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Arthur Conan Doyle

Also Credited As: Arthur Conan Doyle
 
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Date of Birth: May 22, 1859
Date of Death: July 07, 1930 (71)

Birth Place: Edinburgh, SCOTLAND
 

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Arthur Conan Doyle Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1979 - Play of the Year
Arthur Conan Doyle, The Crucifer Of Blood

Arthur Conan Doyle News

MR. DICKENS AND HIS CAROL & LYDIA AND THE TROLL World Premieres & More Announced for  Photo MR. DICKENS AND HIS CAROL & LYDIA AND THE TROLL World Premieres & More Announced for Seattle Rep 2022/23 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

Seattle Rep has announced its complete 2022/23 season made up of plays filled with life-changing journeys and personal odysseys of transformation that will serve to remind us that we are often at our best when we can gather to share experiences together.

BWW Review: BORN WITH TEETH Brings High-Class Elizabethan Fan Fiction to The Alley Th Photo BWW Review: BORN WITH TEETH Brings High-Class Elizabethan Fan Fiction to The Alley Theatre
by Christian Gill - May 12, 2022

Everyone has those important artists they dream of seeing together, the genius writers who if locked in a room together would have some of the greatest conversations. The wonderful thing about fiction is how we can bring life to those conversations and make them just as exciting as we imagine they are.

Pitlochry Festival Theatre's Amphitheatre Will Host The Premiere of SHERLOCK HOLMES:  Photo Pitlochry Festival Theatre's Amphitheatre Will Host The Premiere of SHERLOCK HOLMES: A STUDY IN LIPSTICK, KETCHUP, AND BLOOD
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2022

An exciting new adaptation of Arthur Conan Doyle's 1887 classic Sherlock Holmes adventure A Study in Scarlet is set to captivate audiences this summer when it is brought to life by acclaimed writer and actress Lesley Hart in Sherlock Holmes: A Study in Lipstick, Ketchup and Blood.

POE is Now Playing at the National Theatre in Prague Photo POE is Now Playing at the National Theatre in Prague
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2022

The performance is inspired by selected short stories ‚ÄstThe Pit and the Pendulum,¬†Hop-Frog¬†and¬†The Masque of the Red Death, which form the basic dramaturgic structure and are interconnected with a¬†series of atmospheres and messages as varied as Poe‚Äôs work.

Seattle Rep Announces Second Round of Playwright Commissioning Project 20x30: Reimagi Photo Seattle Rep Announces Second Round of Playwright Commissioning Project 20x30: Reimagining the Anthropocene
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2022

  Seattle Rep today announced a second round of its large-scale playwright commission project, 20x30: Reimagining the Anthropocene, in which the organization has commissioned three playwrights in an effort to plants seeds for the future of the industry.

Niall Ransome & Pippa Evans to Take Part in THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES ‚Ä" A DIGIT Photo Niall Ransome & Pippa Evans to Take Part in THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES ‚Ä" A DIGITAL THEATRE EXPERIENCE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2022

Digital Theatre has¬†announced a one off interactive live event with a streaming of Original Theatre‚Äôs comedy ‚ÄėThe Hound of the Baskervilles‚Äô, combined with live studio interactive hosting by BBC Radio 4 comedian Pippa Evans and guests.

East Lynne Theater Company Presents SHERLOCK HOLMES' ADVENTURE OF THE BLUE CARBUNCLE Photo East Lynne Theater Company Presents SHERLOCK HOLMES' ADVENTURE OF THE BLUE CARBUNCLE
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 29, 2022

'The question is the sequence of events leading from the jewel-case at one end, to the stomach of a goose at the other.' Sherlock Holmes is speaking to Dr. Watson as they begin an investigation that might save an innocent man from prison.

BWW Review: MISS HOLMES RETURNS at Greater Boston Stage Company is a Captivating Twis Photo BWW Review: MISS HOLMES RETURNS at Greater Boston Stage Company is a Captivating Twist On One of Literature's Most Well Known Characters
by Erik Bailey - Apr 24, 2022

Sherlock Holmes is one of literature’s most well-known characters. Through the years, many people have tried to adapt Holmes to different time periods and situations. But none that I have come across have done so as successfully as Christopher M. Walsh does in MISS HOLMES RETURNS, now playing at the Greater Boston Stage Company through May 8th.

YOUNG AMERICANS Premiere, TICK, TICK...BOOM! & More Announced for Portland Center Sta Photo YOUNG AMERICANS Premiere, TICK, TICK...BOOM! & More Announced for Portland Center Stage 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2022

Portland Center Stage’s 2022-2023 season kicks off in August with Jonathan Larson’s rock musical tick, tick … BOOM! The nine-show lineup includes the Portland debuts of new works by PCS-commissioned playwright Christina Anderson; performance artist Kristina Wong; master of classic adaptations Kate Hamill; and Mohegan theater-maker Madeline Sayet.

Jermyn Street Theatre Announces Summer and Autumn Season Photo Jermyn Street Theatre Announces Summer and Autumn Season
by Stephi Wild - Apr 13, 2022

Today, Jermyn Street Theatre announces a six-month programme featuring six world premieres and a major rediscovery. The Footprints Festival returns in July, headlined by Karina Wiedman's The Anarchist, winner of the Woven Voices Prize for Playwriting.

