Much ado about nothing

What are the major themes in Much Ado About Nothing? 1. Male/Female relationships 2. Appearance vs. Reality
Names, appearances, reputations, and identities of major characters. Noting
A source of conflict in the plot Rivalry
Frequent events of a romantic comedy. Masquerade/mistaken identities
A common scene for mischief or villainy The orchard
Who says, “man is a giddy thing, and this is my conclusion”? Benedick
Who says to Claudio, “I have wood in thy name”? Don Pedro
Who says “will you have me, lady?” To Beatrice? Don Pedro
Who says that “we are the only love gods”? Don Pedro
Who takes on one of “Hercules’ labors” to bring B&B together? Don Pedro
Who says “I am not a man of many words”? Don John
Who is described as looking “tartly” and “of a very melancholy disposition” Don John
“I had rather be a canker in a hedge than a rose in DP’s grace, and it better fits my blood…..” Don John
Who has “borne himself beyond the promise of his age, doing in figure of a lamb the feats of a lion”? Claudio
Who says “friendship is constant in all other things/save in office and affairs of love”? Claudio
Who says “silence is the perfectest herald of joy. I were but little happy if I could say much”? Claudio
“I will live a bachelor” Benedick
“But till all graces be in one woman, one woman shall not come in my grace” Benedick
“There’s a double meaning in that” Benedick
“I was not born under a rhyming planet, nor can I woo in festive terms” Benedick
“Get thee a wife, get thee a wife!” Benedick
“Neighbor’s, you are tedious” Leonato
He would rather be dead than have a “common stale” Leonato
“Hath no man’s dagger here a point for me?” Leonato
“I cannot see how sleeping should offend” Dogberry
“If you take a thief..let him show himself what he is, and steal out of your company” Dogberry
“O villain! Thou wilt be condemned into everlasting redemption for this!” Dogberry
“O that I had been writ down an ass!” Dogberry
“If it prove so, then loving goes by haps; some Cupid kills with arrows, some with traps” Hero
“One Hero died defiled; but I do live, and surely as I live, I am a maid” Hero
Who is described as usually being “a pleasant-spirited lady” Beatrice
“I was born to speak all mirth and no matter” Beatrice
Who’s nickname is “Lady Disdain” Beatrice
“He that hath a beard is more than a youth, and he that hath no beard….” Beatrice
“I cannot be a man with wishing; therefore I will die a woman with grieving” Beatrice
Who advises Hero to “be ruled by your father”? Antonio
Who proclaims himself “an ill singer”? Balthasar
“There’s not a note of mine that’s worth noting” Balthasar
“I have deceived even your very eyes. What your wisdoms could not discover, these shallow fools have brought to light.” Borachio
Who is a self-proclaimed “gentleman” and captured by the night watch? Conrade
“There is something strange misprision in the princes” Friar Frances
Dogberry’s deputy. Serving his “partner” w/ his delusions of grandeur Verges
The voice of reason who writes down the facts. Sexton
Waiting woman who unknowingly partakes in a prank with sinister consequences against Claudio and Hero Margaret
Waiting woman who joins with Hero in the prank to join Beatrice and Benedick. Ursula