PHOTOS: The Old Globe’s Production of Oscar Wilde’s ‘The Important of Being Earnest’

Oscar Wilde's hilarious comedy "The Importance of Being Earnest" comes to The Old Globe this winter. The play centers around two carefree bachelors and their carefully hidden double lives, complete with wordplay and funny, unlikely situations. The play runs from Jan. 27 to March 4 at The Old Globe. Get a first look at the play ahead of its opening night in these production photos.

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(from left) Matt Schwader as John Worthing, Kate Abbruzzese as The Hon. Gwendolen Fairfax, Helen Carey as Lady Bracknell, Christian Conn as Algernon Moncrieff and Helen Cespedes as Cecily Cardew in The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, directed by Maria Aitken, running January 27 – March 4, 2018 at The Old Globe.
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(from left) Christian Conn as Algernon Moncrieff and Matt Schwader as John Worthing in The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, directed by Maria Aitken, running January 27 – March 4, 2018 at The Old Globe.
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Helen Carey as Lady Bracknelll and Christian Conn as Algernon Moncrieff in The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, directed by Maria Aitken, running January 27 – March 4, 2018 at The Old Globe.
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Kate Abbruzzese as The Hon. Gwendolen Fairfax and Matt Schwader as John Worthing in The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, directed by Maria Aitken, running January 27 – March 4, 2018 at The Old Globe.
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Christian Conn as Algernon Moncrieff and Helen Cespedes as Cecily Cardew in The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, directed by Maria Aitken, running January 27 – March 4, 2018 at The Old Globe.
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(from left) Helen Cespedes as Cecily Cardew and Kate Abbruzzese as The Hon. Gwendolen Fairfax in The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, directed by Maria Aitken, running January 27 – March 4, 2018 at The Old Globe.
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(from left) Matt Schwader as John Worthing, Kate Abbruzzese as The Hon. Gwendolen Fairfax, Helen Carey as Lady Bracknell, Christian Conn as Algernon Moncrieff and Helen Cespedes as Cecily Cardew in The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, directed by Maria Aitken, running January 27 – March 4, 2018 at The Old Globe.
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Jim Cox
(from left) Matt Schwader as John Worthing, Kate Abbruzzese as The Hon. Gwendolen Fairfax, Helen Carey as Lady Bracknell, Christian Conn as Algernon Moncrieff and Helen Cespedes as Cecily Cardew in The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, directed by Maria Aitken, running January 27 – March 4, 2018 at The Old Globe.
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(from left) Helen Carey as Lady Bracknell, Rodney Gardiner as The Rev. Canon Chasuble, Matt Schwader as John Worthing, and Kate Abbruzzese as The Hon. Gwendolen Fairfax in The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, directed by Maria Aitken, running January 27 – March 4, 2018 at The Old Globe.
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(from left) Helen Carey as Lady Bracknell, Rodney Gardiner as The Rev. Canon Chasuble, Matt Schwader as John Worthing, and Kate Abbruzzese as The Hon. Gwendolen Fairfax in The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, directed by Maria Aitken, running January 27 – March 4, 2018 at The Old Globe.
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Jim Cox
(from left) Helen Carey as Lady Bracknell and Rodney Gardiner as The Rev. Canon Chasuble in The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, directed by Maria Aitken, running January 27 – March 4, 2018 at The Old Globe.
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Jim Cox
Christian Conn as Algernon Moncrieff in The Importance of Being Earnest, by Oscar Wilde, directed by Maria Aitken, running January 27 – March 4, 2018 at The Old Globe.
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