Disguise in Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing

This lesson is intended to introduce students to the theme of disguise and to the play Much Ado About Nothing.

Topic: The use of disguise in Shakespeare’s play Much Ado About Nothing

Level: B1

Time: 85–95 minutes


  • To give students practice in using adjectives of character.
  • To develop students’ ability to read Shakespearean language alongside a modern translation.
  • To identify and discuss the theme of disguise in Much Ado About Nothing.


The lesson plan and student worksheets can be downloaded below in PDF format.

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