Smash-Hit Holmes Parody returns to Edinburgh!


The Accidental Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

When Sherlock Holmes unknowingly murders his own client, the game is on to track down the criminal mastermind who did it – Holmes himself! Does Watson's rent have anything to do with this accident? Has this case been secretly planned by a narrative genius? And could Moriarty's hunger for new detective fiction fuel a global terror plot of unimaginable proportions?Join the world-famous detective as he unravels the strangest case of his career...

Three versatile actors bring you this witty, absurd take on Arthur Conan Doyle’s creation. Expect extraordinary plot twists, metafiction, twisted logic and almost unparalleled entertainment! The Accidental Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is touring festivals across the UK after two years of sell-out runs at the Edinburgh Fringe. This new edition of the show is directed by critically-acclaimed Lecoq-trained director Anna Marshall.

Tobacco Tea Theatre Company are a Bristol-based theatre company specialising in social satire. From classic plays to bold new writing they are committed to creating work that not only entertains but also challenges. Taking inspiration from every period in theatre history and the greatest comic playwrights and storytellers of all time, they aim to bring comedy that matters roaring into the heart of British theatre.