La Casa Nova

Arts University Bournemouth [AUB]

La Casa Nova

Written by Carlo Goldoni
Translated by Frederick Davies
Directed by Kenneth Robertson

Performances: Two different casts set in two different time periods: 

Contemporary – 2020s: Wednesday 15 May @ 7.30 pm, Friday 17 May @ 7.30 pm, Saturday 18 May @ 2.30 pm

Period – 1770s: Thursday 16 May @ 7.30 pm, Friday 17 May @ 2.30 pm, Saturday 18 May @ 7.30 pm

This theatre production is a collaboration between the following courses at Arts University Bournemouth:

BA (Hons): Acting, Costume, Make Up for Media and Performance & Performance Design & Film Costume

This production will be performed with alternate casts, one in period dress, the other in contemporary costume. And all set in Venice where classic design transcends the ages. Why now come twice?

Anzoletto has bought an apartment to impress his new wife, Cecilia, who has very particular and demanding tastes. Combined with other problems regarding relatives, workmen, bailiffs and a pair of young lovers, there is confusion, intrigue and exorbitant costs. How will his marriage survive? Find out in this hilarious play, penned by the Italian master of farce, Carlo Goldoni.

Tickets: £13.20, Concessions £4 (Student, child, senior, disability and low income. You may be asked for proof of eligibility.); Available online.