December 1 - 30, 2017
Fridays & Saturdays @ 8:00 p.m.
Sundays 12/3, 12/17 @ 4:00 p.m.
Winner! 2012 Mystery Writers of America Edgar Allen Poe Awards – Best Play!
It is December 1936 and Broadway star William Gillette, admired the world over for his leading role
in the play Sherlock Holmes, has invited his fellow cast-members to his Connecticut castle for
a weekend of revelry. But when one of the guests is stabbed to death, the festivities in this
isolated house of tricks and mirrors quickly turn dangerous. Then it’s up to Gillette himself,
as he assumes the persona of his beloved Holmes, to track down the killer before the next victim
appears. The danger and hilarity are non-stop in this glittering whodunit set during the Christmas
“An inspired whodunit…a snappy, clever drawing-room mystery. There are twists in playwright Ken Ludwig’s
The Game’s Afoot that cause the audience to gasp.” - The Cleveland Plain Dealer