Stockard Channing to topline ‘Earnest’

Thesp will play Lady Bracknell in Dublin, Ireland show

Stockard Channing will topline a production of “The Importance of Being Earnest” staged in Dublin, Ireland by Rough Magic Theater Company.

Channing (“Grease,” “Six Degrees of Separation,” “The West Wing”) will play Lady Bracknell in the show, helmed by Lynne Parker at Dublin’s Gaiety Theater.

Show joins a lineup at the Gaiety that also includes new plays “Christ Deliver Us!” and “Bookworms,” as well as a return engagement of the legit adaptation of “The Shawshank Redemption” and a new staging of Brian Friel’s “Philadelphia, Here I Come!”

“Earnest” kicks off perfs June 2.

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