De Profundis

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During his sentence in Reading Gaol, Oscar Wilde wrote a letter to his lover, agonising over the lack of contact. It is perhaps the greatest love letter ever written. Read More >

During his sentence in Reading Gaol, Oscar Wilde wrote a letter to his lover, agonising over the lack of contact. It is perhaps the greatest love letter ever written, filled with a torrent of accusation, passion and eventually reconciliation. A century later De Profundis remains an astonishing tour-de-force of self analysis. Reviving his National Theatre performance from 2000, Corin Redgrave reads De Profundis.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 16/06/2008

Closing Night: 01/10/2008

Running time: 50min

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Cast & Creative

Cast

Corin Redgrave

Creative

Director - Richard Nelson

Producer - National Theatre

Author - Oscar Wilde