My Dear Watson, by The Big Muddy Dance Company
My Dear Watson, presented by Richard and Kathie Winter, is a reimagining of the iconic character Sherlock Holmes, directed and choreographed by Joshua L. Peugh.
Sherlock Holmes is an iconic character that has excited and inspired storytellers worldwide for 135 years. His adventures have entertained adults and children for so long that he has become an unimpeachable hero symbolizing imagination, cleverness, and intelligence.
This January, join The Big Muddy Dance Company for the world premiere of internationally award-winning choreographer Joshua L. Peugh’s inventive, quick-paced evening of mystery, My Dear Watson, inspired by the Sherlock Holmes short stories and novels of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The work features an explosive original score written by composer Brandon Carson, costume designs by Elizabeth Bourgeois, and a lighting design by Zak Metalsky.
The Big Muddy Dance Company is a repertory dance company that showcases high caliber artistic experiences. By engaging both emerging and world-renowned choreographers, collaborating across the St. Louis community through senior outreach, and training future performers through our educational programs, they constantly strive to invigorate life through dance. Formerly St. Louis Dance Theatre, Inc., The Big Muddy Dance Company was founded in April 2010 by Paula David with a small company of 8 local dancers. Since that time, The Big Muddy Dance Company has booked over 300 performances due to their flourishing reputation.
In-person performances of My Dear Watson will be Friday and Saturday, January 27 & 28, 2023 at The Grandel, 3610 Grandel Square St. Louis, MO 63103. Audiences may virtually watch the show beginning Friday, February 3, 2023 through Sunday, November 5, 2023.
Tickets are $45 for in-person VIP seating, $35 for in-person general admission seating, and $20 for virtual performance access. Visit https://www.thebigmuddydanceco.org/mydearwatson/ to purchase.