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Cuore di Persia

From: 29/06/2016 - To: 10/07/2016

Teatri di Vita, Parco dei Pini - via Emilia Ponente 485 Bologna

Phone +39 051 566330

Date of last update: 24/06/2016, 14:50

Cuore di Persia is the summer festival by Teatri di Vita dedicated to all the expressions of the contemporary culture in Iran: theatre, cinema, music, exhibitions, conversations and much mat to make people know in Europe that country once called Persia, through its culture. From June 29 to July 10, the festival proposes 12 days of great performances and screenings, extraordinary surprises, food, to spend enjoyable nights at Teatri di Vita, Parco dei Pini.

Following some of the events in the programme:

Cuore di PersiaDaily, from 16:45 - free admission
All about me, Nicknamed Crown Giver
Photo exhibition by Tahmineh Monzavi, for the first time in Italy.

Timeless Persia / SOKUT
Photo exhibition by Davide Palmisano and Manuela Marchetti. They went to Iran in 2015 and decided to tell the country through their pictures, before the great changes that occurred there.

Daily, at 19 – free admission
Schegge d’Iran
Meetings and dialogues about Iran, between reality and imaginary

Daily, at 21 – free admission
Lettere dal fronte interno
Distance dialogue with Iran…

The Cuore di Persia programme of performances and screenings is rich too:

THEATRE - at 21:15
29-30 June - PADRI, MADRI E FIGLI, Moj theater - première
1-2 July - COUNT TO ONE, Yase Tamam – Italian première
3-4 July - LA SIGNORA, Moj Theater
5-6 July - MACBETH, Max Theatre Group - Italian première
7-8 July - VOICE OF MUD, Crazy Body group - Italian première

In addition, every day at 20, L'OMOSESSUALE O LA DIFFICOLTÀ DI ESPRIMERSI  by Copi, directed by Andrea Adriatico, with Anna Amadori, Olga Durano and Eva Robin’s. One of the mostly appreciated summer performances at Teatri di Vita,

CINEMA - at 22:30
29 June - UNA SEPARAZIONE by Asghar Farhadi (2011)
30 June - THERE ARE THINGS YOU DON’T KNOW by Fardin Saheb-Zamani (2010) Italian première
1 July - RISK OF ACID RAIN by Behtash Sanaeeha (2015) Italian première
2 July - MELBOURNE by Nima Javidi (2014)
3 July - LANTOURI by Reza Dormishian (2016) Italian première
4 July - THE LAST STEP by Ali Mosaffa (2012)
5 July - AVALANCHE by Morteza Farshbaf (2015) Italian première
6 July - THE BRIGHT DAY by Hossein Shahabi (2013) Italian première
7 July - FISH & CAT by Shahram Mokri (2013)
8 July - THE 17s by Atieh Attarzadeh Firozabad, Aslan Shahebrahimi (2013)
9 July - MODEST RECEPTION by Mani Haghighi (2012)
10 July - THE PATERNAL HOUSE by Kianoush Ayari (2012)

On Sunday, July 10 from 22:30, the great closing party of Cuore di Persia with a dj-set of Masoud,  the king of the Iranian electronic music.

Besides, from June 29 to July 9 the theatre workshop Fiabe persiane with Anna Amadori (€ 69 festival pass included).
And every night food & drink at Parco dei Pini.

Cuore di Persia is part of bè bolognaestate 2016, the summer programme of activities promoted and coordinated by Comune di Bologna

Programme in detail, further information and updates  www.teatridivita.it/cuoredipersia

  • From: 29/06/2016
  • To: 10/07/2016

Cuore di Persia