Renato Gabrielli, playwright and screenwriter, was born in Milan in 1966. He is a teacher of playwriting at the Scuola d’Arte Drammatica “Paolo Grassi” in Milan.
Some of his plays were produced in English-speaking countries and are available in English:
A mobile thriller (Qualcosa trilla, translated by Margaret Rose; Hush Productions, dir. Carrie Cracknell; Herald Angel Award at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2004)
Death and the City (Qualcosa trilla, Vocazione, Il figlio della 90, translated by Margaret Rose, published in “Plays International”, April/May 2004)
A Different Language (Suspect Culture/Teatro Stabile di Trieste, dir. Graham Eatough, 2005)
Inner Circle (adapted by Martin O’Connor from Il figlio della 90, Glasgow Subway Festival, dir. Neil Doherty, 2009)
Eat Your Heart Out (Tre – Una storia d’amore, translated by Ann Marie Di Mambro, Oran Mor, Glasgow, dir. Graham Eatough, 2009)
Woman Reading (La donna che legge, translated by Margaret Rose, reading produced by Kairos Italy Theater, Italian Theater Festival New York, dir. Laura Caparrotti, 2017).
From 1997 to 2001 he worked as resident dramaturg at the Centro Teatrale Bresciano.
As a dramaturg, he also worked with the theatre company Teatro delle Moire for the shows: Never Never Neverland (2010), It’s always tea-time (2011), Playroom (2012); and with the theatre company ESTIA for the show Non Più (2011).