“One doth not know how much an ill word may empoison liking.” Hero is a young woman navigating her way through sixteenth century life and having a rather difficult time of it. This new musical work, with Book by Lexi Clare and Music and Lyrics by Amy Le Rossignol and Lexi Clare, re-examines Shakespeare’s comedy Much Ado About Nothing, questioning marriage, choice, duty and female friendship.

It played at TheatreN16 on 17th-21st October 2017 as part of the Maiden Speech Festival, and at Leicester Square Theatre on 17th December as part of the Maiden Speech Double-Bill.

‘Incisive, funny and confident’ ★★★★★ – London Pub Theatres