: 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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This page was last edited on 30 Novemberat On 9 April he fatally stabbed his mother Maria 32 times, and his father, a police officerwho had refused to lend him their car. His thoughts contradict his actions; his whole personality exists as a kind of a double.

Retrieved from ” https: Inside the mind of a killer”. Registered users login here. The text is encapsulated by C. After Succo was caught, he was judged mentally ill and sentenced to ten years in a psychiatric prison in Reggio Emilia. Between the two arrests, during the time he was on the run, he had killed his mother, raped a teenager, killed a police inspector and took a boy as a hostage only to kill him at the end.

He then fled from Mestre, [1] but an investigation into the murders of the Succo couple immediately connected them to the son, who was arrested two days later at the exit of a pizzeria in San Pietro al Natisonenot far from the with Yugoslaviaafter he had briefly returned to the crime scene. He ultimately surrenders to those forces, albeit hesitantly, as if he had been chosen to act on them by some cosmic instinct.


Objectivity is put to a serious test. Slovenian translations are available at the hostess. His plays, such as Quay WestStruggle of the Blacks and the DogsSalingerNight Just Before the Foreststranslated and performed throughout the world, remain, by their violence and intensity, perfectly modern.


Premiere in Mini teater: Retrieved 2 January On 28 February he was caught in Mestre[1] his hometown. Not only Roberto Zucco, other characters are similarly evasive when it comes to psychological interpretation. The second guard tries to grasp the difference between reality and the idea – how an infernal thought can turn into an action.

French journalist Pascale Froment wrote a non-fiction account of Succo’s crimes that appeared as Je te tue.

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. On his quest to find himself, he meets a rebellious young girl with no identity, who falls in love with him: Succo was born in Zuccco. With him, they created the T’chang’G!

ROBERTO ZUCCO / Prologue, About Theatre

The motivation for his criminal acts is open to interpretation of the reader or the viewer. Around them, society growls and rumbles, even though it has rkberto itself to be incapable of containing the violence it creates.

The last play of a prolific career, it obeys the same ideals of rebellion and liberty the writer defended throughout his life.

Part of the programme was created with support by: 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: In France, he killed two women, robsrto physician, and two police officers.

Roberto Succo

The zcuco develops through fifteen chronologically connected scenes. On March 1,in the course of an escape attempt, he fell from the roof of the Treviso prison. He does not want to be noticed, he wishes to be transparent, never aspiring to roberti role a hero. English, Hungarian and Italian. Roberto Succo April 3, in Mestre — May 23, in Vicenza was an Italian serial killer who committed several zcco and other violent crimes mostly in Italy and France in the s.


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

Retrieved 23 October Programme Tickets Repertoire News About us. How could it condemn what it has given birth to, adrift mothers and melancholic detectives, virginal big sisters or pimps for brothers?

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. There are thirty characters in the play and they all have generic names such as Girl, Sister, Brother, Father etc.

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

He evaded police and escaped to France by zuccco, using fake documents and changing his surname to “Kurt”. Their arc towards death is accelerated and irrevocable, as their bodies present a threat to others. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

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Roberto Zucco is the only one with a real name and he fears he would forget it. He committed suicide in his cell in Vicenzain the “San Pius X” prison on May 23,suffocating himself with a plastic bag. Crime and Media in Contemporary France. A murderer without a motive, he decimated his own family, killed innocent citizens, and executed policemen. Her rage will lead her to lose robetro for him in a place with the fateful name of Little Chicago.