Performed by Marco MichelGermany/Switzerland

Sun 10/21 2:00pm

drama, 75 min.

Once regarded as the village idiot, the Swiss-Italian painter Antonio Ligabue later became famous as the "Italian van Gogh." Marco Michel embodies Ligabue with stunning intensity and draws large charcoal portraits, which become his co-players on stage. "A must-see!" (Bernie Schürch, founder of the internationally acclaimed theatre company Mummenschanz) Playwright & Director: Mario Perrotta. Lights & Sound: Daniel Tschanz. Set Design: Peter Maurer. Support from: Consulate General of Switzerland in New York. Show image by Luigi Burroni. Recommended for: adults only (not suitable for children). Links: show, artist, facebook.

2018 United Solo is the world’s largest solo theatre festival, currently in its 9th 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.