Project Category: Productions

The most learned woman
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The most learned woman

By and with Laura Caparrotti The story of a woman who took no for an answer and went on to prove an old society and a male world wrong. Elena looks back at her life, her motifs, her passion. Elena Lucrezia Cornaro Piscopia (5 June 1646 – 26 July 1684) was an Italian philosopher of noble descent, who...

The Worth of Women
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The Worth of Women

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...

Enrico IV, a monologue
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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,...

The Journey I Never Made
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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...

Story of Love and Soccer
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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...

THE MANDRAKE ROOT
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THE MANDRAKE ROOT

La Mandragola 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...

ABC L’Italiano Si Impara Cosi’
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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...

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CHARACTERS IN SEARCH OF A COUNTRY

  Next Dates: November 16 Suffolk County Community College November 18 7:30PM November 19 3PM – 7:30PM November 20 3PM Goddard Riverside Bernie Wohl Center (647 Columbus Ave @91st street) BUY TICKETS HERE Workshop on Immigration: November 9 6-8pm & 13 12-3pm at Bernie Wohl Center. The drawing in the image have been painted by...

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THE DECAMERON

Directed by Laura Caparrotti Featuring: Francesco Andolfi, Giulia Bisinella, Carlotta Brentan, Jacopo Rampini, Irene Turri Debut: MARCH 6, 2014 CASA ITALIANA ZERILLI-MARIMO’ AT NYU Presented also at: The Embassy of Italy in Washington DC The Catholic University of America, Washington DC John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD in repertoire at Bernie Wohl Center, NY, NY Vassar College, NY   After presenting...