The Sign of Four is Conan Doyle’s epic second Sherlock Holmes tale. Crammed with adventure, romance, comedy.
Blackeyed Theatre Presents
By Nick Lane
Adapted from the novel by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Director: Nick Lane
Composer: Tristan Parkes
Designer: Victoria Spearing
Costume Designer: Naomi Gibbs
Lighting Designer: Claire Childs
Company Stage Manager: Caroline Sheard
Sherlock Holmes: Luke Barton
Dr John Watson: Joseph Derrington
Mary Morstan: Stephanie Rutherford
Thaddeus Sholto: Ru Hamilton
Dost Akbar: Christopher Glover
Jonathan Small: Zach Lee
Price: From £10
Crammed with adventure, romance, comedy and one or two rather brilliant deductions, The Sign of Four is Conan Doyle’s epic second Sherlock Holmes tale, a breathtaking yarn brought to life in a spectacular new adaptation by Nick Lane, writer of the SJT’s Christmas productions Pinocchio, A (Scarborough) Christmas Carol and Alice in Wonderland.
When Mary Morstan arrives at 221B Baker Street to request help with the mystery of her missing father, Holmes and Dr Watson enter a murky world of deception and trickery, unravelling a complex plot involving murder, corruption and stolen jewels.
Blackeyed Theatre’s world premiere combines original live music, stylish theatricality and magical storytelling for an unforgettable theatrical experience. The game’s afoot!
“Exciting and incredibly entertaining”
The Sussex Newspaper
“A glorious triumph”
“Buzzes with energy, wit and mystery”
Bury Free Press
“Cohesive, well constructed and amazingly performed”
“Will have you thrilled from beggining to end”
“A must see”
Thursday 30 May 2019, 7.30pm
Friday 31 May 2019, 7.30pm
Saturday 1 June 2019, 2.30pm
Saturday 1 June 2019, 7.30pm