Orphaned at a young age, Lily Graye is taken in by her aunt and raised in the theatrical world of the Pavilion, a place where every strange whim is normal and every odd behavior encouraged. No one questions that fact that she has a secret admirer who hides in the shadows never to be seen. Then, the unbelievable happens. A rich patron makes himself known, wanting to take over not only her fledgling career, but her womanly body. Patrons are every theater girl's dream, only this one reminders her of a nightmare, as he looks like her girlhood crush come back to life.
When these two men capture not only her notice but her desires, even she, a born eccentric has to wonder if life within the Pavilion has become a little too strange.