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The Great Sherlock Holmes Debate 2019

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Undershaw - Stepping Stones School

Portsmouth Road

Hindhead

GU26 6AQ

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The Great Sherlock Holmes Debate 2019

Live at Undershaw and worldwide online


Join us for a special Sherlock Holmes event being hosted from Undershaw, the former home of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and now the home of Stepping Stones School.

One hundred guests will join us in person, with 400 additional tickets for fans to join online from anywhere around the world - online fans will be able to participate in the debate by live chat.

Times are United Kingdom:

6.45pm - Welcome and intros


7.00pm - The Art of Sherlock Holmes - Live from the Ann Norton Studios in West Palm Beach

We meet the fifteen artists that have created incredible new pieces of Sherlockian art for The Art of Sherlock Holmes and have an exclusive first look at the art live.


7.30pm - The Great Sherlock Holmes Debate 2019 - 'Have We Gone Too Far?'

Sherlock Holmes holds the world record for the character most portrayed on screen - but have we gone too far? There are dozens of adaptations and Sherlockian experts from around the world have 1 slide and 90 seconds to defend a Sherlock adaptation. BBC Sherlock, Elementary, Granada Studios, Warner Brothers, Sherlock Gnomes, Pokemon Sherlock, Will Ferrell Sherlock and many others will go up against the panel.

Featuring Lyndsay Faye, Bonnie MacBird, Amy Thomas, Mattias Bostrom, Roger Johnson, Jay Ganguly, Mary Platt, Dan Andriacco, Derrick Belanger , Janina Woods and many more of the world's leading Sherlockians.

Wrap up and favourite fan comments from the online fans.


8:15pm - The Deductionist performing live

Ben Cardall is the UK's leading deductionist and will be performing a live feat. Anyone who has seen Ben live will know that its impossible to guess what treat he will have in store for us - just that it will be amazing.


8:30pm - Sherlock Holmes Raffle

Prizes include:

- $100 of books of your choice from sherlockholmesbooks.com

- A signed item from the original BBC Sherlock set (signed by the head set designer)

- A personal tour of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Home, Undershaw including photo sitting in his study where he wrote many of the Sherlock Holmes stories

- Orginal Benedict Cumberbatch painting by a Sherlockian artist

- A programme from the Royal Shakespeare Company's ground-breaking production of William Gillette's play Sherlock Holmes at the Aldwych Theatre in 1974, signed by the late Tim Pigott-Smith, who played Dr Watson (and went on to play Sherlock Holmes in The Valley of Fear on BBC Radio 4 in 1986). He signed the programme at the Sherlock Holmes pub on the 27th August 2013, during filming for the BBC TV documentary Timeshift: How to Be Sherlock Holmes.

- A mint copy of The Wit and Wisdom of Sherlock Holmes: Humorous and Inspirational Quotes Celebrating the World's Greatest Detective (Sevenoaks, 2017)

- A mint copy of The Sherlock Holmes Miscellany by Roger Johnson & Jean Upton, foreword by Gyles Brandreth (The History Press, 2012), signed by the authors.

and many more.

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Undershaw - Stepping Stones School

Portsmouth Road

Hindhead

GU26 6AQ

United Kingdom

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