Special event

Oscar Wilde: Lecture

February 3, 1882

Alternate Title Oscar Wilde: Lecture: The English Renaissance
Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description Oscar Wilde, modern LGBTQ + icon, touched down in New York harbor in January of 1882 and complained that the Atlantic had been disappointingly tame. By the time he stepped on BAM’s stage that February, he lectured on The English Renaissance to an audience of 1,800. 
Identifier 1882s.SE.00003
Season 1881-1882
Venue176-194 Montague Street
top billingOscar Wilde