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  1. Play about Sherlock Holmes plans to hit Broadway in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... of the mind of the famous detective, while remaining faithful to the mysterious world created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle." "Our version of Sherlock Holmes will have all the elements that fans want and expect, but with new twists and turns and plenty ...

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  2. Rachel Wagstaff and Duncan Abel to Bring Sherlock Holmes Epic to Broadway in 2017Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of the mind of the famous detective, while remaining faithful to the mysterious world created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle . "The character of Sherlock Holmes has inspired storytellers of all mediums to weave thrilling tales for more than a century. ...

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  3. 'Moriarty' is a Sherlock Holmes tale with no Holmes in sightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Christian Science Monitor

    When Sir Arthur Conan Doyle sent Sherlock Holmes plunging over Reichenbach Falls , he was thoroughly sick of the character that had made him famous. The last thing he intended was to give his consulting detective an escape route.

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  4. Book Notes: When the narrator is the storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Cape Cod Times

    ... narrator, Will. Will descends from a line of bibliophiles with a keen interest in, among other authors, Arthur Conan Doyle. Will's father, a New York defense attorney, was an avid, if not legendary collector of the most pristine of volumes. From his ...

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  5. London beckons with winter seasonal treats galoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Examiner.com

    ... that runs until April focuses on England's most famous sleuth - Sherlock Holmes - and why author Arthur Conan Doyle's late-Victorian literary detective endures to this day. Exhibits include videos of movies and TV series down through the years; a ...

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  6. Rolling Stone's Bumbling UVA Rape Detective And The Vexing Case Of The Dead FlamingosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Daily Caller

    Most everyone in the United States has at some point encountered Arthur Conan Doyle's "The Hound of the Baskervilles." Spoiler alert : The story features detective Sherlock Holmes solving a murder by realizing a dog didn't bark because the dog recognized the murderer.

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  7. Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson meet Oscar WildeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Xtra!

    Since Arthur Conan Doyle invented Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson in 1886, other writers have run with the characters, creating their own mysteries to be solved by the deductive duo. Seattle actor and playwright Katie Forgette has mashed up the fictional Holmes and Watson with fictionalized versions of the very real Oscar Wilde and Lillie Langtry.

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  8. Book Notes: When the narrator is the storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Cape Cod Times

    ... narrator, Will. Will descends from a line of bibliophiles with a keen interest in, among other authors, Arthur Conan Doyle. Will's father, a New York defense attorney, was an avid, if not legendary collector of the most pristine of volumes. From his ...

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  9. Benedict Who? Sherlock Potted At The Vaudeville TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Londonist

    ... Sherlock sneaks past the populist modern incarnations to the 19th century originals. Benedict who..? Arthur Conan Doyle's tales weren't all triumphs (suffice to say, by The Adventure of the Cardboard Box, inspiration must have been drying up). But ...

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  10. Photo Flash: First Look at Potted Sherlock in the West EndRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... a more sophisticated Potted adventure than the previous three shows, set in the rich and vibrant world of Arthur Conan Doyle where plot twists, elaborate disguises and secret passages are compulsory! For the first time the double act will be joined ...

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  11. Mysteries: Three new offerings sure to pleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... confess – it took Benedict Cumberbatch to strike a spark in what, to me, was the dry timber of Arthur Conan Doyle's beloved detective stories. So I am not the expert who can read this homage and delight in every obscure Sherlock Holmes ...

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  12. Sherlock investigates a Christmas caseRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Pairing the world famous detective created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle with spirits from Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" has brought Theatre in the Mist another eggnog salute for its annual holiday play at Lewiston's Stella Niagara Education Park. "Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Christmas Carol" not only has Sherlock, Dr. John Watson and ghostly nighttime visitors, but a grown-up Uncle Tim, plus a nod to the World War I Christmas truce of 1914 when the allied soldiers and their German foes called an impromptu peace to bury their dead and celebrate the holidays.

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  13. 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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  14. Book review: Anthony Horowitza s a MoriartyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Star-Telegram.com

    He's a Scotland Yard inspector who originally appeared in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's second Sherlock Holmes novel. In 1890's The Sign of Four , Jones cluelessly arrested the wrong man on suspicion of murder, only to be soundly humiliated when Holmes solved the mystery with his usual theatrical flair.

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  15. Freeman was reluctant to take Sherlock roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | RTE.ie

    Martin Freeman was reluctant to take the role of Dr. Watson in Sherlock as he thought a modern adaptation of the Arthur Conan Doyle books could be "risky". The 43-year-old Hobbit star revealed that when he met with bosses of the hit show he was stressed out and left the impression that he did not want the role.

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  16. Check out these two inventive flicks that explore the realm of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Folio Weekly

    ... about two girls who, in 1917, claimed to have taken photos of fairies near a brook by their garden. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the creator of Sherlock Holmes and an avowed spiritualist, published an article swearing to the authenticity of the photos, ...

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  17. Martin Freeman Was Reluctant To Take Sherlock RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | ContactMusic.com

    British actor Martin Freeman was reluctant to take the role of Dr. Watson in Sherlock as he thought a modern adaptation of the Arthur Conan Doyle books could be "risky". The Hobbit star revealed that when he met with bosses of the hit show he was stressed out and left the impression that he did not want the role.

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  18. Dec. 11 TV Picks: Jonny Lee Miller’s ‘Elementary’ on CBSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Seattle Times

    TV picks for Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, include "Elementary" on CBS, "The Taste" on ABC and "Blake Shelton's Not So Family Christmas" on NBC. Jonny Lee Miller is Sherlock Holmes and Lucy Liu is Joan Watson in this modern-day take on the characters created by Arthur Conan Doyle.

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  19. Would be pleased to see Bollywood remake of 'Sherlock': Mark GatissRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Newkerala.com

    English actor and comedian Mark Gatiss, who has given a fillip to the detective stories of Sherlock Holmes with his hit series "Sherlock", would be "pleased" to see Bollywood remake of the saga interspersed with Bollywood style songs and dances. Bollywood has its detective and spy stories, courtesy movies like "Ek Tha Tiger", "Agent Vinod" and "Bobby Jasoos", but no one has attempted to adapt Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's creations.

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  20. Sherlock Holmes lives on in novels, movies, TV showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Red Eye Chicago

    Nearly 90 years after Arthur Conan Doyle's final story was published, literature's most famous detective has continued solving crimes through the pages of other novels, as well as TV shows and movies - and more might be on the way. A U.S. Court of Appeals in June ruled that most of Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories no longer are protected by copyright, meaning authors don't need to pay a licensing fee to Doyle's estate to use the character.

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