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Andrea Calmo

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Name  Andrea Calmo
Role  Author
Died  1571

Andrea Calmo Le Lettere Di Messer Andrea Calmo Riprodotte Sulle Stampe Migliori

Andrea Calmo (1510 in Venice – 1571) was an Italian actor and author (dramatist) of Commedia dell'Arte, and one of the pioneers of this type of masked theater, as created for the 16th century Venetian audience.

Andrea Calmo Le lettere di Messer Andrea Calmo riprodotte sulle stampe migliori

His six comedies are Las Spagnolas (1549), La Saltuzza (1551), La Fiorina (1552), La Pozione (1552), La Rodiana (1553), and il Travaglio (1556). He also published a number of eclogues. All these works were typically in rhyme.

Calmo also corresponded with a number of important artists including Anton Francesco Doni, Pietro Aretino, and Tintoretto, and discussed art and scenography.

References

Andrea Calmo Wikipedia


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