Bell Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing

CPAC Theatre

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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?

Directed by Bell Shakespeare’s Associate Director, James Evans (Julius Caesar) and starring Zindzi Okenyo (Antony and Cleopatra, MTC’s An Ideal Husband) as Beatrice, this Much Ado About Nothing will be a powerful exploration of the struggle for identity and self-knowledge in a male-dominated world. The pursuit of love is framed in a social context that enhances the darker themes in this timeless comic gem.

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?

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


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Price
Price Guide
When
Sat 14 Sep
Venue Opens
7:00pm
Doors open
Show time
8:00pm
Interval
20 mins
Duration
Rating
PG - Parental Guidance
Seating
Reserved
Food
Bar Snacks
Bar
Full Bar
Companion Card
Yes
Ticket collection
From the Ticketlink office during business hours or from the theatre one hour prior to performance.
Seating Plan
Seating Plan

Recommended for 13 years and over.

Group 10+ Bookings
Please contact TicketLink Box Office 1300 855 835.
School Group Bookings
Please contact Ticketlink Box Office 1300 855 835. School students $20.00, with one complimentary teacher's ticket for every 10 paying students
Type Price
Available SeatsAdult$49.00
Available SeatsYouth 13-17 yrs$24.00
Available SeatsGovt Benefit Card Holder$44.00
Available SeatsSenior Card Holder$44.00
Ticket price includes a booking fee of 5% of ticket price capped at $2 per ticket.
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