Great Debate 3 - Big Finish

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The current Big Finish audio adaptation stars Nick Briggs. The series includes original Conan Doyle works as well as new plays.

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Great Debate 3 - Big Finish

  1. 1. www.facebook.com/saveundershawBig Finish - Audio
  2. 2. www.facebook.com/saveundershawTraditional Holmes• 2009 recordings of the one-man plays starring RogerLlewellyn• Alternate between originalConan Doyle stories and playsby other writers
  3. 3. www.facebook.com/saveundershawFascinating Format• CD• Download• Subscription
  4. 4. www.facebook.com/saveundershawA good contributionto the Holmesian legacy?FOR AGAINST• Very close to the canon• Wider production than basic ‘reading’audio books with multiple actors andmusic• Limited reach of audio format• English language only [conversion toother languages challenging]
  5. 5. www.facebook.com/saveundershawTo sum up...• High quality, traditional versions of Sherlock Holmes• Adaptations of successful new plays giving a chance formore fans to experience those performances• Wider distribution would be great as limited reachtoday compared to other adaptations“They alternate Conan Doyles original stories with talesby other writers, in a series of richly atmospheric andexciting dramas that shows no sign of flagging.”
  6. 6. www.facebook.com/saveundershawTo sum up...• High quality, traditional versions of Sherlock Holmes• Adaptations of successful new plays giving a chance formore fans to experience those performances• Wider distribution would be great as limited reachtoday compared to other adaptations“They alternate Conan Doyles original stories with talesby other writers, in a series of richly atmospheric andexciting dramas that shows no sign of flagging.”

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