Holmes & Watson (play 2018 at Alley Theatre)

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
Holmes & Watson (2018)

Holmes & Watson is an American play, written by Jeffrey Hatcher and directed by Mark Shanahan, performed at the Hubbard main stage of the Alley Theatre (Houston, TX, USA) from 22 june to 22 july 2018, starring 3 patients of an asylum pretending to be Sherlock Holmes. 1h25 (no intermission)

Three years after the mysterious death of Sherlock Holmes off Reichenbach Falls, Dr. John H. Watson receives a telegram that suggests his old friend may still be alive. The mysterious wire was sent from a doctor who states that three patients in his asylum's care have each claimed to be the late Sherlock Holmes. Watson embarks on a journey to disprove these claims.




© Photos : Christopher Diaz, Lynn Lane.



  • Director : Mark Shanahan
  • Playwright : Jeffrey Hatcher
  • Scenic Design : Jim Youmans
  • Costume Design : David C. Woolard
  • Lighting Design : Rui Rita
  • Sound Design : David Budries
  • Dialect, Voice and Text Coach : Pamela Prather
  • Stage Manager : Kristen Larson
  • Assistant Stage Manager : Emily Bohannan
  • New York Casting : Stewart/Whitley