Comedy of Errors


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Comedy of Errors

based on Plautus’s Menaechmi, with two sets of twins. [Br. Lit.: Comedy of Errors]
See: Twins
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One of the earliest, and easily the shortest of Shakespeare's plays -- "which might have an appeal for some audiences," laughs Colin -- A Comedy of Errors is basically a modernised adaptation of Menaechmi by Plautus.
The Lord Chamberlain's Men has never performed The Comedy of Errors before, and I can't wait
His other son, Antipholus of Ephesus, has become a prominent citizen in the city, and the presence of his identical twin sons leads to confusion, and yes, a comedy of errors.
They perform The Comedy of Errors at Hall's Croft on June 20 and Manor House Museum on August 31.
In The Comedy of Errors, two sets of estranged twins, separated at birth, find themselves in the same city 25 years later.
In Shakespeare's most magical comedy, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Dan cross-dresses as Helena and in the farcical The Comedy of Errors he plays estranged twin, Antipholus of Syracuse.
The acclaimed Worcestershire-based theatre company has just embarked on a British tour with its award-winning production of A Midsummer Night's Dream and a revival of The Comedy of Errors.
CHICAGO: When the Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks program presents its sophomore effort, a streamlined The Comedy of Errors, July 25-Aug.
Take a good look at Hamish Linklater and Jesse Tyler Ferguson, the clown princes who are making a dazzling spectacle of themselves in Daniel Sullivan's madcap version of The Comedy of Errors at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park.
ANTICIPATION was close to fever pitch when Lanzarote met Comedy Of Errors in the 1974 Champion Hurdle, with neither camp prepared to contemplate defeat.
What follows is a comedy of errors, landing Danny in all sorts of trouble.
Well, after watching this quite astonishing performance you could say that the Comedy of Errors was the play what Shakespeare wrote.