A cast of has been actors plan to revive their careersin "Drop Dead!", a pot boiler murder mystery directed by Wonder Child of the Broadway Stage" Victor Le Pewe (a psychotic eye twitching megalomaniac). At the dress rehersal,the set falls, props break, and th eproducers and an actor are murdered. During the opening night performance, the murders continue. The remaining thespians must savethe show and their careers, solve the mystery and stay alive for curtain calls.