Simone O’Kelly Reviews The Young King By Oscar Wilde


On this edition of The Arts Show, Maura Walsh chats to Simone O’ Kelly, who reviews The Young King by Oscar Wilde, as part of a project for the First Fairview Cubs. The Young King is part of the Dublin Theatre Festival’s Theatre for Children line up, at The Ark, Dublin 2

They chat on what would be Oscar Wilde’s the 164th birthday, as he was born on 16th October 1854. Ten year-old Simone, tells listeners about the story of The Young King, and what she thought of the performance and the theatre.  She takes us on a journey in wonder to a land of challenging choices and rich rewards.

Presenter: Maura Walsh

Interviewee: Simone O’Kelly

Broadcast: October 16th 2018