You know the story. The legendary curse on the Baskerville family leads super sleuth Holmes and his trusty sidekick Watson from Baker Street to the brooding Devonshire countryside.

This is a marvellously madcap retelling of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic of mysterious murders on the moors. Anyone who saw The 39 Steps at Playhouse will know they’re in for a treat.

The ensemble cast – five actors playing dozens of characters – is outstanding, in a whodunit like you’ve never seen before.  

Clever, lightning fast changes of sets, costumes and accents make this a glorious comic mystery. Hats off to the cast, set and costume designers.

A brilliant, screwball alternative to the Christmas panto. Go see.  

Liverpool Playhouse 9 December to 13 January 2018.

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Liverpool Playhouse
Theatre / Venue
Liverpool Playhouse

The Liverpool Playhouse housed one of the first and one of the oldest rep theatres in the country. More stately than the Everyman, yet intimate in its own way, the Playhouse is the Liverpool home of classic drama.