'Hound' stalks Ghostlight stageby jmaloni
A world premiere adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's "The Hound of the Baskervilles" will be presented at the Ghostlight Theatre, 170 Schenck St., North Tonawanda, at 7 p.m. Feb. 20.
Performances continue Feb. 21, 22, 28, March 1, 7, 8 at 8 p.m., and on March 9 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $14 general, $12 for veterans, students and seniors. Tickets can be reserved online at www.starrynighttheatre.com or by calling 743-1614.
"The Hound of the Baskervilles" is adapted and directed by L. Don Swartz of Wheatfield, who also is featured as Sherlock Holmes. Chris Fire portrays Dr. Watson, Trey Wydysh is Sir Henry Baskerville, Daniel Arrasjid is Jack Stapleton, Carl Tamburlin and Joann V. Mis are Mr. and Mrs. Barrymore, Mark Woomer is Dr. Mortimer and Katie Buckler is Beryl Stapleton.
"The Hound of the Baskervilles" is the story of a demon dog on the Devonshire moor that stalks and kills inhabitants of Baskerville Hall. It proves to become Sherlock Holmes' most baffling and dangerous cases.