A cup of tea with Shakespeare
directed by Laura Pasetti
with Stefano Guizzi
William Shakespeare himself entertains the young audience with curious stories about his own life, by interpreting and quoting some of his most celebrated verses and works. Theatre and its deep feelings are here shown through the experience of a brilliant artist from the 15th century with the ironic approach of 2014. He strolls up and down the stage while sipping a cup of tea in the most “English manner”.
A performance which is also a lecture, during which the actor will try to get the young audience to feel involved in the language of poetry. English language will be used along with Italian language, this will vary each time according to the level of comprehension shown by the listeners.
The selected monologues have been extracted from: The Life of King Henry the Fifth, Romeo and Juliet, Richard III, Measure for Measure, Hamlet, As You Like It, Macbeth.