At 70, Sergio Viotti's Career Takes a Comedic Turn in Sao Paulo

News   At 70, Sergio Viotti's Career Takes a Comedic Turn in Sao Paulo
 
April 1997 marks dramatic star Sergio Viotti's 70th birthday and his 40th year on the Brazilian stage. Staying active and taking a new turn in his long career, he wrote and plays the lead in the comedyHumoresque, directed by Dorival Carper in Sao Paulo.

April 1997 marks dramatic star Sergio Viotti's 70th birthday and his 40th year on the Brazilian stage. Staying active and taking a new turn in his long career, he wrote and plays the lead in the comedyHumoresque, directed by Dorival Carper in Sao Paulo. "I´m so tired of playing dramatic roles like the Shakespearean ones," Viotti told Playbill On-Line. "Now in my old age, the important thing is to make people laugh. . ."

The production opened April 2 at The Cultural Artistic Theatre, Rubens Swener Room, Sao Paulo - SP. Tickets are available at the theatre. For information call (011) 258 3616.

-- By Nertutila Achao
Brazil Correspondent

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