Sherlock Holmes & The West End Horror: A Live Radio Play
By Anthony Dodge & Marcia Milgrom Dodge adapted from the novel “The West End Horror” by Nicholas Meyer
DatesAugust 16 & 17 at 7pm
DurationApprox. 100 Minutes (Incl 15 min intermission)
Come experience a classic story in a classic way
Sherlock Holmes & The West End Horror, a mystery by Anthony Dodge & Marcia Milgrom Dodge adapted from the novel The West End Horror by Nicholas Meyer is about a despicable theatre critic has been murdered, and Holmes and Watson are soon visited by George Bernard Shaw, an aspiring Irish playwright who entices Holmes to take the case. As they cross swords with the most famous literary luminaries of the day — Oscar Wilde, Gilbert & Sullivan, Henry Irving, Bram Stoker, and a young H.G. Wells, Holmes and Watson come face to face with their own celebrity as they pursue the killer in this rollickingly funny whodunit. Come see classic Sherlock Holmes done as a live radio play!
More information on the show, auditions and ticket sales coming soon!
THE POST-MODERN GALLIMAUFRY KEEPS YOU LAUGHING… THIS IS A FUNNY PLAY, BUT MORE OF A LOVING PASTICHE THAN A SLASHING SATIRE…ANTHONY DODGE AND MARCIA MILGROM DODGE CLEARLY KNOW AND LOVE THEIR SHERLOCK HOLMES. AND WHILE YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE AN ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE ADDICT TO ENJOY THIS PLAY, IT’S A FAIR DEDUCTION THAT IT HELPS. SHERLOCKIANS SHOULD GET A KICK OUT OF THIS.
If you’ve never experienced a live radio play you are in for a treat. This show is a throwback to the days of old where stories only came from the radio. This show isn’t all about the stage, costumes, set, etc. It is all about the voice and the story. Come enjoy live music and sound effects that will set the stage. You won’t want to miss this classic story told in a brand-new, classic way.
Sherlock Holmes & The West End Horror Credits
Produced by special arrangement with Playscripts, Inc.