Tue 24 Nov
- Sat 28 Nov 2009
Tues – Sat 7.30pm Sat Matinee 3pm
Tickets £14 (£12 concs)
Tabard Theatre presents
A Makin Projects production
the last act
By David Stuart Davies
with original music by Simon Slater
Directed by Gareth Armstrong
The World's Greatest
Detective confronts the most complex case - his own psyche!
After a triumphant season at the Tabard Theatre last
November, Roger returns with a very different play...
'Sherlock Holmes...the last act!'
is 1916. Drawn
from 2 year's Sussex retirement
for the funeral of his friend, Dr. Watson, Holmes returns
to Baker Street to resolve
'the last act'
of his epic career.
explores the mind of the
real man, - not the
An unexpectedly passionate and secretive man, with a cutting
sense of humour.
Stripping away the infamous clinical façade, Holmes
reveals fears & weaknesses,
the devastating consequences of the dramas of his formative
The whole being 'deduced
' from the 'clues'
in Conan Doyle's stories.
"Roger seems born to
play the part, commanding the stage alone while playing to
the audience and unseen characters with humour and panache"
Living in Surrey
"This is a truly
great production, a wonderfully written, beautifully
directed play that perfectly hits the mark that lies between
the play of ideas and the play of entertainment"
Top Ten Fringe Plays,".
Over 500 performances in 350 venues around the
Jermyn St; Tabard.
New York City; Detroit
Canada :8 weeks;
Hong Kong; Bangkok;
Italy, France, Singapore.
and the final
Atlantic crossing of
the Shakespeare Prize at
and has had a long career in
theatre, television, the West End, and repeat
seasons with the
"… the last act!"
was created for him
David Stuart Davies,
a writer specialising in Conan Doyle's
work. The Director,
completed a 10yr world tour of his own
multi-award-winning solo show:
and a thrilling, original score from RSC
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