Holmes and Watson: The Case of the Rhyming Crime

See Holmes and Watson as never before, as Arthur Conan Doyle’s adventures are turned into clever verse and lively lyrics by accomplished spoken word performer, Dr Sam Illingworth and writer Mr Dan Simpson. Join this famous duo in a razor-sharp exchange of words as their conversation becomes a spectacular display of rhyme and reasoning. But as the consulting detective and his trusty Doctor companion recount their successful cases in verse and metre, not all is as it seems. Sherlock and poetry are totally complementary and what’s the result? Why – it’s completely elementary!

Wordplay alchemy … Simpson wants to show us that poetry can connect with everyone. He takes you by the hand and shines a  light into this strange counter-culture  Edinburgh Fringe Review