The musical "Truffaldino from Bergamo" in the National Operetta is based on the play by the Italian playwright Carl Goldoni "The Servant of Two Masters", written in 1749 in the genre of comedy del arte.
The fascinating story of an inventive young man who made personal happiness of his masters and his own, for two and a half centuries, bypassed the stage of all the most famous theaters in the world. And her famous music version is known to the audience from a film shot in 1975 by Soviet director Vadim Vorobiev. The tape was a tremendous success for the public, because the famous composer Alexander Kolker wrote the magic playing music, and at the shooting the director invited talented actors Konstantin Raikin and Natalia Gundaryova. The film "Truffaldino from Bergamo" is considered one of the most successful musicals shot in the USSR.
The main heroine of the musical is her Majesty Love! Separations and dangerous trips, quarrels and duels, passionate oaths and intrigues - all this will have to go through the heroes of the performance in search of their own sense of happiness.
Events unfold in Venice. A smart, funny young man from Bergamo called Truffaldino travels to the full potential and opportunities of Venice in search of a better life and is hired by a servant to Federico Raspon.
However, as it turns out, in fact, the Signor Raspony is his dressed sister Beatrice. Risking her life and concealing her true face, she is trying to find out whatever she likes, Florindo Aretuzi, without whom her world is not cute.
Under the guise of Brother Beatrice, he goes to the house of the Venetian merchant Pantalone. The visit of the uninvited guest does not please either Pantalon himself and his daughter, Clarissa, nor their guests - Dr. Lombardy and his son Silvio. The fact is that Silvio and Clarice have long loved each other and the news of the death on the duel Federico, with whom Claric was engaged, bestows the way to marriage for lovers. The appearance of Raspine, albeit even resurrected from the dead, crosses the hopes of the young for a happy future. In addition, Pantalone owes to Spot out and now has no desire to return funds ...
Carrying out the task of his master, Truffaldino meets another mysterious Signor, who also offers the young man to become his servant. Quickly noticing that working with two masters, he would receive a double salary, the cunning of Bergamo agrees to this attractive offer. But the adventurer Truffaldino does not even realize that the unknown Signor is a beloved Beatrice Sputan.
The story has a happy finale: Beatrice will find Florindo, Clarice will marry Silvio, and Truffaldino will not only get a double salary, but also meet his true love.
Production director - Mr. and. Ukraine Bogdan Strutynsky
Conductor-director - Dmitry Morozov
Choreographer - Vadim Prokopenko
Choreographer - Igor Yaroshenko
Scenography - n. and. Ukraine Bogdan Strutinsky, Julia Zaulichna
Costume designer - Irina Davydenko
Assistant to choreographer Natalia Skuba
Conductors - Sergey Didok, Nazar Yakobenchuk, Igor Yaroshenko
Light design - Ruslan Dolinych, Svyatoslav Kurko
Sound engineer - Dmitry Lozin
Actors and performers:
TRUFFALDINO - Dmitry Sharaburin, Sergey Yatsuk
SMERALDIN - Olena Arbuzova, Anna Dovbnya, Oksana Prasolova
BEATRICHE - with. and. Ukraine Irina Bespalova-Primak, with. and. Ukraine Tamara Khodakova
FLORINDO - with. and. Ukraine Serhiy Avdeev, Yevhen Prudnyk, with. and. Ukraine Sergey Avdeev, Yevgeny Prudnyk
PANTALONE - Mr. and. Volodymyr Bogomaz, Ukraine and. Volodymyr Rozhkov, Ukraine
CLARIQUE - with. and. Ukraine Galina Gregorchak-Odrinsky, Olga Fedorenko
SILVIO - with. and. Ukraine Igor Levenets, Vladimir Odrinsky
LOMBARDI - Mr. and. Ukraine Serhiy Bondarenko, Mr. and. Ukraine Mykola Butkovskii
BRIGELLA - Alexei Kirillov, Arsen Kurbanov
CAPITAN - Mr. and. Ukraine Serhiy Bondarenko, Cyril Baskovsky
Servants, cooks, passers-by, Captain's soldiers, participants of the carnival - performers of choir and ballet