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DESPERATE TIMES. HILARIOUS MEASURES.
A Neapolitan family prospers from the black market during the Second World War. But even as the money flows, community ties are tested and a moral price must be paid. A sparkling and warm-hearted comedy from a celebrated 20th-century master.
by Eduardo De Filippo
In a new translation by John Murrell, commissioned by the Stratford FestivalFrom a literal translation by Donato Santeramo
Director Antoni Cimolino
Production support is generously provided by Bob & Martie Sachs.Support for the 2018 season of the Avon Theatre is generously provided by the Birmingham family.
2018 publicity photography by Clay Stang – The Garden
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