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Holmes and the Ripper

Brian Clemens

Full Length Play, Drama  /  6f, 13m

Based on the book Jack the Ripper, the Final Solution by Stephen Knight.

Holmes and the Ripper

by  Brian Clemens

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  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    6f, 13m
  • SubGenre
    Subgenre
    Adaptations (Literature), Mystery/Thriller
  • Audience
    Target Audience
    • Appropriate for all audiences
Description
Based on the book Jack the Ripper, the Final Solution by Stephen Knight. A fast-moving dramatization of one of the most plausible of Ripper theories will prove an instant magnet for audiences as well as a satisfying play to perform. Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson become embroiled in the grisly murders in Whitechapel, East London in 1888.

This play can also be performed under the title: Sherlock Holmes and the Ripper Murders by Brian Clemens, if desired.

Considerations

Performing Groups
Cautions
  • Mild Adult Themes

Licence details

  • Minimum Fee: £69 per performance plus VAT when applicable.

Specifics

Details

  • Time Period: 19th Century
  • Features / Contains: Period Costumes

Casting

6f, 13m
Cast Attributes
  • Flexible casting
  • Room for Extras
Casting Notes

Female: 3,5,6
Male: 8,13 plus
Total: 11,13 plus

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Brian Clemens

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