The Comedy of Errors (Barbican)
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The Comedy of Errors (Barbican)
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The Comedy of Errors (Barbican) London Reviews and Tickets

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Slow, Quirky, Funny, Confusing, Fluffy

The Royal Shakespeare Company's new production of Shakespeare's fairytale farce.

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12 Reviews | 1 Follower
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Funny, Confusing, Fluffy, Quirky, Slow

See it if You're a native English speaker and you're a fan of Shakespeare plays

Don't see it if You don't quite get English jokes or don't like self explaining conversations on the stage

Critic Reviews (3)

The London Evening Standard
November 24th, 2021

Breen’s production is serious about being funny, which means each scene is carefully designed to squeeze every inch of laughter out of its audience.
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Time Out London
December 2nd, 2021

But the play’s a thin vehicle for all this plush furnishing and for a short piece, it has a long runtime. I was impressed by the talent and energy on display but I found myself wishing they’d picked a different play to lavish it on.
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The Arts Desk
November 25th, 2021

There are plenty of laughs and lots to look at, and if you concentrate very hard this noisy, busy Comedy of Errors helps drown out the existential doubt for a couple of hours.
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