"A trivial comedy for serious people"
The Importance of being Earnest
by Oscar Wilde
Directed by Rich Keitel (bio)
All photos are by Rebecca S. Antel
The Pittsburgh Stage
Pittsburgh City Paper
Preview: March 7, 2014
Production: March 8 - March 16, 2014
Student Matinees : Tuesday thru Thursday March 11, 12, 13 at 10:00 am
Two young men, in order to impress their two young ladies, pretend that their names are “Ernest.” But who is Earnest? Will the secret that has been hidden for years finally be revealed?
Behind the Scenes Special
Designing the Set - LEARN MORE
Thank you to Whole Foods for providing all the delicious food props for this production! Yum, yum!
Ebook - http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/844
On-line text - http://www.hoboes.com/FireBlade/Fiction/Wilde/earnest/
Two young men, in order to impress their two young ladies, pretend that their names are “Ernest,” But who is Earnest? Will the secret that has been hidden for years finally be revealed?
“The auditorium was filled with laughter and joy as cast and crew of “The Importance of Being Earnest” took center stage” Daily Emerald. Considered Wilde's best play, many hail it as the greatest stage comedy of all time.
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