Rice Unconventional Wisdom

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Current Season

Much Ado About Nothing 
Written by William Shakespeare
Directed by Amelia Fischer

October 2-3, 8:00 p.m.
October 4, 3:00 p.m.
October 8-10, 8:00 p.m. 
Hamman Hall

As the title of this play suggests, there’s a lot of fuss over nothing! Claudio and Hero fall in love and plan to get married, but the villainous Don John slanders Hero with false evidence. The wedding is ruined and Hero faints. Her family soon suspect slander and decide to pretend that Hero died from shock. Don John’s evil plan is soon revealed and Claudio mourns Hero’s death. Eventually, Hero is revealed to be alive and the marriage goes ahead as planned. 

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