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Much Ado About Nothing

Synopsis
A video recording of Joe Banno’s production of Much Ado About Nothing for the Folger Theatre with David Fendig as Benedick and Holly Twyford as Beatrice. Videotaped for WAPAVA by James J. Taylor.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
19 Dec 1998

Credits

Director
Joe Banno
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Scott Burgess
Production Design
Tony Cisek
Costume
Gail Stewart Beach
Contributor
James J. Taylor
Cast
Holly TwyfordBeatrice
David FendigBenedick
Ben HulanClaudio
Michael RussottoDon Pedro
Gary TellesDogberry
Christopher Crutchfield WalkerBalthasar
Christopher HenleyDon John
Chuck YoungFriar Francis
David Bryan JacksonVerges
Jeffrey JohnsonBorachio
Jim ZadarConrade
Peter J. MendezWatchman (1)
Rhea SeehornHero
Rick FoucheuxLeonato
Tina FrantzMargaret

Additional Details

Theatre
Elizabethan Theatre, Folger Shakespeare Library
Theatre company
Folger Theatre
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Much Ado About Nothing
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
The production ran November 14 -December 20, 1998
Awards
Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding Set Design (Tony Cisek).
Reviews
Johnson-Haddad, Miranda. Shakespeare Bulletin 17, no. 2 (1999), pp. 14-15.

Archive

Name

Washington Area Performing Arts Video Archive (WAPAVA)

Email
leahkim@umd.edu
Web
http://www.wapava.org External site opens in new window
Phone
(301) 405 9117
Address
James J. Taylor Collection
Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742-1630

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