Much Ado About Nothing (West End edition)
Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781848422001Publication Date:
17 May 2011
Size: 198mm x 129mm£6.99 £5.59You save £1.40 (20%)
First Staged:
This version: Wyndham's Theatre, London, 2011

Much Ado About Nothing (West End edition)

By William Shakespeare Edited by Robert Hastie and Josie Rourke

Paperback £6.99£5.59

A consummate romantic comedy that dramatises the battle of the sexes with a dazzling display of Shakespeare's wit and wordplay.

Two young lovers, Claudio and Hero, are about to be married, but the devious scheming of a resentful Prince looks set to thwart the nuptials. Meanwhile, marriage seems inconceivable for reluctant lovers Beatrice and Benedick, whose constant witty sparring threatens to keep them apart for ever.

The official tie-in edition published alongside the 2011 production at Wyndham's Theatre, London, starring David Tennant as Benedick and Catherine Tate as Beatrice.

In addition to the version of Shakespeare's text as performed in the production, this volume also includes extensive material about how the production was conceived and developed, interviews with its cast and creative team, design sketches, an extract from the original score, and a rehearsal diary.

Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781848422001Publication Date:
17 May 2011
Size: 198mm x 129mm£6.99 £5.59You save £1.40 (20%)

Also by William Shakespeare:

Romeo and Juliet
King Lear
Twelfth Night
All's Well That Ends Well
Richard II
Much Ado About Nothing
Henry IV Part I
Edward III
The Winter's Tale
Romeo and Juliet
Thomas More
Queen Margaret
Julius Caesar
Richard III
Henry IV Part II
The Tempest
The Merry Wives of Windsor
Henry V
As You Like It
The Winter's Tale
Cardenio
Richard III (West End edition)
Othello
Macbeth
Hamlet
Shakespeare on Theatre
Measure for Measure

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Also by Josie Rourke:

Writing Music for the Stage

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