The Crucifer of Blood (play 1980 with Charles Downing)

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia

The Crucifer of Blood is an American play written by Paul Giovanni and directed by Tony Adase, performed at the Edison Valley Playhouse (Edison, NJ, USA) from 7 to 9 november 1980 (3 performances), starring Charles Downing as Sherlock Holmes and Ronald Platt as Dr. Watson.

The play is an adaptation of Arthur Conan Doyle's novel : The Sign of Four (1890).



  • Director : Tony Adase
  • Playwright : Paul Giovanni
  • Producer  : Tony Adase
  • Production Manager : Sandy Adase
  • Lighting Design : Gary Smoke, Tom Wolke
  • Set Design : John Bundy
  • Costumes : Nancy Essler
  • Sound : Gary Smoke