Full Length Play
Adaptations (Literature), Mystery/Thriller, Period
120 minutes (2 hours)
Time Period - Victorian (British and American)
Settings Of Play - London; 1891.
FEATURES / CONTAINS
Unit Set/Multiple Settings
Adult, Senior, Teen (Age 14 - 18)
High School/Secondary, College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Professional Theatre, Reader's Theatre, Large Stage
RECOGNITION / AWARDS
From West End
Incriminating letters written by a young European prince to the English girl he betrayed are in the hands of the dead girl's sister. She is in the clutches of a nefarious man. All this and Moriarty and Dr. Watson too.
"A prime evening of entertainment." - New York Daily News
"Constant stage magic to delight the audience." - Women's Wear Daily
"A theatrical triumph...one of the jolliest treats of the season." - Christian Science Monitor
"The most enjoyable show in town...a great evening in the theater. I might find it difficult to like someone who did not love it." - The New York Times
Sherlock Holmes was first presented by the Royal Shakespeare Company in London. It was directed by Frank Dunlop.