The Mystery Of The Valkyrie


29th Mar - 7th Apr, 2022


11th Mar - 19th Mar, 2023

The Mystery Of The Valkyrie

Writer & Director - Michael Futcher
Dramaturg - Janis Balodis
Set and Costume Designer - Isabel Hudson
Video Designer - Craig Wilkinson
Lighting Designer - David Walters
Composer/Sound Designer - Phil Slade

We are thrilled to be a co-producer in The Mystery Of The Valkyrie

Starring Hugh Parker as Sherlock Holmes, Naomi Price as Irene Adler and Eugene Gilfedder as Professor Moriarty a new mystery unravels, with the world premiere of The Mystery of the Valkyrie.

Witness one of the most legendary characters of literature and screen come to life on stage with this new highly-anticipated Australian work.

Journey back to 221B Baker Street with Holmes, Watson, Adler and Moriarty, as this fast-paced dramatic thriller explodes onto the Playhouse stage with spectacular staging and projections.

Written and directed by the extraordinary Michael Futcher, this epic play will have you on the edge of your seat, until The Mystery of the Valkyrie is solved.


1890's London – renowned detective Sherlock Holmes, assisted by his trusted friend, Dr Watson, are thrown into a world that is not as it seems as they investigate the grisly murder of a scientist at Birlstone Manor.

What begins as a routine case for the famous sleuth, transforms into a dark web of intrigue, ultimately leading Holmes' to an encounter with his greatest nemesis, - the infamous Professor Moriarty – a battle he must win. The game is afoot!

Original Cast

Sherlock Holmes - Hugh Parker
Irene Adler - Naomi Price
Professor Moriarty - Eugene Gilfedder
Dr John Watson - Anthony Gooley
Inspector MacDonald- Helen Cassidy
Mycroft Holmes - Francis McMahon
Victor Hatherley - Danny Brown
Dr Daniel - Charles Allen
Swing - Kate Yaxley
Swing - Rowan Chapman