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Federico Fellini

 
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Date of Birth: January 20, 1920
Date of Death: October 31, 1993 (73)

Birth Place: Rimini, ITALY
 

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Federico Fellini News

Based on One of the Most Popular Brazilian Soap Operas O BEM AMADO Gets a Musical Ver Photo Based on One of the Most Popular Brazilian Soap Operas O BEM AMADO Gets a Musical Version
by Claudio Erlichman - Aug 4, 2022

The show has lyrics and music by Zeca Baleiro and Newton Moreno, with musical direction by Marco França and features Cassio Scapin as the corrupt and demagogue Odorico Paraguacu, candidate for mayor of Sucupira. As there is no cemetery in the city, which forces residents to bury their dead in neighboring municipalities, the politician is elected with the slogan “Vote for a serious man and win a cemetery”!

Sideshow and Janus Films Acquire North American Rights to THE EIGHT MOUNTAINS Photo Sideshow and Janus Films Acquire North American Rights to THE EIGHT MOUNTAINS
by Michael Major - Jul 12, 2022

The film is written and directed by Felix van Groeningen and Charlotte Vandermeersch. It is produced by Mario Gianani and Lorenzo Gangarossa for Wildside, a Fremantle Company, co-produced with Belgium’s Rufus and Menuetto, France Pyramide Pictures and Vision Distribution and produced in collaboration with the U.K.’s Elastic and with Sky.

BWW Review: ME AND BOBBY PEACO at Don't Tell Mama Shines A Light On Friendship And St Photo BWW Review: ME AND BOBBY PEACO at Don't Tell Mama Shines A Light On Friendship And Storytelling
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 9, 2022

New York-based cabaret artist Helane Blumfield and Florida-based Maestro Bobby Peaco didn't let a thousand (ish) miles stand in the way of making a great cabaret show, as they demonstrated last week with ME AND BOBBY PEACO.

New Line Theatre Announces 31st Season Photo New Line Theatre Announces 31st Season
by Marissa Tomeo - May 21, 2022

New Line Theatre, “the bad boy of musical theatre,” has announced its 31st season of adult, alternative musical theatre, including the wild musical comedy SOMETHING ROTTEN, running Sept. 22-Oct. 15, 2022; followed by the electrifying concept musical, NINE, based on Federico Fellini's iconic film 8 1/2, running March 2-25, 2023; and the season closes with one of the great Stephen Sondheim's earliest works, the hilarious farce, A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM, based on the Roman comedies of Plautus, running June 1-24, 2023.

The National Symphony Orchestra Presents Three Classical Programs In June Photo The National Symphony Orchestra Presents Three Classical Programs In June
by Stephi Wild - Apr 29, 2022

The National Symphony Orchestra (NSO) concludes its 2021–2022 Classical series with three subscription concert programs this June, featuring the NSO debuts of conductor Kazuki Yamada and pianist Stewart Goodyear and the Orchestra's final season concert at Capital One Hall.

THE ITALIAN IN ME Will Play the Spring at Theatre West Photo THE ITALIAN IN ME Will Play the Spring at Theatre West
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 17, 2022

In The Italian in Me, a doe-eyed aspiring actress from Canada - who has been raised on a heaping dose of old-fashioned values & Roman Catholic guilt - upends her life by moving to Italy. With her, she brings a tiny bit of cash and grandiose dreams of working in Italian Cinema.

SOLOPALOOZA 2.022' Begins May 21 At Theatre West Photo SOLOPALOOZA 2.022' Begins May 21 At Theatre West
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 14, 2022

Theatre West is presenting ten diverse solo pieces in Solopalooza 2.022. Curated by Dina Morrone, this solo festival is not to be missed, with amazing stories, most based on remarkable real-life experiences, with a few fantastic characters to spice up the mix.

Sandman Sleeps Releases Debut Album 'Crisis Actor' Photo Sandman Sleeps Releases Debut Album 'Crisis Actor'
by Michael Major - Mar 28, 2022

Originally formed by vocalist/guitarist Cristina Peck and her bassist sister Alex Peck as teens, the two reconvened Sandman Sleeps in 2019 with renewed passion and the band was enhanced even more with the addition of drummer Karsten Andersen and guitarist Zack Jones in early 2020. Listen to the new album now!

WHY IS WE AMERICANS? Comes to DVD and Digital Photo WHY IS WE AMERICANS? Comes to DVD and Digital
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 19, 2022

Why Is We Americans? is set to be released on DVD and for digital purchase on April 12th for $24.95. The movie is executive produced by Ms. Lauryn Hill and Oscar®-nominated writer and filmmaker, Oren Moverman (The Messenger). This 2022 theatrical release arrives on DVD loaded with extras, including Q&A’s, deleted scenes, and more. The movie originally opened on January 14th at the IFC Center in NYC. Watch the trailer for the film below. 

BWW Review: Hey, Big Spender...Spend a Little Time with Eight O'Clock Theatre's Splen Photo BWW Review: Hey, Big Spender...Spend a Little Time with Eight O'Clock Theatre's Splendid SWEET CHARITY
by Peter Nason - Mar 5, 2022

Take a dive and swim to Fosse Land!

