Five Musical shows for the fith edition of A Summer Musical Festival. The festival has anticipated the summer season with two shows: All Shook Up (at Celebrazioni theatre, 12-12 May), a 2004 American jukebox musical with Elvis Presley music and with a book by Joe DiPietro. The story is based on William Shakespeare's 1602 play Twelfth Night; and Crazy For You (at Teatro Duse, 10-11 June) the “new Gershwin musical comedy” with a book by famed comedic playwright Ken Ludwig - is the classic tale of a boy, a girl, and a theater in need of salvation.
From June 29th to July 2nd, 2017 the Summer Musical Festival moves at the Tendone MagdaClan Circo in the park of Villa Angeletti - via de Carracci 73, where it will be featuring three shows:
Tendone MagdaClan Circo -Parco di Villa Angeletti 29 June + 1 July at 19.00 30 June + 2 July at 21.30 ASSASSINS A darkly humorous musical review by Stephen Sondheim (music and lyrics) and John Weidman (book) where nine misfit men and women who attempted (four of them successfully) to assassinate American Presidents. Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim Libretto byJohn Weidman Direction and music direction, Shawna Farrell Associated director, Mauro Simone Choreographies, Daniele Palumbo Light design, Emanuele Agliati Piano Maria Galantino Translations by Andrea Ascari BSMT Productions
Tendone MagdaClan Circo -Parco di Villa Angeletti 29 June + 1 July at 21.30 30 June + 2 July at 19.00 BERNARDA ALBA LaChiusa brings a musical voice to Federico Garcia Lorca's final 1936 masterpiece, The House of Bernarda Alba Music, lyrics and libretto by Michael John LaChiusa Direction, Saverio Marconi Music direction, Candace Smith Choreographies, Nadia Scherani Light design, Emanuele Agliati Piano and instrument direction, Maria Galantino Drums / drum-machine, Alberto Coda Translations by Enrico Zuddas BSMT Productions
Tendone MagdaClan Circo -Parco di Villa Angeletti 1 + 2 July 2017 – at 10.00 FACCIA DI FRAGOLA Freckleface Strawberry, based on the beloved New York Times best-selling book by celebrated actress, Julianne Moore, is a fun and touching family musical. Music and lyrics by Gary Kupper Direction, Mauro Simone Music direction, Shawna Farrell Setting, Mauro Simone Costumes, Fabio Cicolani & Silvia Cerpolini Director assistant, Valeria Tomasi Piano, Maria Galatino Translations libretto by Anna Salutato Translations lyrics by Michael Anzalone BSMT Productions
“All Shook Up” TEATRO IL CELEBRAZIONI - Via Saragozza, 234, 40135 Bologna - Ticket office 051 4399123 (Mon-Sat: 15 - 19) www.teatrocelebrazioni.it online Vivaticket e Ticketone “Crazy for you” TEATRO DUSE - Via Cartoleria 42, Bologna 051 231836 Ticket office: Tuesday to Saturday from 15.00to 19.00 and from one hour before the starting of the performance - online Vivaticket “Assassins”; "Bernarda Alba"; “Freckleface Strawberry” MAGDACLAN tenda - Parco Villa Angeletti - Via de Carracci 73 – Bologna. Reservations requested: 338 9832476 (from 10 to 20) email@example.com