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Why Watch The Comedy of Errors?

  • Shakespeare's famous fairytale farce is back in a new avatar, with the Royal Shakespeare Company's 'The Comedy of Errors.'
  • Expect beautiful Acappella sounds, costumes from the 1980s, and a generous sprinkle of visual jokes.
  • The star-studded cast includes Toyin Ayedun-Alase, Jonathan Broadbent, Antony Bunsee, Alfred Clay, and Hedydd Dylan, among others.

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Show Details

Age Suitability

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West End’s Barbican Theatre will once again host The Royal Shakespeare Company with the Comedy of Errors, Shakespeare’s ever-popular fairy-tale farce. The star-studded cast includes Toyin Ayedun-Alase, Jonathan Broadbent, and Antony Bunsee. Directed by Phillip Breen, it features design by Max Jones, lighting by Tina MacHugh, music by Paddy Cunneen, sound by Dyfan Jones, movement by Charlotte Broom, and fights by Renny Krupinski.

The Story

At the beginning of the play, we are introduced to a father who is stuck in a country where the government is making hasty decisions regarding travel. Someplace else a wife realizes that her husband is not the man she thought he was. Meanwhile, a child sets out in search of his estranged brother. This larger-than-life show has everything from good humor to acapella sounds!

Show Timings

  • Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri: 7:15 PM
  • Thu & Sat: 1.30 PM & 7:15 PM

Cast & Crew

  • Leading Roles: Toyin Ayedun-Alase, Jonathan Broadbent, Antony Bunsee, Alfred Clay, Hedydd Dylan, William Grint, Greg Haiste, Avita Jay, Zoe Lambert, Guy Lewis, Dyfrig Morris, Baker Mukasa, Patrick Osborne, Rowan Polonski, Nicholas Prasad, Riad Richie, and Sarah Seggari
  • Direction: Phillip Breen
  • Music: Paddy Cunneen

  • To be announced.
  • Please keep in mind that theatre does not have an age classification organization. This means that all age recommendations are subjective. Please use your judgment while purchasing tickets for any show.

The Comedy of Errors tickets are available now!

Book your online tickets for The Comedy of Errors play and secure your seats now! Watch a fun, lively production at the Barbican Theatre, London.

Booking Period: From 16 Nov - 31 Dec 2021

Tickets Redemption

  • Contactless E-tickets will be provided for online check-in.
  • You will receive an email confirmation with your The Comedy of Errors voucher instantly. Please display the same on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID. No need to take a printout.
  • Online Venue Check-In: Please note you will be contacted by the venue 48 hours before the performance with instructions on how to check-in and retrieve your e-ticket.

Cancellation & Refunds

  • Tickets cannot be refunded, amended or rescheduled.

The Barbican Theater

Also home to the London Symphony Orchestra, the Barbican is located in Northern London. The Barbican is owned, managed, and funded by the City of London Corporation, which happens to be London's third-largest arts funder. The theatre first opened its doors to the public in 1982 when it was inaugurated by Queen Elizabeth II.

Seating Capacity: 1,158

West End Theatre Seating Plan will help you find the best seats in the theatre.

Getting There

Facilities & Accessibility

Additional Information

Address: Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS

Tube: The nearest tube stations to the theater are Barbican, St Paul’s and Moorgate.

Bus: For buses to Aldwych and the Strand - 4, 56, 153.

Available Facilities: Wheelchair accessible, In-house bar, Coat Check, Restrooms, Parking

Accessibility: Barbican Theatre welcomes disabled guests and strives to make the show accessible for everyone

Security: Please be aware that for your comfort and security all audience members will be subject to security checks upon arrival at the Barbican Theatre.

Dress Code: Smart and casual wear is recommended. Keep in mind, the theater is air-conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.

Outside Food: Outside food is strictly prohibited inside this venue.

FAQs | The Comedy of Errors

How can I buy tickets to the West End show The Comedy of Errors?

You can book online tickets to The Comedy of Errors from 16 Nov- 31 Dec 2021.

How much are the tickets for The Comedy of Errors?

The ticket price for The Comedy of Errors will vary with the seats you choose. However, tickets can be purchased at prices starting from £26.67.

What age is The Comedy of Errors appropriate for?

The age suitability of The Comedy of Errors will be announced soon.

How long is The Comedy of Errors?

The duration of The Comedy of Errors will be announced soon.

When is the opening date of The Comedy of Errors play in London?

The Comedy of Errors will start playing in the Barbican Theatre from 16 Nov 2021.

Where is the West End show The Comedy of Errors playing in London?

You can watch the West End show The Comedy of Errors at the Barbican Theatre, London.

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Are there accessible tickets for The Comedy of Errors?

Yes. Since the Barbican Theatre welcomes disabled guests and strives to make the show accessible for everyone, viewers can purchase accessible tickets for The Comedy of Errors.

Are cheaper tickets available for The Comedy of Errors?

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