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The Cast: 15 or more
The Set: Flexible; elaborate or simple
Approximate Length: 2 acts, 120 min

Mystery? Adventure? It's Elementary!

Based on the classic stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, this mystery adventure introduces some of literature’s most memorable characters on stage.  This dramatic production weaves together suspense, intrigue and humor as Holmes joins his new friend, Dr. John Watson, to begin their battle against crime together.

In “Sherlock Holmes: The Game’s Afoot!” , the great detective’s first meeting with Dr. John Watson and the beginning of their war on crime is revealed. Suspense, intrigue and humor are woven together in this dramatic mystery adventure.

Cast of Characters

(Ages reflect the age of the character in the show, not the age of the actor who plays them)

Sherlock Holmes – Private Consulting Detective
Dr. John H. Watson – Holmes; Friend and Chronicler
Mrs. Hudson – Baker Street Landlady
Stamford – Medical Acquaintance of Dr. Watson
Inspector Lestrade of Scotland Yard
Professor Moriarty – Criminal Mastermind and Homes’ Archenemy Messenger – Retired Naval Sergeant
Constable Gregson – Works with Lestrade
E. J. Drebber – Murder Victim
Jabez Wilson – Portly, Red-headed Pawnbroker
Vincent Spaulding – Employee of Wilson’s
Duncan Ross – League Administrator
Mr. Merryweather – Bank Director
John Hector McFarlane – A Young Lawyer
Jonas Oldacre – Architect and Builder of Norwood
Miss Lexington – Oldacre’s Housekeeper
Mrs. McFarlane – John’s Mother