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3/29/2019 - Dawn at the Ancient Theatre on 10th August with Monica Guerritore
Dawn at the Ancient Theater of Taormina on August 10th with the show From hell ... to infinity, absolute protagonist Monica Guerritore, promoted by the Taormina Arte Sicily Foundation.It will be a suggestive and unique awakening on August 10th for the inhabitants and tourists of Taormina. An enchanting dawn that combines sky and sea in one of the most beautiful Sicilian archaeological areas, in a cavea of ​​an Ancient Theater facing Etna and the bay of Giardini-Naxos. On stage a luminous Monica Guerritore inside the darkness of an essential scenography will lead the audience on a spiritual journey into the inner self of each individual, a performance that tells a descent (and a return) into the human soul made through the verses of immortal authors . A literary journey through the human soul made through the words of great authors, who questioned themselves with their strength and passion about the meaning of existence. Words, texts, very high verses uprooted from their ‘known‘ placement to give them back their original and powerful meaning. From Dante's Inferno to Leopardi's Infinito through Pasolini, Morante, Valduga, Pavese, Hugo, Valery, Flaubert ... And then all the expressive power of Monica Guerritore and the strength of the music from Wagner to Sakamoto, Barber / Bernstein, Craig Armstrong, Eleny Karaindrou that accompany the performance. "From hell ... to infinity" is a magical tale written and directed by Monica Guerritore, staged thanks to the direction of Lucilla Mininno, to the lighting design by Paolo Meglio, organized by the Taormina Arte Sicilia Foundation. The musical score ranges from Giya Kancheli to Alberto Iglesias, from Ryuichi Sakamoto to Samuel Barber, from Amalia Rodriguez to Eleni Karaindrou and Craig Armstrong.Advance sales already started online at; or in all Boxoffice sales points in Sicily, single seat € 15.00.As the Guerritore said, talking about this intense show:"In my intention, the strong desire to eradicate words, texts and very high verses from their" known "location, to give them back an original and powerful" sense ".Info:; +39 391 7462146;