Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde

When:
September 12, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
2019-09-12T19:30:00-05:00
2019-09-12T19:45:00-05:00
Where:
Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre
3927 Main St
Kansas City, MO 64111
USA
Cost:
$15 - $54
Contact:
Emily Kennebeck
816-569-3226
Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde @ Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre | Kansas City | Missouri | United States

Publicly accused of sodomy, renowned writer Oscar Wilde comes under legal scrutiny as a perpetrator of “the love that dare not speak its name”. Drawing on historic so6urce material, GROSS INDECENCY explores the moment that broke the greatest dramatist of the Victorian era.

“A triumph… sweeps away cobwebs and distortions, allowing complex, credible human beings to emerge from history.” —Washington Post.
“Stunning…taut, shattering, yet delightfully exuberant…altogether fascinating.” —NY Newsday.