Several guests go to a remote ski lodge for a mystery weekend during which actors, posing as other guests, simulate a murder which the real guests try to solve. The event is barely under way when the host is murdered, the cable car is sabotaged, and the phone lines are cut, stranding everyone with a killer. Suddenly, a thrilling weekend becomes the height of danger. Among the guests are a famous mystery writer, a former TV detective and his starlet girlfriend, a Texas millionaire and his beauty queen wife, a couple on their honeymoon, and a mysterious bandaged scientist who was burned in a lab accident. Could one of them be the killer, or could it be one of the hotel staff or the actors? Who is the figure in a ski mask who prowls the lodge at midnight? Who replaced the blanks in the actor's gun with real bullets? Chills are guaranteed in this hairpin, twisty, curvy play that will keep you guessing until the very end.