The Games Afoot or Holmes For The Holidays

The Games Afoot or Holmes For The Holidays 16-18 November 2023

Comedy. December 1936, and star William Gillette, admired the world over for his leading role in the play Sherlock Holmes, has invited his fellow cast members to his 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. 


Gilette – Ivan Phillips
Felix Geisel/Moriarty-  Stephen Charles
Madge Geisel/Marian – Katie Alcock
Simon Bright/Zerlinsky – Lewis Muir
Aggie Wheeler/Alice – Charlotte Barber
Martha Gilette – Val Barber
Daria Chase –  Diane Morrad
Inspector Harriet Goring – Jenn Pickstone-Groves
Broadcaster Elizabeth Cowell – Jaqueline McDonald


Director : David Smith
Stage Manager : Tracey Rudeforth
ASM : James Barnard
Properties : Margaret Bachini
Lighting Design : Ruth Wall and Robert Evans
Sound : Phil Ross
Costumes : Pat Baskerville
Prompt : Tom Baugh
Radio Broadcast : Abigail Sage
Action Coordinator : Michael Page
Set Design : John Baskerville
Set Construction : Stephen Charles, Ivor Davies, Robert Evans, Graham Frost, Jenn Pickstone-Groves, Jo Roskilly, Neil Roskilly, Wendy Roskilly, Phil Ross and David Smith