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  1. PCT opens season with Sherlock Holmes mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Pittsburg Community Theatre opens its first show of the season this week with "The Hound of Baskervilles," the classic Sherlock Holmes tale by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. After a successful season at the theater last year, the 41-year-old acting troupe has been asked to return for another run of performances, including an additional bonus show, at the historic California Theatre.


  2. Ar OpinionS&P Makes Me MadRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... the main characters and the worlds their talented authors have created for them. So I open another book. Arthur Conan Doyle is to blame for my addiction. Back then I was a shy and observant middle-school child for whom the world of family, school ...


  3. Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments review: New gritty take; same classic witRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    Sherlock Holmes , the most brilliant detective in English literature, has enjoyed a renaissance of interpretations lately, that thankfully go beyond the usual parody of "Elementary, my dear Watson." From the modern-day depiction by acclaimed writer Steven Moffat , to the Hollywood films starring Robert Downey Jr. , and even the televised crime drama on CBS , Holmes has come a long way since Sir Arthur Conan Doyle penned his first case.


  4. REVIEW: Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & PunishmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | ActionTrip

    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's eccentric detective, Sherlock Holmes, seems to be all the rage these days. There have been two popular movies starring Robert Downey, Jr., a TV series on BBC, and another American TV show.


  5. Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments review: The definitive Sherlock adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | PC World

    ... of murders, a train disappearance, the theft of some plants- Crimes and Punishments acts much like one of Arthur Conan Doyle's anthologies, throwing the player into a variety of cases that are unrelated save for the fact that Sherlock Holmes and ...


  6. Calling All Sherlock Holmes EnthusiastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    Dr. Aaron Pan, Executive Director of the Discovery Center says, "It is a great exhibit where people try and solve a murder mystery and so they'll actually go through differnet sets." There are 8 different sets or chapters, and are based on an unpublished book by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.


  7. Sherlock Holmes Society to meet Oct. 17 in Bound BrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Jersey Journal

    ... society. Members share a common interest in the consulting detective created in the 1880s by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Like many of the societies affiliated with the BSI, the organization takes its name from one of the 56 short stories and four novels ...


  8. The real-life Sherlock HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Boing Boing

    Sherlock Holmes was based on a real man, a physician who trained Arthur Conan Doyle at the University of Edinburgh. During his medical lectures, Joseph Bell regularly astonished his students with insights into his patients' lives and characters.


  9. 12 Fascinating Indie and Lower-Profile Games to Watch This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Time

    ... for a chance to peek at the game in the throes of development, absent some of its release features. Arthur Conan Doyle meets Dostoyevsky, figuratively speaking, in this latest Sherlock Holmes-ian meta-fictive mashup from Focus Home Interactive. It's ...


  10. Mystery Of Arthur Conan Doyle's Missing Draft Solved At LastRead the original story

    Sunday | Book trade news from Book2book

    Is the Austrian baron Adelbert Gruner really a murderer as well as a remorseless philanderer, as Sherlock Holmes suspects? Fans of the great detective will be able to find out by reading Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's original version of the late Holmes story The Adventure of the Illustrious Client when his manuscript is displayed for the first time, in a major new exhibition opening next month at the Museum of London. Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just 3 a month.


  11. Arthur Conan Doyle's original 'illustrious client' manuscript to be featured in London exhibitionRead the original story

    Sunday |

    The original manuscript of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's the late Holmes story "The Adventure of the Illustrious Client" will be displayed at a major new exhibition opening next month at the Museum of London. Fans will finally be able to find out the true identity of the "illustrious client" of the title, the man who comes to ask Dr Watson and Holmes for discreet help, which was famously never revealed, the Guardian reported.


  12. Discovery Center to open new ice-age, Sherlock exhibitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 |

    ... and a giant armadillo. In the East Wing, visitors will help the famed detective, a creation of author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, figure out a Victorian-era crime in an exhibition that runs through Jan. 11. "Basically, you become the consulting ...


  13. Last of the Independents: Two mysteries in oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 |

    ... at Coquitlam College. He says he teaches a course on crime fiction, which runs from classics like Arthur Conan Doyle up to contemporary writers like Walter Mosely and Qiu Xiaolong. Most of his teaching is with students from Asia trying to meet their ...


  14. Review: Utah Shakespeare Festival serves up a suspenseful, entertaining 'Sherlock Holmes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Cedar City a In 1899, Arthur Conan Doyle decided to kill Sherlock Holmes. Keeping the ingenious detective stocked with adventures was consuming all his time.


  15. The best Christmas markets in the South of England for 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2013 |

    ... stage show. This year's event will also have a special focus on Sherlock Holmes, as the author, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, lived for a period in Portsmouth. Victorian Festival of Christmas, Portsmouth's Historic Dockyard, 29 Nov - 1 Dec, adult 15, ...


  16. The Minstrel Players Present the Long Island Premier of Ken...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 |

    ... for his Holmes/Gillette portrayals and was most recently seen in the short play, "Checkmate", as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous sleuth. The 'World Class' crew is rounded out with Robert Cashman Technical Director, Debbie Palen House Manager, Laura ...


  17. Sherlock Holmes Launch Trailer Shows Detective's Famous SkillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Playstation.Blog

    Hi PlayStation.Blog readers, Olga here from Frogwares! As we are nearing launch, we would like to introduce our launch trailer for Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments coming to PS4 and PS3 on September 30th. Get ready to be taken on a journey through Holmes' famous skills! It's now your turn to truly become Sherlock Holmes and lead your own investigation - actually, your investigations - as 6 captivating cases await you! Murders, disappearances, spectacular thefts, and other investigations will bring you to the cutting edge of the detective genre and these cases will be the bread and butter of this game, written in the pure tradition of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's novels.


  18. The Minstrel Players Present The Long Island Premier of Ken Ludwig's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 |

    ... for his Holmes/Gillette portrayals and was most recently seen in the short play, "Checkmate", as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous sleuth. The 'World Class' crew is rounded out with Robert Cashman - Technical Director, Debbie Palen - House Manager, ...


  19. "Free Sherlock" Litigation Raises Specter of Antitrust...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | JD Supra

    Leslie Klinger, noted Sherlock Holmes scholar and lawyer, has waged a nearly all-out legal offensive against the Estate of Arthur Conan Doyle over the Estate's assertion of a copyright in connection with certain works featuring the iconic Sherlock Holmes. The lawsuit has been a media darlingreports have appeared in outlets such as Businessweek , The Hollywood Reporter , Reuters , and The New York Times with the press often emphasizing the David-and-Goliath-like aspects of the litigation.


  20. Tune in Tonight: File 'Ncis: New Orleans' and 'Forever' under genericRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Cape Cod Times

    ... could blame Jerry Bruckheimer ("CSI," ''NCIS"), but the phenomenon dates back to Agatha Christie, if not Arthur Conan Doyle. People can't get enough of their "NCIS." New episodes attract audiences on the order of 20 million. It runs incessantly on ...