The Importance of Being Earnest

David Suchet rehearses his Lady Bracknell for West End Earnest
Adrian Noble's production opens at the Vaudeville Theatre on 24 June follows a UK tour
First look at David Suchet as Lady Bracknell in The Importance of Being Earnest
Adrian Noble's production of Oscar Wilde's play opens at the Vaudeville in July
The Importance of Being Earnest (Tour-Bath)
There's a distinct whiff of why in this uninspired production of The Importance of Being Earnest.
Lady Windermere's Fan (King's Head Theatre)
By Jane Martin
Lady Windermere's social circle is transplanted to the 1930s in this elegant production from Ruby In The Dust
The Importance of Being Earnest (Frinton)
Since Edith Evans' iconic performances, immortalised on film in the 1950s, the role of Lady Bracknell has become the lynch-pin of each new production of Wilde's comedy.
The Importance of Being Earnest (Harold Pinter Theatre)
Lucy Bailey's revival of Oscar Wilde's classic has a concept which doesn't quite work
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A quieter week than normal in the West End, Chichester open their new Festival Theatre
David Suchet to play Lady Bracknell in West End Importance of Being Earnest
The production will be directed by Adrian Noble and open next summer
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The Importance of Being Earnest (Bishop's Stortford)
Anne Morley-Priestman finds elements of Contexture's production lacking in consistency.