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Hailed as "Wilde's masterwork" by The New York Times, this stylish comedy of manners is the story of assumed names, mistaken lovers, and preposterous enchantment. A delightfully witty and light-hearted romp through Victorian society, two young bachelors pretend to be earnest - and Ernest - as they aim to win their ladies' hearts. Filled with some of the most famous quips ever written for the stage, come "treat all things trivial seriously and all the serious things of life with sincere and studied triviality!

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Lyric Stage Company, Broadway