Much Ado About Nothing

Comedy - Revival

Music Box Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: May 1, 1952
  • Closing Date: May 3, 1952
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 4

Playwright: William Shakespeare


The anti-romantic wits Beatrice and Benedick, who profess to hate each other, are forced by their friends' trickery to admit their true feelings as they help to save the wedding of his fellow soldier Claudio and her cousin Hero.


Opening Night Cast

John W. Austin Leonato
Bruce Barlow Conrade
Nat Burns Sexton
Herbert Coleman Boy
Melville Cooper Dogberry
Antony Eustrel Signior Benedick of Padua
John Giroux First Watch
Ernest Graves Don Pedro
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare Writer
  Antony Eustrel Staging
  Stewart Chaney Scenic Design
  Stewart Chaney Costume Design
  Stewart Chaney Lighting Design
  Luther Greene Producer
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1951 - 1952

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Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1952 Theatre World Award Eric Sinclair Winner
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