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  1. PTE's dumbed-down Sherlock uncovers silly laughsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | CBC News

    Sherlock Holmes and his faithful assistant, Watson set out to solve a murder, which seems to involve a devilish beast, and keep the next likely victim, Sir Henry Baskerville alive in PTE's The Hound of the Baskervilles. This time out, it's The Hound of the Baskervilles , Arthur Conan Doyle's classic Holmes story given a thorough dumbing down by British playwrights Steven Canny and John Nicholson in their 2007 adaptation.

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  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 ...

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  3. Side-splitting, my dear WatsonPTE production injects famed sleuth with irreverent spoofRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    PTE production of The Hound of the Baskervilles, starring Gordon Tanner, injects the famed sleuth with irreverent spoof. You would have to be a super sleuth with a magnifying glass in hand to detect the slightest humour in The Hound of the Baskervilles, Arthur Conan Doyle's masterpiece of mystery and suspense.

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  4. Side-splitting, my dear WatsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    You would have to be a super sleuth with a magnifying glass in hand to detect the slightest humour in The Hound of the Baskervilles, Arthur Conan Doyle's masterpiece of mystery and suspense. It's a notoriously sombre piece of turn-of-the-20th-century fiction and the creepy Victorian thriller is the last story anyone would consider adaptable to the stage expressly for laughs.

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  5. Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Collection as a $0.99 Kindle ebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Boing Boing

    You can get all these Sherlock Holmes stories and novels for free, because they are in the public domain, but I was happy to pay ninety-nine cents for the convenience of this X-Ray enabled Kindle edition, which has 56 short stories and four novels by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

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  6. Where to watch the Bafta-nominated shows you've missedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Radio Times

    ... of Sherlock Holmes and John Watson (Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman) in the contemporary twist on Arthur Conan Doyle's classic: Amazon Prime Instant Video : stream series 1 and 2 at no extra cost. Add series three for .6.99 or pay 2.99 per ...

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  7. Travellers can find mysteries and spies in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Stuff.co.nz

    Sherlock Holmes: The Man Who Never Live and Who Will Never Die explores the life and times of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and the Holmes phenomena from creation to present day. London is a bustling city that showcases itself as cosmopolitan and traditional, rooted and ephemeral, often side by side.

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  8. Satyajit Ray's Feluda turns 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Rediff.com

    ... cousin ) as the detective's 'Watson'." The inclusion of a sidekick seems to indicate Ray was inspired by Arthur Conan Doyle and his Sherlock Holmes. Indeed, he was, but unlike Doyle, he placed most of Feluda's adventure outside the city of his ...

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  9. Three Brothers Theatre in Waukegan to adapt 'The Lost World'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Daily Herald

    Three Brothers Theatre in Waukegan is hitting the stage with an original adaptation of "The Lost World" on Fridays and Saturdays, April 10 through April 25, at 8 p.m. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic adventure novel follows the story of Edward Malone, Professor Challenger, Professor Summerlee, and Lord Roxton through the Amazon at the turn of the century. As an unlikely team, they adventure through the South American rain forest looking for clues deep in the jungle.

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  10. 'Mad Men' and its rivals: 25 acclaimed TV shows that will...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | OregonLive.com

    ... on its "Cancelled Too Soon" list. Surprises are afoot -- foremost among them that this reimagining of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's stories, putting the great detective in the present day, actually works. More than works, it's superb, with Benedict ...

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  11. Byomkesh Bakshy Why even purists will love Dibakars renditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Hindustan Times

    ... BBC series Sherlock, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, was its complete departure from time period set by Arthur Conan Doyle - the underbelly of Victorian London gave away to the iPhones and military research centres of the 21st century. Benedict ...

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  12. The great detective and precision agricultureRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Western Producer

    ... Volume I of Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Novels and Stories as a gift. It contains almost 40 of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's short stories about Sherlock Holmes. As I've read it, the similarities between these stories and the vast array of detective ...

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  13. Idle Muse Theatre Company's 10th Season to Feature the Hound of...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Theatre Company. Idle Muse Theatre Company closes its season with The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle , adapted by Althos Low and directed by IMTC artistic director Evan Jackson. One of the most beloved Sherlock Holmes stories ...

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  14. Arthur Conan Doyle's home where Sherlock Holmes was penned to be converted into schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Daily Mail

    The Grade II-listed property, called Undershaw, in Hindhead, Surrey, was where the author wrote many of his Sherlock Holmes stories, including The Hound Of The Baskervilles. The imposing house, which has been left empty for ten years, will now be used as a school for pupils with special educational and physical needs.

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  15. An Evening with the Gillettes- A Live Theatrical Performance with Harold and Theodora NiverRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | PR Log

    ... on Thursday, April 16, 2015 from 7:00- 8:00 p.m. PRLog - March 31, 2015 - LITCHFIELD, Conn. -- Sir Arthur Conan Doyle created Sherlock Holmes, but he was brought to life by William Gillette. An American actor, playwright and stage manager in the ...

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  16. Play detective in Discovery Centre's interactive murder mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... and demonstrations for which the facility is known. And you don't have to be a expert on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous detective to enjoy piecing it all together. "It's a fun experience to just go through and put the clues together," says ...

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  17. Travelers can find mysteries and spies in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Post-gazette.com

    ... "Sherlock Holmes: The Man Who Never Lived and Will Never Die." The life and times of creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and his enduring stories are explored with a thoroughness that even Holmes, that master of observation, could admire. Evidence of ...

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  18. Selkirk introduced to millions worldwideRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Selkirk Today

    ... make global headlines. Inside was an anonymous Holmes story about Selkirk, and an announcement that Sir Arthur Conan Doyle opened the town's bazaar. Did he write this tale, unseen for 100 years? The UK national press took up the case, and so did Le ...

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  19. Germany gave a warning. So why was Lusitania full?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Toronto Star

    ... Cunard for not sailing. They thought it's too big to fail. It was fascinating to learn that in 1913 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes, wrote a prescient short story about a submarine sinking a passenger liner. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle ...

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  20. Better Off Dead: 7 People Whose Death Notices Improved Their LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Neatorama

    ... world's first environmental warriors. In 1893, after six years of writing Sherlock Holmes stories, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle decided to kill off his most popular character. "For some while now," he wrote in a letter to his mother, "I've been tiring of ...

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