Three new plays from Italy performed in repertory
Enrico IV - a Monologue by Luigi Pirandello, translated by Gloria Pastorino, World Premiere adaptation by Laura Caparrotti and Rocco Sisto, with Rocco Sisto*
*appearing Courtesy of Actors Equity Association
A Story of Love and Soccer by Michele Santeramo, translated by Peter Speedwell, World premiere, with Eric Gravez and Dave Johnson.
The Journey I Never Made by Paolo Bignami, translated by Carlotta Brentan, World Premiere, with Carlotta Brentan and Paloma Pillar
Entire program directed by Laura Caparrotti and presented by Kairos Italy Theater.
New York's preeminent Italian Theater Company, Kairos Italy Theater (KIT) presents a month of never-before-seen Italian theater in repertory at the Studio at Cherry Lane, Nov 7 – Dec 3rd 2017. Three timely pieces by Italian authors tackle the question of perception, alienation and integration and its consequences in different social and geographical contexts.
The pieces will be presented in repertory on alternate dates, featuring a world premiere adaptation of Enrico IV by Luigi Pirandello, adapted by Laura Caparrotti and Rocco Sisto – featuring Rocco Sisto (Broadway’s The King and I) - alternating with a double-bill of one-acts: A Story of Love and Soccer by Michele Santeramo and The Journey I Never Made by Paolo Bignami.