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A recreation of the final cross-examination of Wilde by Sir William Carson at the famous trial of the Marquis of Queensbury, a dramatic exchange that cost Oscar his freedom and reputation. This text has been meticulously reconstructed by Oscar’s grandson, Merlin Holland, and is presented with his kind permission and blessing.

RELATED PERFORMANCES AND EVENTS:

OSCAR WILDE FAIRY TALES

IN THE COMPANY OF OSCAR WILDE

 

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