Shakespeare LIVE!

The Comedy of Errors

Appropriate for grades 3 and up.

Curriculum Connections: Language Arts, Shakespeare, Theatre Performance & Critique, British Writers, Poetry (Verse, Metaphor, Irony, Wit)

Bookmark and Share

Click here to download the program.

Shakespeare’s hilarious slapstick comedy springs to life in this brand new offering from Shakespeare LIVE!  Two sets of identical twins, mistaken identities, colorful characters and a madcap chase sequence conspire to make this caper a thrill for students and teachers alike!

Call 973-845-6742, or EMAIL to book a performance!


Shakespeare LIVE! is supported by Shakespeare in American Communities: Shakespeare for a New Generation, a national program of The National Endowment for the Arts in cooperation with Arts Midwest. The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey is one of 42 professional theater companies selected to participate in Shakespeare for a New Generation, bringing the finest productions of Shakespeare to thousands of middle- and high-school students in communities across the United States. This is the eleventh year of Shakespeare in American Communities, the largest tour of Shakespeare in American history. For more information on Shakespeare for a New Generation, please visit

Additional funding for Shakespeare LIVE! is provided by The Investors Foundation, Johnson & Johnson, The Provident Bank Foundation, and the Turrell Fund.

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey’s programs are made possible, in part, by funding from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, as well as funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.  Additional major support is received from The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, F. M. Kirby Foundation, The Edward T. Cone Foundation, The Shubert Foundation, CTW Foundation, and Drew University, as well as contributions from numerous corporations, foundations, government agencies and individuals.