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The Importance of Being Earnest archiveClassic 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.
Performers Dilys Laye (Lady Bracknell), Anna Northam (Gwendolen Fairfax), Mark Healy (Jack Worthing), Patrick Romer (Lane and Merriman), Caroline Trowbridge (Cecily Cardew), Giles Fagan (Algernon Moncrieff, Charlotte West-Oram (Miss Prism), Roger Swaine (Rev Chasuble).
Author Oscar Wilde. Director Ben Crocker. Design Tim Heywood. Lighting Jon Primrose.

The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of Being Earnest (Play) production archive for QTIX code T1996506211. Details of all The Importance of Being Earnest archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S3690

Archive Listings

7 Oct 99
to
30 Oct 99
Northcott Theatre
Exeter
Devon

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