Current Production

Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Fallen Soufflé

October 29-November 7
By David MacGregor

Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Fallen Soufflé is the sequel to David MacGregor’s hit play, Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Elusive Ear, presented at the Toledo Rep in October 2019. It’s the day before Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee and her son, the playboy Prince of Wales, arrives at 221B Baker Street pursued by anarchist assassins. Coincidentally, the greatest chef in the world, Auguste Escoffier, also arrives at 221B, his career about to be shattered by blackmail and scandal. Can Holmes, Watson, and Irene Adler save the life of the heir to the British crown and the reputation of the master chef? And can they unmask the criminal genius behind both of these sinister conspiracies? This action-filled tale of royal debauchery, priceless gems, and gourmet food will provide Dr. Watson with the material for Sherlock Holmes’ most bizarre and tastiest case. Contains adult content.

Coming Up

Chess the Musical: In Concert

November 12
Music by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus of ABBA
Lyrics by Ulvaeus and Tim Rice
Book by Tim Rice

This highly acclaimed, international blockbuster musical weaves the ancient game of chess into a metaphor for romantic rivalries and East-West political intrigue. Music by Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus of the pop group ABBA, lyrics by Ulvaeus and Tim Rice, and book by Rice, the story involves a politically driven chess tournament between two grandmasters, one American and the other Russian. In danger of becoming pawns in a politically charged competition, their lives are thrown into further confusion by a Hungarian refugee, a remarkable woman who becomes the center of their emotional triangle. Thrilling and timely, Chess includes several international hits, including “One Night in Bangkok” and “I Know Him So Well.”

American Association of Community Theatre OCTA