The comedy of errors is one of william shakespeares early plays it is his shortest and one of his most farcical comedies with a major part of the humour coming from slapstick and mistaken identity in addition to puns and word play the comedy of errors is along with the tempest one of only two shakespearean plays to observe the aristotelian principle of unity of time that is that the . About the comedy of errors the acclaimed pelican shakespeare series edited by a r braunmuller and stephen orgel the legendary pelican shakespeare series features authoritative and meticulously researched texts paired with scholarship by renowned shakespeareans. The comedy of errors has the reputation of being one of shakespeares early plays and along with it the baggage and presumption of being unsophisticated silly immature or sophomoric as opposed to later plays which are considered more thoughtful and developed think the winters tale or the tempest we will be . The pelican edition of shakespeares the comedy of errors includes an introduction to the play and notes on the text the oregon shakespeare festival will be preforming the comedy of errors during the 2019 season. From the director alan paul like all the great romance plays in shakespeares canon the comedy of errors begins with a shipwreck and while this play is all the things you might think of first zany gags physical comedy mistaken identities and goofy hijinks it also contains so many of the ideas that shakespeare brings to full fruition later in his career the reunion of twins in
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