The Comedy of Errors

Part of the Globe Theatre’s 2023 Summer Season; THE COMEDY OF ERRORS

Seeing isn’t always believing…

Globe Associate Artistic Director Sean Holmes (The Tempest, A Midsummer Night’s Dream) directs Shakespeare’s madcap comedy about long-lost siblings and mistaken identities.

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What is The Comedy of Errors about?

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.

Ticket Information

Tickets available for performances from 12 May – 29 Jul 2023

Running Time


Cast & Creatives

William Shakespeare (Writer), Sean Holmes (Director)

Content guidance: The play contains themes of misogyny, racism and offensive language. 

Booking Period

12 May - 29 Jul 2023

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Venue Information

Globe Theatre

21 New Globe Walk, London SE1 9DT

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Nearest Tube/Rail Station

Blackfriars/ Mansion House (10 minute walk). London Bridge / Southwark/ Central Line (15 minute walk).


45, 63, 100 to Blackfriars Bridge; 15, 17 to Cannon Street; 11, 15, 17, 23, 26, 76 to Mansion House; 381, RV1 to Southwark Street; 344 to Southwark Bridge Road

Nearest Car Parks

There is an NCP car park on Thames Exchange on the north side of Southwark Bridge

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