"Anyone who enjoys the silliness of 1950's Dick Tracy comics, or the comic bumbling of an Inspector Clouseau, will enjoy the shenanigans of Dick Piston's adventures." ---Daily Herald Tribune
The Dick Piston plays are short comic murder-mysteries suitable for late-night theatre.
Each play is written in 10-minute "episodes", and each episode has a cliff-hanger ending.
Larry and the Werewolf
(21 episodes - 210 minutes)
The original Dick Piston epic! The investigation of a routine hotel suicide puts Dick Piston on the trail of a were-suspect.
The Death of Dick Piston - [a sequel to "Larry and the Werewolf"]
(6 episodes - 60 minutes) The werewolf is on the loose again, but first Piston has to solve his own murder!
Revenge of the Infinite Centurion - [the conclusion to the "Larry and the Werewolf" saga]
(6 episodes - 60 minutes) Can Dick Piston prevent 2000 years of murder and intrigue from ruining Larry Fingers' wedding? ...Probably not.
For the Love of Helga - [the real conclusion to the "Larry and the Werewolf" saga]
(6 episodes - 60 minutes) The ghosts are piling up as Dick Piston races to solve the Crime of the Century. The First Century!
(9 episodes - 90 minutes)
Cast: 3m 2f Piston has a new case when the hotel is infiltrated by Czech jewel thieves and French porn stars.
(7 episodes - 70 minutes)
Cast: 1m 2f It's convention season at the Lakeview Hotel and Dick Piston goes after killer clones and topless co-eds
run amuck at a genetics symposium.
Murder By Midnight
(1 episode - 10 minutes)
Cast: 2m 1f Piston's job is on the line when he has only 10 minutes to solve a brutal murder before quitting time.
(2 episodes - 20 minutes)
Cast: 4m 2f Retirement doesn't come easy for Dick Piston, as the ghost of his first botched case follows him to a sleepy little bed-and-breakfast where he's gone to escape the big city.