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Meet “Irene Adler” July 25

Laura F. Keyes will portray “Irene Adler, The Only Woman to Outsmart Sherlock Holmes” Thursday, July 25 at 6:30 p.m.

Irene Adler was an opera prima donna, adventuress, and actress. To Sherlock Holmes, she was always simply “The Woman.” Meet the only woman who out-smarted the world’s greatest detective, and discover why she had such a profound impact on his life and career. Hear the famous tale of their meeting from her own lips, and maybe you’ll learn why Dr. Watson doesn’t write about too many women in his stories.