Sherlock Holmes and the Sapphire Night
From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
Sherlock Holmes and the Sapphire Night is an American show to be performed by the Cirqularity Circus Company at the Educational Center for the Arts (New Haven, CT, USA) on 10 and 11 february 2017 (3 performances), starring Meghan Magner as Sherlock Holmes and Azkadelia Victorious Hattress as Dr. Watson.
The show is a hybrid work of traditional theater and contemporary circus, featuring a predominantly female cast — including Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson. They unravel the mystery of six missing young women and their connection with an enigmatic, star-gazing cult. The production describe the show as an exploration of feminism and femininity, and of the responsibility of power through the physicality of circus performance. The show features Spanish web, Chinese pole, aerial silks, lyra, contortion, hand balancing, diabolo, acrobatics, etc.
- Sherlock Holmes : Meghan Magner
- Dr. Watson : Azkadelia Victorious Hattress
- ? : Jillian Marchenko
- ? : Sarah Jane
- ? : Bri Lachapelle
- ? : Kalena Trow
- ? : Liz Cowell
- ? : Allison McDermott
- ? : Eliannah Hunderfund
- ? : Nicholas Segelka