Sherlock by Wireless: A Classic Radio Mystery

An original radio script by Edith Meiser,
Denis Green and Anthony Boucher
Edited and adapted for live performance
by John C Sherwood.

Performers will re-create a radio studio with live sound effects; peforming three classic Sherlock Holmes broadcasts from 1945, originally starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. The radio dramas to be re-created are Death of an Adventuress, Murder in the Casbah and A Scandal in Bohemia one of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s greatest stories, which features the classic character of Irene Adler.

Directed by Bill VanGorder.
Stage Manager Esther VanGorder.
Sound effects led by Josh Law

The rehearsal period and run will be less intensive than our usual plays since most of the script is read by the performers and their are only three performances on one weekend “live on stage” in TAG's Gratwick Hall April 30, May 1 and May 2nd 2020.

Audition Dates:

Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Pond Playhouse,
6 Parkhill Rd. (off the Purcell’s Cove Rd. just past the frog pond, #15 Bus route)

Performance Dates:

April 30 - May 2, 2020


3 Female 5 Male - ages 21 - 80+

Audition Requirements:

Readings will be provided from the script. No appointments necessary. 
For further information, contact the Director,

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