The Importance of Being Earnest is the most renowned of Oscar Wilde’s comedies. It’s the story of two bachelors, John ‘Jack’ Worthing and Algernon ‘Algy’ Moncrieff, who create alter egos named Ernest to escape their tiresome lives. They attempt to win the hearts of two women who, conveniently, claim to only love men called Ernest. The pair struggle to keep up with their own stories and become tangled in a tale of deception, disguise and misadventure. The elaborate plot ridicules Victorian sensibilities with some of the best loved, and indeed bizarre, characters to be found on the modern stage. Join us for this riotous tale!
- November 22 & 23
- Doors open at 6:30 pm; Curtain at 7:00 pm
- The Ambrose School Auxiliary Gym
- $5 each or $20 per family
- Junior Class Concessions – treats, popcorn, and drinks!