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The Original Theatre companies production of The Importance of Being Earnest is witty,charming and hilarious. Being one of my favourite Oscar Wilde productions I waited with bated breathe to see what direction this production would take last night and I was not disappointed. 268 more words
Yes, this gets 5 stars! I reserve this rating for the classics that stand the test of time, and Earnest earned it! This is a novella, easily read in a few hours. 355 more words
It’s always amazed me how insults delivered with an upper-class English accent don’t sound so harsh.
For instance, “I never saw anybody take so long to dress, and with such little result,” which appears in Act II of the laugh-a-minute comedy “The Importance of Being Earnest” by Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde. 696 more words
On This Day …Born on October 16, 1854 in Dublin, Irish writer Oscar Wilde