In Much Ado, the clarity of radio allows the wonderful verbal sparring between Beatrice and Benedick to sparkle as high comedy and melodrama mix magically in a combination of prose and verse.
Revitalised, original, and comprehensive, this is Shakespeare for the new millennium.
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I would love to, but the play gets modified by the performers.
The performance cuts out significant portions of the play. There are also several places where an actor changes a line or word order. It really takes away from the play. Also, Don John speaks too, too softly to even be heard. What's the point?
Chopped, and Cut, and re-structured.
If the writers words have been altered, please list as abridged.
A classic by a classic organization. The production made the text come alive. I will glad to purchase the rest of the Bard's collection in audio book.
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