Compagnia de’ Colombari Performs Shakespeare's "The Merchant in Venice" in Jewish Ghetto | Casa Italiana Zerilli / Marimò

Compagnia de’ Colombari Performs Shakespeare's "The Merchant in Venice" in Jewish Ghetto

In commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the foundation of the Jewish Ghetto in Venice and the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death, "The Merchant in Venice" was produced by Italian Theater company Compagnia de’ Colombari to be performed in the Venetian Jewish Ghetto for the first time in history. Cast members and the director, Karin Coorod, answer questions about the challenges and success of the production. Click here to read the full article in English by Samantha Jannazzo.