Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre

Already highly ranked on TripAdvisor's list of Charleston attractions, this new theatre is the place to go for a good time for couples, friends, and families. The Black Fedora produces live theatre in a cozy setting, featuring clean comic whodunit shows, volunteer audience participation, and a la carte appetizers, desserts, and drinks.  A recent guest said, "We were trying to think of a fun evening for our last night in Charleston and thought we'd try the Black Fedora. What a great time. The actors got the audience involved and we all hammed it up. Lots of laughs, a truly funny script, and a welcoming atmosphere. Put this on your list when visiting Charleston."



164 Church St. Charleston, SC  20401



(843) 937-6453


Upcoming Shows for Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre

Start Date: Oct 3 2017 - 8:00pm

The Church Street Daughters of the Late Unpleasantness have held their monthly Garden, Gun & Gin Club since long before miniskirts, meter maids, and men wearing shorts replaced good southern decency. But now the ladies must band together to overcome the greatest pestilences to invade their hallowed hardwood halls since General Sherman and the palmetto bug. For today marks the first time the Club has ever opened the floor to men … and murder.

Start Date: Oct 5 2017 - 8:00pm

It was the Holmes family secret. A secret so dark, so disturbing that Sherlock and brother Mycroft vowed upon their father’s death it would forever be buried with the Holmes patriarch. It was the secret of … the other Holmes brother! But when murder comes to Charleston with the annual convention of hero sidekicks, it’s up to you to determine what’s what … and who’s who.

Start Date: Oct 6 2017 - 8:00pm

This time it’s personal – because the next victim might just be ... you! The Black Fedora Theatre itself is under siege by harried henchman-for-hire tasked with a simple takedown, but as mystery guest after guest becomes murder victim after victim, even they fear they will fall prey to a serial killer with a silly sense of humor before they can understand the real reason they ... or you ... are here. Featuring the roles for volunteer audience members you've come to expect and a surprise ending that will leave mystery fans ... Tickled to Death!

Start Date: Oct 7 2017 - 5:30pm

Little is as it seems in this corny comic stage caper. Your challenge will be in keeping up with the number of criminals, corpses, classic cinema references and volunteer audience cast members willing to take a crack at the craziest characters yet to come out of the theatre where the audience is the star. Play a part yourself or just sit back and try to crack the case of what's really going down before the gig is up in Heist, Heist Baby at the Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre!

Start Date: Oct 15 2017 - 7:00pm

When faced with a redneck butler, a gold-digging maid, and a devious dude, can the man who's one part Bogart, one part Holmes, and two parts Clouseau ever hope to deduce Whodunit before Whodusit again? In this classic comic whodunit, audience volunteers play all the extras.

Start Date: Nov 24 2017 - 8:30pm

A socialite's holiday party hits the skids when her cherished Maltese Fruitcake is stolen, and all clues point to a certain Jolly Old Soul who's sure to take the rap — until his old friend Inspector NoClue discovers that invited guests include members of the local chapter of the N.L.A ... Naughty List Anonymous! Featuring roles for volunteer audience actors, it's the night Inspector NoClue almost saved Christmas!

Start Date: Mar 7 2018 - 7:30pm

Ten strangers in a remote location ... all with a mysterious secret!