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Sogno di una notte di mezza estate

Bologna Festival 2016 - Extra concert

Date: 17/05/2016

Auditorium Teatro Manzoni

Via De’ Monari, 1/2 - 40121 Bologna (BO)

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Date of last update: 08/05/2016, 15:47

This year too Bologna Festival presents an extra concert at Teatro Manzoni on Tuesday, May 17 for the fundraising in aid of AIRC Associazione Italiana per la Ricerca sul Cancro, the Italian association which has been supporting cancer research for 50 years.

The recital Sogno di una notte di mezza estate (A Midsummer Night's Dream) with the actor Giancarlo Giannini and the pianist Giovanni Bellucci is a unique show joining literature and music, a homage paid to William Shakespeare in the year of the 400th anniversary of his death.

Shakespeare's texts will be narrated by the Italian actor Giancarlo Giannini. At the piano Giovanni Bellucci will accompany him with the music by Alkan, Beethoven, Byrd, Busoni, Chopin, Liszt, Mendelssohn, Rossini.

Further information and updates on  www.bolognafestival.it

  • Date: 17/05/2016