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'Comedy of Errors' in Central Park: What did the critics think?
'Comedy of Errors' in Central Park: What did the critics think?

With a cast that includes Jesse Tyler Ferguson of ABC's "Modern Family," the Public Theater's new production of Shakespeare's "The Comedy of Errors" debuted this week at the Delacorte Theatre in New York's Central Park. The production, which is part of the Public's annual Shakespeare in the Park, moves the action of the play to the 1940s and gives it a madcap, New York-inflected spin, complete with fedoras, jazz dancing and gun-wielding nuns. Ferguson and co-star Hamish Linklater each play two roles -- twin servants and dukes who were separated at birth and get caught up in a farcical adventure based on mistaken identity.  Directed by the...

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