Map Unavailable

Date(s) - 03/17/2019
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm



Sherlock Holmes and Nick Carter return to the Mahwah Public Library presented by the East Lynne Theater Company and funded by the New Jersey Theatre Alliance’s Stages Festival and Family Week at the Theatre. “This is live theater done right!” – Sherry Hoffman, “New Jersey Lifestyle” Magazine “This excellent group brings Holmes and Carter to life!” Ed Wismer, “Ocean City Sentinel” (NJ) East Lynne Theater Company Presents DETECTIVES HOLMES AND CARTER A 1943 Radio Broadcast Based on “The Adventure of the Red-Headed League” By Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Adapted by Gayle Stahlhuth AND “The Voice of Crime” By Walter B. Gibson and Edward Gruskin The Second Nick Carter Radio Script, originally aired on April 18, 1943 CAST Mark Edward Lang, Robert LeMaire, Lee O’Connor, James Rana, Thomas Raniszewski, Gayle Stahlhuth, and Fred Velde Time: 1943 Place: NBC Studios in NYC There is One 5 Minute Intermission The Nick Carter Detective character, copyright, and trademarks are owned by Conde Nast. Used with permission. Before television and the Internet, people sat eagerly by the radio to hear the latest dramas, comedies, and news. Many radio shows were performed in front of a live audience at the same time they were being sent across the “airways.” ELTC invites you to be part of our radio audience as we take you back to those days of live sound effects, commercials, and actors portraying several roles to make the tales come to life. EAST LYNNE THEATER COMPANY (ELTC) By bringing the American Spirit to the stage with its blend of provocative premieres and timeless classics, this award-winning Equity professional theater provides a portal to the past for a better understanding of the present. Founded in 1980, it was the first theater in the country with the unique mission of presenting and preserving America’s theatrical heritage, and is named after a popular 19th century American play. For information about the Cape May, NJ Production Season (May – Dec., March), tours and educational outreach, contact the company at 609-884-5898 or online at East Lynne Theater Company’s performance of Detectives Holmes and Carter is part of New Jersey Theatre Alliance’s (NJTA) The Stages Festival, the state’s largest annual theater festival, offering over 100 performances, workshops, classes, and events at the states’ professional theaters, performing arts centers, libraries, schools, senior centers, museums and other community venues. Since its inception 20 years ago, the program has served over 95,000 people. To receive a full schedule of events, visit Founded in 1981, NJTA is the first statewide organization for professional, not-for-profit theater companies in the United States, and is a leader in developing model programs that foster collaboration, cooperation and audience development. NJTA’s “Stages Festival” is made possible in part by funding from its Spotlight Sponsors: The New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, Bank of America, and The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey. Additional support is provided by The Smart Family Foundation, The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Prudential Foundation, F.M. Kirby Foundation, and The George A. Ohl, Jr. Trust Foundation. Please register online at or with the Reference Librarian beginning February 10th. (Please arrive 30 minutes before the program begins or your spot will be given away)  This program is free funding is from The Stages Festival and Family Week at the Theatre and the New Jersey Theatre Alliance.

   Mahwah Public Library

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.