На Столичномъ Небосклонѣ
From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
На Столичномъ Небосклонѣ (In the Sky of the Capital i.e. Saint Petersburg) is a Russian play in 3 acts performed at the Buff Theatre (Saint Petersburg, Russia) on 5-9 february 1907, starring Polonsky as Sherlock Holmes.
The play was a 'revue', with almost no plot but with inclusion of well-known 'types' and characters, including Sherlock Holmes. The detective appears in the 2nd act "Visiting Melpomene" (В гостях у Мельпомены).
- Sherlock Holmes : Polonsky (Полонскій)
- The rest of the cast (see image below) is not related to Conan Doyle.
- Director : A. A. Bryansky (А. A. Брянскій)
- Music Conductor : V. I. Shlachek (В. І. Шлачекъ)
- Acknowledgement: Alexander Orlov.