Project Category: Productions

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Dealers of Souls by Alberto Bassetti

Theater for the New City to present American premiere of “Dealers of Souls: This Theater Is (Not) For Sale” by Italian playwright Alberto Bassetti With Francesco Andolfi, Vito La Bella, Laura Caparrotti Directed by Laura Caparrotti Mystical play dramatizes the struggle, real and supernatural,  to block the appropriation of a theater for a supermarket. November 12 TO 29, 2015...

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In Scena 2015

Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, The Bronx and Staten Island and Beyond May 4-20, 2015 VISIT  www.inscenany.com IN SCENA! ITALIAN THEATER FESTIVAL NY 2015 will feature the following shows (all presented English or with English supertitles): Broken Dances – in Pasolini’s Bubble by and starring Benedetta Capanna / Excursus Company (Rome/Lazio). This dance theater piece takes audiences...

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The Dante Session – Washington DC

Italian Cultural Institute in Washington, DC THE DANTE SESSION, April 21st, 2015 Conceived and Directed by Laura Caparrotti In collaboration with Francesco Meola and Ilaria Amadasi Featuring Ilaria Amadasi Laura Caparrotti Francesco Meola Jacopo Rampini Dante Alighieri was a writer, a poet, a political figure and an innovative artist. During his time, he was famous,...

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THE DECAMERON/THE MANDRAKE ROOT

 KIT- Kairos Italy Theater, the Italian company in New York, presents two Italian masterpieces. The Mandrake Root (La  Mandragola) by Niccolo’ Machiavelli, and three novels from the Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio Featuring: FRANCESCO ANDOLFI, GIULIA BISINELLA, CARLOTTA BRENTAN, MARIA DE COTIS, LENNY CIOTTI,  AILEEN LANNI, JACOPO  RAMPINI, IRENE TURRI. DIRECTED BY LAURA CAPARROTTI   **In English with...

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CollaborAZIONI 2014

Director: Orly Noa Rabinyan Writer: Rosario Mastrota Actors: Emilia Brandi, Laura Caparrotti, Rita De Donato, Francesco Meola, Ernesto Orrico Presented by KIT Italia and Kairos Italy Theater with the support of the City of Pizzo Calabro and the Italian Cultural  Office of Israel. ROMA, TEATRO DUE September 15-October 12 September 15-October 12 Organization: Laura Caparrotti, Donatella Codonesu, Ambra...

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NO Escape – Homage to Dino Buzzati

Celebrating Dino Buzzati on the 40th Anniversary of his departure Theater – Cinema – Conferences A month-long event dedicated to one of the leading figures on the 1900 Italian Literature. Four monologues by famous Italian writer DINO BUZZATI Presented in English followed by its original Italian Version.Translated by Natasha Lardera – With Ilaria Amadasi (Italian),...

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The Woman in the Wardrobe (La donna nell’armadio)

READ THE REVIEW OF THE WONDERFUL NIGHT + MARISA TRUBIANO’s INTERVIEW. From the screenwriter of La Dolce Vita and 8 1/2 comes an absurd, ironic, one act play written for “simple, deplorable entertainment.” Yet, with this story of a poet and his hidden secret, Ennio Flaiano gives us so much more. Defying his audience’s expectations...

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TOTÒ’S POETRY IN WORDS AND MUSIC

With & directed by Laura Caparrotti With the BIG Neapolitan help of Principe Antonio De Curtis TOTÒ: There is no opposition between my job – that I adore – and the fact that I am composing songs and sometimes I write melancholic verses as well. I am Neapolitan, and Neapolitans are very good at switching...

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KITCAFFE’ in Montclair

Kairos Italy Theater (NY) in collaboration with Trumpets Jazz Club And the sponsorship of The center for Italian and Italian american culture KITCAFFE’ In Montclair Italian Literary Salon Professional readings in English followed by the Italian version from masterpieces by Italian writers from the past to the present. Q&A after the reading and refreshments are served....