The Crucifer of Blood (play 1980 with Peter Donat)

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia

The Crucifer of Blood is an American play, written by Paul Giovanni and directed by David Hammond, performed at the American Conservatory Theatre (San Francisco, USA) from 9 january to 24 april 1980 (26 performances), starring Peter Donat as Sherlock Holmes and Daniel Davis as Dr. Watson.

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


  • Director : David Hammond
  • Playwright : Paul Giovanni
  • Associate Director : John Fletcher
  • Scenery : Michael Miller
  • Costumes : Cathleen Edwards
  • Lighting : Dirk Epperson
  • Sound : Alfred Tetzner