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Watch Nobel Prize winning playwright Dario Fo tell his version of the story of King Christian VII of Denmark and his wife Caroline Mathilde – a dramatic story of love, infidelity and madness in the 18th century, which Fo explores in his new novel.
Meet legendary playwright Dario Fo, who here tells the intriguing story of how he became a storyteller and how he revolutionized theatre by “destroying the fourth wall” – encouraging his audience not to be voyeurs but to participate.
Nobel Prize recipient Dario Fo is one of the most widely performed contemporary playwrights and a well-known social critic. The 89-year-old Italian here bluntly shares his opinion about today’s corrupted Italy and theatre’s crucial role in presenting the truth.