2:22pm

Thu March 7, 2013
Arts Weekly

Studio Players Explore the Roots of Sherlock Holmes

Given all the updated incarnations Sherlock Holmes on television, a production this weekend by Studio Players of Lexington could be refreshing.  And, while it wasn’t “murder most foul", another theatrical tradition this week gave up the ghost. With more on those events is Rich Copley, who covers culture for the Lexington Herald Leader

The wildly popular Masterpiece Mystery series places Sherlock Holmes (Benedict Cumberbatch, left) and Dr. Watson (Martin Freeman) in the 21st century.
The wildly popular Masterpiece Mystery series places Sherlock Holmes (Benedict Cumberbatch, left) and Dr. Watson (Martin Freeman) in the 21st century.
Credit Colin Hutton — Hartwood Films

Rich Copley is an arts reporter for the Lexington Herald Leader.  Information on the weekend’s events is available in today’s edition.  You can also find out about arts and cultural events by visiting the events calendar online, at weku.fm.