The Importance of Being Earnest

Home » Newsroom » The Importance of Being Earnest

'The Importance of Being Earnest'- Oscar Wilde's best loved and most regularly performed comedy is to be given a classy up-date from Cheshire- based Consensus Theatre, when it arrives at Tarvin Community Centre on Saturday 25th April 2015.

Oscar Wilde

The innovative group have opted to set the play in the vibrant 1950s ."The 50s were about fun and that's what we're planning to create on stage" remarked Phillip Wade founder member of the theatre group.
"We don't have a director as such ,we all take responsibility and offer suggestions ,if they don't work we change them. It's a very refreshing way of working — and one which really brings out the best in us all as actors and in the characters themselves" says Sebastian Farrell, another founder member of the group.
The small group of experienced and well-seasoned actors from across the region will be performing Wilde's play at various venues over the next 9 months, concluding with a one night's performance at the Brindley in June 2015.
So, curtain up 7.30 @ Tarvin Community Centre, Saturday 25th April 2015.
Tickets £10. Available@ Tarvin Post Office or call 01829 74086800 or visit a.wilkinson@btinternet.com

Supporting The Neuro Foundation and Macmillan Cancer Support

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

THR Dale farm Donation Scan_20180913 (2)
Mon 17 Sep 6:00am  |  hits: 156

In December 1991 a cheque for £800 was donated by Dale Farm, Tarvin to Tarporley War Memorial Hospital.The amount was raised by a fancy dress walk organised by Tony Ankers who presented it to Sister Janet Featherstone, watched by Dr Sandy Campbell and some of Dale Farms employees who took part in the...

Mens finalists Graham Bunting and Peter Nosworthy 20180909_152336
Sat 15 Sep 6:00am  |  hits: 106

On Sunday, 9 September, Tarvin Tennis Club held its annual Finals' Day which is the culmination of the Club Tournament which runs throughout the summer.It was well attended and spectators were able to both enjoy the tennis which was of a high standard and the catering provided by the finalists and committee members.There were some serial winners playing as well as members who have joined...

Cardtable2 (1)
Sun 16 Sep 6:00am  |  hits: 105

The Community Centre has recently renovated some card tables and would love them to be used on a regular basis. Years ago, whist drives were a very popular and regular feature in the live of the Community Centre and card tables were purchased to enable this. However, the popularity of whist waned over the years, and the tables got pushed further and further back under the stage, dusty, neglected...