Category: Productions

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Story of Love and Soccer

The place is a village in the south of Italy, where a group of immigrants compete in the first ever clandestine soccer world championship to determine who will have control over the city center for the following year. Italy, Libya, Morocco, Poland, Ukraine and Senegal are the impromptu national teams fighting to become the champions...

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The Journey I Never Made

THE JOURNEY I NEVER MADE BY PAOLO BIGNAMI TRANSLATED BY CARLOTTA BRENTAN DIRECTED BY LAURA CAPARROTTI The World premiere was presented at the Cherry Lane November 2017 part of the series AlieNation. Carlotta Brentan played Silvia, Paloma Pilar played Petra. Set by Sarah Edkins Set Manager LIndsey Hurley In The Journey I Never Made two women...

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Enrico IV, a monologue

Traveling production Enrico IV – Henry IV  on the occasion of the 150 Anniversary of Pirandello’s birth. From the play by Luigi Pirandello – translated by Gloria Pastorino Adapted by Laura Caparrotti and Rocco Sisto With Rocco Sisto* Directed by Laura Caparrotti *Appearing Courtesy of the Actors Equity Association Here comes the King! Or, rather,...

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The Worth of Women-Il Merito delle donne

Traveling Production US Premiere February 11, 2017 – 3pm Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimo’ at NYU part of Carnegie Hall’s La Serenissima   DOWNLOAD THE PROGRAM OF THE SHOW AT ACCESS: WOW programma Access Internal pages WOW programma Access   Kairos Italy Theater, the main Italian theater company, in residence at Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimo’ presents seven women dialoging...

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Memoirs by Carlo Goldoni

US Premiere – February 9, 2017 – 6:30PM Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimo’ at NYU part of Carnegie Hall’s La Serenissima     With: Tali Custer, Aileen Lanni, Paul Herbig*, Michael Ryan*, Gina Marie Russell Directed by Laura Caparrotti in collaboration with Jay Stern *Denotes Equity Actors The “Memoirs” by Venetian revolutionary playwright Carlo Goldoni (1707-1793) see...

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Viva la Befana with Happy Fanny!

The Story of Happy Fanny  one of the Befana’s best assistants!  Conceived and interpreted by  Laura Caparrotti La Befana is an Italian Christmas tradition that has its origins in the 13th century. Befana is a benevolent old woman who delivers gifts to children on January 5th, the eve of the Epiphany. In this program, you...

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Stories of many Stories

Traveling production KIT brings a performance based on Gianni Rodari’s stories. Stories of Many Stories Age: 5+ Duration: 45 mins. Laura Caparrotti, Aileen Lanni, Maria De Cotis Colombina, Balanzone and Arlecchino will bring your children through The Town of Fears, The Words Market, and play The Little Box Game. In between scenes, each character will tell...

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LA MANDRAGOLA – THE MANDRAKE ROOT

by Niccolo’ Machiavelli Directed by Laura Caparrotti Featuring: Francesco Andolfi, Laura Lamberti, Carlotta Brentan, Lenny Ciotti, Jacopo Rampini, Irene Turri.  Inaugural Event: December 5, 2013 CASA ITALIANA ZERILLI-MARIMO’ AT NYU Presented also at: Bernie Wohl Center, NY, NY (In repertoire with Decameron) Vassar College, NY The Mandrake Root is a satirical play by the author of The Prince, Niccolò...

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ABC L’Italiano Si Impara Cosi’

Traveling Production ABC… L’ITALIANO SI IMPARA COSI’ (HOW TO LEARN ITALIAN IN ONE HOUR) By & With Laura Caparrotti A very unique method used by Miss Margherita, a despotic Teacher-Diva, to teach Italian to any Italian student. Starting from what is more well-known in the US about Italy – Love, Food, Literature, Art, Tourism and...

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Tosca e le Altre Due

by Franca Valeri Translated by Natasha Lardera With Laura Caparrotti and Marta Mondelli VO by Rocco Sisto Set Lucretia Moroni Light Design Haejin Han Stage Manager Carlotta Brentan Supertitles by Prescott Studio The hat of Ms. Mondelli is made by Monvieve Directed by Laura Caparrotti Play-within-an-Opera is U.S. debut for one of the most influential...