Dundalk actors take play to Dublin stage

Dundalk actors Stephen Burns and Matt Murphy have been invited back to the Viking Theatre in Dublin to perform their production ‘The Importance of Being Wilde’ which was last played to packed houses last March.

Dundalk actors Stephen Burns and Matt Murphy have been invited back to the Viking Theatre in Dublin to perform their production ‘The Importance of Being Wilde’ which was last played to packed houses last March.

This comical play is based on the life and works of Oscar Wilde and contains excerpts from ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’, ‘An Ideal Husband’, ‘The Picture of Dorian Grey’ and ‘The Ballad of Reading Gaol’.

If you wish to join Stephen Burns and Matt Murphy as they explore the life of Oscar, tickets cost 10 euros and can be booked by contacting 087-1129970.

The play will be performed later this month.

If you can’t make the trip to Dublin to see the boys then don’t worry as they will be performing ‘The Importance of Being Wilde’ here in Dundalk.

The local actors will be performing the play on Friday, March 15 and Saturday, March 16 in the A. V. Theatre at the County Museum at 8pm.

Tickets available at the door.

Come along and celebrate St. Patrick’s weekend by exploring the life, loves, triumphs and tragedies of Ireland’s greatest wit.

Such is the scope of the material that it brings to life the Wilde of great feeling as well as the Wilde of great art.

A production not to be missed.