: Roberto Zucco (Modern Plays) (): Bernard-Marie Koltes: Books. Roberto Zucco by Bernard-Marie Koltès is English Theatre Leipzig’s 5th production. It features our biggest cast yet and uniquely and in the spirit of our. Roberto Succo was an Italian serial killer who committed several murders and other violent In , Bernard-Marie Koltès wrote a play (Roberto Zucco) loosely based on Succo’s life and crimes. French journalist Pascale Froment wrote a.

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With him, they created the T’chang’G! On the basis of the murders of his mother, the inspector and the boy, we can recognize a symbolic process that finally leads Zucco to suicide: Not only Roberto Zucco, other characters are similarly evasive when it comes to psychological interpretation. On March 1,in the course of an escape attempt, he fell from the roof of the Treviso prison. He committed suicide in his cell in Vicenzain the “San Pius X” prison on May 23,suffocating himself with a plastic bag.

After serving five years of robedto sentence, on May 15, while on freedom privileges, Succo escaped from the psychiatric hospital.

Slovenian translations are available at the hostess. After Succo was caught, he was judged mentally ill and sentenced to ten years in a psychiatric prison in Reggio Emilia. French journalist Pascale Froment wrote a non-fiction account of Succo’s crimes that appeared as Je te tue. He hid their bodies in the bathtub covered in water and lime to delay the discovery of the murders and fled with his ooltes service pistol.


Succo was born in Mestre. MestreVeniceItaly. Part of the programme was created with support by: Retrieved 2 January On his quest to find himself, he meets a rebellious young girl with no identity, who falls in love with him: Wish to recieve the programme and news from Mini teater? His thoughts contradict his actions; his whole personality exists as a kind of a double. Each of them describes an action or a place of action, with the scenes making reference to mythological figures, for instance Delilah or Ophelia.

It is difficult to draw the line between illusion and reality. So Zucco destroys, without any further zucxo. Two prison guards in the prison from which Zucco will later escape talk about how the idea of murder is born and how it then becomes an actual deed. This page was last edited on 30 Novemberat He evaded police and escaped to France by rail, using fake documents and changing his surname to “Kurt”.


ROBERTO ZUCCO / Prologue, About Theatre

On 28 February he was caught in Mestre[1] his hometown. While serving his sentence, he was a model prisoner who studied geology at the University of Parma.

In France, he killed two women, a physician, and two police officers. He ultimately surrenders to those forces, albeit hesitantly, as if he had been chosen to act on them by some cosmic instinct.

Roberto Succo – Wikipedia

The programme and operation of Mini teater is co-financed by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Slovenia and the Municipality of Ljubljana’s Department of Culture. Objectivity is put to a serious test.


French police officers criticized the film for allegedly glorifying Succo. A murderer without a motive, he decimated his own family, killed innocent citizens, and executed robertk. The play develops through fifteen chronologically connected scenes.

Roberto Zucco (Modern Plays) Bernard-Marie Koltes: Methuen Drama

It is difficult, almost impossible to identify any events in his roebrto that could give a structure of the psychological basis to the character. On 9 April he fatally stabbed his mother Maria 32 times, and his father, a police officerwho had refused to lend him their car. The second guard tries to grasp the difference between reality and the idea – how an infernal thought can turn into an action. Around them, society growls and rumbles, even though it has shown itself to be incapable of containing the violence it creates.

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