They say life's a cabaret, but that's hardly the case when leading lady Linda Di Biasi is found murdered beneath the stage of the Premiere Theatre. A motorcycle accident, secret tunnels and coriander perfume uncover a hotbed of suspects. Was someone out to steal her role? Was she having an affair? Or is this production well and truly cursed? As Nicola and Charlie tread the boards, scour "hell" and try to find the killer, will another life be taken before the final curtain falls?