Venue Details

24 Star Starred
Sacramento Theatre Company - Mainstage Theatre
between 14th and 15th 1419 H Street Sacramento, CA 95814
1-8884STCTIX
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Russell Grindle
Dress comfortably, no need to be flashy.
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Russell Grindle
The garage across the street is easy to access, clean, and reasonable.
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Goldstar Member
Food and drink were fairly priced at the event
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Reviews & Ratings

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3 reviews
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attended May 11 2011

This was the best play I've ever seen besides Cinderella (and William Elsman and Michael Campbell played in that one also)! William played Sherlock as well as Nigel... continued

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2 reviews
5 stars
attended May 06 2011

I went to this play because my wife if a Holmes buff. We thoroughly enjoyed this high-quality production. Casting, stagecraft, seating - all excellent! It was Friday... continued

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1 review
5 stars
attended May 21 2011

The show was great! Not at bad seat in the house! Fun and a bit campy! Loved it!

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Website

http://www.sactheatre.org/Shows.html

Quotes & Highlights

For an in-depth history of how playwright Steven Dietz came to adapt this play, read this Plain Dealer article.
_Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure contains a rare instance of Holmes interacting with a potential love interest. _
William Gillette, thanks to his legendary portrayals of Holmes, is credited with helping to create the modern image of the detective.

Description

Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure

by Steven Dietz

Based on the original 1899 play by William Gillette and Arthur Conan Doyle

Directed by Michael Laun

Directed by Michael Laun, who recently directed the hilarious box office hit The Musical of Musicals (the Musical!), this production promises intrigue, adventure and even romance, not to mention one of the most iconic literary figures of all time. The play pulls fascinating characters and plot twists from two original stories: A Scandal in Bohemia and The Final Problem, and underscores the great friendship between the brilliant, if enigmatic Holmes (William Elsman) and his loyal, if doddering physician friend Dr. Watson (Michael RJ Campbell). Also starring Troy Thomas as Sherlock’s nemesis Professor Moriarty and STC’s own Michele Hillen as siren Irene Adler. “The game’s afoot!” and there is a new twist at every turn.

About the Ticket Supplier: Sacramento Theatre Company

Sacramento Theatre Company is a nationally recognized professional theatre company. As one of the oldest and largest arts institutions in the region, STC presents only the best classical and modern plays.