John Worthing is living a double life. To escape his responsibilities in the countryside, he creates a fictitious brother whom he must go to the city to rescue. While in the city, he changes his name to Ernest to woo and impress his love Gwendolen. All is going well until his best friend discovers his duplicitous identity and decides to try it for himself. Filled with love, comedy, and mistaken identity, it is sure to leave you laughing from beginning to end!