SUNDAY 10TH JUNE
Where: Dolphin Theatre, 12 Spring St, Onehunga
Ludwig transforms Doyle’s classic The Hound of the Baskervilles into an hilarious comedy. The male heirs of the Baskerville line are being dispatched one by one. Five actors deftly portray more than forty characters as Holmes and Watson brave the desolate moors to save the newest heir. Can our heroes discover the truth in time? See how far from elementary the truth can be.
SHERLOCK HOLMES - Sherlock is his customary self in this play. Witty, acerbic, and really, really smart. Age open.
DR WATSON - Dr Watson is the chronicler of Sherlock’s stories and his helper for all his endeavours. Sherlock’s great friend and admirer. Age open.
OTHER CHARACTERS: Dr Mortimer, Baron Scarpa, Man With Black Beard, Lucy, Milker, Castilian Desk Clerk, Train Conductor, Trap Driver, Barrymore, Stapleton, Victor, Dr McCann, Country Farmer, Sir John Falstaff, Sir Charles Baskerville, Daisy, Sir Hugo Baskerville, Bradley the Tobacconist, Sir Henry Baskerville, Wilson, Inspector Lestrade, Mrs Hudson, Maiden, Shepherderss, Floria Tosca, Cartwright, German Maid, Mrs Clayton, Mrs Barrymore, Miss Stapleton, Nurse Malloy, Winnie, Nurse MacKenzie and last but not least Laura Lyons.
These characters are played by 2 men and 1 woman. All ages open.