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Accidental death of an anarchist : a farce by Dario Fo( Book )
151 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 1,600 libraries worldwide
Based on a true-life story it throws into relief the judicial and police corruption of 1970s Italy. Simon Nye's superb translation brings out the parallels with our situation today in witty, contemporary dialogue. The notes and introduction are by Joe Farrell, Professor of Italian at the University of Strathclyde, and world renowned translator and Fo expert
Mistero buffo : comic mysteries by Dario Fo( Book )
146 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 963 libraries worldwide
"Mistero Buffo is Dario Fo's theatrical masterpiece. Borrowing from the tradition of passion plays and techniques of medieval storytellers, Fo creates a populist interpretation of biblical stories, infused with the rhythmic drive of a jazz improvisation, the immediacy of a newspaper headline and the epic scope of a historical novel. Part political slapstick, part theological circus, this "comic mystery play" has been performed by Fo and his wife and creative partner, Franca Rame, throughout the world to an estimated ten million people."--Jacket
The pope and the witch by Dario Fo( Book )
47 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 588 libraries worldwide
The Pope's daughter by Dario Fo( Book )
25 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 585 libraries worldwide
"Lucrezia Borgia is one of the most vilified figures in modern history. The daughter of a notorious pope, she was twice betrothed before the age of eleven and thrice married--one husband was forced to declare himself impotent and thereby unfit and another was murdered by Lucrezia's own brother, Cesar Borgia. She is cast in the role of murderess, temptress, incestuous lover, loose woman, femme fatale par excellence. But there is always more than one version of a story. Lucrezia Borgia is the only woman in history to serve as the head of the Catholic Church. She successfully administered several of the Renaissance Italy's most thriving cities, founded one of the world's first credit unions, and was a generous patron of the arts. She was mother to a prince and to a cardinal. She was a devoted wife to the Prince of Ferrara, and the lover of the poet Pietro Bembo. She was a child of the renaissance and in many ways the world's first modern woman."--Jacket flap
The tricks of the trade by Dario Fo( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 557 libraries worldwide
On aspects of theater
Manuale minimo dell'attore by Dario Fo( Book )
68 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 469 libraries worldwide
Dario Fo demonstrates his comedic skills to a live audience. Filmed at the Teatro Argentina in Rome in 1984
A woman alone & other plays by Franca Rame( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
Le commedie di Dario Fo by Dario Fo( Book )
51 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in Italian and German and held by 376 libraries worldwide
The barber of Seville by Gioacchino Rossini( visu )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 362 libraries worldwide
For his first opera production, Dario Fo, the theater director known for his brilliant wit, chose to stage Rossini's Il barbiere di Siviglia for the Netherlands Opera. First mounted in 1987, it was a huge success, and a live recording of its revival has been made
Adult orgasm escapes from the zoo by Franca Rame( Book )
39 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Satirical monologues on the condition of women
The open couple ; An ordinary day by Dario Fo( Book )
60 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Plays by Dario Fo( Book )
13 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Archangels don't play pinball by Dario Fo( Book )
9 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
We won't pay! we won't pay! : a political farce by Dario Fo( Book )
12 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Johan Padan a la descoverta de le Americhe by Dario Fo( Book )
38 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Can't pay? won't pay! by Dario Fo( Book )
13 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 261 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth : almost by chance a woman by Dario Fo( Book )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
La gazzetta by Gioacchino Rossini( visu )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 218 libraries worldwide
The story of Lisetta, and of her father's attempts to find a husband for her through an ad in the newspaper La gazzetta
Johan Padan and the discovery of the Americas by Dario Fo( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
"Dario Fo is one of the world's most contemporary playwrights, forging subversive comedy, clowning, unusual linguistic experimentation, and brilliant playwrighting into a comedy of complete originality. A first-person monologue that bends and mutates language and historical fact, Johan Padan and the Discovery of the Americas is a retelling of Christopher Columbus's voyage to America. Told by a last-minute conscript assigned to clean the shipboard pig stalls, who goes on to be adopted by a tribe of Indians and help them fight conquistadors, it posits a riotous alternate history in which the dynamics between native and white, male and female, history and comedy are never what they seem."--Jacket
Female parts : one woman plays by Dario Fo( Book )
8 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
 
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Dario Fo Dramaturge italien (1926-)
Darío Fo dramaturgo italiano
Dario FO itala dramisto, aktoro, reĝisoro kaj teatroestro, gajninto de la Premio Nobel de Literaturo
Dario Fo Italiaans acteur
Dario Fo Italian satirist and Nobel Prize for Literature laureate
Dario Fo Italiano a satirista, dramaturgo, direktor, aktor ken kompositor
Dario Fo italienischer satirischer Theaterautor, Regisseur, Komponist, Erzähler und Schauspieler
Dario Fo italiensk satiriker
Dario Fo olasz drámaíró, rendező, díszlet- és jelmeztervező
Dario Fo włoski satyryk, autor sztuk teatralnych, reżyser oraz kompozytor, noblista
Dariu Fo
Darius Fo
Fo, Dario 1926-
Fū, Dāriū 1926-
Fū, Dāryū 1926-
Ντάριο Φο
Дарио Фо итальянский драматург, режиссёр, теоретик сценического мастерства, живописец
Дарыа Фо
Дарыё Фо
Даріо Фо італійський драматург, режисер, теоретик театру, художник
Фо, Дарио
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דאריו פו
داريو فو
داريو فو، 1926-
داریو فو
ڈاریو فو
डारियो फो
ਦਾਰੀਓ ਫੋ
டாரியோ ஃபோ
ดาริโอ โฟ
다리오 포
ダリオ・フォ
フォ, ダリオ
达里奥·福
达里奥·福 意大利剧作家、戏剧导演
Languages
Italian (372)
English (236)
German (91)
Spanish (50)
French (35)
Dutch (5)
Polish (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Chinese (2)
Portuguese (2)
Breton (2)
Danish (2)
Swiss German (1)
Slovenian (1)
Esperanto (1)
Turkish (1)
Hindi (1)
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