Morgenstern Troupe

The Morgenstern Troupe series is a historical murder mystery based heavily on the true stories and superstitions that surround William Shakespeare's plays. To date, only the first book has been written. Malediction: The Cursed Play launched in 2018; a sequel is scheduled for 2026. 

In Malediction, a group of actors attempt to perform a famous play, which has never been performed without a member of the cast dying.