The Importance Of Being Earnest

by Oscar Wilde

14-24 September 1994

       

 

Synopsis

Two young gentlemen living in 1890's England have taken to bending the truth in order to put some excitement into their lives. Jack Worthing has invented a brother, Earnest, whom he uses as an excuse to leave his dull country life behind to visit the ravishing Gwendolyn. Algy Montcrieff decided to take the name 'Earnest' when visiting Worthing's young and beautiful ward, Cecily at the country manor. Things start to go awry when they end up together in country and their deceptions are discovered - threatening to spoil their romantic pursuits.

 
Cast
Lane Tony Tait
Algernon Moncrief Darryl Oldfield
Jack Worthing Tommy Honey
Augusta, Lady Bracknell Kate Horsfield
Hon Gwendolen Fairfax Samantha Comfort
Cecily Cardew Abby Govier
Miss Laetitia Prism Caroline Stevenson
Rev Canon Casuble D D Noel Dowrick
Merriman Dougal Stevenson
Footman Cliff Thomas
   
Crew
Director Barbara Heath
Stage Manager Woody Horsfield
Prompt Warrick Procter
Wardrobe Sue Miller, Kythie Morris, Judy Wilce
Millinery Kythie Morris
Set Design Eric Heath
Set Construction Eric Heath, Woody Horsfield
Lighting John Govier
Sound Jeff Jackson
Props Pamela Campbell
Photographer Geoff Marshall
Box Office Julia Tait
Front of House Cheryll Shoesmith
Publicity Pat Liddell, Maureen Aitken
Bookings Julia and Tony Tait

 

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