The Importance of Being Earnest - Shaw Festival Theatre

The Importance of Being Earnest
The Importance of Being Earnest
In love, the most important thing is to be yourself. Or someone else.
Festival Theatre
May 18 - October 9
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Synopsis

Subtitled A Trivial Comedy for Serious People, Oscar Wilde’s last and greatest play concentrates all his incredible wit and observation into a dazzling satire of  Victorian attitudes. All the tricks of romantic comedy and farce are employed to present us with a portrait of the most absurd people we will ever meet – ourselves.

Technical Credits
By Oscar Wilde
Directed by Tim Carroll
Set designed by Gillian Gallow
Costumes designed by Christina Poddubiuk
Lighting designed by Kevin Lamotte
Original music and sound designed by James Smith
Age recommendation
12+
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Nov 6: Governors Council and Premier $1000+
Nov 8: Sustaining, Contributing and Business $400+
Nov 11: Supporting $200+
Nov 13: Annual $100+
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