Sherlock Holmes and the Hooded Lance

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
Sherlock Holmes and the Hooded Lance (2017)
Julian Harries (Sherlock Holmes) and Pat Whymark (Dr. Watson) in Sherlock Holmes and the Hooded Lance (2017)

Sherlock Holmes and the Hooded Lance is a British play written by Pat Whymark & Julian Harries, performed by the Common Ground Theatre Company on 15-16 december 2017 at The Seckford Theatre (Woodbridge, UK) and toured in UK, starring Julian Harries as Sherlock Holmes and Pat Whymark as Dr. Watson.

Holmes and Watson faces their stiffest challenge yet, in the shape of the Hooded Lance, their newest and deadliest adversary, who is hell bent on spoiling everyone's Christmas and being really annoying! Can the intrepid duo save the festive season from the clutches of this dastardly demon? Can they cook his goose, or will he crush their baubles and make prize turkeys of them?




  • 15-16 december 2017 : The Seckford Theatre (Woodbridge, UK)
  • 18-20 december 2017 : The John Peel Centre (Stowmarket, UK)
  • 28-30 december 2017 : St. Mary's Hall (Walton near Felixstowe, UK)


  • 1-3 january 2018 : Jubilee Hall (Aldeburgh, UK)
  • 4 january 2018 : The Corn Hall (Diss, UK)
  • 8-13 january 2018 : New Wolsey Theatre Studio (Ipswich, UK)