The last time Heart of America Shakespeare Festival presented “Much Ado About Nothing,” in 2005, David Fritts played Benedick and Melinda McCrary was Beatrice. File photo by John Sleezer jsleezer@kcstar.com
The last time Heart of America Shakespeare Festival presented “Much Ado About Nothing,” in 2005, David Fritts played Benedick and Melinda McCrary was Beatrice. File photo by John Sleezer jsleezer@kcstar.com

Shakespeare Fest moves from tragedy to crowd-pleasing comedy for its 2018 season

September 22, 2017 5:00 PM