The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde

Presented by Firehouse Center for the Arts at Firehouse Center for the Arts, Newburyport MA

Nov 09 - 18
The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde

John Worthing, a carefree young gentleman, is the inventor of a fictitious brother, “Ernest,” whose wicked ways afford John an excuse to leave his country home from time to time and journey to London.

When in London Worthing stays with his close friend and confidant, Algernon Moncrieff. John, under the name Ernest, has won the love of Algernon’s cousin Gwendolen, for she strongly desires to marry someone with the confidence-inspiring name of Ernest. But when he asks for Gwendolen’s hand from the formidable Lady Bracknell, John must reveal he is an orphan, left in a handbag at Victoria Station.

Lady Bracknell insists that he produce at least one parent before she

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES *

  • Nov 16, 2018 at 08:00 pm - 10:00 pm (Fri)
  • Nov 17, 2018 at 08:00 pm - 10:00 pm (Sat)
  • Nov 18, 2018 at 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Sun)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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