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Comedy of Errors, The

Synopsis
Video recording of Dominic Cooke’s 2011 production of The Comedy of Errors at the National Theatre, London with Lenny Henry as Antipholus of Syracuse and Chris Jarman as Antipholus of Ephesus.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
2011
Duration
140 (inc. interval)

Credits

Director
Dominic Cooke
Music
Gary Yershon
Production Design
Bunny Christie
Cast
Chris JarmanAntipholus of Ephesus
Lenny HenryAntipholus of Syracuse
Daniel PoyserDromio of Ephesus
Lucian MsamatiDromio of Syracuse
Claudie BlakleyAdriana
Adrian HoodOfficer
Clare CathcartLuce
Grace ThurgoodCourtesan
Ian BurfordSolinus, Duke of Ephesus
Joseph MydellEgeon
Jude Owusu1st merchant (Merchant)
Michelle TerryLuciana
Pamela NomveteEmilia (Abbess)
Paul BentallDoctor Pinch
Rene Zagger2nd merchant (Merchant)
Silas CarsonBalthasar
Tom AndersonJailer

Additional Details

Theatre
Olivier Theatre, National Theatre
Theatre company
National Theatre Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Contemporary
Plays
Comedy of Errors, The
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
The production was screened live in selected cinemas 1 March 2012 as part of the NT Live season. This screening is also archived by the National Theatre.

Archive

Name

National Theatre Archive

Contact
Archivist
Email
http://catalogue.nationaltheatre.org.uk/CalmView/ContactUsForm.aspx
Web
https://www.nationaltheatre.org.uk/about-the-national-theatre/archive External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7452 3135
Address
NT Studio
83-101 The Cut
London
SE1 8LL
UK

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