Pollicino

Teatro Regio, Saturday 28 May 2016 - Tuesday 31 May 2016

Logo Fondazione Spinola Banna for Art

Playbill

Fairy tale in music in twelve scenes
Libretto by Giuseppe Di Leva
based on fairy tales by Carlo Collodi,
Jakob and Wilhelm Grimm, Charles Perrault

Music by Hans Werner Henze

Turin premiere

 

Characters Cast
Pollicino treble voice Giorgio Fidelio
His six brothers treble voices Anita MaioccoValentina Escobar
Vittoria SentinaFlavio Allegretti,
Lucrezia PiovanoIrene Tozzi
The Ogre's daughter Clotilde
treble voice

Fiammetta Piovano
Her six sisters treble voices Sara Jahanbakhsh, Virginia Clerico,
Carol Poma, Francesca Demarchi,
Lorena Mantia, Eleonora Macrì
Mr Owl treble voice Alessandro Ferraris
Mrs Owl treble voice Niccolò Cozzula
Madame Fox treble voice Carlotta Petruccioli
Miss Hare treble voice Celeste Mostert
Mister Hedgehog treble voice Giulia Ferri
Monsieur Boar treble voice Manuela Escobar
Mr Wolf treble voice Tommaso Paronuzzi
Luca Coretti (30, 31)
Pollicino's father tenor Michele Govi
Pollicino's mother soprano Kate Fruchterman
The Ogre baritone Emilio Marcucci
His wife mezzo-soprano Silvia Beltrami
   
Conductor
and Chorus master

 
Claudio Fenoglio

Direction

Dieter Kaegi

Sets and costumes Italo Grassi
Video Mauro Matteucci
Lighting Andrea Anfossi
Assistant to direction Marco Castagnoli

 

Soloists and Children Chorus of Teatro Regio
and Conservatorio “G. Verdi” of Turin
Youth Orchestra "Il Pollicino"

Staging Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino

In collaboration with Conservatorio "G. Verdi" of Turin
and Conservatorio “C. Pollini” of Padova,
Conservatorio “G. B. Martini”, Conservatorio “A. Pedrollo” of Vicenza,
"A. Steffani" of Castelfranco Veneto
and with the Primary School of the Comprehensive Institute of Villanova d'Asti

On the occasion of the 90th Hans Werner Henze's
birth anniversary (1926 - 2012)

Non-subscription production

 

Duration
1h and 20' (without interval)

 

with the support of

Logo Fondazione Spinola Banna per l'arte

 

 technical partner

Logo Merula

Calendar

  1. Prices for Pollicino

    Sector A € 15
    Sector B
    Sector C
    Sector D
    Sector E
    Reduced view

    Map of the hall

     

    Saturday 28 May 2016 - 20.00
  2. Prices for Pollicino

    Sector A € 15
    Sector B
    Sector C
    Sector D
    Sector E
    Reduced view

    Map of the hall

     

    Sunday 29 May 2016 - 15.00
  3. Performance for schools

    Monday 30 May 2016 - 10.30
  4. Performance for schools

    Tuesday 31 May 2016 - 10.30
  5. Performance for schools

    Tuesday 31 May 2016 - 15.00