Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure (play 2014)

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure (2014)

Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure is an American play, written by Steven Dietz and directed by J. R. Sullivan, performed during the Utah Shakespeare Festival at the Randall L. Jones Theatre (Cedar City, UT, USA) from 18 september to 18 october 2014, starring J. Todd Adams as Sherlock Holmes and Brian Vaughn as Dr. Watson.

The world's greatest detective has seemingly reached the end of his remarkable career when a case presents itself that is too tempting to ignore: The King of Bohemia is about to be blackmailed by a notorious photograph, and the woman at the heart of this crime is the famous opera singer, Irene Adler. With Doctor Watson at his side, Sherlock Holmes pursues the case. which leads to the lair of a longtime adversary.

The play is a mix between William Gillette's play (1899) and Arthur Conan Doyle's short story A Scandal in Bohemia (1891).


© Photos : Karl Hugh.



  • Director : J. R. Sullivan
  • Playwright : Steven Dietz
  • Set : Jo Winiarski
  • Costume Design : Rachel Laritz
  • Music : Barry Funderburg