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    The Importance of Being Earnest

    Presented by at The Cannon Theatre

    June 3 - June 19, 2010


    The Importance of Being Earnest

    Whenever Jack Worthing slips away to London from his Hertfordshire estate he says he is going to see his (fictitious) wayward brother Ernest. Once there, he keeps his privacy by calling himself Ernest - luckily so as his beloved Gwendolen declares she could only love an Ernest. Her cousin Algernon is the one person who knows Jack's secret and one day he travels down to the estate, announcing himself to Jack's attractive ward Cecily as bad brother Ernest. Cecily is much taken with him and with his name, so on Jack's return home and Gwendolen's unexpected arrival it becomes clear there are both too many and too few Ernests earnestly courting.

    The Cannon Theatre

    410 Great Road
    Littleton, MA 01460

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    Admission Info:

    Adults: $15 Seniors/Students: $10 Children: $8

    General Day and Time Info:

    Thurs, Fri, Sat @ 7:30pm 1pm and 7:30pm on 6/12

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    • Event Name: The Importance of Being Earnest
      4.5 out of 5 stars rating "A Must See!"
      Review posted by: BB from Bolton, MA, Jun 15, 2010

      I have always loved this play, and seeing it again at this great black box theater was just exceptional. The sets are amazing, and the cast tight---and Oscar Wilde is still just as good, 115 years... Expand

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