He’s the world’s most famous detective – and in the 125 years since he first appeared in print in A Study in Scarlet by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes has become known and beloved by millions of fans all over the world.
Whether you’re a fan of the classic Holmes stories or one of the newer big- and small-screen versions, we invite you to join us for this exciting live play-reading series, held in a beautiful private concert hall venue in the Brentwood area of Los Angeles.
Each reading helps support a Sherlockian cause.
To hear more, please contact us.
Mystery Lit: Holmes, Sherlock and The Consulting Detective
Sunday August 2, 2015 – 2:00 p.m.
BOOK YOUR TICKETS AT THIS LINK
Holmes, Sherlock and the Consulting Detective
by Jonathan Josephson
Directed by Charlie Mount
A mash-up of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s “A Scandal in Bohemia,” “The Red-Headed League,” and “The Adventure of the Copper Beeches”
Get tickets here or call 323-332-2065.
Capacity is limited to just 60!
Enhanced Staged Reading at Contrapuntal Performance Hall
Staged in a private home in the Brentwood area.
The final address will be emailed to ticket buyers only.
Allow time for street parking.
It’s a Sherlock Holmes play times three! Follow three different versions of Doyle’s iconic Baker Street detective through a literary labyrinth of clues and misdirection in a script-in-hand performance featuring Sherlockian mainstays, new characters, and a host of theatrical surprises. Presented by Unbound Productions, this performance will appeal to young audiences, theatre lovers and Sherlock super-fans alike.
Members – check your email on July 13 for a $5 discount code
Recommended for ages 12 and up.
(in order of appearance)
Andrew Thacher: SHERLOCK
Chairman Barnes: THE CONSULTING DETECTIVE
Joe Camareno: DR. JOHN WATSON
John T. Cogan: COUNT VON KRAMM/KING WILHELM
Richard Large: JABEZ WILSON
Jennifer Chun: CLARA HUGGINS
Mark Ostrander: DARREN, THE DOCTOR
Laura Napoli: IRENE ADLER
Michael Prichard: ALISTAIR MERRYWEATHER
Jessica Perry: STAGE DIRECTIONS
Christine Cover-Ferro: COSTUME DESIGNER
Heidi Marie: STAGE MANAGER
ABOUT SHERLOCK HOLMES
Sherlock Holmes in Brentwood is a live play reading series that is produced by Bonnie MacBird at the Contrapuntal Performance Hall in Brentwood. Previous readings have included an introduction by noted Sherlockian Leslie S. Klinger, author of the authoritative New Annotated Sherlock Holmes, and feature music especially written for the series by award-winning composer Ryan Johnson(Watson, Stoneface, HitRECord Fall Formal). The first season included readings of Conan Doyle’s rarely seen original adaptation of his own story The Speckled Band. Future productions will include Jeremy Paul’s acclaimed The Secret of Sherlock Holmes and a musical Sherlock Holmes evening. Other readings are in the planning stages – we aim to surprise and delight you with a variety of Sherlockian experiences
SHERLOCK HOLMES IN BRENTWOOD
A Live Play-Reading Series in Los Angeles
Produced by Bonnie MacBird