The Importance of Being Earnest

Ohio Shakespeare Festival

Akron, OH
Professional Theatre

By: Oscar Wilde

April 28 - May 15, 2022

Show Description:

The outrageous, romantic, classic comedy by Oscar Wilde all about marriage, morals, good looks, and other deeply important things.

Mistaken identities, quippy dialogue, high tea, and a happy ending make for the perfect spring evening.

Staff and Cast

Director: Nancy Cates



8pm Thursdays
8pm Fridays
8pm Saturdays
2pm Sundays (
5/1 is Pay What You Will performance)


$15 - $50

(330) 574-2537

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Health and Safety Guidelines

- We are no longer enforcing mask-wearing in the theatre.

- We will not require proof of vaccination status or negative test results for these performances.

- If you would like to request socially distanced seating, you may do so by contacting the box office directly at 330-5-SHAKES or email

Content Advisories

There are no content advisories for this production.


Greystone Hall
6th Floor
103 South High Street
Akron, OH 44308