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Benedick

nickname for groom; derived from Shakespeare’s Benedick. [Br. Lit.: Much Ado About Nothing]
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Much Ado About Nothing is, of course, a comedy rather than a tragedy, and a more restrained pace is called for.
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6) Decontextualized and rendered conspicuous in its incongruity, Hero's simile reminds us of the way in which references to these writings populate Much Ado About Nothing.
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Thus Chapter 10 is made up of "The Land: Love's Labours Lost," "The Lords: A Comedy of Errors," "Ireland: The Winter's Tale," and "The Church: Much Ado About Nothing.
Chaucer, in his Troilus and Criseyde (see Troilus ), makes him Criseyde's uncle, a worldly wise, but sympathetic character Shakespeare, in his drama Troilus and Cressida, represents him as procuring for Troilus the good graces of Cressida, and in Much Ado About Nothing, it is said that Troilus " was the first employer of panders.
Paul has performed a variety of Shakespearean roles, including the Ghost and Priest in Hamlet, Capulet in Romeo and Juliet, Sir Hugh Evans in The Merry Wives of Windsor, Leonato in Much Ado About Nothing, Escalus in Measure for Measure, and Gremio in The Taming of the Shrew.
Much Ado About Nothing is a comedy and the Thin Ice Ensemble Theater director Eileen Hand has worked diligently to make sure her actors to heighten the comedic aspects of the plot and characters.
LOVE conquers all in Berlioz's take on Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing as part of the Shakespeare 400 celebrations.
Oddsocks' high-octane, open air productions of Much Ado About Nothing and Twelfth Night will feature well-known UK hits from the best music decades, including It Must Be love, Get Ready to Rumble and Holding out for a Hero.