Much Ado About Nothing
by William Shakespeare

Tower Theatre, Canonbury
May 17 - 24, 1997


Don Pedro, Prince of Aragon Karan Bhagat
Benedick of Padua
Claudio of Florence
companions of Don Pedro
Michael Kaye
Paul McGovern
Don John, Don Pedro’s bastard brother David Houston-Luck
followers of Don John
Jerome Foreman
David Reynolds
Leonato, Governor of Messina Marcus Toulmin-Rothe
Antonio, his brother, an old man Trevor Williams
Friar Francis, a priest Richard Pedersen
Hero, Leonato’s daughter Louise Collins
attendants on
Claire Nicholson
Jhassi Elliott
Beatrice, an orphan, Leonato’s niece Penny Tuerk
Dogberry, Constable in charge of the Watch Brice Pitt
Verges, the Headborough, Dogberry’s partner in authority Harry Stern
A Sexton Dominic Batty
WatchmenWilliam Laing
Richard Pedersen

Much Ado About Nothing

Production Team
Directors : Harry Stern & Dominic Batty
Set Design : Paul Barrett & Lucy Nandris
Lighting Design : Alan Root

Stage Manager : Laurence Tuerk
DSM : Gabrielle Partridge
ASM : Claire Rice
Lighting & sound operator : Steve Blohm
Wardrobe : Jill Batty, Alison Foulds, Phyl Lee, Noreen Spall
Set construction : Denis Turner, John Feather, Lofty Holloway, Wayne Houston-Luck, Keith Syrett, Paul Healy, Nick Insley & members of cast & crew