Dromio

Dromio

Dromio of Ephesus; Dromio of Syracuse. [Br. Lit.: Comedy of Errors]
See: Twins
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The comedy follows two pairs of identical twins, Antipholus of Syracuse and Antipholus of Ephesus, and their servants, both named Dromio.
Taking place in the city of Ephesus, the plot details the arrival of Antipholus of Syracuse and his servant, Dromio of Syracuse, in what audiences quickly clock as the home town of their identical twin brothers, Antipholus of Ephesus and his servant, Dromio of Ephesus.
This fantastical comedy follows two pairs of identical twins, Antipholus of Syracuse and Antipholus of Ephesus, and their servants, who are both named Dromio.
The plot revolves around twin brothers separated at birth, both called Antipholus, and twin servants likewise separated and both called Dromio.
Antipholus and Dromio arrive from the neighbouring province of Syracuse but, unknown to them, Ephesus plays host to their identical twin brothers, separated at birth.
Puck is a servant, like clowns such as the Dromio brothers, but the emphasis on his sharp intellect allows him to infuse his submissive role with a quiet autonomy.
Joseph Chance and Dan Wheeler will play the twin Antipholus brothers in The Comedy of Errors, with debutants Matthew McPherson and Will Featherstone as their respective long-suffering twin servants, both called Dromio.
Into this run-down piazza come Antipholus of Syracuse and his manservant, Dromio of Syracuse, baffling those familiar with the strangers' resident lookalikes, Antipholus and Dromio of Ephesus.
Joseph Chance and Dan Wheeler will play the twin Antipholus brothers in The Comedy of Errors, with Propeller debutants Matthew McPherson and Will Featherstone as their respective long-suffering twin servants, both called Dromio.
In her view, "[t]he banter between Antipholus and Dromio [.
In this passage, Dromio of Syracuse, wandering about in Ephesus, is attempting to escape from the rotund kitchen maid Nell, who believes that he is her husband, Dromio of Ephesus.
Beginning May 28, the gay thespian will be playing Dromio opposite Hamish Linklater's Antipholus for a five-week run of William Shakespeare's The Comedy of Errors in Central Park.