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The Importance of Being Earnest
Oscar Wilde

The Importance of Being Earnest (1895) , now considered Wilde's masterpiece,  was first performed on 14 1895, at St James's Theatre in London, Wilde's second collaboration with George Alexander, the actor-manager. During rehearsal Alexander requested that Wilde shorten the play from four acts to three, which the author did. The Importance of Being Earnest remains his most popular play.

On Murdoch Mysteries, it is also very popular with the Art Direction team and/or the writers . . .

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