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Importance of Being Earnest Reviews!

Bruiser's latest production, an updated version of Wilde's classic The Importance of Being Earnest opened to a sell-out audience on Friday in Belfast's The MAC Theatre. Find out what the critics and audience had to say about the show! Reviews 'Diana Ennis’s minimal yet effective set provokes thoughts of how the night is going to unfold. Flamboyance and fabulousness already seems evident. The perimeter of the stage surrounding the supine Wilde encompasses a circular staircase with spot-lit ottomans on each level.'- Culture Hub Magazine by Ciara Conway 'Standout performances are Ross Anderson-Doherty‘s Lady Bracknell and Richard Croxford’s Lady Prism. Bracknell’s fabulously decorated pompous p

Meet the Cast: Chris Robinson | Cicely Cardew

Born in Belfast, based in London Chris has worked extensively on the Irish, UK and Off-Broadway stage including Brendan At The Chelsea, Forget Turkey, Forget Turkey II (Lyric Theatre, Off-Broadway and tour), Carthaginians (Irish Tour), Over the Bridge (Finborough), Service (Theatre 503), The Gathering (Theatre Abandon), Miniaturists and A Bunch of Bees (Arcola). His Film/TV credits includeRegional, Variations, The Understudies, The Boys from County Hell, Breakfast on Pluto, Call of the Dragon, The Day Mountbatten Died, Teethgrinder and A Touch of Frost. Radio credits include two series of the award winning Don’t Make Me Laugh. He has recently returned from a ten month world tour as the Prese

Meet the Cast: Samuel Townsend | Gwendolen Fairfax

Samuel trained at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, graduating in 2014 with the Ian Fleming Award for Musical Theatre. His theatre credits include Aladdin (Stafford Gatehouse Theatre), Bill Humphries in 84 Charing Cross Road, (Salisbury Playhouse/Cambridge Arts Theatre), Flute in Midsummer Nights Dream (Middle Temple Hall), Silvius/Le Beau in As You Like It (Southwark Playhouse) and Gloumov in Too Clever By Half (Derby Guildhall). Samuel has also worked in television including roles in Doctors (BBC), The Royals (Lionsgate Television) and Giblets Boys (ITV).

Meet the Cast: Joseph Derrington | Algernon

Since graduating in 2014 from The School of The Arts, University of Northampton Joseph has worked across Voiceover, Film, Theatre and Television. He has worked with directors such as Laurie Sansom (current artistic director of the Scottish National Theatre), James Farrell (Nameless Theatre and associate director for the RSC) and Jamie Rocha Allan (assistant director for Frantic Assembly and associate director for the RSC). His theatre credits include: The Dumb Waiter (Maltings Arts Theatre, St Albans), The Bacche (Royal & Derngate) and The Crucible (Looking Glass). Television Credits include: Crimewatch (BBC), Birdsong (Working Title) and William and Mary (Granada Television). Other Credits

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