Arthur Conan Doyle Videos

STAGE TUBE: ¬¬ŅQUIEN MAT√" A SHERLOCK HOLMES? estrena un adelanto con 'Es tan ingl√©s' VideoSTAGE TUBE: ¬¬ŅQUIEN MAT√" A SHERLOCK HOLMES? estrena un adelanto con 'Es tan ingl√©s'
by Cristina Martinez - Nov 18, 2020

Tras un existoso preestreno en Aranjuez, el musical ¬ŅQUI√ČN MAT√ď A SHERLOCK HOLMES? se prepara para subir el tel√≥n en el teatro EDP Gran V√≠a con una apuesta que combina la comedia, el suspense y la m√ļsica a partes iguales. Los creadores de EL M√ČDICO y LOS PILARES DE LA TIERRA, junto a Jos√© Luis Sixto en la direcci√≥n, nos presenta en esta ocasi√≥n una nueva avenuta literaria que trasladar√° al p√ļblico al Londres victoriano de la mano del detective m√°s famoso del mundo: Sherlock Holmes.

VIDEO: Darryl Maximilian Robinson Performs Two Versions of The Bard's St. Crispin's D VideoVIDEO: Darryl Maximilian Robinson Performs Two Versions of The Bard's St. Crispin's Day Speech in LA
by Stage Tube - Dec 26, 2019

For the holiday season veteran and award-winning stage actor and play director Darryl Maximilian Robinson ( The Founder, Artistic Director and Producer of the multiracial, non-Equity professional chamber theatre, The Excaliber Shakespeare Company of Chicago and a classically-trained Los Angeles-based performer ) returned to his classical theatre experience ( he began his early professional stage career playing leading and featured roles with The 1982 National Shakespeare Company Tour of New York, The 1985 Indianapolis Shakespeare Festival and The 1989 Bristol Renaissance Faire of Kenosha, Wisconsin ) and reunited with talented editor, video-camerman and fellow actor Danny Belrose to record a less-than-perfect 'Street Theatre' rehearsal of the famed 'St. Crispin's Day Speech' as The King from William Shakespeare's 'Henry V' which Mr. Robinson presented upon the steps of The Entrance of LA's Historic Lincoln Heights Jail ( which he referred to as 'The Old Cypress Prison' ) on the afternoon of December 19, 2019 as part of a series of theatrical activities Mr. Robinson is sharing as part of The Excaliber Shakespeare Company Los Angeles Archival Project.

VIDEO: Preview Peninsula Players' MISS HOLMES VideoVIDEO: Preview Peninsula Players' MISS HOLMES
by Stage Tube - Jul 18, 2018

Peninsula Players Theatre opened the riveting murder mystery 'Miss Holmes,' by Christopher M. Walsh, based on the characters by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle on Wednesday, July 4. In this deadly and thrilling story, Walsh's Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson are intelligent and independent women in 19th Century England.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Highlights and More of SHERLOCK HOLMES in Chicago, Starring David Arquette
by Stage Tube - Nov 24, 2015

Broadway In Chicago and producers Starvox Entertainmentand June Entertainment have announced the full cast for SHERLOCK HOLMES. JAMES MASLOW, the actor and singer perhaps best known for playing the role of James Diamond in Nickelodeon's 'Big Time Rush' and a member of the band with the same name, will star as the legendary Dr.John Watson, along with RENNE OLSTEAD, best known for her role as Lauren Miller in the TV sitcom 'Still Standing,' and as Madison Cooperstein in 'The Secret Life of the American Teenager,' as the well-to-do-American, Lady Irene St. John, opposite DAVID ARQUETTE in the title role as SHERLOCK HOLMES. The two actors will make their stage debuts in this new and original adaptation inspired by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic tales by playwright Greg Kramer and directed by Andrew Shaver scheduled to play Chicago's Oriental Theatre (24 W Randolph) November 24 - 29, 2015.  Check out the sneak peek videos below!

STAGE TUBE: David Arquette Talks SHERLOCK HOLMES in Chicago
by Stage Tube - Nov 24, 2015

Broadway In Chicago, along with Starvox Entertainment and June Entertainment present SHERLOCK HOLMES at Chicago's Oriental Theatre (24 W. Randolph) for a limited one-week engagement, begining tonight, November 24 - 29, 2015, starring David Arquette in the title role in an original adaptation by Greg Kramer inspired by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic tales.  Below, watch a video of Arquette talking to a local radio station about the show!

VIDEO: First Look - Benedict Cumberbatch Previews New Season of SHERLOCK
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 2, 2014

Below, check out a promo for the second episode of Series 3, titled 'The Sign of Three,' as well as a new featurette.

VIDEO: Teaser Trailer Revealed for SHERLOCK Season 3!
by TV News Desk - Aug 2, 2013

BBC One has just released a teaser trailer for season 3 of SHERLOCK, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Holmes and Martin Freeman as Watson, along with the tagline: 'Sherlock returns but will things ever be the same again?' Click below to check it out!

STAGE TUBE: Horizon Theatre Opens SHOOTING STAR Tonight, 2/12
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 12, 2010

Atlanta's Horizon Theatre Company will open their latest romantic comedy, Shooting Star by Steven Dietz, tonight, February 12. The production will run through March 14.


Arthur Conan Doyle Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Arthur Conan Doyle written?
Arthur Conan Doyle has written 4 shows including Waterloo (Playwright), Brigadier Gerard (Playwright), The Speckled Band (Playwright), Sherlock Holmes (Playwright).

What awards has Arthur Conan Doyle been nominated for?
Play of the Year (Olivier Awards) for The Crucifer Of Blood .