Federico Fellini Videos

VIDEO: On This Day, January 29- Broadway Falls In Love With SWEET CHARITY! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, January 29- Broadway Falls In Love With SWEET CHARITY!
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 29, 2019

Inspired by Federico Fellini's Nights of Cabiria, SWEET CHARITY explores the turbulent love life of Charity Hope Valentine, a hopelessly romantic but comically unfortunate dance hall hostess in New York City.

VIDEO: First Look at SWEET CHARITY at Marriott Theatre VideoVIDEO: First Look at SWEET CHARITY at Marriott Theatre
by Stage Tube - Sep 11, 2018

From the high-spirited bustling and gritty streets of 1960s New York City comes the Tony Award-winning Broadway phenomenon, SWEET CHARITY, continuing Marriott Theatre's sensational 2018 season, running September 5 through October 28 with a press opening on Wednesday, September 12 at 7:30 p.m. at 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire.

VIDEO: On This Day, May 4: Baby, Dream Your Dream! The 2005 Revival of SWEET CHARITY  VideoVIDEO: On This Day, May 4: Baby, Dream Your Dream! The 2005 Revival of SWEET CHARITY Opens on Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - May 4, 2018

On this day in 2005, a revival of the classic musical, Sweet Charity opened on Broadway, starring Christina Applegate, who danced the title role just weeks after breaking her ankle during the show's out-of-town tryout.

VIDEO: On This Day, January 29- SWEET CHARITY Dreams Her Dream on Broadway VideoVIDEO: On This Day, January 29- SWEET CHARITY Dreams Her Dream on Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 29, 2018

Today we remember the groundbreaking original production of Bob Fosse's Sweet Charity, which opened on Broadway on this day in 1966.

VIDEO: On This Day, May 4: Baby, Dream Your Dream! The 2005 Revival of SWEET CHARITY Opens on Broadway
by Stage Tube - May 4, 2017

On this day in 2005, a revival of the classic musical, Sweet Charity opened on Broadway, starring Christina Applegate, who danced the title role just weeks after breaking her ankle during the show's out-of-town tryout.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 4/10/16- NINE
by Stage Tube - Apr 10, 2016

Today in 2003, the first Broadway revival of Nine opened at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre, where it ran for 283 performances. Nine is a musical with a book by Arthur Kopit, music and lyrics by Maury Yeston. The story is based on Federico Fellini's semi-autobiographical film 8½. It focuses on film director Guido Contini, who is dreading his imminent 40th birthday and is facing a midlife crisis, which is blocking his creative impulses and entangling him in a web of romantic difficulties in early-1960s Venice. The original Broadway production opened in 1982 and ran for 729 performances, starring Raul Julia. The musical won five Tony Awards, including best musical, and has enjoyed a number of revivals.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 1/29/16- SWEET CHARITY
by Stage Tube - Jan 29, 2016

Today in 1966, Sweet Charity opened at the Palace Theatre, where it ran for 608 performances. Featuring music by Cy Coleman, lyrics by Dorothy Fields and book by Neil Simon, the musical was directed and choreographed for Broadway by Bob Fosse starring his wife and muse Gwen Verdon. It is based on Federico Fellini's screenplay for Nights of Cabiria. The musical premiered on Broadway in 1966, where it was nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and also ran in the West End as well as having revivals and international productions.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 4/10/15- NINE
by Stage Tube - Apr 10, 2015

Today in 2003, the first Broadway revival of Nine opened at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre, where it ran for 283 performances. Nine is a musical with a book by Arthur Kopit, music and lyrics by Maury Yeston. The story is based on Federico Fellini's semi-autobiographical film 8½. It focuses on film director Guido Contini, who is dreading his imminent 40th birthday and is facing a midlife crisis, which is blocking his creative impulses and entangling him in a web of romantic difficulties in early-1960s Venice. The original Broadway production opened in 1982 and ran for 729 performances, starring Raul Julia. The musical won five Tony Awards, including best musical, and has enjoyed a number of revivals.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 1/29/15- SWEET CHARITY
by Stage Tube - Jan 29, 2015

Today in 1966, Sweet Charity opened at the Palace Theatre, where it ran for 608 performances. Featuring music by Cy Coleman, lyrics by Dorothy Fields and book by Neil Simon, the musical was directed and choreographed for Broadway by Bob Fosse starring his wife and muse Gwen Verdon. It is based on Federico Fellini's screenplay for Nights of Cabiria. The musical premiered on Broadway in 1966, where it was nominated for 12 Tony Awards, and also ran in the West End as well as having revivals and international productions.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 4/10- NINE
by Stage Tube - Apr 10, 2014

Today in 2003, the first Broadway revival of Nine opened at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre, where it ran for 283 performances. Nine is a musical with a book by Arthur Kopit, music and lyrics by Maury Yeston. The story is based on Federico Fellini's semi-autobiographical film 8½. It focuses on film director Guido Contini, who is dreading his imminent 40th birthday and is facing a midlife crisis, which is blocking his creative impulses and entangling him in a web of romantic difficulties in early-1960s Venice. The original Broadway production opened in 1982 and ran for 729 performances, starring Raul Julia. The musical won five Tony Awards, including best musical, and has enjoyed a number of revivals.


Federico Fellini Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Federico Fellini written?
Federico Fellini has written 2 shows including Sweet Charity (Source Material), La Strada (Source Material).