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Friday Apr 18 | Palo Alto Weekly

Sherlock goes sidesplitting

Barrymore greets Baskerville and Watson in TheatreWorks' comedy sendup of the Sherlock Holmes story, "The Hound of the Baskervilles."

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Related Topix: Baskervilles, Vocal, Theater, Arts

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Washington Times

Book Review: 'The Remedy'

THE REMEDY: ROBERT KOCH, ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE, AND THE QUEST TO CURE TUBERCULOSIS By Thomas Goetz Gotham Books, $27, 289 pages, illustrated If almost everyone knows Arthur Conan Doyle as the creator of Sherlock Holmes, few remember today that he was actually a medical practitioner, even though his training and experience permeate the stories.

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Related Topix: Vocal, Journalism

Wed Apr 16, 2014

TheDailyBeast.com

Connecting TB and Sherlock Holmes

Tuberculosis was once a death sentence. Doctors could do little to treat it, and almost nothing was known of its spread.

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Related Topix: Vocal

Mon Apr 14, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Dallas Theater Center to Present Sherlock Holmes: the Final...

Dallas Theater Center brings the world's greatest detective to the stage in Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure, written by Steven Dietz and directed by DTC Artistic Director Kevin Moriarty .

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Related Topix: Sherlock Holmes, Theater, Arts, Vocal

Fri Apr 11, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Court Theatre Presents the Hound of the Baskervilles, Now thru May 17

The Court Theatre is proud to announce their production of The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle , adapted by Steven Canny and John Nichols on.

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Related Topix: Baskervilles, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Vocal

Thu Apr 10, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Sherlock Holmes: the Final Adventure Comes to Coronado Playhouse, Now thru 5/18

The world's greatest detective is back in a classic adventure that will keep you on the edge of your seat in SHERLOCK HOLMES: The Final Adventure at the Coronado Playhouse today, April 11-May 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: Coronado, CA, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Vocal, Libraries, Arts, Literature

Surrey Advertiser

Sherlock Holmes creator's former Hindhead home 'saved'

Sherlock Holmes fans are celebrating after it was announced that Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's former Hindhead home has been "saved".

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Related Topix: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Vocal, Baskervilles

Lexington Herald-Leader

'The Remedy' explains how quest to cure tuberculosis also led to creation of Sherlock Holmes

Germs and detectives might not seem like they're connected. But their link, as a certain fictitious sleuth might say, is elementary.

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Related Topix: Vocal

Wed Apr 09, 2014

SFGate

'The Hound of the Baskervilles' review: Old dog, new tricks

Dr. Mortimer brings a case to Sherlock Holmes and Watson . Photo: Tracy Martin The Hound of the Baskervilles: Comedy.

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Related Topix: Baskervilles, Vocal, Mountain View, CA

Radio Times

Moriarty to return in new Sherlock Holmes novel

Author and TV writer Anthony Horowitz chose The London Book Fair to announce the title of his second Sherlock Holmes novel a follow up to his 2011 novel, The House of Silk, which was authorised by the Arthur Conan Doyle estate.

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Related Topix: Vocal, Andrew Scott

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Wall Street Journal

The Case of the Phantom Cure

Hungry for exposure, in 1890 the creator of Sherlock Holmes traveled to Berlin to write about a much-hyped cure for tuberculosis.

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Related Topix: Vocal, Opinion

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Scientific American

Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Pointless Universe

Every week, hockey-playing science writer John Horgan takes a puckish, provocative look at breaking science.

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Related Topix: Stevens Institute of Technology, Vocal

Contra Costa Times

Review: 'Hound of the Baskervilles' spoofs Sherlock Holmes classic

Shrouded in fog, lashed by bitter winds, the gloomy expanse of the Devonshire moors is home to an unexpected mashup of high jinks and dread in the "The Hound of the Baskervilles."

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Related Topix: Baskervilles, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Vocal

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Capital Weekly

Who is the better Sherlock?

I am not a big fan of mysteries and police procedural shows. For me, that genre has become formulaic and dull: find dead body, question a bunch of emotional characters, reveal bad guy.

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Related Topix: Sherlock, Entertainment, Television, Drama, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Vocal

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

Mountain View: Parody of Sherlock Holmes classic is barking up the right tree

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Hound of the Baskervilles starts out with a nobleman's mysterious death, a phantom killer dog and a family curse.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Mountain View, CA, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Vocal, Baskervilles, Theater, Arts

Chemistry World

Dibromoindigo

Sherlock Holmes was partial to the colour purple. In one of his famous stories, Arthur Conan Doyle has him 'lounging upon the sofa in a purple dressing-gown'.

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Related Topix: Vocal, Chemistry, Science

American Thinker

A curious incident did not happen at the White House

In the Sir Arthur Conan Doyle story, Silver Blaze, the incomparable Sherlock Holmes once solved a crime and a murder by noticing what did not happen.

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Related Topix: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Vocal

Tue Apr 01, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

TheatreWorks Presents Spoof of Hound of the Baskervilles, Now thru 4/27

TheatreWorks, the nationally acclaimed theatre of Silicon Valley, presents the laugh-a-second send-up of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 's brilliant Sherlock Holmes mystery, adapted by Stephen Canny and John Nichols on.

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Related Topix: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Vocal

BroadwayWorld.com

Coronado Playhouse to Present Sherlock Holmes: the Final Adventure, 4/11-5/18

The world's greatest detective is back in a classic adventure that will keep you on the edge of your seat in SHERLOCK HOLMES: The Final Adventure at the Coronado Playhouse April 11-May 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: Coronado, CA, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Vocal, Libraries, Theater, Arts

Sun Mar 30, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Sherlock Holmes Society to meet April 25 at Madeline's in Bound Brook

The next meeting of The Red-Headed League of Jersey, a local Sherlock Holmes society, will be held Friday, April 25, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Madeline's at 518 Vosseller Ave. New members and guests are welcome.

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Related Topix: Sherlock Holmes, Bound Brook, NJ, Vocal, Metuchen, NJ, Skillman, NJ, Middlesex, NJ

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