Audiences and critics alike are loving THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, which announces its extension to 27 July.

With more opportunities to see this bold new take on this hilarious Oscar Wilde classic, director Josh Roche’s production invites audiences to the comedy of the season, where everything, including the rest of your life, hangs on the importance of being earnest. 


And don’t just take our word for it… 

☆☆☆☆☆ “This production…deserves to be seen by all” – West End Best Friend 

☆☆☆☆☆ “Simply a delight” – The Reviews Hub 

☆☆☆☆ “It is as Wilde should be” – The Times 

☆☆☆☆ “Roche’s production embraces its frivolously funny side” – The Stage 

☆☆☆☆ “This is a big pink glitter-bomb of a production that leaves you grinning from ear to ear.” – Manchester Evening News 


The brilliant cast features Parth Thakerar as Algernon Moncrieff, Robin Morrissey as Jack Worthing, Phoebe Pryce as Gwendolen Fairfax, Rumi Sutton as Cecily Cardew, Abigail Cruttenden as Lady Bracknell, Ian Bartholemew as Chasuble, Emma Cunniffe as Miss Prism and James Quinn as Lane/Merriman.  


The creative team for THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST includes Designer Eleanor Bull, Lighting Designer Johanna Town, Sound Designer Sam Glossop, Movement & Intimacy Director Sundeep Saini, Assistant Director and Recipient of the Hodgkiss Director Award Oliver Hurst, Production Manager Jacqui Leigh and Casting Director Amy Blair.