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Sherlock Holmes: The Final Curtain

  • Spring/Summer 2018
Sherlock Holmes: The Final Curtain

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UK Tour, Spring Summer 2018

Could this be the final curtain for the world’s greatest detective?


Chilling, gripping and filled with unforeseen twists and revelations, this new thriller has been commissioned by Theatre Royal Bath from award-winning dramatist Simon Reade, previously Literary Manager at the Royal Shakespeare Company, This world premiere production reunites the dream team of Robert Powell and Liza Goddard following huge acclaim for their performances in Single Spies and Relatively Speaking.


25 Apr -5 May – Theatre Royal Bath

8 -12 May – Theatre Royal Newcastle

14 – 19 May – Rose Theatre Kingston 

21 – 26 May – Malvern Festival Theatre

w/c May 28 – Edinburgh Kings Theatre 

w/c June 4 – Theatre Royal Nottingham

w/c June 11 – Oxford Playhouse

w/c June 18 – Yvonne Arnaud Guildford

w/c June 25 – Cardiff New Theatre  

w/c July 2 – Leicester Curve

w/c July 9 – Cambridge Arts Theatre  

w/c July 16 – Cheltenham Everyman

w/c July 23 – Manchester Opera House

Written by Simon Reade, after Arthur Conan Doyle


Sherlock Holmes – ROBERT POWELL

Mary Watson – LIZA GODDARD

Mycroft Holmes – ROY SAMPSON


Miss Hudson – ANNA O’GRADY

Officer Newman – LEWIS COLLIER

Other parts played by members of the company: Daniel Cech-Lucas, Peter Cadden,  Peter Yapp, Louise Templeton



Director – David Grindley

Designer – Jonathan Fensom

Lighting – Jason Taylor

Sound – Gregory Clarke

Magic Consultant – John Bullied

Casting Director – Ginny Schiller CDG