Murder at the Bloodwood Masquerade Ball
Bloodworth Falls is an isolated town full of scandal, blackmail, and deceit. The townsfolk bicker in the streets, and many believe the local government to be corrupt. Nevertheless, the mayor is hosting a mysterious masquerade ball in the old Bloodwood Castle, and the tickets to the event have sold out in record time. The townspeople are curious to find out why the mayor would put effort into doing something positive in this town of gloom, but all are eagerly hunting for the perfect mask. You are worried what will happen on this night when toxic people gather at the castle. You are alarmed, as you didn't purchase your ticket - it was placed in your mailbox in an unmarked envelope. Somebody wants you there, but you don't know why. This is where your story begins.
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Finn Burgundy is the brazen leader of the Moon Shadow Playhouse. Finn prefers to produce dark-themed plays for the theater and is a demanding director. Finn will get what s/he wants at all costs, so stay out of Finn’s crosshairs if you are into self-preservation.
CBC News Reporter
Ashton Jade is the gregarious news reporter for CBC News. Ashton is currently doing whatever it takes to secure the vacant anchor position at the television station. Therefore, if you have newsworthy secrets, stay clear of Ashton.
Costume Suggestions: Conservative green attire of any kind. Green trimmed / colored masquerade mask as a prop. Can bring along a notepad to take notes as an optional accessory.
Peyton Pewter founded the company Nerd Squadron, which is a traveling tech business. Peyton services most of the business networks in Bloodworth Falls, and has recently started making house calls to private residences. Peyton is wired into the town and seems to know a bit about everyone’s business.
Costume Suggestions: Nerdy gray attire of any kind. Gray trimmed/colored masquerade mask for a prop.
Reese Cerulean is the wealthiest person in Bloodworth Falls. Reese is quite powerful, as s/he owns most of the businesses and properties in town. Rumor has it that Reese’s pile of gold came from frivolous lawsuits many years ago. Reese has a short fuse, and you don’t want to light it – especially if wish to avoid wasting countless hours of your life in a courtroom.
Costume Suggestions: Designer / expensive looking attire of any kind. Blue trimmed / colored masquerade mask as a prop. Can bring along wads of money (real/fake) to have hanging out of your pockets.
Logan Plum is the antisocial electrician in Bloodworth Falls. Not one for good conversation, this blue collar worker despises people in general. However, Logan’s an excellent electrician and happens to be the only one in town. As long as you leave Logan alone, you’ll have peace.
Non-stylish purple/plum attire of any kind. Purple/plum trimmed / colored masquerade mask as a prop.
Drew Golden is the boisterous stagehand for the Moon Shadow Playhouse. Drew has been desperately trying to break into stage acting, but Finn Burgundy won’t hear of it, and there’s not another playhouse in town. Drew sometimes takes out his/her frustrations on the cast members of the theater.
Trendy yet conservative gold/yellow attire of any kind. Gold/yellow trimmed / colored masquerade mask as a prop.
Mayor of Bloodworth Falls
Riley White is the scandalous mayor of Bloodworth Falls. The mayor’s no stranger to corruption, bribery, and blackmail and has a hand in many depraved matters. However, Riley is a hard worker and takes care of the primary needs of the people of Bloodworth Falls. Things are doom-and-gloom in the town, but nobody would dare run against Riley for mayor.
Trendy yet conservative white attire of any kind. White masquerade mask as a prop.
The hit morning radio host, Omari Black, is a great friend to have and a horrible enemy to make. Omari has the attention of the morning commuters and can make-or-break a person in the town of Bloodworth Falls. Omari can be shady at times and is known to accept bribes for radio spots.
Trendy yet conservative black attire of any kind. Black masquerade mask as a prop.
Pram Peach is the flamboyant costume designer for the Moon Shadow Playhouse. Pram aspires to be more than a theater costume designer and has sent the latest Pram Fashions to handpicked celebrities. Pram hopes to see the pieces walk down the red carpet one day soon. Pram’s been frustrated lately that a big break hasn’t happened yet.
