Luigi Squarzina Schoolar, Playwright and Stage Director

By institute Theatre and Drama

Proceedings from the International Conference

Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Rome, 2013

In collaboration with the Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Rome, the Theatre Study Centre has published the proceedings from the conference entitled “Luigi Squarzina. Schoolar, playwright and stage director”, held at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini from 4 to 6 October 2012. Published two years after his Death, this book is an opportunity to commemorate, analyse and reflect on Luigi Squarzina’s role in theatre and his writings.

The book brings together papers by Gerardo Guccini, Alessandro Tinterri, Mango, Elena Randi, Claudio Vicentini, Gregori, Maria Ida Biggi, Ginette Herry, Giacomo Pedini, Claudio Longhi, Anna Barsotti, Palazzo, Federica Mazzocchi, Isabella Innamorati, Katia Angioletti, Ilaria Gariboldi, Maurizio Giammusso, Franco Vazzoler, Paolo Bosisio, Roberto Alonge, Pier Mario Vescovo, Franco Perrelli, Paolo Puppa, Eugenio Buonaccorsi, Camilla Guaita, Roberto Cuppone, Leonardo Mello, Francesca Bisutti, Marianna Zannoni, Stefano Locatelli, Matteo Paoletti, Maricla Boggio, Masolino d’Amico, Giovani Agostinucci and Matteo d’Amico.

Accompanying the book is a DVD with a film of Paolo Puppa’s interview with Luca Ronconi, who recounts his experiences with Squarzina, plus video recordings of the afternoon sessions in the Palladian Refectory with Omero Antonutti,  Maricla Boggio, Matteo d’Amico, Ivo Garrani, Paola Gassman, Franco Graziosi, Gabriele Lavia, Paola Mannoni, Ugo Pagliai, Carlo Quartucci, Giuliano Scabia, Tullio Solenghi, Lamberto Trezzini and Giancarlo Zanetti.