Review: ‘A Man of No Importance’ Walks on the ‘Wilde’ Side

Avon Players Theatre is wrapping up their 2014-15 season with the musical A Man of No Importance. Based on the 1994 film of the same name starring Albert Finney, I was tempted to watch the movie beforehand to familiarize myself with the story, but decided against it, which proved to be a wise move. The story takes place in Dublin and centers around theatre-obsessed bus conductor Alfie Byrne played by Dave Springer. No stranger to theatre, by day Springer teaches the subject at Eisenhower High … [Read more...]