El Último Bufón (Premiere)
Leo Bassi: “This show is dedicated to the new generations that are rebelling against the injustice and impudence of the Power, with the hope that the unruliness and vitality of the Buffoons could be inspiring in such confusing times”
Leo Bassi (New York, 1952) is an Italian actor and comedian. Bassi defines himself as a buffoon. He has worked as an actor in theatre plays and films, as a host for events and also appeared on television ( for example in the Spanish TV programmes Crónicas Marcianas and El Hormiguero). Apart from the theatrical show created by him, he organizes performances and theatrical acts in which he denounces political and cultural actions from a humorous standpoint, such as Bassibus or El Belén de Lavapiés. He also gives talks and conferences about topics he stands up for or against. Leo Bassi comes form and English-Italian family who have dedicated themselves since 1840, across six generations, to the circus life.