THE PROGRAM
Nebraska Shakespeare brings you films inspired by Shakespeare's life and plays. Following each film, a discussion covering the film and the interpretation of Shakespeare's texts is led by Vincent Carlson-Brown, NS Artistic Director and guest scholar, D. Scott Glasser, Professor and Theatre Coordinator at UNO's School of the Arts. The 2018 Shakespeare On The Silverscreen series will be presented at Aksarben Cinema (67th and Center).


THE FILM
The Comedy of Errors (2009) | Not Rated | 86 m
Two sets of identical twins, accidentally separated at birth, are miraculously brought together as adults, but not before creating confusion throughout the town of Ephesus. The Royal Shakespeare Company and Told by an Idiot's performance is geared toward young audiences and perfect for the whole family.


THE PLAYERS
CREATIVE TEAM
Paul Hunter Director
William Shakespeare Writer
Michael Vale Designer
Iain Johnstone Music
Hayley Carmichael Associate Director

CAST
David Carr  Egeon
Dyfan Dwyfor  Dromio of Ephesus
Mariah Gale  Courtesan
Richard Katz  Antipholus of Syracuse
Debbie Korley  Luciana
Jonjo O'Neill  Dromio of Syracuse
Dharmesh Patel  Angelo
Peter Peverley  Balthasar
Sophie Russell  Abbess
James Traherne  Solinus
James Tucker  Antipholus of Ephesus

FACTS AT A GLANCE:
WHAT:
Screening of the 2009 Royal Shakespeare Company and Told by an Idiot's, The Comedy of Errors, filmed live by Digital Theatre+. A discussion follows.

WHERE:
Aksarben Cinema
2110 S 67th Street

WHEN:
Wednesday, February 28, at 6:00 PM

RUNTIME:
1 hour, 26 minutes

COST:
FREE ADMISSION
Any donations accepted will support NE Shakespeare's year-round programming.

TICKETS:
N/A

KID FRIENDLY?
YES. No sitter needed! This production was created for young audiences, but is hilarious for adult viewers as well!

GET THE BEST EXPERIENCE:
Arrive a little early to get the best seats, stick around after for engaging discussion, and take advantage of Aksarben Cinema's delicious concessions!



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