The AlphaNYC Theater Company revives this pulsating 'ad-rap-tation' of William Shakespeare's 'The Comedy of Errors,' set in modern-day New York. More…
This madcap farce of sex, money, and mistaken identity is equal parts play and rap concert. It seamlessly weaves the classical text with a contemporary hip-hop score reminiscent of Run DMC, Ja Rule, and Eminem to create a slick and inventive new theatrical experience.
See it if You want a modern hilarious take on the classic Shakespeare play.
Don't see it if You prefer Shakespeare to be done traditionally and don't like off- color jokes.
See it if you want an easy-to-understand take on Shakespearean plays and plots
Don't see it if you're a Shakespeare purist, you want a tight production with high spectacle
See it if you like new innovative takes on classic tales involving rapping, humor, and clever staging and presentation.
Don't see it if you don't like adaptations to the classic Shakespeare tale.
See it if You want a thinking man's comedy. This is definitely the precursor to Hamilton.
Don't see it if You have no appreciation for Shakespeare. The Brilliance will be lost on you.