News: Extension announced for digital production of The Importance of Being Earnest

It has been announced that the critically acclaimed digital production, The Importance of Being Earnest will extend for 10 days only, completing its run on Friday 14 May. Co-produced by the Lawrence Batley Theatre in Huddersfield and The Dukes, Lancaster the adaptation has been written by Yasmeen Khan and directed by Mina Anwar. The Importance... Continue Reading →

Review: The Importance of Being Earnest, Lawrence Batley Theatre and The Dukes (online)

There have been numerous adaptations of The Importance of Being Earnest over the years, from stage and radio productions to film and television versions. But the Lawrence Batley Theatre and The Dukes’ new digital production brings Oscar Wilde’s classic bang up to date and into a world of instagram, an obsession with likes and, of... Continue Reading →

Interview with Tom Dixon

The Lawrence Batley Theatre and The Dukes new digital co-production of The Importance of Being Earnest brings Oscar Wilde's classic play up to date and transfers the action up north. I caught up with actor Tom Dixon, who plays Algy, to find out more. How did you first get into theatre?I was prone to hosting... Continue Reading →

News: The Lawrence Batley Theatre and The Dukes announce co-production of The Importance Of Being Earnest

The Lawrence Batley Theatre in Huddersfield and The Dukes, Lancaster have today announced that they will co-produce a digital adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s classic comedy, The Importance of Being Earnest. Adapted for the digital medium by Yasmeen Khan and directed by Mina Anwar, the production will transpose the original narrative of Wilde’s play to the cobbles... Continue Reading →

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