Last time I saw Sherlock Holmes on stage, it was the Peepolykus production of ‘Hound of the Baskervilles’ at the Duchess Theatre. I’ve just booked to see ‘Hound of the Baskervilles’ (and ‘The History Boys’) at the Greenwich Theatre.
The Hound of the Baskervilles
Mon 2 – Sun 8 July 2012
“Sell A Door Theatre Company returns to Greenwich Theatre following sell out productions of Spring Awakening and Lord of the Flies to present Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic mystery, The Hound of the Baskervilles.
After the death of his father under inexplicable circumstances, Sir Henry Baskerville returns to his family’s manor house on the lonely moors where he is confronted with the mystery of a supernatural hound hungry for revenge upon the Baskerville family. Fearing for the safety of himself and his family, he calls upon the world famous detective, Sherlock Holmes, and his ever dependable assistant, Doctor Watson, to help get to the bottom of the mystery.
Holmes agrees to take the case as it becomes apparent that Sir Henry’s life is in immediate danger. It is up to Holmes to uncover the truth behind the curse of the Baskervilles before it claims its next victim.
David Hutchinson directs this London revival of Tim Kelly’s faithful adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s terrifying thriller.”
Tickets start at £17.50 (concessions £15 – all tickets on Mon 2nd July are £10)