The Comedy Of Errors at the National Theatre.
Performances from 21 October 2015 until 6 November 2015 in the Temporary Theatre
Bijan Sheibani directs Shakespeare’s The Comedy Of Errors, in a new version by Ben Power for young audiences aged 8 – 12, with daytime performances in the Temporary Theatre from 21 October 2015 until 6 November 2015.
A fast-paced and energetic re-telling of Shakespeare’s hilarious and moving farce.
In a city celebrating carnival, two sets of identical twins seek each other amidst a riot of music and colour. Separated for many years, the brothers face comedic confusion, arrests, and multiple mistaken identities before a final joyful reunion.
Family workshops will be available during half term; see nationaltheatre.org.uk/families
Venue InformationNational Theatre, Upper Ground, London, London, SE1 9PX
Nearest Tube or Train: Waterloo (Jubilee line, Northern line, Bakerloo line)
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