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Author: CU Theatre & Dance

A Salon Radio Play: “The Importance of Being Earnest,” by Oscar Wilde

Studio IV – Playing with Style present: “The Importance of Being Earnest,” by Oscar Wilde, A Period Style Salon Radio Play featuring: Grant Bowman, Samantha Cox, Kara D’Alessandro, Leandra Fishman, Bennet Forsyth, Greta Hooston, Lauren Perlis, Kinari Rima, Stephanie Saltis, Cody Snider, Mei Taylor with additional sound support by Sam Morin.

This four part script radio play script features 11 students playing multiple roles –in this iconic comedy as determined by the ensemble themselves.

All of the students in this class previously completed performance style units in Greek, Restoration/Moliere, and Poetic Realism in person prior to shifting their talents and curiosity towards a performance style being “wildly” adopted today and was first introduced in the early twentieth century – that of radio drama. Please join us as these students present their radio play performance.