Sonia Bergamasco, an actress and musician, earned a degree in piano at the Giuseppe Verdi Conservatory in Milan, made her debut as an actress in “Arlecchino dei giovani” (Harlequin of Youth) directed by Giorgio Strehler, and went on to work with Carmelo Bene, Theodoros Terzopoulos and Massimo Castri. She has also directed and interpreted performances in which her musical background is more deeply intertwined with theater.
She has worked with noted film and television directors including Liliana Cavani, Bernardo Bertolucci, Giuseppe Bertolucci and Marco Tullio Giordana.
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Sonia Bergamasco is one of the most versatile Italian actresses working today. Born in Milan, she earned a degree in piano at the Giuseppe Verdi Conservatory, and another in acting at the Piccolo Teatro School. She made her debut in Arlecchino, Servant of Two Masters directed by Giorgio Strehler, and played the Fairy in Carmelo Bene’s last version of Pinocchio for stage and television. She has also worked with noted theater directors Theodoros Terzopoulos, Massimo Castri and Glauco Mauri.