Gross Indecency: The Three Trials
Of Oscar Wilde
Gielgud Theatre, 12th March 1999
…the overriding poignancy of the story and the commanding strength of Michael Pennington’s
performance turns this into a dramatically charged and deeply moving experience.
He is excellent at catching Wilde’s pleasure in parading his own intellect.
-Independent on Sunday
…Pennington, in particular, is excellent perfectly catching Wilde’s descent, from
debonair assurance to blanched resignation, as the trials unfold…