CBC Drama Special The Comedy of Errors

CBC Drama Special The Comedy of Errors

Borrowing from the Latin comedy The Twins, Shakespeare created this farce for the Christmas festivities of 1594. Fun is the primary aim of this romantic comedy which tells of the complications which follow when a merchant, Aegeon, enters the enemy state of Ephesus. He hopes to reunite his family years after the shipwreck which split two sets of twins and separated him from his wife. The quick flowing action and racy dialogue are a reflection of commerce and life along the Elizabethan Thames.

  • 1989
  • 01:16:23
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
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