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The Importance of Being Earnest
June 25 @ 7:30 pm
The play is one of the top five in popularity in the history of US theater and has been widely acclaimed on several continents. The play has been called “ a trivial comedy for serious people.” It was written by Oscar Wilde and first performed in 1895 in London. It is a farcical comedy in which the protagonists maintain fictitious personae to escape burdensome social obligations. It’s high farce and witty dialogue have helped make the play Wilde’s most enduringly popular play.