Costume-themed orange/peach attire of any kind. Orange/peach colored theatrical masquerade mask as a prop.
EDM Producer / DJ
Deadbee Cyan is a rising star and electronic dance music (EDM) producer. Deadbee is famous in the underground music scene and has recently gained recognition for receiving a Gram Award for the hit song I’m Lucky. People say everything Deadbee touches turns to gold. It would be wise to stay in this DJ’s shadows if you are seeking fame and fortune, as there’s plenty to go around.
Trendy yet conservative turquoise/ greenish-blue attire of any kind. Turquoise/greenish-blue colored masquerade mask as a prop.
Butler of Reese Cerulean
Wolfe Indigo is the sarcastic butler of the town tycoon, Reese Cerulean. Rumor has it that Wolfe’s current position is a by-product of a frivolous lawsuit. Many have tried to validate this rumor, but all have failed. One thing is for certain - Wolfe is miserable as Reese’s servant, and that is not disputed.
Trendy yet conservative indigo/dark-purple attire of any kind. Indigo/dark-purple colored masquerade mask as a prop.
Madison Scarlet is the femme fatale federal agent. She often leaves her hometown of Bloodworth Falls to travel to foreign lands on secret missions. This secret agent’s difficult to be around, as it is impossible to tell if she is working on a mission or enjoying her time away from the agency. Watch what you say around this undercover snoop.
Red evening gown, red-trimmed/red masquerade mask as a prop. Optional toy gun strapped to a garter belt as an accessory.
Brad Olive is the charismatic stage actor at the Moon Shadow Playhouse. A tad narcissistic, he knows he is shamefully good-looking and can get whatever he wants out of women. Brad has been the lead actor in the theater for many years and is looking for a big break in Hollywood.
Olive green attire of any kind. Olive green trimmed/colored mask as a prop. Sharpie marker for autographs as an optional accessory.
Gary Gray is the deceitful mechanic at Gray’s Auto Shop in Bloodworth Falls. Gary’s a skilled mechanic, but many people believe he adds charges for unnecessary parts and labor after repairing a vehicle. He’s the best mechanic in town, so what can anybody do about it?
Gray attire of any kind. Gray masquerade mask as a prop.
Freddie Fuchsia is the cynical horse jockey of the infamous racehorse Dark Sail. Freddie does whatever it takes to win races and will stop at nothing to get in the winner’s circle. Other jockeys think Freddie has trained Dark Sail to bite competitors during races, but nobody has been able to prove Freddie had anything to do with his ill-mannered behavior.
Trendy yet conservative fuchsia/bright pink attire of any kind. Fuchsia/bright-pink trimmed or colored masquerade mask as a prop.
Avery Lemon is the blissful scuba instructor. Avery is a helpful person and a joy to be around. Unfortunately, cruel people often take advantage of Avery’s gentle personality, and Avery often ends up on the wrong side of things. Nonetheless, everybody loves to be around Avery’s smile, as it’s contagious.
Trendy yet conservative yellow attire of any kind. Yellow trimmed or colored masquerade mask as a prop.
Ancient Artifacts Dealer
Carey Coral is the eccentric ancient artifacts dealer from England. Carey travels to remote spots around the globe to find exotic items and sells them at local auctions. Due to worldly travels, Carey knows a bit about everything. Carey has recently moved to Bloodworth Falls and is not afraid to say it was a big mistake.
Trendy yet conservative coral/salmon attire of any kind. Coral/salmon trimmed or colored masquerade mask as a prop.
Dr. Brin Mint is the outrageous plastic surgeon from Bloodworth Falls. Brin will give you a free treatment plan for your face – without a request for one. This can be off-putting to most people, so this doc doesn’t have many true friends. Nevertheless, Dr. Mint’s appointment book is filled for months in advance.
Costume Suggestions: Trendy yet conservative mint colored attire of any kind. Mint trimmed or colored masquerade mask as a prop.