Image credit: Pierre Toussaint

Much Ado About Nothing

Mildura Arts Centre presents
Bell Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing
By William Shakespeare
Director James Evans

Claudio and Hero are deeply in love. Beatrice and Benedick would rather swap sassy insults than sweet nothings.

Much Ado About Nothing is a saucy and razor-sharp battle of wits between the bickering Beatrice and Benedick, who wield words as weapons, their banter betraying their love for each other.

Claudio however is quickly consumed by envy and his idyllic world threatens to come tumbling down as he humiliates Hero. Beatrice and Benedick must join forces to defend true love – even if they can’t recognise it in themselves.

But will truth and honesty win the day, and does love really conquer all?

Much Ado About Nothing is one of Shakespeare’s contemporary comedies where romance is thwarted by dastardly plots, misinformation, false accusations, broken promises, and bumbling cops. Or is it?

For school bookings contact the Box Office (03) 5018 8330 from 10am to 5pm daily.

This project has been assisted by the Australian government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body.


Wednesday 21 August
Location: Mildura Arts Centre
Time: 8pm
Duration: 140 minutes (interval)
Tickets: Full $40 | Concession $38 | 25 and under $32 | Group 8+ $32pp
Mildura Rural City Council and Mildura Arts Centre

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