Something quite astonishing hits the audience, metaphorically speaking, as this version of ‘The Importance of Earnest’ begins – the site of Nigel Havers entering the stage wearing bright red Nike trainers (or sneakers for our American readers)! What’s more, he is totally in character!! Oscar Wilde set the play in the late Victorian era, so why then the Nike trainers, one might ask. We also see Martin Jarvis wearing Ray Ban sunglasses and there is a television screen being... Read more
Cast: Nigel Havers, Sian Phillips, Rosalind Ayres, Niall Buggy, Martin Jarvis, Christine Kavanagh, Cherie Lunghi. . Follows the story of two upper class bachelors, Algernon Moncrieff and John Worthing, who both create alternative identities in order to persue their intended love interests.