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The Games Afoot @ Murphys Creek Theatre

December 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until December 15, 2019

$24

Murder? maybe. Mayhem? a distinct possibility. Hilarity? Definitely!

Take a suspense thriller worthy of Sherlock Holmes, wrap it in a stylish screwball comedy, set it at Christmastime and you get the holiday whodunnit “The Game’s Afoot”.

William Gillette, a Broadway superstar, famous the world over for his portrayal of Sherlock Holmes, has invited fellow cast members to his opulent home for a holiday dinner party. But when one of the guests winds up dead, Gillette finds himself at the center of a mystery that might have stumped Holmes himself and now he must summon every ounce of Sherlock to solve the mystery.

Just for the record…There really was a William Gillette. He really did become immensely wealthy by writing and performing in a play about Sherlock Holmes. He really created the image of the great detective that we hold dear today. But that’s where any semblance of reality ends.

It’s Holmes for the Holidays this Christmas season! Who did it? Who will be next?
See “The Game’s Afoot” and find out. And have yourself a hearty holiday laugh too.

Cast:
Sharron Perras: Martha Gillette
Don Bilotti: William Gillette/Sherlock Holmes
Charlie Cites: Aggie Wheeler/Alice
Sean M. Lewis: Simon Bright/Count Zerlinsky
Kirk Summers: Felix Geisel/Moriarty
Kebra Stapp: Madge Geisel/Marian
Maryann Curmi: Daria Chase
Sally McClellan: Inspector Goring

Directed by: Maryann Curmi

Details

Date:
December 12
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$24
Website:
https://murphyscreektheatre.org/the-games-afoot-2019/

Organizer

Murphys Creek Theatre
Phone:
(209) 728-8422
Website:
http://www.murphyscreektheatre.org/

Venue

Murphys Creek Theatre
580 S. Algiers Street
Murphys, CA 95247 United States
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Phone:
2097288422
Website:
murphyscreektheatre.org

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