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Los Angeles Times
'Much Ado About Nothing' at the Theatricum Botanicum is crowd-pleaser
An evening under the stars at the Theatricum Botanicum rarely disappoints. No exception to that general rule, "Much Ado About Nothing," playing in repertory in the theater's sylvan Topanga setting, is light of heart and deft of foot.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Deborah Staples is regal twice over at Illinois Shakespeare Festival
I received an early Christmas present in December, when Illinois Shakespeare Festival director Kevin Rich wrote me a long email describing Illinois Shakes' upcoming, three-play summer season, which would feature Milwaukee actors Matt Daniels, Todd Denning, Norman Moses and Deborah Staples - with two of the three productions being directed by the ... (more)
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Nigel Havers recaptures his youth
In 1982, Nigel Havers and Martin Jarvis appeared in Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest at the National Theatre.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Midsommer Flight's Outdoor Production of Much Ado About Nothing Opens Tomorrow
Midsommer Flight announces its third summer season of Shakespeare in the Park with the delightful comedy Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare and directed by Midsommer Flight's Founder and Producing Artistic Director Beth Wolf.
Reviews of park productions of ‘Much Ado’ and much more
Reviews of "Othello," "Much Ado About Nothing" and "Around the World in 8 Stories," all playing free and outdoors in parks around Puget Sound in the summer of 2014.
Eastern Daily Press
Photo gallery: There's Much Ado as Shakespearean comedy is performed at Norwich Cathedral
Shakespearean comedy and romance entertained a delighted audience on a sunny summer's evening at one of Norwich's most historic sites.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
You're the Worst': Cynicism run amok
Smack in the middle of their first sexual encounter in the amusing new FX comedy "You're the Worst," Gretchen says to Jimmy, "I don't know what I'm doing here.
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Bard actors fall in love all over again
Last year marked the debut of their six-year-old son Felix Rowley and seven-year-old daughter Zoe Koehn who appeared on stage in Macbeth with their parents for the first time.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Milwaukee has a big impact on Illinois Shakespeare Festival
A theater crowd from Milwaukee plays a major role in the festival, which opened over the weekend at the gorgeous theater on the grounds of the Ewing Cultural Center at Illinois State University in Bloomington.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Knoxville News Sentinel
Shakespeare on the Square presents "Much Ado About Nothing," "Titus Andronicus"
Allie Burns is Ursula, Audrey Kuykendall plays Hero, Raine Palmer is Margaret and Julianna Sanderson is Beatrice in the Tennessee Stage Company's production of "Much Ado About Nothing."
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Much Ado About Nothing at Okanagan Villa Estate Winery
This will be Shakespeare Kelowna's third outdoor summer Shakespeare play at the spectacular Vibrant Vine Winery Stage in the heart of East Kelowna's wine country.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Arc Theatre Stages Much Ado About Nothing at Shakespeare on the Ridge, Now thru 8/3
The Arc Theatre follows last year's 4-star and critically acclaimed "Twelfth Night" with Shakespeare's witty and dangerous "Much Ado About Nothing."
Much Ado About Nothing Runs Through 9/28 at Theatricum Botanicum
Romance, intrigue and crackling verbal wit. Will Geer 's Theatricum Botanicum continues its celebration of the Bard's 450th birthday when Much Ado About Nothing joins the All-Shakespeare Summer Repertory Season tonight, July 12. In one of the most exuberant and spirited battles of the sexes ever written, Beatrice and Benedick's verbal jousts are ... (more)
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Let Shakespeare make a player out of you
Melody Ruth , Diane Hardy and Leean Anetzer take on Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing" at an open public reading with the San Diego Shakespeare Society at the Upstart Crow Bookstore in Seaport Village.
'90s Redux: Bill Nighy May Be Broadway-Bound In Hare's...
The Union Jack will be flying over Broadway big-time this coming season, as talk heats up about bringing Bill Nighy , Carey Mulligan and the acclaimed National Theatre revival of David Hare's Skylight to New York in the spring.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Three theater groups stage Shakespeare plays outdoors
Shakespeare in the Park - referred to as such since the early 1960s when Shakespeare's plays began to be staged each summer in New York's Central Park - has inspired many free outdoor productions of works by the Bard.
Burlington Times News
Studio 1 remakes another Bard classic
Fun, 1970s-style is what Studio 1's "Much Ado About Nothing" offers audiences. The funky twist on William Shakespeare's classic play about politics, betrayal and love is eye-catching with its homage to all things '70s, complete with music from K.C. and the Sunshine Band and The O'Jays, among others.
Much Ado About Nothing
Much Ado About Nothing , 6 p.m. Sunday, July 13, and Sunday, July 20; 8 p.m. Friday, July 18; Saturday, July 26; Thursday, July 31; and Saturday, August 2; $15-$18.
A good argument for love
Much Ado About Nothing and She Loves Me alternate showtimes at 8 p.m. Thusday, Friday, Saturday; 2 p.m. Saturday, Sunday; $15-$35.