SHERLOCK MISSIONS


MISSION #5

​DUE SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 3

​As we near our time in theatre and our show, please research and define the following:

​1) "5 minutes to curtain"

2) Curtain Call

​3) "Places, please!"

4) Front of House

5) Box Office

​6) Overture

7) Standing Ovation

​8) Bravo

9) Encore

​10) Stage Door


MISSION #4

​DUE SATURDAY, JANUARY 13

Many actors have played the part of Sherlock Holmes

​in film and on T.V. Name me 3 and tell me a bit about each.


​MISSION #3

​DUE SATURDAY, JANUARY 6

​Our play has a lot of words, names and terms with which we may be unfamiliar:

Please define the following:

​1) STETHOSCOPE

2) PENNY DREADFUL

​3) HERCULE POIROT

​4) THE RIVER THAMES

​5) SCOTLAND YARD

​6) AN ANAGRAM

​7) "BY JOVE"

​8) ADVERSARY

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MISSION #2

​DUE SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2

​Research the times in which our story takes place.

​Where does Sherlock Holmes live? ( His address, town, etc)

​What was the political situation at the time: who was on the throne of England, who was leading the government?

​BONUS: Many things were happening at the time in the world. Describe for me just 1 significant event in ENGLAND during Sherlock's fictional life.


​MISSION #1

​DUE SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25

​Sherlock Holmes would not exist without Sir. Arthur Conan Doyle. Please write a short biography on this man. His birth/where he lived/was he always a write or did he do something else as well? Please include how many novels/stories he wrote about Sherlock and who did he use as inspiration for the character?


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