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Oscar Wilde's 
The Importance of Being Earnest

Our weather team is constantly monitoring the weather for each show and will make a decision at 4pm on the day of the performance. All social media outlets will be updated as well as an email sent to all ticket holders for that night. We can't wait to see you at the show! - The JRTC Team



Longacre of Appomattox*

1670 Church Street, Appomattox, VA, 24522

 (434) 664-7101

*Longacre has several rooms available for overnight stay during each weekend of the show. Turn your night at the theatre into a night away and fully immerse yourself in the "English Countryside!" Book your stay through Longacre's website linked above.

Dates & Time

May 13, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22, 27, 28 & 29 at 7:30pm


Special Performances

Trump Winery

June 3 & 4, 2022 @ 7:30pm

Trump Winery
100 Grand Cru Drive, Charlottesville VA 22902

James River Theatre Company is excited to partner with Trump Winery in Charlottesville, Virginia to present The Importance of Being Earnest at the Pavilion! Use the link below for ticketing information and to pre-order a Summer Picnic for Two.

Join us for wine and a Wilde time at the Winery!

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Cast & Crew

Director - Evelyn McLane
Stage Manager - Christina Crouch
Assistant Stage Manager - Lauren Gabler
Assistant Stage Manager - Tobi Laukaitis
Costume Designer - Katie Munson
Substitute Stage Manager - Jonathan Brennan

Jack Worthing - Harrison Reed
Gwendolen Fairfax - Maggie Quick
Algernon Moncrieff - Chad Marriott
Cecily Cardew - Melissa Knapp
Miss Prism - Gretchen Eckert
Lady Bracknell - Cindy Phillips
Reverend Chasuble - Greg Aldrich
Lane/Merriman - Morrissa Mae Scott

Important Information

We will be performing outside in the garden at Longacre Inn- seating is first come-first served, and is BYOLC (bring your own lawn chair!). Please feel free to also bring picnic baskets, blankets, snacks, pizzas, or drinks!

Tickets are non-refundable unless an event is cancelled; please follow us on Facebook and Instagram for the most up-to-date information should there be concerns about the weather. 

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