A Study in SHERLOCK. The story of Sherlock Holmes

Stephen Wells


Region:
Anywhere
Notice Period:
Short (maybe less than one month's notice)
Type:
Professional
Fee:
Paid: All ZOOM talks are £50.00
Category:
History
Updated:
29th November 2020
Tagged:
Detective | Literature | Victorian | Film

Was Sherlock Holmes based on a real person? Who was Moriarty? How did Conan Doyle begin writing? Who was the first actor to play Sherlock Holmes? Why did a famous actor want to marry Sherlock Holmes? Who is considered to be the most authentic Sherlock actor, and who was the worst? Why did Conan Doyle try to kill off Sherlock Holmes? All this and much more is answered.

How Sherlock Holmes began and why it continues to thrill each and every generation.

This fully illustrated talk gives a fascinating insight into the world's most famous detective in books, film and television.

This talk lasts for 50-60 minutes and is now available as an exciting ZOOM presentation.

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About Stephen Wells

Stephen Wells is a professional speaker who is constantly rebooked by audiences throughout the UK If you are looking for a highly entertaining speaker who delights audiences then why not contact Stephen for further information on 01377 259166 or by email at speakerstephenwells@btinternet.com.

Stephen has given talks to many and varied groups across the UK including Women’s Institutes, Probus Clubs, U3A’s and Luncheon Clubs. He has frequently appeared for Cunard, P & O and Viking cruises.

Stephen’s subjects include ‘The Story of Butlin’s Holiday Camps,’ The Curious Incident of Agatha Christie, The Magic Circle and the Great Magicians (this includes real magic!) and ‘The Life and Crimes of Jack the Ripper.’

What makes Stephen’s talks so different, is the huge entertainment value that he gives due to his career as an actor and magician who has been an award winning member of the world-famous Magic Circle for more than forty years

The talks all last for 50-60 minutes and allow for questions. Most talks are fully illustrated with optional PowerPoint presentations More details can be found on my website https://www.wellsinternet.co.uk

Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic my talks are available as ZOOM meetings. Please contact me for details.


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