Small cheer and great welcome makes a merry feast.
A man and his servant set off on an adventure to find each of their long-lost identical twins. A side-splitting farce that features some of Shakespeare’s most delightful tropes, “The Comedy of Errors” is performed here in a can’t-miss, one-night-only Original Practices special event.
Since 1958, the Colorado Shakespeare Festival has delighted audiences with professional theatre on the CU Boulder campus. Complete your Colorado summer with Shakespeare under the stars in the historic Mary Rippon Outdoor Theatre—complimentary seatbacks included.
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Performance date and time
Sunday, Aug. 6, 6:30 p.m. $28-$70
Save big with season tickets! This show is available as an add-on to other season ticket orders. Learn more
Single ticket discounts are available for preview night, groups (10+), youth (K-12), seniors (65+), students, active military and CU students and employees. Volunteer ushers get to see the show for free. Learn more
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Plan your visit
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