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16 Jun 2005

Rossini's La gazzeta at the Liceu

El dramaturgo y premio Nobel de Literatura italiano Dario Fo confesó ayer que ha «saqueado» a Rossini y la tradición de la ‘comedia dell’arte’ para hacer la escenografía de la ópera ‘La gazzeta’ del compositor italiano, que el Liceo barcelonés estrenará el próximo día 20. ‘La gazzeta’ narra la historia de don Pomponio, que quiere casar a su hija con el mejor partido. Para ello, inserta un anuncio en el diario en el que hace un elogio ditirámbico. Aunque la obra estaba llamada a tener éxito, la escasa promoción propició, según Fo, que no recibiera el interés del público cuando se estrenó en Nápoles en 1816.


Scene from La gazzeta (Photo: Gran Teatre del Liceu)

Darío Fo adapta para el Liceu una ópera olvidada de Rossini

El Nobel italiano "saquea" la 'comedia dell'arte' para lograr la escenografía de 'La gazetta'

JOSé OLIVA/BARCELONA [El Correo Digital, 15 June 05]

El dramaturgo y premio Nobel de Literatura italiano Dario Fo confesó ayer que ha "saqueado" a Rossini y la tradición de la 'comedia dell'arte' para hacer la escenografía de la ópera 'La gazzeta' del compositor italiano, que el Liceo barcelonés estrenará el próximo día 20. 'La gazzeta' narra la historia de don Pomponio, que quiere casar a su hija con el mejor partido. Para ello, inserta un anuncio en el diario en el que hace un elogio ditirámbico. Aunque la obra estaba llamada a tener éxito, la escasa promoción propició, segun Fo, que no recibiera el interés del publico cuando se estrenó en Nápoles en 1816.

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