For his first production at the Piccolo and in Italy, the English-born Declan Donnellan, a master of Shakespearean directing, has chosen The Revenger’s tragedy by the Jacobean playwright Thomas Middleton. Intrigue, corruption, lust, narcissism and the hunger for power in a frighteningly contemporary seventeenth-century court.
Bulgakov comes to the theatre. Giorgio Sangati directs Sandro Lombardi and Paolo Pierobon in the stage version by Stefano Massini.
In a rehearsal room, master and apprentice search for the emotions of the character, while in the world outside, there are the sinister echoes of war.
For the first time performing in a production for the Piccolo, Marco Paolini stages his re-reading of the story of Ulysses.
Jacopo Gassmann directs a piece by the Spanish Juan Mayorga on the relationship between a professor and a student.
Si rinnova la collaborazione tra Festival MITO SettembreMusica e Piccolo Teatro. La rassegna è ospite al Teatro Studio Melato e al Teatro Grassi con sei concerti – dal 5 al 15 settembre – che esaltano in particolare la vocazione all’ascolto, in una commistione di linguaggi che appartiene alla storia del Piccolo.