A Sherlock Carol
Opens Nov 24 2h 0m
A Sherlock Carol

A Sherlock Carol London Reviews and Tickets

(5 Reviews)
Members say
Entertaining, Delightful, Funny, Great writing, Absorbing

About the Show

The festive comedy mash-up of Sherlock Holmes & 'A Christmas Carol'.

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Member Reviews (5)

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105 Reviews | 7 Followers
Refreshing, Entertaining, Absorbing, Great writing, Intelligent

See it if You are tired of cliched Christmas carol adaptations and want something new

Don't see it if You don't like Sherlock or fusing Sherlock with a classic story

86 Reviews | 10 Followers
Great writing, Great staging, Funny, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if You want a christmas show with a murderous twist combining favourite characters

Don't see it if You don't like classic stories to be messed with

8 Reviews | 0 Followers
Ambitious, Delightful

See it if You want a fun holiday story

Don't see it if You struggle to follow plots

5 Reviews | 0 Followers
Clever, Delightful, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining

See it if You enjoy a classic tale told from a new angle

Don't see it if You hate to see classics messed with

1 Review | 0 Followers
Great writing, Great acting, Funny, Entertaining, Delightful

See it if You want to be in the atmosphere of a Christmas Carole but are fed up of the dickens story. Lovely Local theatre with creative production

Don't see it if If you don’t like intrigues or Christmas

Critic Reviews (4)

November 24th, 2022
For a previous production

"Mark Shanahan's script stays just the right side of smarmy and sentimental, the performances strike the right note...that we're soon lulled into a charitable mood and forgive the conceit."
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The Guardian (UK)
November 25th, 2022
For a previous production

"The plotting steers narrowly away from convolution and solves the mystery while sprinting through Christmases past, present and future to bring about an ending of carol singing and goodwill for one and all."
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November 30th, 2022
For a previous production

"Though the production is well-designed, it feels predictable...It's fun and festive for sure, but clings to common tropes with an unwieldy stubborness."
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Time Out London
November 28th, 2022
For a previous production

"A hopeful low-budget stab at a seasonal extravaganza with familiar characters and enough novelty value to allow you to accept that it’s not very good and just enjoy the madness for a couple of hours."
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