The Importance of Being Earnest

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Presented by Irish Repertory Theater and Goodwood Museum & Gardens at Goodwood Museum and Gardens, Tallahassee FL

Mar 31 2019
Apr 18 2019
The Importance of Being Earnest

Oscar Wilde’s comedy satirizing the upper classes in Britain during the Victorian Era is staged as promenade theater with the audience following the action to different parts of the Goodwood campus.

Oscar Wilde, an Irishman, turns his brilliantly biting wit on the foibles of the Victorian-era aristocracy through the romances of two oh-so-proper gentlemen, Jack and Algernon, and their chosen paramours, Gwendolen and Cecily, who have their own curious ideas about what love requires. Add an overbearing Lady Bracknell with definite views of propriety (at least until huge sums of money are added), and the play becomes a recipe for social commentary filled with laughter.

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Performances with Reception: $25, Performance with Rev Cafe Dinner (Friday, April 5): $50

Contact: 850-339-4659



Additional time info:

March 31: Wine and Cheese Reception at 1:30 pm

April 3: Wine and Cheese Reception at 6:30 pm

March 31: REV CAFE Dinner at 6:30 pm, Doors open at 6:00 pm

Thursday, April 11: Wine and Cheese Reception at 6:30 pm

Friday, April 12: Wine and Cheese Reception at 6:30 pm

Thursday, April 18: Wine and Cheese Reception at 6:30 pm

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Goodwood Museum and Gardens

1600 Miccosukee Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32308

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The Museum’s main entrance is located off Miccosukee Road, just East of Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare. The Museum’s back entrance can be accessed off Surgeons Drive.

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