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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Thu Apr 17, 2014
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.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
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.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
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 .
Fri Apr 11, 2014
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.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
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.
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".
'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.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
'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.
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.
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.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
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.
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."
Thu Apr 03, 2014
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.
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.
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'.
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.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
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.
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.
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.