The Importance Of Being Earnest

The Importance Of Being Earnest

Written by: Oscar Wilde 

Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carre    1/10/1997 - 1/26/1997 (schedule)

Category:  Comedy · Community

Photo Gallery (4 images)
 
 
 

An undisputed classic by Oscar Wilde, "Earnest" was originally produced and performed shortly before the trial which ended Wilde's career, his social standing, and his life. This was the second production of this play at Le Petit (both directed by Stocker Fontelieu), and only the third Wilde play produced in the theatre's history.
The plot centers around two friends in London at the end of the 18th century: John Worthing (Vatican Lokey), a wealthy society gentleman, and his dear friend Algernon Moncreif (Leon Contavesprie), a penniless social butterfly ushered in by the Worthing butler (Walter Bost). Both Jack and Algernon ...Read More

Total performances: 13

Cast
Gemma Denmark.... Cecily Cardew *
Lara Grice.... Gwendolyn Fairfax *
Leon Contavesprie.... Algernon Moncreif *
Vatican Lokey.... John Worthing *
Abby Lake.... Miss Prism
Pauline Prelutsky.... Lady Bracknell
Walter Bost.... Merriman / Reverend Chausible
*=featured role

Staff
Stocker Fontelieu ....  Director
Vatican Lokey ....  Publicity
Edward R. Cox ....  Poster Design

Notes: [LPT #
References: Hale; Media
Record created by: mcahill
This record is part of the 'Cahill Archives'


NOTE: StageClick.com is a free website controlled by its users from all over the world. The information on StageClick.com is entered by its registered members using show programs, newspapers, the internet or other reference materials as a source. Therefore, this page may not be an accurate or complete representation of this production or the people listed in the credits. Most likely, the credits listed here were entered by someone involved in this production.
If you were in this production and would like to update this page, or create/claim your own profile, you can register for free.