Il campiello, Salle Richelieu, Paris

Goldoni.jpgBy Clare Shine [Financial Times, 28 September 2006]
The winter wind wuthers, snow sprinkles the shabby piazza, doors and shutters pop open and close with the relentless regularity of a cuckoo clock. There is no escaping local colour realism in this diligent production of Goldoniís little-performed comedy (from 1756).