Oscar Wilde’s An Ideal Husband

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Oscar Wilde’s An Ideal Husband


Venue

Raffertys Theatre

Dates

13 October - 21 October 2018

Event Type

Cinema Screening

OSCAR WILDE’S AN IDEAL HUSBAND

A new production of the Rolls-Royce of English comedies, Oscar Wilde’s An Ideal Husband, filmed live at the Vaudeville Theatre in London’s West End, is coming to Riverside’s big screen.

This entertaining and still topical play brings an act of political sin into the heart of the English home. As an ambitious government minister, Sir Robert Chiltern’s smooth ascent to the top seems assured until Mrs Cheveley appears in London with damning proof of his previous financial chicanery. Directed by Jonathan Church, the talented ensemble cast includes real-life father and son Edward and Freddie Fox, Frances Barber, Nathaniel Parker, Sally Bretton and Susan Hampshire.

★★★★★“Perfection… Could have been written yesterday.” – British Theatre
★★★★ “Fantastic Mr Foxes.” – The Times
★★★★ “Incredibly funny.” – Telegraph
★★★★ “Absolutely superb.” – Times
★★★★ “Enchantingly comic.” – Independent
★★★★ “Brilliant… a stylish revival.” – Guardian
★★★★ “Masterful performances.” – Evening Standard
★★★★ “A sharp critique of social hypocrisy.” – Financial Times
★★★★ “A masterpiece of cheeky charm.” – WhatsOnStage
★★★★ “Beautifully played and cast… a stellar joy.” – London Theatre

Classification: E – Exempt from Classification
Distributor: Sharmill Films

Dates & Times:
Saturday 13 October 2018 at 6pm
Sunday 21 October 2018 at 4:30pm

Photos by Marc Brenner


Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband

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Ticket Options

Members Adult $22
Members Concession $19
Members 30 Club $19
Adult $25
Concession $22
F/T Student $16
Transaction fees apply
Screen $1.65

Duration

Approximately 2 hours 40 minutes (Including interval)


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