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Title derived from pencil note on back of drawing
Captions identify actors and the characters they portray, top left to right: " 'Claudio', Mr. Conway Tearle; 'Beatrice', Miss Ellen Terry; 'Benedick', Mr. Oscar Asche; 'Dogberry', Mr. Norman Forbes; 'Leonato', Mr. Holman Clark, 'Don Pedro', Mr. Julian L'Estrange; 'Hero', Miss Hutin Britton." Also penned on image is Beatrice's line: "Against my will, I am sent to bid you come in to dinner."
Played at the Imperial Theatre, 1903
Also known as
Extended title: "Much ado about nothing", Imperial Theatre Ralph Cleaver
Alternate titles: Much ado about nothing II, 3: "Against my will, ... sent to bid you come in to dinner", with characters from the play, Conway Tearle (Claudio), Holman Clark (Leonato), Ellen Terry (Beatrice), Oscar Asche (Benedick), Norman Forbes (Dogberry), Hutin Britton (Hero), Julian L'Estrange (Don Pedro