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The Importance of Being Earnest   

Vanderbilt Theatre, (1/12/1939 - circa. 3/1939)
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Opening Date: Jan 12, 1939    
Closing Date: Mar 1939 Total Performances: 61

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival
Setting: Algernon Moncrieff's flat in Half Moon Street, London, W. The garden at the Manor House, Woolton. Drawing room of the Manor House, Woolton.


Production Staff
Produced by Richard Aldrich and Richard Myers; Produced in association with Albert Tarbell
Written by Oscar Wilde
Staged by Estelle Winwood
Scenic Design by Watson Barratt
General Manager: Pierce Power-Waters
Stage Manager: Phyllis Perlman and Fred Bolton
Orchestra under the direction of Maurice Nitke
Press Representative: Phyllis Perlman
Cast
Clifton Webb
John Worthing, J.P.
Of the Manor House, Woolton, Hertfordshire
Hope Williams
Miss Prism
Miss Cardew's governess
Estelle Winwood
Lady Bracknell
A. G. Andrews
Merriman
Butler to Mr. Worthing
Ainsworth Arnold
Reverend Canon Chasuble, D.D.
Rector of Woolton
Florence McGee
Cecily Cardew
John Worthing's ward
Guy Spaull
Lane
Mr. Moncrieff's man-servant
Helen Trenholme
Honorable Gwendolyn Fairfax
Lady Bracknell's daughter
Derek Williams
Algernon Moncrieff