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Bring your team together for a murder mystery dinner party!

December 21, 2022

Bring your team together for a murder mystery dinner party!

December 21, 2022

A dinner party can be a fun event for your team. This is especially true if you’re looking for something new and exciting. It’s a great way to get everyone together, but it can also be an opportunity for some members to bond over a meal and conversation. With that in mind, why not bring your team together for a murder mystery dinner party? By getting everyone together in one room, you’ll see who wants to reach their full potential as a team!

There’s something about a murder mystery dinner party that makes everyone want to get dressed up, put on a mask, and play detective. The best part is that the whole thing is over a great meal and plays out over a fun night of entertainment. They’re a great way to get your team members together and start taking advantage of each other’s talents.

What’s a better time than now to get your team together for a murder mystery dinner party? With so many ways to make it fun, from costumes to props and from games to food, there’s no reason why you can’t have the best time ever at your next team gathering!

Ditch the awkward team-building workshops and host a murder mystery dinner party!

Team-building workshops are fine, but they’re not the same as a murder mystery dinner party.

Murder mysteries create an environment of suspense and intrigue. Teams have to rely on each other to solve the case while at the same time trying to figure out who the killer is. The best part about hosting a murder mystery dinner party is that it’s the perfect way to bring everyone together—all while having fun!

Hosting a murder mystery dinner party will help your team:


  • Release their inhibitions. When you host a murder mystery dinner party, you have fun with your team and release their inhibitions. Murder mystery dinner parties help teams get more comfortable with one another and talk about their feelings openly. This can be especially useful if team members have any issues or disagreements.
  • Have fun with each other. If you want your team members to enjoy working together, hosting a murder mystery dinner party is the best way. You can set up some activities for them, such as dancing, going on a treasure hunt around the office premises, or even playing games together like charades or board games! This will help them get closer and bond better with each other, which will result in better communication within your team!
  • Build their communication skills. By breaking down barriers between departments and offices, you’ll build stronger relationships within your organization and help people learn how to communicate better with each other — mainly if sensitive topics are being discussed!
  • Laugh together. The best way to feel more connected to your team is to laugh together about something funny. But it’s not easy to laugh when you’re working on something stressful or essential, so hosting a murder mystery dinner party will help your team break through that barrier and make it easier for them to laugh together and solve problems.
  • Solve problems together. Murder mysteries offer great opportunities for team-building exercises because they challenge everyone involved to solve problems together as part of an investigation that leads them closer and closer to uncovering the murderer’s identity before everyone gets killed off!


Hosting a murder mystery dinner party can be a highly effective team-building activity. With the right amount of preparation and coordination, your team will have an unforgettable night while you meet your team-building goals. Perhaps best of all, you’ll have years of memories from the wacky costumes, hilarious dialogue, and engaging storylines. If you decide to plan a murder mystery party for your next team-building event, we guarantee you won’t regret it!

Top murder mystery games for the team.

Choose from a variety of murder mystery shows designed to promote and facilitate high levels of engagement, trust, collaboration, problem-solving, leadership, and not to mention, laughs and fun! You may discover latent potential and unknown talents in each team member, which can be leveraged in the workplace to benefit all!

Some of our top choices for your next murder mystery dinner party are:

  • The Ryan Case 1873 is our #1 pick for corporate team building and is set in 19th century NYC at the infamous Five Points (unsolved crime).
  • Mean Queens is a true crime podcast brought to life and set in Brookville University on Halloween night.
  • Murder in La La Land, set in the Golden Age of Hollywood, this show stars iconic celebrities from cinematic history and unveils the dark illusions of show business.

Your team members will be sure to have an incredible time hanging out with each other to try to solve tricky clues and interact with our fantastic cast members!

Plan the best night ever with Live in Theater!

The best parties are the ones you don’t have to think about—the ones when everyone is having a good time and doesn’t think about the issues and escalations to resolve at work. So, if you want to throw a great murder mystery dinner party, consider doing it with Live In Theater!

Live In Theater offers team-building online exercises through murder mystery theatre, which helps teams connect positively. Participating in virtual team-building activities with Live In Theater helps even the most remote teams develop rapport and a lasting connection. The relationships which develop among team members bring physically distant co-workers together in a unique and lasting way. 

We would love to host your next murder mystery dinner party! Look at our website for more Live In Theater offerings, and book your corporate team-building activity today! 

If you have an idea for a virtual team-building activity and need help finding it on our website, contact us to find the right show for you and your team. We are excited about your murder mystery dinner part experience!

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