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    Review: “The Importance of Being Earnest” by Oscar Wilde//Trinity Players.

    "It’s the sort of production that would make even the most timid want to get involved in Oxford drama – and that’s in earnest." Hari Bravery reviews the Trinity Players' recent production of Oscar Wilde's classic farce, 'The Importance of Being Earnest.'

    Review: ‘The Picture of Dorian Gray’ – A Portrait of Theatre...

    "Like the portrait tapping into the existence of its sitter in the original Wilde story, so is this year’s Dorian sucked into his online ego." Eleanor Zhang discusses the virtual production of Oscar Wilde’s enduring story of vanity, desire and self-deception.

    Have I heard that somewhere before?: i’m thinking of ending things...

    Kaufman is confronted with the impossibility of forming a new idea in a world where everything has been thought before, by someone else

    Oscar Wilde’s Ring Returns to Magdalen College

    A solid gold ring given as a gift of friendship by Oscar Wilde to his friend William Ward has been returned to Magdalen College...

    Review: The Importance of Being Earnest

    Yii-Jen Deng reviews 'The Importance of Being Earnest' at Teddy Hall.

    Sensuality In Strauss’ ‘Salome’

    "Salome’s kiss is undoubtedly an extreme example, a sensual climax of an obscene kind, but musically important nonetheless, and a moment that illuminates its preceding pages of music."

    Going Wilde in America

    “Audiences deserted his lectures, Harvard students mocked his outfits, and his failures left him drunk and dejected." Reviewing Michele Mendelssohn's 'Making Oscar Wilde'.
    five woman dressed in old-fashioned upper class dresses sitting in a garden setting; there is a chaise long, a sofa and a table with chairs

    Review: A Woman of No Importance – ‘the best Wilde production...

    With a terrific cast, a splendid setting, and a deft handling of the script, Magdalen Players' take on A Woman of No Importance proves to be a fourth week delight
    A group of four young women and a young man rehearsing a scene from a play. There is a picture of Oscar Wilde on a wall in the background

    Preview: A Woman of No Importance – ‘promises an informed, thorough...

    Magdalen Players reimagine Oscar Wilde's melodramatic comedy in fourth week
    An illustrated portrait of Huysmans sat in a room.

    Urban Decay

    Exploring the metropolis in 1890s Decadent literature and its origins in Baudelaire and Huysman