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  1. 'Houdini' role is magic for Kristen ConnollyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | The Fresno Bee

    ... mother changed his focus to being more of a debunker of psychics. One of his targets was the wife of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the man behind the "Sherlock Holmes" stories. "Houdini" is a rare opportunity for Connolly to play a role based on a real ...

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  2. Actors' Summit announces sixteenth season that features five regional premieresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Examiner.com

    Actors' Summit gather for the holidays at their parent's home. Hound of the Baskervilles Mystery/Comedy By Steven Canny and John Nicholson Adapted from Arthur Conan Doyle's novel November 26 through December 21, 2014 It is safe to say that "Sir Arthur" probably did not intend for this story to be a comedy what with an ancient curse, a homicidal ... (more)

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  3. Sherlock Holmes shares his high-powered detective skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Business News

    The video below details the interrogation system used in the game, in which Holmes can call upon his razor-sharp perception to build a picture of a person's background, a similar trait to that displayed by Holmes in the novels by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

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  4. Incredible cases of mistaken identity: From Hello Kitty and Jaffa Cakes to lions and lasagneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... the Piltdown forger remains a mystery, but suspects include Dawson himself and Sherlock Holmes novelist Arthur Conan Doyle. Sold in packs and perfect for enjoying with a cup of tea, Jaffa Cakes were widely accepted as biscuits despite the name. That ...

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  5. Kristen Connolly tries a bit of magic in the new History mini-series 'Houdini'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Examiner.com

    ... espionage, battles spiritualists, and encounters the greatest names of the era, from U.S. presidents to Arthur Conan Doyle and Rasputin. Joining Brody is Kristen Connolly as his wife Bess, the love of Harry's life and his right hand when it came to ...

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  6. Is Tony Soprano alive or dead? Why (still) trying to answer that is besides the pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Globe and Mail

    ... financial temptations to start imagining more life for popular characters they thought were finished. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was forced to resurrect Sherlock Holmes, who had to explain to an astonished Dr. Watson that he had only faked his own ...

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  7. BWW Exclusive: Elementary! Sherlock Holmes on His Way Back to the Broadway Stage?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... stages. The production is set to be a brand new version of the beloved stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle that will be presented in the format of a play while a live orchestra underscores the drama and action. Sherlock Holmes is currently ...

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  8. The Participant ObserverRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    ... a personal stake in a situation is the central lesson that Sherlock Holmes tried to teach Dr. Watson in Arthur Conan Doyle's classic detective stories. SherlockA s amazing ability to see details that no one else saw, thus drawing his astounding ...

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  9. True DetectivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Clickz

    ... lessons from detective fiction's most successful sleuth, the incomparable Mr. Sherlock Holmes. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle chronicled Mr. Holmes' amazing powers of deduction and logical reasoning coupled with his mastery of observation and forensic ...

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  10. Sherlock Holmes: A Working Hypothesis, The Guildhall, YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Northern Echo

    THE game's afoot and this particular one is a game of two halves as the Flanagan Collective offers a fresh take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's much portrayed character.

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  11. Adrien Brody performs tricks, shticks of the Great Harry HoudiniRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Jewish Journal

    ... battle to expose their tricks. That quest earns him many enemies, especially his former friend Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes, and Doyle's wife, both convinced believers in communing with their deceased loved ones. Houdini died ...

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  12. Cincinnati Playhouse ready to unlock mysteries of Sherlock HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    ... SHERLOCK HOLMES. THIS IS MORE THAN AN ELEMENTARY PLAY, I AM SURE. [LAUGHTER] IT IS A MASHUP OF SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE. IS CALLED "THE ADVENTURE OF THE SUICIDE CLUB." THERE ARE FEMME FATALES. GORGEOUS WOMAN AND A GREAT STORY. THIS WAS THE ROLE YOU ...

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  13. Fountain Hills Community TheaterRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2012 | Phoenix New Times

    ... fictional character to die and come back. Holmes did it, homes. When fans demanded more stories, savvy Arthur Conan Doyle figured out how no-shit-Sherlock... Not to crap all over your case of the Mondays, but here are five events, from zombie dance ...

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  14. 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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  15. Benedict Cumberbatch cast as villainous tiger in Warner Bros. 'Jungle Book'Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... BBC's "Sherlock," the immensely successful modern-day retelling of the classic detective stories of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, although he has won popular and critical acclaim in a large number of roles as well. The decision of Warner Bros. to cast ...

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  16. It's elementary, say judges: Sherlock is public domainRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | HeraldNet

    ... elements of his stories are in the public domain and, in a strongly worded opinion, criticized the Arthur Conan Doyle estate for its practices. It's the third time an American judge has found in favor of the case brought by Holmes scholar Leslie ...

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  17. Judge Posner Solves Sherlock Holmes Copyright CaseRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | jdsupra.com

    ... Doyle Estate, Ltd., Case No. 14-1128 (7th Cir., Jun. 16, 2014) (Posner, J.). More than a century ago, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle created the fictional characters of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson. From 1887 to 1927, Doyle authored more than 60 detective ...

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  18. Judge: Sherlock Holmes is in public domain - Sun, 17 Aug 2014 PSTRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... elements of his stories are in the public domain and, in a strongly worded opinion, criticized the Arthur Conan Doyle estate for its practices. It's the third time an American judge has found in favor of the case brought by Holmes scholar Leslie ...

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  19. Local book events, Aug. 17-23Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | The State

    Meets 6:30 p.m. Wednesday to discuss "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, 1304 Broad St., Camden.

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  20. Steven Galloway's roots help him blend fact and fantasy - much like his HoudiniRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... does the same with history. Was Houdini actually involved with Russian spies? Was he at odds with Arthur Conan Doyle? Did he really die because someone punched him in the stomach, causing his appendix to burst? It's all smoke and mirrors, playing ...

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