Much Ado About Nothing

Welcome to a luxurious paradise in the Globe Theatre this summer as love in its many forms is celebrated in Shakespeare’s timeless comedy, MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING.

‘Some Cupid kills with arrows, some with traps’ Act III, Scene 2

In a post-war, Italian paradise, young lovers Claudio and Hero and sparring singletons Beatrice and Benedick discover that all is not as blissful as it seems… Globe Associate Artistic Director Sean Holmes (The Winter’s Tale, ★★★★★ ‘A triumph’ The Times) and 2023 Globe Associate Director Naeem Hayat co-direct Shakespeare’s timeless comedy.

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What is Much Ado About Nothing about?

After years of war, an idyllic Italian town is finally back in bloom. But Young lovers Claudio and Hero, and sparring singletons Beatrice and Benedick, soon discover that all is not as it seems in their beautiful surrounds as they become entangled in a series of mischievous games, pranks and plots.

Ticket Information

Tickets available for performances from 25 Apr – 24 Aug 2024

Running Time


Cast & Creatives

Sean Holmes and Naeem Hayat (Directors)

Ekow Quartey (Benedick), Amalia Vitale (Beatrice), Jonnie Broadbent (Dogberry), Calum Callaghan (Borachio), Ryan Donaldson (Don Pedro), Emma Ernest (Margaret), Lydia Fleming (Hero), Colm Gormley (Antonio/Verges), John Lightbody (Leonato), Robert Mountford (Don John), Dharmesh Patel (Conrade/Friar Francis), and Adam Wadsworth (Claudio).

Booking Period

25 Apr - 24 Aug 2024

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Venue Information

Globe Theatre

21 New Globe Walk, London SE1 9DT

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Nearest Tube/Rail Station

Blackfriars/ Mansion House (10 minute walk). London Bridge / Southwark/ Central Line (15 minute walk).


45, 63, 100 to Blackfriars Bridge; 15, 17 to Cannon Street; 11, 15, 17, 23, 26, 76 to Mansion House; 381, RV1 to Southwark Street; 344 to Southwark Bridge Road

Nearest Car Parks

There is an NCP car park on Thames Exchange on the north side of Southwark Bridge

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