercule Poirot Themed Murder Mystery, Peaky Blinders Murder Mystery, Oscars themed murder mystery and many more. If you have something else in mind just let us know.

  • Our Murder mystery events are interactive and we allow guests to chat with their friends, this is not like having to go to watch a play. We pride on ourselves on making sure everyone has a laugh and giggle and a bit of craic. It is suitable for those who just want a laugh and those who want to take it seriously, we cater for all.

 

What we provide:

  • Footsteps brings the Murder Mystery performance to your location, venue or home.

  • 2 x professionally trained actors who will interact with your friends and stay in character the entire event

  • All period costumes and props

  • A bespoke script

  • Writing materials for you and your guests to use to take notes and solve the murder mystery

  • Prizes for successful sleuths

What you provide:

  • 2 or 3 guests who are willing to play the part of a character in the story-line, they will need to learn a short and simple script and be prepared to answer questions on who they are. This is for the dramatic friends you have. They do not need to be anything more than keen.

How it works:

  • We will work around your times and logistics, but in essence the following is how it works:

  • Start Time (client's choosing)  - Our professional Characters will mingle with the guests and meet and greet introducing the theme of the event and their characters involvement in it. (30 mins)

  • The Plot Thickens – There will be a number of scripted vignettes that will take place that will move the story line forward.  (15 – 20 mins)

  • The Murder – Our victim will breathe their last breath (10 minutes)

  • Investigation – Our suspects will be questioned by the guests and by the lead character to try to work out who has committed the murder                              (45 mins)

  • Solve it – The guests decide who has “done” it. (15 Mins)

  • All is revealed – A final scene is played out revealing who is the guilty party. Prizes then hand out to successful sleuths . (10 Mins)

Running Time: 

  • 2 – 2 ¼ hrs (This can be altered to fit your schedule)

 

Further Information & Cost:

 

 

"A Touch of Murder"

The Frugal Package

 

​Theme:

 

Hercule Poirot and his ardent confidant Chief Inspector Japp, have decided to embark on a much needed vacation from the hustle and bustle of London life and so their paths have lead them to Ireland. Together they plan to take in the alleviation and solace of country life. Poirot is not, shall we say, at ease with the unruliness of the country side and considers the countryside to be something that should be obliged through a painting in some bourgeois art gallery only. However, bedlam and pandemonium often follow Poirot, and last night. blood marred screams were heard echoing from the nearby chalets. It was not long before a an old woman known as Madam Winifred Lyons was discovered brutally murdered. The question at hand is why? Have you ever thought yourself a budding sleuth? Then with the assistance of Poirot and Japp put your “little grey cells” together and bring the murderer of Winifred Lyons to the blinding rays of justice.

 

What we provide:

  • Footsteps brings the Murder Mystery performance to your location, venue or home.

  • Our Murder mystery events are interactive and we allow guests to chat with their friends, this is not like having to go to watch a play. We pride on ourselves on making sure everyone has a laugh and giggle and a bit of craic. It is suitable for those who just want a laugh and those who want to take it seriously, we cater for all.

  • 2x Professionally trained actors to portray the characters of Hercule Poirot and Chief inspector Japp

  • Costume and props for the storyline

  • A full information package for each guests outlining the plot and the suspects in this case.

  • All writing materials required to solve the case.

  • Prizes for those that have been successful in their sleuthing.

How it works:

  • We will work around your times and logistics, but in essence the following is how it works

  • Start Time (client's choosing)  - Poirot & Japp will arrive and mingle with guests, they will discuss the case at hand and entertain the guests.  (20 mins)

  • The evidence – guests will be split into teams & CI Japp will present each team with their evidence files that will outline all the pertinent details of the case. The teams will be asked to read over the files. (15 mins)

  • The Murder Scene – Each team will have an opportunity to handle evidence from the murder scene.  (10 minutes)

  • Investigation – Our guests will be able to question Japp and Poirot about the case to try to solve. (30 mins)

  • Solve it – The guests decide who has “done” it.  (15 Mins)

  • All is revealed – A final scene is played out revealing who is the guilty party. Prizes then hand out to successful sleuths. (10 Mins)

 

Running Time:

  • 1 ½ hrs (This can be altered to fit your schedule)

 

Further Information & Cost:

 

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