The game's afoot and the legendary friendship of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson is born, as they face a quartet of the most confounding crimes to ever cross the threshold of 221B Baker Street. Discover the truth about the surprising secret within an abandoned Christmas goose; the meaning of a coded message from an organization obsessed with the past; the danger that sends a family playing cards to madness; and the web of conspiracy surrounding a governess in an isolated country house. Based on four classic short stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a thrilling reminder of why Sherlock Holmes remains eternal.To perform one of the stories as an individual one-act, click on its title below:
To produce an individual story as a one-act, see Appendix for approved cuttings.
- 90 - 100 minutes
- 4 f, 6 m (8-26 actors possible: 3-14 f, 5-20 m)
- Set: Two flexible playing areas, suggesting various locations with minimal furniture.
- Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-68069-984-5