25 Apr '13, 3am
Last chance to catch our staged reading of #GrossIndecency this Sun at 7.30pm. Tickets from Sistic.
On 28 April 2013 (Sunday), W!LD RICE will be presenting our final staged reading of Moisés Kaufman’s Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde , featuring our award-winning Earnest cast. The first staged reading on 21 April was a great success. The majority of the audience stayed back to engage in an intense discussion with the director and cast. We hope the session gave people much food for thought regarding the ongoing repeal of Section 377A of the Singapore Penal Code. Don't miss your last chance to check out the reading this coming Sunday! Synopsis In early 1895, the Marquess of Queensberry – the father of Oscar Wilde's young lover, Lord Alfred Douglas – left a calling card at Wilde's club bearing the phrase “posing somdomite”. (The misspelling is Queensberry’s own.) Wilde sued Queensberry for criminal libel. And thus began a series of trials that gripped Victor...