The Comedy of Errors - Globe - Tickets On Sale

The Comedy of Errors - Globe - Tickets On Sale

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Available to 29 July 2023

See double this summer as The Comedy of Errors, Shakespeare’s madcap comedy about long-lost siblings and mistaken identities, unravels in the Globe Theatre. Two sets of twins are separated by a shipwreck and end up in rival cities. After twenty years apart, they inadvertently cross paths and set in motion a series of chaotic events that hurtles towards an extraordinary finale. Seeing isn’t always believing.

The Story

Take one pair of estranged twin brothers (both named Antipholus), and one pair of estranged twin servants (both named Dromio) – both pairs separated at sea. Add a dash of mistaken identity and throw them into a city with a reputation for sorcery, and you have all the ingredients for theatrical chaos…

Shakespeare’s Globe’s Touring Ensemble present a trio of plays exploring the themes of refuge and displacement, performed as a touring production would have been staged in the 17th century, with a stripped back set and a small, versatile troupe of actors.

The Cast

Taking on multiple roles across all three plays, our talented international cast will unravel these timeless tales of those who have crossed seas and lost their families, are seeking new homes, and finding out what belonging truly means to them.

The Touring Ensemble will be performing The Comedy of ErrorsPericles and Twelfth Night in the Globe Theatre at various points throughout the summer – including during Refugee Week – and for five performances only will also give the audience the chance to vote for which of the three plays they want to see in our exhilarating Audience Choice performances.





Shakespeare's Globe,
21 New Globe Walk,

How to get there

The bank of the River Thames, London (UK), in the Bankside Cultural Quarter

21 New Globe Walk, SE1 9DT.

  • Toilet
  • Wheelchair accessibility
  • Paid parking nearby 

Thursday 8th June 2:00 PM and Saturday 24th June 2:00 PM

Audio Described Performance: Wednesday 14th June 2:00 PM

Relaxed Performance: Saturday 17th June 2:00 PM

Signed Performances: Saturday 24th June 2:00 PM and Friday 14th July 7:30 PM

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