John DeGaetano, writer and stage director from the San Francisco Bay Area’s imagination is captured in these five new powerful and moving Sherlock Holmes adventures in 10 Minute Plays.
Featuring a fantastic array of London based actors and derived in part from the career writings of Holmes’ long time friend Dr. Watson. Simeon Oakes stars as Sherlock Holmes, Roger Parkins as Doctor Watson, Ceejay Sargent as Mrs. Hudson and Jeffrey Mayhew as Inspector Lestrade. Also featured are Josephine Timmins, Josh Morrall, Juliet Prew and Tom Moores.
The Sherlock Holmes casebook consists of …
A Case of Revenge – Holmes himself is puzzled why a woman seeks revenge for a famous man's death... We can't tell you any more than that in this emotional 10-Minute thriller.
The Dilemma – Holmes and Watson attempt to solve a case of an absurd scheme that might explain why one of the richest men in the city does not have a penny to his name.
The Case of the Charming Three – Confusion mounts when all is not what it may seem as Holmes and Watson are called into Scotland Yard to help solve an unusual missing persons case.
The Failed Attempt – A serial killer is on the loose, after years of investigative bedlam the city residents remain on edge. It’s now up to Holmes and Watson to confront a person of interest.
The Light in the Woods – Holmes and Watson along with Inspector Lestrade attempt to resolve the disappearance of a young girl and the absurd systematic plan of revenge that might explain why.
Catch the show at the Leicester Square Theatre (2-5 Oct) and King's Head (8-12 Oct) with further details from firstname.lastname@example.org.