Sherlock Holmes and the 1st Baker Street Irregular

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
Sherlock Holmes and the 1st Baker Street Irregular (2019)

Sherlock Holmes and the 1st Baker Street Irregular is an American play, written by Brian Guehring and directed by Beth Barnard, performed by The Baker Street Players at the Baker Street West Theatre (Jackson, CA, USA) from 24 may to 16 june 2019, starring Rob Ashton as Sherlock Holmes and Joe Svec as Dr. Watson.

On a dare from fellow street urchins, Wiggins pickpockets a strange old man who turns out to be Sherlock Holmes in disguise who has managed to pickpocket a ring from Wiggins. When Wiggins goes to 221b Baker Street to retrieve the ring, she is shocked to find out how much Holmes knows about her based on a quick observation. After Wiggins sees Holmes use the ring to solve a case, Wiggins proposes to work as his assistant. Wiggins and Holmes must learn to trust each other as Wiggins and her group of street urchins help him solve two dangerous mysteries: The Red-Headed League (1891) and The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle (1892).


© Photos : Steve Farrell.



  • Director : Beth Barnard
  • Playwright : Brian Guehring
  • Producers : Linda and Wolf Hein
  • Costumer : Linda Hein
  • Stage Manager : Debra Brown
  • Stage Crew : Makayla Balash, Deb Tenney, Gysselle Bibiano
  • Lighting Design : Roger Fugere
  • Sound Design : Roger Fugere, Don Mitchell, Dave Vasquez
  • Original Score : Dave Vasquez
  • Photographer : Steve Farrell