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Isabella Unmasked: The Legacy of an Italian Renaissance Woman
October 20, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
One Actress, Ten Characters. One Musician, Ten Instruments
Please join us on Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Boston College, Gasson Hall 100 (Irish Hall) for this marvelous event.
Friends of the Italian Cultural Center
Circolo Italiano di Boston and
Free and open to the public. Reception to follow.
In 1589, The Madness of Isabella was a triumph at the De’ Medici court in Florence. The protagonist was Isabella Andreini, a poet, a mother and one of the first theater professional female performers. A true Renaissance Woman. This show is a tribute to her and her legacy: all women working in the arts today. Original show – Le Bravure di Isabelle in Italian.