Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing
January 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm| $12.00 – $16.00
Follow Benedick and Beatrice as they discover the inescapable grasp of love all the while fighting it every step of the way. Both Benedick and Beatrice despise love and each other. Their friend Don Pedro decides to trick them into falling for the other in spite of their resistance, so he tells Benedick that Beatrice loves him, and Beatrice that Benedick loves her. Meanwhile, Claudio and Hero (the young lovers) have moved forward with their wedding plans, but the moody and melancholy Don John, out of anger and being just an all around stick in the mud, convinces Claudio that Hero is cheating on him, consequently in a fit of jealousy and rage Claudio leaves Hero at the altar accusing her of being unfaithful. Hero’s family decides to fake her death, hoping that grief will make Claudio believe that she is innocent, and return to her out of the love they once shared. How will this fadge? Will there be a funeral or a wedding?