All-of-us Express Children’s Theatre presents: “Sherlock Holmes”
All-of-us Express Children’s Theatre to Bring “Sherlock Holmes” to the Stage
All-of-us Express Children’s Theatre (AECT) will bring “Sherlock Holmes” to the East Lansing Hannah Community Center (ELHCC) stage, 819 Abbot Road, Nov. 2-4 and Nov. 9-11.
Friday shows will take place at 7 p.m., Saturday shows will take place at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. and the Sunday show will take place at 3 p.m. More than 60 mid-Michigan youth, ages 9-18, make up the cast and crew of this latest AECT production.
“The youth involved in this show (both on stage and behind the scenes) have been working really hard since mid September. We are all very excited to share this story and encourage everyone in the Greater Lansing area to come enjoy it with us,” said AECT Artistic Director Liz Cooke.
Tickets are $7 for children (17 and under) and $10 for adults (18 and above). Community members can purchase tickets ahead of time by visiting the ELHCC Box Office or by calling (517) 333-2580 ext. 0. Tickets can also be purchased at the door. Visit www.cityofeastlansing.com/allofus for more information.
On a dare from the other street urchins, Wiggins tries
to pickpocket a strange old man. Not only is Wiggins
unsuccessful, but the old man, who is actually Sherlock
Holmes, takes a ring from Wiggins’ pocket and leaves
behind a note on where to go to get it back. After watching
him solve a case, Wiggins proposes to work as Holmes’
assistant. The two of them must learn to work together as
Wiggins and the other street urchins help him solve two
All-of-us Express Children’s Theatre (AECT) offers young people of all backgrounds, cultures and lifestyles the opportunity to produce professional quality plays, study many aspects of the dramatic arts and develop valuable life skills while providing outstanding entertainment to the community. AECT brings four major productions to the Greater Lansing community each year with the help of hundreds of youth from throughout the region.