The Importance of Being Earnest (version 2)

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde (1854 – 1900) was an Irish playwright, novelist, poet, and author of short stories. Known for his barbed wit, he was one of the most successful playwrights of late Victorian London, and one of the greatest celebrities of his day.

In Wilde’s classic play The Importance of Being Earnest, Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrieff discover the perils of love, assumed identities, and telling the truth. (Summary by Toby Paradis and Wikipedia)

LibriVox cast:
John Worthing, J.P.: Hans-Stefan Ducharme
Algernon Moncrieff: Simon Ferland
Rev. Canon Chasuble, D.D.: Toby Paradis
Merriman, Butler: Toby Paradis
Lane, Manservant: Toby Paradis
Lady Bracknell: Sarah A. Farnham
Hon. Gwendolen Fairfax: Nyssa Gatcombe
Cecily Cardew: Rebecca Bailey
Miss Prism, Governess: Eileen Nadeau
Sound Tech - Keagan Rae

Genre(s): Humorous Fiction, Plays

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Act One Group 00:37:49
Play 02 Act Two Group 00:44:39
Play 03 Act Three Group 00:25:13