About the Show/Event
Find the best The Importance of Being Earnest play tickets at Vaudeville Theatre, West End. Classic turn-of-the-century comedy of social manners. A very complicated plot that includes the famous "A Handbag!" line .. Jack Worthing is in love with Gwendolen Fairfax, daughter of the redoubtable Lady Bracknell, and cousin of his friend Algernon. They cannot wed until the mystery of his parentage (he was found in a handbag on Victoria Station) is resolved. Algy discovers that Jack has a pretty young ward, Cecily, living at the Manor and visits her pretending to be Jack's fictitious (and wicked) brother Ernest.
Age Advisory: 8+
Performers Sophie Thompson (Lady Bracknell), Jeremy Swift (Reverend Chasuble), Pippa Nixon (Gwendolyn Fairfax), Fiona Button (Cecily Cardew), Pippa Nixon (Gwendolyn Fairfax), Stella Gonet (Miss Prism).
Author Oscar Wilde. Company Classic Spring Theatre Company. Director Michael Fentiman. Design Madeleine Girling. Costume Gabriella Slade.