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The Importance of being Earnest



Mar 8 - Mar 16, 2014
The New Hazlett Theatre Center for Performing Arts

Performances are typically 2 hours long.

Showtimes: Friday & Saturday @ 8:00 PM
Sunday @ 2:30 PM

 

"A trivial comedy for serious people"

The Importance of being Earnest

The Importance of being Earnest

by Oscar Wilde
Directed by Rich Keitel (bio)

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All photos are by Rebecca S. Antel

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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!
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.

Official website of Oscar Wilde
http://www.cmgww.com/historic/wilde/
Biography of Oscar Wilde
http://www.biography.com/people/oscar-wilde-9531078

Epigrams of Oscar Wilde
http://www.quotationspage.com/quotes/Oscar_Wilde/

Books and plays by Oscar Wilde
http://www.literaturepage.com/authors/Oscar-Wilde.html