Importanceernestgrove
3.3 / 5 Rated by 9 members
Review from Peter
14 events 3 reviews

Excellent production - top notch talent! Of course, it doesn't hurt that it was written by Oscar Wilde!

reviewed Jun 03 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
5 events 3 reviews

I was so confused by this. We got free tkts (except svs chg)so I almost didn't respond, but,this beautiful theatre with a rich history, celebrity visits, etc. juxtaposed with such an abysmal production doesn't jive. This is one of my favorite...continued

reviewed Jun 08 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Ida R.
32 events 15 reviews

My friend Laura and I enjoyed the show. I have seen this show done several times before. This cast was well chosen and seemed to enjoy their roles.

reviewed Jun 10 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from QMCS
18 events 10 reviews

Since this play was written in the late 1800's and in 'English' English, you have to pay attention but it was well done and very enjoyable. Not everyone's 'cup of tea' perhaps because you have to follow the dialog and you have to think about what...continued

reviewed Jun 08 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from cre8ting
14 events 10 reviews

Some of the characters spoke a little too fast since it was in English accents.

reviewed Jun 08 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from kdsnail
13 events 3 reviews

The two main men characters, Algie and Jack, were played with superior talent, as well as the two main female characters, Cecily and Gwendolen. However, I'm not sure if it was the director's fault but the TIMING was off somehow. Given that the...continued

reviewed Jun 08 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Karen
7 events 3 reviews

The actors were very polished and delivered their lines with skill and humor.

reviewed Jun 09 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
1 event 1 review

I believe that the director took too broad an interpretation of Wilde's play. It was presented as a farcical, melodramatic rendition rather than the commentary on Victorian upper society that Wilde intended. Actors knew their lines and the set...continued

reviewed Jun 10 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
1 event 1 review

It was very entertaining , my bf liked it a lot . For me it was a little boring towards the middle but then it got all interesting towards the end and I was wide awake. I loved the way Oscar Wilde portrayed the women, very dramatic but quite...continued

reviewed Jun 09 2012 report as inappropriate