Casting announced for The Importance of Being Ernest

The final show of Classic Spring's Oscar Wilde Season, The Importance of Being Earnesthas just announced its cast. The Victorian play is set to premiere at the Vaudeville Theatre on 20 July 2018 and it is widely considered to be one of the funniest plays ever written in the English language.

This Michael Fentiman production is set to star Jeremy Swift (Downton Abbey, ITV) as Reverend Chasuble, Olivier Award winner Sophie Thompson (Four Weddings and a Funeral, Guys and Dolls) as Lady Bracknell, Fiona Button (The Split) as Cecily Cardew, and Sinéad Matthews (Hedda Gabler, Absolute Hell) as Gwendolyn Fairfax.

Don't miss the final installment of the Oscar Wilde Season! The Importance of Being Earnest will run until 20 October 2018! Book now to get the best seats in the house!


Purchase your tickets to see The Importance of Being Earnest here.


Nicholas Ephram Ryan Daniels

Ephram is a jack of all trades and enjoys attending theatre, classical music concerts and the opera.


Related news

Government confirms live theatre can continue and will be exempt from curfew

Posted on | By Jade Ali |

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has given theatres the go-ahead to continue with social distancing measures. It was furt... Read more

Here's what the cast of SIX have been up to since lockdown

Posted on | By Nicholas Ephram Ryan Daniels |

Fans have been losing their heads with excitement over the long-awaited homecoming of SIX. The musical anno... Read more

London Hairspray cast to perform on Britain's Got Talent

Posted on | By Nicholas Ephram Ryan Daniels |

The London cast of Hairspray will be appearing on Britain's Got Talent this weekend, it has b... Read more

Follow us for instant updates and special offers

Sign up to our mailing list and be the first to hear about new West End shows and exclusive ticket discounts. We value your privacy. You can unsubscribe at any time. But we hope you won’t!