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Indiana Festival Theatre: Much Ado About Nothing

Poster image for 2012 Indiana Festival Theatre, photo from Indiana Festival Theatre production of The Comedy of Errors

Much Ado About Nothing

By William Shakespeare
Directed by Jonathan Michaelsen

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July 5, 6, 14, 16, 18, 20, 24, and 26 at 7:30 pm
July 7, 21, 27 at 2:00 pm

Wells-Metz Theatre




In William Shakespeare’s comedy, mistaken identities, misheard conversations, and misguided decisions stand in the way of true love. Will Claudio figure out that Hero wasn't disloyal to him? Will Beatrice and Benedick realize that their love-hate relationship is really all love? And why does Don John feel the need to meddle with everyone else's relationships? In the end, it is all much ado about nothing, as (spoiler alert!) the lovers live happily ever after.  

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Ben Abbott (Don Pedro)

Nicholas Bailey (Claudio)

Sam Barkley (Conrad)

Tom Beaver (Balthasar/Watch 1)

Ken Farrell (Leonato)

Evelyn Gaynor (Ursula/Watch 2)

Grant Goodman (Benedick)

Emily Harpe (Hero)

David Kortemeier (Friar/Sexton)

Josh Krause (Verges)

Mara Lefler (Margaret)

Jenny McKnight (Antonia)

Andrea Mellos (Beatrice)

Grant Niezgodski (Borachio)

Tim Pyles (Dogberry)

Adam St. John (Don John)

Production Team

Jonathan Michaelsen (Director)

Andrew Hopson (Sound Designer)

CC Conn (Lighting Designer)

Andrea Ball (Scenic Designer)

Katie Cowan Sickmeier (Costume Designer)

Bradley Shaw (Technical Director/Technology)

Bridgette Dreher (Props Master)

Tori Scanlan (Stage Manager)

Kaitlyn Yearwood (Assistant Stage Manager)