Farce, Mystery/Thriller, Parody / Spoof
Time Period - Present Day
Settings Of Play - The living room of the Grewsome-Smith home, London.
FEATURES / CONTAINS
Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Dinner Theatre
When J. Grewsome-Smith, a wealty bachelor, is murdered at the curtain's open, it's up to the great Chesterton and his trusty sidekick Dobson to solve the crime. This delightful comedic mystery is easily staged and sure to earn a laugh. Fans of Sherlock Holmes will especially appreciate the star detective's deductive methods.
The Mystery of the Silver-Backed Hairbrush was first presented by the Tokyo Women's Club in the auditorium of the Y.W.C.A. in Tokyo, Japan and was directed by the Burton Crane.