and in Russian
Poverty and Nobility (Miseria e Nobiltà) is the masterpiece
of Eduardo Scarpetta, famous comic actor,
who bought a theatre with the earnings of this play. Scarpetta was Eduardo de Filippo's father. This performance
is in Russian and has been attended by more than 200.000 spectators.
opening night on March 1998
Poverty and Nobility
by Eduardo Scarpetta
Paolo Emilio Landi
Set & Costumes
All author's several children acted as Peppiniello, the young boy. All of them became famous italian actors.