Il segreto di Susanna

Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari

June 12, 2014 at 7:30pm
June 14, 2014 at 7:30pm
Huntington Avenue Theatre

Il segreto di Susanna

Intermezzo in one act by Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari

Libretto by Enrico Golisciani

Sung in Italian with projected English translations


After smelling tobacco in his house, Count Gil becomes convinced his wife Susanna has taken a lover. Susanna eventually reveals that she does have a secret – her own love for cigarettes. Reconciled, the couple shares a smoke.

Performed on a double bill with Mascagni’s Zanetto.

“The audience started to laugh even before anyone sang a note”

–New York Arts

Cast and Creative

Inna Dukach Inna Dukach
Countess Susanna

Kristopher Irmiter Kristopher Irmiter
Count Gil

Steven Goldstein Steven Goldstein

Gil RoseGil Rose


Daniel Gidron … Director
Vahdat Yeganeh … Assistant director
Amanda Mujica … Costume designer
Christopher Ostrom … Lighting designer
Stephen Dobay … Scenic designer
Cori Ellison … Supertitles


Photos and video: Kathy Wittman / Ball Square Films