A frustrated novelist insults his estranged wife until she snaps and shoots him.  But where did the corpse go?  Deadly games are afoot as the tables constantly turn for both victims and killers, in Players Workshop’s upcoming stage production of Murder by the Book, a mystery-thriller by Duncan Greenwood and Robert King, which runs at the Workshop at 1431 Grove St., Burlington, on March 24-25, 30-31, and April 1 at 7:30 p.m., and on March 26 and April 2 at 2:00 p.m. For more information on the play contact the Workshop at 319-753-6623, go to, or check the Players Workshop Facebook page.

Murder by the Book is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals Publishing; Players Workshop is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization.