Shakespeare in the Pines: The Comedy of Errors
The Highlands Center for Natural History and Laark Productions, in partnership with El Gato Azul, present the 11th Annual Shakespeare in the Pines: The Comedy of Errors. Experience Shakespeare at the Highlands Center’s beautiful outdoor amphitheater. Proceeds support nature-based educational programs for children.
Laark Productions, in partnership with the Highlands Center for Natural History, present the 11th annual Shakespeare in the Pines: William Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors. June 2024.
The Comedy of Errors
Friday and Saturday, June 14 & 15 and June 21 & 22
Gates open at 5:30 pm for picnic dinners and the Amphitheater seating is available starting at 6:00 pm. Show starts at 7:00 pm.
Act One, scene one: Enter EGEON, a merchant from Syracuse whose life is
forfeit and the DUKE who will have him beheaded by the end of the day. A sad
story of SHIPWRECK and lost family follows…
Two sets of twins separated in their childhood grow up in two separate cities.
Inevitably, in ONE farcical day, BOTH sets of twins are reunited amongst a mad-
cap community of characters: the GOLDSMITH, the MAID, the rejected WIFE
and her SISTER…the EXORCIST, the MOTHER ABBESS and a host of others.
With all these characters and TWO sets of TWINS what could possibly go
The incredible optional meal from El Gato Azul promises to be delicious and includes all of the following.
Meats, Cheeses and Fruit Slices
Prosciutto, Chevre and Blackberry Jam Bruschetta
On French bread rounds
Sweet Potato Chips
Deep fried and crunchy sweet potato chips
Pesto, Salami, Cheese and Arugula salad on Focaccia bread
Pasta, artichoke hearts and onions in Italian sauce with parmesan cheese
Italian Wedding Cookies
Sweet almond cookies with powdered sugar
*A gluten-free option will be available.
Guests will be invited to dine on small tables scattered throughout the entirety of the James Family Discovery Gardens, to provide for an intimate dining experience within the beauty of nature.
The Box office will open soon.