The Importance of Being Earnest
G95 min

Director: Anthony Asquith Starring:Edith Evans, Michael Redgrave, Margaret Rutherford Released:Sun 15 Oct 2023


OSCARIANA: A WILDE DUBLIN FESTIVAL is a new annual celebration of the life of one of Ireland’s most famous sons, OSCAR WILDE.

Oscar was born on October 16, 1854. The Oscariana festival will feature tours of his childhood home in Merrion Square, Oscar Wilde movies in cinemas across Dublin, performances of Micheál Mac Liammóir’s play on the life of Wilde, children’s fairytales from Oscar's childhood nursery, and an online musical and poetry event streamed from the Wilde family home in Dublin. For more details see

The Importance of Being Earnest - When Algernon discovers that his friend, Ernest, has created a fictional brother for whenever he needs a reason to escape dull country life, Algernon poses as the brother, resulting in ever increasing confusion.

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