Tutti In Scena Screening

Screening of the award winning documentary "Tutti In Scena" by Laura Caparrotti at UNICAL in Cosenza, Italy.  

On The Italian Stage: Women in Renaissance Theater


Part II: Women in Renaissance plays, from Machiavelli’s La Mandragola to the Anonymous La Venexiana. On the occasion of the conference Eros: Thinking, Feeling, Writing Love from Classical Antiquity to Early Modernity (October 12-13 at Casa Italiana), On the Italian Stage takes you on a two-part discovery of the female presence in Renaissance theater, from...

On The Italian Stage: Italo Calvino A Storyteller for the Stage


The final encounter of On the Italian Stage for 2023 is dedicated to author Italo Calvino (1923-1985) on the centenary of his birth. Calvino’s immensely creative mind provided extraordinary stories that were so theatrical in nature that they were often put on stage as solo shows, plays, and story-telling presentations. From Il barone rampante to...