Much ado about nothing continues at 8 pm on june 9, 10 and 11 and july 12, 15 and 20 all performances are free all performances are free details at wwwkyshakespearecom. Jealous and vengeful, don john sets out to destroy the marriage between claudio and hero by making false accusations of infidelity, an accusation that the trusting claudio readily accepts on the slimmest evidence to protect his honor, a word repeated about twenty times throughout the play. Much ado about nothing : a comedy, william shakespeare (1564-1616) much ado about nothing is a comedy by william shakespeare thought to have been written in 1598 and 1599, as shakespeare was approaching the middle of his career. Review of much ado about nothing (2012) by nicholas h (285) on 24 sep 2013 the shakespearian language mixed with the modern look was a bit distracting and surreal, and though amy acker was wonderful, nobody else. Much ado about nothing is a 1993 british/american romantic comedy film based on william shakespeare's play of the same nameit was adapted for the screen and directed by kenneth branagh, who also stars in the film.
Much ado about nothing - festival theatre, chichester posted by: the reviews hub - south east in drama , review , shakespeare , shakespeare 400 , south east 07/10/2016 comments off on much ado. Much ado about nothing review by paul d - branagh has attracted a very worthwhile to watch cast for this simple shakespeare adaptation however it does look good and is has a few cinafilm has over four million movie reviews and counting. Much ado about nothing 1993 this 1993 film version of shakespeare's play is a colorful, ebullient romp, with a cast made up of british and american actors, as is often the case with major cinematic shakespeare offerings.
A play like much ado about nothing is all about style i doubt if shakespeare's audiences at the globe took it any more seriously than we do it is farce and mime and wisecracks, and dastardly melodrama which all comes right in the end, of course, because this is a comedy. Joss whedon's adaptation of much ado about nothing doesn't do much wrong but it isn't doing much to stand out either most of the acting is decent and the heart of the play is there, so it's funny but it doesn't change the fact that it looked cheap to me. Physical fireworks much ado about nothing, directed by matthew dunster, at shakespeare's globe, london photograph: tristram kenton for the guardian the summer of love season heats up at the. Much ado about nothing is an exercise in indie filmmaking by one of today's best everyone seems to be enjoying themselves making this film, especially whedon who has made a very clever. Off broadway review: 'much ado about nothing' at shakespeare in the park stars lily rabe and hamish linklater take time to click, but the music and the set design make magic in this outdoor.
Much ado about nothing is a faithful, pleasant and enjoyable small-scale production of shakespeare's classic if you are in for the experiment, you'll likely be charmed by the result much ado about nothing is william shakespeare's classic comedic play about the nature of falling in love and the. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for much ado about nothing at amazoncom read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. The eavesdropping scenes - benedick in 23 and beatrice 31 - are certainly the comic core of much ado about nothing, and the scenes are wonderfully played by ivers and mellen. Review: 'much ado about nothing' jordan hoffman 06/03/2013 this review was originally published on september 9, 2012 as part of filmcom's coverage of the 2012 toronto international film festival. Much ado about nothing : a comedy, william shakespeare (1564-1616) much ado about nothing is a comedy by william shakespeare thought to have been written in 1598 and 1599, as shakespeare was approaching the middle of his career the play was included in the first folio, published in 1623.
It's like a cultural exchange: noted bard-botherer kenneth branagh makes a comic-book movie, geek god joss whedon adapts shakespeare's sharpest romantic comedy — one branagh has already. Much ado about nothing is a story that mainly revolves around the couple, hero and claudio the beginning scene is of several men, prince don pedro, claudio, benedick, returning to messina. Much ado about nothing - review joss whedon's california-set much ado, filmed in black and white over 12 days, is a charming and witty triumph philip french. Review - much ado about nothing - rose theatre kingston - 4 stars - almost a triumph, simon dormandy's 'much ado about nothing' proves both accessible and aspirational the production overflows with clarity as the clearly capable cast generally ignore shakespeare's iambs.
Much ado about nothing from the beginning to the end, i was comfortable with this movie the script mixed with the directing and the terrific acting created a glad feeling over this movie the script mixed with the directing and the terrific acting created a glad feeling over this movie. Much ado is arguably shakespeare's wittiest comedy, dealing as it does with the feigned antipathy of its talkative, bantering protagonists, confirmed bachelor benedick and spirited beatrice, whose. Our audiences love our all-female production of much ado about nothing - only until 27 october . Much ado about nothing has never been one of my favourite shakespeare plays i have seen some dreadful productions this production has made me see it in another light, the jokes seemed new and.