Performed by Marco MichelSwitzerland

Sat 11/23 2:00pm

drama, 75 min.

Based on the true story of outsider artist Antonio Ligabue, this award-winning show continues to excite audiences all over the world and now returns to NYC. Marco Michel embodies Ligabue (known today as the “Italian van Gogh”) with stunning intensity. He narrates his life while drawing large charcoal portraits, which become his co-players on stage. A must-see! Playwright & Director: Mario Perrotta. Production Design: Peter Maurer. Lights & Music: Daniel Tschanz. Show image by Luigi Burroni. Recommended for: adults only (not suitable for children), theatre community, LGBTQ community, all ethnic minorities. Links: show, artist, video, facebook, related.

2019 United Solo is the world’s largest solo theatre festival, currently in its 10th anniversary season. All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $45 (plus a $2.25 Theatre Restoration Charge) are available at the Theatre Row Box Office and online through Telecharge at www.telecharge.com. You may also call Telecharge at 212-239-6200. When placing your reservation, please provide: the FESTIVAL name (United Solo Theatre Festival), the name of THEATRE (Theatre Row – The Studio Theatre), and the specific DAY and TIME of SHOW you would like to see.

* THE BEST OF  tag indicates shows by award-winning artists and companies invited by the United Solo Academy to return for the 10th anniversary season. These shows represent some of the greatest artistic achievements of the Festival’s first decade.

*If you are interested in purchasing tickets for a SOLD-OUT performance, check with the Theatre Row Box Office on the day of the show. Should there be any last-minute returns, tickets will become available on a first-come, first-served basis.