DIRECTING

Image L'uomo seme (The Seed Giver)
from L'uomo seme (The Seed Giver) by Violette Ailhaud (translation by Monica Capuani)
a staged story, conceived and directed by Sonia Bergamasco
Performed in Milan at Triennale Teatro dell'Arte, 16 January 2018

musical dramaturgy, Rodolfo Rossi and vocal quartet Faraualla
with: Sonia Bergamasco, Rodolfo Rossi, Loredana Savino, Gabriella Schiavone, Maristella Schiavone, Teresa Vallarella
sets and costumes Barbara Petrecca
lights Cesare Accetta
movement coach Elisa Barucchieri
assistant director, Mariangela Berardi
costumes created in the Teatro Franco Parenti costume shop, directed by Simona Dondoni
produced by Teatro Franco Parenti and Sonia Bergamasco
special thanks to Triennale Teatro dell’Arte and Municipality of Lucera


Dates 2018-2019
Card Show
Interview to Sonia Bergamasco. "L’attore è strumento", Simone Nebbia - TeatroeCritica, 5 March 2019
Sonia Bergamasco: «Io e il teatro, tra la forza delle donne e il mio villaggio senza uomini», Martina Barone - The Hot Corn, 26 February 2019

Dates 2017-2018
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Triennale di Milano
Image EX CHIMICO (EX CHEMIST)
Primo Levi and his second metier

Performed in Pordenone at Teatro Verdi - 3 October 2018

Conceived, directed and performed by Sonia Bergamasco, based on the work of Primo Levi
Lighting design: Cesare Accetta
Produced by: Orlando28 and Teatro Comunale Giuseppe Verdi di Pordenone
A special thanks to Le Vie dei Festival
In collaboration with: Giulio Einaudi Editore and Centro Internazionale di Studi Primo Levi
Pordenone, Teatro Comunale Giuseppe Verdi

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Image Louise e Renée
from Mémoires de deux jeunes mariées by Honoré de Balzac
Performed in Milan at Piccolo Teatro - 21 March 2017

Dramaturgy, Stefano Massini
Director, Sonia Bergamasco
With Federica Fracassi and Isabella Ragonese
Sets, Marco Rossi
Costumes, Gianluca Sbicca
Lighting design, Cesare Accetta
Produced by Piccolo Teatro di Milano - Teatro d’Europa


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Piccolo Teatro Grassi
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Il ballo (The Ball)
a staged story conceived and performed by Sonia Bergamasco

loosely based on “Il Ballo” (The Ball) by Irène Némirovsky
Performed in Milan at Teatro Franco Parenti - 5 March 2015

scene Barbara Petrecca
lighting design Cesare Accetta
costume Giovanna Buzzi

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"Notes on The Ball" by Sonia Bergamasco
Dates 2014-2015
Dates 2015-2016
Dates 2017-2018

Il ballo (The Ball) - preparatory study (2013)
Solitude and the Mirror
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"The great class ball" - Il Manifesto, 7 December 2013
Image Il trentesimo anno (The Thirtieth Year)

a staged story freely adapted from The Thirtieth Year by Ingeborg Bachmann
from an idea by Sonia Bergamasco
Performed in Milan at Teatro Franco Parenti - 15 November 2016


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Giorni in bianco (White Days): Preparatory Study for The Thirtieth Year
Performed in Rome at the House of Literature, Summer 2001

"A concert by Sonia, onstage mother-to-be" - Corriere della sera, 11 September 2003
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Il Piccolo Principe in concerto (The Little Prince in concert)
by Sonia Bergamasco and Fabrizio Gifuni
Performed in Milan at Teatro Franco Parenti, 27 October 2011

Live sound: Rodolfo Rossi
Lights: Cesare Accetta
In collaboration with Teatro Franco Parenti

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"The Prince restored. As told by Fabrizio Gifuni and Sonia Bergamasco" by Renato Palazzi - Il Sole 24 Ore, 5 November 2011
Image Discorso (Speech)
Performance by and with Sonia Bergamasco
Performed in Sant'Arcangelo di Romagna - June 2011
Read the review in Hystrio no. 4 2011
Image Esse di Salomè ("S" as in Salomè)
Sound theater by Mallarmè
Performed at the Tempo Reale Festival 2009 - Cango, Firenze - 6 / 7 October 2009

Artistic conception and dramaturgy by Sonia Bergamasco and Francesco Giomi
Performance: Sonia Bergamasco
Sound design and direction: Damiano Meacci
Live electronics: Francesco Canavese
Lights: Paolo Pollo Rodighiero
Sets: Lorenzo Pazzagli

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Read the review by Domenico Rigotti in Hystrio – January 2011
Notes by the Artist