The Importance of Being Earnest
April 8-9 @ 6:55pm; April 10-12 @ 7:30pm
Category: Theatre Productions
by Oscar Wilde; Directed by Kurt Corriher
Catawba College's Theatre Arts Department will finish its 2013-2014 season with a production of The Importance of Being Earnest, a romantic comedy by Oscar Wilde. The play will run April 8 and 9 at 6:55 p.m., and April 10-12 at 7:30 p.m. in Hedrick Little Theater on campus.
Mistaken identity, doomed efforts to deceive, dramatic irony — all the standard ingredients of comedy, infuse this great English classic. Yet it's Oscar Wilde's mordant wit that makes The Importance of Being Earnest as topical today as it was a hundred years ago. Read more...