Rogues & Vagabonds

theatre, film & tv past and present 2001-2008 & 2013…

The Stage – News – Coronavirus: ‘Theatre is to UK what Venice is to Italy’ – Helen Mirren

Helen Mirren has become the latest high-profile figure to call for major investment to prevent the arts from collapsing.She follows the likes of Judi Dench, who appeared on Channel 4 … Continue reading

06/30/2020

GIULIETTA MASINA (1921-1994) – Beauty Bellezza Beauté

Giulietta Masina (1921-1994). Click here for more photos: GIULIETTA MASINA – Beauty Bellezza Beauté

03/13/2018 · 2 Comments

Napoleon’s castrato: Girolamo Crescentini – Shannon Selin

Girolamo Crescentini was born on February 2, 1766 in Urbania, part of the Papal States. He was a castrato, thus throughout his life he had the voice of a male … Continue reading

06/22/2016 · Leave a comment

GISELLA POZZI: BEAUTIFUL SILENT FILM ACTRESS WEARING A BUTTERFLY DRESS | THE CABINET CARD GALLERY

One thing is for certain is that Gisella Pozzi is a very pretty woman. However, my knowledge about the details of her life is very uncertain. Preliminary research indicates that … Continue reading

12/18/2015 · 1 Comment

8. Bicycle Thieves (1948)

Originally posted on Wonders in the Dark:
by Judy Geater It seems like such a small story. Yet, through the theft of a bike, this powerful Italian neo-realist film, directed…

10/06/2015 · Leave a comment

The Twin Globe

Originally posted on e-Tinkerbell:
In the heart of the Villa Borghese park, hidden among the trees and surrounded by a lavish vegetation, you may find one of the most unexpected…

09/30/2015 · 4 Comments