Played for the first time at the St. James's Theatre, on Thursday, February 14th, 1895

Sunday, December 24, 2006

Cast of Characters

Played for the first time at the St. James's Theatre, on Thursday, February 14th, 1895


CHARACTERS


 JOHN WORTHING, J.P., of the Manor House, Woolton, Hertfordshire        -Mr. George Alexander

ALGERNON MONCRIEFF, his friend                                                            -Mr. Allan Aynesworth

REV. CANON CHASUBLE, D.D., Rector of Woolton.                                    - Mr. H. H. Vincent


MERRIMAN, butler to Mr. Worthing                                                                -Mr. Frank Dyall

LANE, Mr. Moncrieff's man-servant                                                                -Mr. F. Kinsey Peile

LADY BRACKNELL[1] [2]                                                                                   -Miss Rose Leclercq

HON. GWENDOLINE FAIRFAX, her daughter                                                -Miss Irene Vanbrugh

CECILY CARDEW, John Worthing's ward                                                        -Miss Evelyn Millard

MISS PRISM                                                                                                        -Mrs. George Canning






ACT I. Algernon Moncrieff' s Rooms in Half-Moon Street, W.


ACT II. The Garden at the Manor House, Woolton.


ACT III. Morning-room at the Manor House, Woolton.


Rob Storrs