The Crucifer of Blood (play 1980 with Richard Grossheim)

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia

The Crucifer of Blood is an American play written by Paul Giovanni and directed by Peter Strader, performed at The Players of Sarasota (Sarasota, FL, USA) from 9 to 18 may 1980, starring Richard Grossheim as Sherlock Holmes and Sam McDowell as Dr. Watson.

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



  • Director : Peter Strader
  • Playwright : Paul Giovanni
  • Technical Design : Katharine H. Pratt
  • Scenery : Peter Strader
  • Costumes : Peter Strader
  • Lighting : Peter Strader