Much Ado About Nothing is a play by William Shakespeare first performed in 1612.

Characters

See a complete list of the characters in Much Ado About Nothing and in-depth analyses of Beatrice, Benedick, and Don Pedro, Prince of Aragon.

Main Ideas

Here's where you'll find analysis about the play as a whole.

Teacher's Handbook

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