New Production of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest to Open in West End, Followed by National Tour

By Mark Shenton
21 Mar 2014

A new production of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest is to begin performances June 27 at the West End's Harold Pinter Theatre, prior to an official opening July 17, for a run through Sept. 20. It will tour to Bath, Brighton, Aylesbury, Richmond and Birmingham.



Presented by The Bunbury Company of Players, Lucy Bailey will direct a cast that includes Rosalind Ayres, Niall Buggy, Martin Jarvis, Christine Kavanagh, Cherie Lunghi and Siân Phillips.

The production is designed by William Dudley. The company writer is Jeremy Brett.

To book tickets for the West End run, contact the box office on 0844 871 7622 or visit http://www.atgtickets.com.