Whittier College News Release

For Immediate Release - October 6, 1998
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William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing

WHAT: Production of Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing

WHEN: 8:00 p.m., Wed.-Sat., October 21-24, and 2:00 p.m., Sunday, October 25

WHERE: The Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts at Whittier College
13406 Philadelphia St., Whittier

COST: $8.00 (dicounts available for seniors as well as Whittier College students and staff)

ADD: Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing, "a wonderful piece driven by misunderstandings, deceptions, wisecracks and cruel jokes" (Chicago Sun Times), has been embraced by audiences worldwide for over 400 years. This time, it will be set in the 1920's, complete with flapper girls, jazz and all that made that decade roar. Traditionally a play for younger players, this comedic romp will be cast with Whittier College students and staff.

INFORMATION: (562) 907-4203

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