Much Ado About Nothing

Cast: 6f 18m

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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

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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.

Cast: 6f 18m

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

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:

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

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Also by Josie Rourke:

Writing Music for the Stage

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