: 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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Her rage will lead her to lose herself for him in a place with the fateful name of Little Chicago.

ROBERTO ZUCCO / Prologue, About Theatre

His thoughts contradict his actions; his whole personality exists as a rkberto of a double. On March 1,in the course of an escape attempt, he fell from the roof of the Treviso prison.

He hid their bodies in the bathtub covered in water and lime to delay the discovery of the murders and fled with his father’s service pistol. French journalist Pascale Froment wrote a non-fiction account of Succo’s crimes that appeared as Je te tue.

The play develops through fifteen chronologically connected scenes.

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


Roberto Succo – Wikipedia

On 28 February he was caught in Mestre[1] his hometown. MestreVeniceItaly. The motivation for his criminal acts is open to interpretation of the reader zuvco the viewer. Roberto Succo April 3, in Mestre — May 23, in Vicenza was an Italian serial killer who committed several murders and other violent crimes mostly in Italy and France in the s. While serving rroberto sentence, he was a model prisoner who studied geology at the University of Parma. They are all complex and meaningful representatives of the violent capitalist society in deep crisis.

Views Read Edit View history. It is difficult to draw the line between illusion and reality. Registered users login here. Roberto Zucco is the only one with a real name and he fears he would forget it. On 9 April he fatally stabbed his mother Maria 32 times, and his father, a police officerwho had refused to lend him their car. He ultimately surrenders to those forces, albeit hesitantly, as if he had been chosen to act on them by some cosmic instinct.

English, Hungarian and Italian. Retrieved 2 January The text concerns itself with a charismatic serial murderer – a young lost soul who philosophically seduces his prey, driven by forces he can not control.

Roberto Zucco

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. He evaded police and escaped to France by rail, using fake documents and changing his surname to “Kurt”.


Roberto Zucco is a character full of contradictions. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Robberto Policy. On the stage, they’ll present this desperate attempt at identification, which shines a light on what makes the human.


Each of them describes an action or a place of action, with the scenes making reference to mythological figures, for instance Delilah or Ophelia. The text is encapsulated by C. It is difficult, almost impossible to identify any events in his life that could give a structure of the psychological basis to the character.

Programme Tickets Zucci News About us. Slovenian translations are available at the hostess. With him, they created the T’chang’G! So Zucco destroys, roberro any further excuse.

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

Around them, society growls and rumbles, even though it has shown itself to be incapable of containing the violence it creates. French police officers criticized the film for allegedly glorifying Succo.

In France, he killed two women, a physician, and two police officers. He committed suicide in his cell in Vicenzain the “San Pius X” prison on May 23,suffocating himself with a plastic bag.

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