Sam Waterston as Benedick lying down in a small, green and white rowing boat surrounded by greenery

Much Ado About Nothing

William Shakespeare
Broadway Digital Archive
Directed by Nick Havinga

Joseph Papp's 1972 televised Broadway production of Shakespeare's rollicking comedy follows young lovers Hero and Claudio, whose imminent nuptials are set to be thwarted by embittered prince Don John.

Renowned sparring partners Benedick and Beatrice exact justice as they learn that the line between love and hate is a fine one indeed.

Production duration: 2 hrs 40 min
Broadway Digital Archive