Florence, Hitchock’s film becomes a comedy. 4 actors for 50 characters on stage

Florence, November 11, 2023 – “The 39 Steps” comes to Florence“, theater comedy based on the film “The 39 Club” by Alfred Hitchcock. Only four actors on stage (Andrea Vangelisti, Raffaella Afeltra, Vieri Raddi and Simone Petri) playing almost 50 characters, for a story of espionage, adventure, twists and lots of laughs. Richard Hannay is a thirtysomething who is bored with life in London. One evening he decides to go to London’s Palladium for a demonstration by Mr. Memory, as a man with an amazing memory. During the show, someone shoots and pandemonium breaks out in the audience. Richard tries to escape and meets Annabella Schmidt in the crowd, who asks him to take her to her apartment. Little does he know that this meeting will turn his life upside down. Thirty-nine steps. Only “39 steps and for a special and explosive show in national debut at the Lumière Theater in via di Ripoli 231 ((email protected) (email protected)). An extraordinary and daring show inspired by the film of the 1930s from the master of thrills Alfred Hitchock Patrick Parlow, directed by Riccardo Giannini, a true master of brilliant Italian comedy, who, as many know, created immortal musicals and great successes such as, among others, the Rocky Horror Show, which triumphed in cinemas all over Italy, and another great box office hit like Corpse Bride. Diana Volpe is the assistant director. One an astonishingly paced show with an excellent, tight-knit cast such as Andrea Vangelisti, Raffaella Afeltra, Vieri Raddi, Simone Petri and Lorenzo Fiorentini for a story as bold as it is funny. A bold, funny, fast-paced story that debuts with great commitment, professionalism and courage in Florence and then travels around Italian theaters. The large, decentralized Teatro Lumiere hit the nail on the head again when it bet on this show and opened its doors to young actors thanks to the efforts of Acdc Production, The Mask of Dionysos and Andrea Vangelisti, who decided everything by themselves and without themselves. institutional contributions of any kind to purchase the rights to the program to be re-presented in Italy for the first time. History? An interesting spy story which emerges from a murder involving the clueless Richard Hanney, a bored Londoner, forcing him to face dangerous situations to come clean and solve the mystery. Admiration for those who take risks and believe in what they do. Young and enthusiastic artists to be seen next week on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. A story that appeared in parts in 1915, the novel mixes thriller, espionage and adventure: it is the first of 5 books in which Hannay himself stars. There are five sessions starting on Friday 10th and Saturday 11th November at 8.45pm, sunday 12 4:45 p.m.; and then again the following weekend, Saturday November 18 at 8:45 p.m. and on Sundays November 19 at 4:45 p.m. For information and ticket sales, contact (email protected) – 055 389 0214 www.teatrolumiere.it. The box office is open on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 5 to 7 p.m.

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