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The Crucifer of Blood (play 1978)

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The Crucifer of Blood is an American play written and directed by Paul Giovanni, performed at the Studio Arena Theatre (Buffalo, NY, USA) from 6 january to 4 february 1978, starring Paxton Whitehead as Sherlock Holmes and Timothy Landfield as Dr. Watson.

Paxton Whitehead and Timothy Landfield played also The Crucifer of Blood with a different cast at the Studio Arena Theatre (New York) from 28 september 1978 to 22 april 1979.

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




  • Director : Paul Giovanni
  • Playwright : Paul Giovanni
  • Executive Producer : Neal Du Brock
  • Scenery / Costumes : Robert P. Van Nutt
  • Lighting : Robby Monk