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Students from Brays Grove Community School join forces with MOPA theatre company to perform a 15-minute version of Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing.
Volunteers from Year 9 take on the roles of Don John and Dogberry, whilst exploring themes of evil, comedy and love in the process. Actor Steve Brownlie speaks of the love interest provided by Claudio, Hero, Benedick and Beatrice.
While only a few words from the actual text are used, students are encouraged to express their reaction to events in their own language.
Part of the series: The Jonathan Dimbleby Big Interview