Audiovisual materials

[See also CIS Histories]

Teatro delle Albe (Ravenna)


Ermanna Montanari

Marco Martinelli


Materials (Dante project, scholarly literature, links, etc.)

Here (Penn affiliates only)


Ermanna Montanari, Rosvita (1991-2008)

A. Video

(Penn affiliates only, English subtitles, non downloadable)

B. Materials

(Penn affiliates only)

Ludovico Ariosto’s Orlando furioso

in the version by Luca Ronconi and Edoardo Sanguineti (for theater and for TV)

I. Videos:

A. YouTube (Part 1) (Part 2)

B. From DVDs (Penn affiliates only, including excerpts from CIS event of 9/20/18):

II. Scholarly materials (Penn affiliates only):


in the versions by Giorgio Strehler (Goldoni) and Dario Fo

I. Strehler/Goldoni

1954-55 (YouTube) and here too


1954-55 (Penn restricted, with Italian subtitles and additional materials)

1993 (Penn restricted, with Italian subtitles and additional materials)

II. Dario Fo (with Ferruccio Marotti)

here (Penn restricted, with additional materials, only first half — for the second half please e-mail Prof. Calcagno)


Carlo Collodi, in the version by Carmelo Bene (1962-1999)

Here (under construction, see intro here)

1999 TV version


Pirandello, Sei personaggi in cerca d’autore (Giorgio de Lullo, 1965)

Click here or here

Goldoni, La locandiera (Giancarlo Cobelli, 1985)