If people cannot go to the theaters, the theater will go to the people.
Racconti per Ricominciare (Stories to Start Over) is a performing arts event which will take place in Italy, in royal building and heritage sites around Naples and in some special location in Campania region, June 25 – July 12, 2020. In each place, a limited number of spectators will assist to four 15-minute monologues in four different open spaces, following a controlled and safe itinerary. Each group of spectators will begin its theatrical ‘tour’ every 30 minutes. Monologues are based on literary novel and original drama written by contemporary authors for this special event.
A project that aims to create employment for cultural and artistic workers, a category of atypical workers who need to get back to work as soon as possible. The project englobes the current rules of physical distance as an opportunity for a new creativity, for a renewed artistic inspiration and for a moral and economic regeneration of cultural centers and workers. A project that also wants to start a process of re-appropriation of the places of art and history, in order to help people to go back to a culturally active life in safety.
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