The Merry Wives of WINDSOR ILLIAM


The merry wives of WINDSOR ILLIAM

a Charioteer Theatre and Piccolo Teatro di Milano-Teatro D’Europa coproduction

written and directed by Laura Pasetti
with Maria Calvo, Laura Faoro, Claudia Schirripa
music by Roberto Andreoni
lighting designer Manuel Frenda
costume designer Simona Paci
assistant director Lisa Capaccioli

In The Merry Wives of Williams, three widows meet on their beloved’s deathbed, retracing the steps of their notorious man’s life with a colourful mixture of words and music. As Shakespearean English swirls on the sound of mysterious contemporary music tunes, the three actor-musicians unveil their powerful feelings on a crescendo of unexpected twists