Edward and Freddie Fox is set to star in the next production in Dominic Dromgoole’s Oscar Wilde season at the Vaudeville Theatre, An Ideal Husband. The play is set during a dinner party at the home of Member of Parliament, Sir Robert Chiltern and his wife Lady Gertrude Chiltern. The guests include their close friend and bachelor Lord Goring, Sir Robert’s sister Mabel, and Lady Gertrude’s school day nemesis Mrs Cheveley.
The Oscar Wilde season at the Vaudeville, which has already produced revivals of Lady Windermere's Fan and A Woman of No Importance and now continues with An Ideal Husband, feels like slipping into another age of luxurious chocolate box theatre. There's lots of soft-centred fondants that ooze wit, the occasional hard caramel of chewy perception, and perhaps an uncomfortable flavour you may... Read more