The Importance of being Earnest

The Importance of being Earnest


Thursday 17th August 2023


The Importance of being Earnest

Doors open at 17:00

Show starts at 18:00

As a part of Open-Air Theatre Tour of UK and Ireland 2023.

Adult Ticket £18.00  
Child/Student/Carer (under 2's FREE)


Family Ticket £50.00

Chapterhouse Theatre Company is proud to present Oscar Wilde’s finest and best-loved romantic comedy. With a cast of unforgettably larger than life characters, the delightful Cecily, the roguish Algernon and the formidable Lady Bracknell are sure to keep you wildly entertained! Picnic with friends and family and enjoy this exquisite new production of Wilde’s hilarious tale of doubles lives and mistaken identities presented in full period costume.

Picnic with family and friends in the historic surroundings of the Chester House Estate for the perfect evening of magical theatre in magical surroundings.

"Don’t miss...the perfect evening" The Daily Express

“Chapterhouse Theatre Company really do know how to engage an audience of all ages, their excellent adaptations are creative and entertaining.” Derbyshire Times

“Worth catching them whatever the show, wherever they go” Northern Echo

Car Parking :

We have two car parks at the Estate, one for blue badge holders and those with accessibility needs and one that is our standard car park. Please ensure you park in the correct car park.

Lime Avenue: Disabled and accessibility parking – Link to Map - two minute walk to main courtyard

Claudius Way: Main Visitor Car Park – Link to Map - 15 minute walk to main courtyard.