Giuseppe Della Misericordia

Playwright
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Giuseppe Della Misericordia is an Italian award-winning playwright, novelist, and author. His plays are regularly performed by professional and amateur productions all over Italy and abroad.

His play La Mia Famiglia Online won the Premio Nazionale Teatrale Achille Campanile in 2021. 

38 Giorni Per Cambiare Vita was given a Special Mention by the Jury of the 2020 Premio Nazionale Teatrale Achille Campanile and premiered at the Artemisio-Gian Maria Volontè theater in Velletri during the 2022 edition of the Rassegna Nazionale di Teatro e Letteratura Campaniliana.

In 2018, Le Stelle Sono Belle was selected for the “Belli Corti - Playwriting Competition” and premiered at the Nuovo Teatro San Paolo in Rome.

In 2016, Volevo Solo Cambiare Il Mondo was shortlisted for the “Teatro e Disabilità Award” and subsequently premiered at the Vittoriano Complex (Rome).

In 2014, Ti Presento Papà won the “Premio Una Commedia in Cerca di Autori” and premiered at the Teatro de’ Servi in Rome. The play was performed at Teatro Sociale, Bellinzona, Swiss and was selected for Expo - World Exposition Milano 2015 – Padiglioni Teatri and performed at Teatro Elfo-Puccini, Milano. Ti Presento Papà is translated in english by Julia Heim: Meet My Dad.

His plays Scambio Di Persona All’Italiana and L’Amore È Un Terrazzo Allagato, were performed in Luxembourg with the patronage and support of the Italian Embassy in 2019 and 2021.

Giuseppe has written many more plays currently in production all over Italy, including Ecce LupoCome Non Fare L’Amore and Il Matrimonio Era Ieri.

He also regularly writes material for comedians performing live, on the web, in some of the most popular Italian comedy tv shows (Zelig, Colorado, Stand up, Natural Born Comedians) and award winning (Premio Charlot\, Premio Alberto Sordi, Manzoni Derby Cabaret, Festival Cabaret Modena)). His material is regularly performed by celebrated comedians at corporate events for prestigious businesses (Barilla, Ricola, RedPublic, Crodino, BCCI Inclusive Finance, Swatch, Bosch Retrox, Athlon, Groupm.)

He also published the novels Il Commissario Daltonico. Due strabilianti indagini (Augh! Edizioni) and Uomini all’asta (Il Camaleonte Edizioni; Cento Autori), which won him the “Inedito - Colline di Torino Award” in 2018.

He holds a degree in Philosophy from the Università degli Studi di Milano and has worked both as an academic researcher and a teacher.

He is a member of Dramatists Guild of America and of SIAE (Società Italiana degli Autori ed Editori).

To learn more about Giuseppe, visit his website www.giuseppedellamisericordia.com