Articles about 'Monsieur Carnaval'
A French Carnival Song with a Connection to the Commedia dell’Arte in Italy and the Carnival in Venice
February 18th, 2006
Carnival in Venice, Italy is a time for dressing in costumes and masks, singing and dancing, and even going to masked balls. What’s interesting is that many of the masks used during the Carnival come from the Commedia dell’Arte. The Commedia dell’Arte was a troup of actors who would travel around Italy and...