Translated, Adapted, and Directed by Rob Melrose
From the original play in Italian by Carlo Goldoni
Directed by Rob Melrose
Identities are mistaken, engagements are broken, and lovers are reunited in this world premiere adaptation of Carlo Goldoni’s commedia dell’arte masterpiece. Set in Venice, mayhem erupts when the wily—and chronically hungry—servant Truffaldino hatches a zany scheme to double his wages (and his meals) by serving two masters at once. Directed by Rob Melrose, this physical comedy classic will have you laughing at and loving our hapless hero.
A classic of the Commedia delle'arte genre, this play contains adventurous sword fighting and love interests. To learn more about the content of this show, please click here for our content advisory page.