The Comedy Of Errors - The BBC Shakespeare Collection DVD - NEW & SEALED
The Comedy Of Errors
"O villain, thou hast stol'n both mine office and my name!
The one ne’er got me credit, the other mickle blame."
Starring Roger Daltry, Michael Kitchen, Cyril Cusack and Charles Gray...
The arrival and arrest of Egeon in Ephesus brings a family crisis into focus. For elsewhere in the city, his son Antipholus and his slave Dromio are seeking their respective twins – lost to them 25 years earlier, in a shipwreck. While mistaken identities mark their progress around the city, Egeon has just 24-hours to find the thousand-mark ransom needed to save his life...
Roger Daltrey and Michael Kitchen star in an exhilarating production of one of Shakespeare’s most vibrant and sparkling comedies. As the play unfolds, he sends his characters through a tale of mistaken identity, assumed personas, hilarious machinations and whimsical family relationships – with the audience always one step ahead.
In 1978, the BBC set itself the task of filming all of William Shakespeare's plays for television. The resulting productions, renowned for their loyalty to the text, utilised the best theatrical and television directors and brought great performances from leading contemporary actors. The full listing of plays are shown below.
We have all the other DVDs available in this series which is part of William Shakespeare - A Complete Collection a BBC production of Shakespeare plays from 1978-1985 starring a list of some of our best loved actors and actresses such as Sir Laurence Olivier, Sir John Gielgud, Helen Mirren, John Hurt, Felicity Kendall, John Cleese, Diana Rigg, the list goes on and on...
PLEASE NOTE : This is the official and original Full Size DVD case version produced for the UK market - NEW and SEALED
- Certificate Parental Guidance (General viewing, but some scenes may be unsuitable for young children)