SICILY – “This is an amazing show And evocativecreatespecial atmosphere and not reproducible“.
Ray MiaBritish, among the most innovative international film, theater and music producersafter witnessing performance V Gorges of Alcantara can’t hideenthusiasm ForHell Dante, blockbuster records, the most popular theatrical work in Sicily in the last five yearsproduced Good morning Sicily and Vision Sicily with dramaturgy and directing Giovanni Anfuso.
Words by Ray Mia, British producer
“When creating stage adaptation Mia says – start with one unreachable text How The Divine ComedyThis is easier make mistakes What find what fits. Instead, here wonderful language balance and I think that river use – I have never been to a show where there was a stage. natural gorges – is Ideal“.
MyIt has summary incredible: he started working with universal music about artists like The Beatles, Ennio Morricone, Justin Bieber and Shawn Mendesthen in 2018 in Liverpool he founded famous label Jacaranda Records and joined Thames Estuary Development BoardFor Sustainable developmentable to create half a million new jobs. also in 2022 produced a very successful theatrical season Christopher Marlow sessionsWith everything is working Elizabethan playwright and this year, thanks to his fame creative pioneer in immersive audio designhe was appointed Strategy President From Free audio rotation.
“Despite my wife is from Motta Camastra – explains – we haven’t been here in decades. Of course I had heard about representations in alcantarabut for work obligationsI stayed in America And in Great Britain. me tonight gasped for this piece: le Gorgeswith their ice water, drama of EtnaL’minimalist lighting And interpretive music, fantastic acting, perfect actors This brilliant directing. Eat moment in which the main characters they walk along the river And you they catch. They pull the viewer into the scene and really hard not to worry. I think for tourism V Alcantara Valley This big step forward“.
News from Commissioner Amata
Indeed, among spectators From HellI tourists I very numerousalso thanks to one found belongingDeputy of the Regional Council Elvira Amata.
Indeed, the latter has proposed for production distribute in accommodation valleys, Taormina and Giardini Naxos including some postcards at the show where framing QR codes on the backyou can see suggestive video From Hell AND lightV five languagespractical information about the show e note on Dante and the Divine Comedy.
“Last he said Nuccio Angelicoeditor translations as a representative Ifu Foundation Italywho cares about hospitality foreign students V our high schools and prepare Italian who is going to attend institutes foreign – determined by scientists The first major work written in a modern European language. A universal poem V miracle language“.
Gratitude of two tourists
Also Italian tourists come see Hell become curious from a postcard QR codethey have really liked the show.
“A stage systemone performance This impressive acting he comments Antonello AntinolfiNeapolitan professional living in Milan – in that cornice What improves the show without falling into rhetoricwithout fiddling. A wonderful theatrical performance What highly recommend to watch Why it’s really worth it“.
“I would say – he adds Lucia PavoneFrom vicenza – it was one beautiful show: great location and very good actors. I’m from Sicilian origin and when we I arrived for the holidays and heard about Hell we have immediately decided to watch show, definitely lived up to expectations“.
Replicas and actors
As already announced, replicas belongingHell Dante – included in the festival al kantara scene, enjoys patronage belonging MiK, Ministry of CulturefromArsfrom Assessorato allo Show from Sicilian regionfromRiver Park Authority del Alcantara and the municipality Motta Camastra and has like sponsors Jewelry Isola Bella, bitter herbs AND Bacchus, a typical pistachio – extended until September 3.
actors From Hell I am in order of appearance, Liliana Randi (narrator), Francis Bonaccorso (Tourist and Charon) Angelo D’Agosta(Dante) Except Pyro (Virgil) Giovanna Mangiu (Francesca da Rimini, Sent from Heaven) David Pandolfo (Pig), Luke Fiorino (Uberti flour) Rosary Minardi (Ulysses), Davide Sbrogio (Ugolino), Gabriele D’Astoli (Paolo, Diomedes, Archbishop Ruggeri). THAT damn they instead Beatriz Codullo, Manuela Grimaldi, Marta Marino, Valeria Mazzaglia, Enrica Pandolfo, Davide Peluso, Alfio Rahiti, Lucio Rapisarda, Francesco Rizzo AND Glory Trishitt. choreography I’m from Fia DiStefanoI suits From Riccardo Cappello, music From In Tuscany They special effects From Alfredo Vaccalluzzo. Then they are mentioned Simone Trishitta who dealsgeneral organizationassistant director Agnese Faillaassistant director Lucia Rotondo, lighting designer David La Colla And sound engineer Enzo Valenti.
Finally, with regard to ticket sellingthey can be bought Online on Cash desk of Sicily (www.boxofficesicilia.it), but Production he has Restrained A a large share For Shop “Gorges” open every day give her 19.30. For information you can call the number Good morning Sicily. (347 638 0512) active every day from 9 to 21 For phone calls or whatsapp messages. Another NewsAlso curiosity for the showyou can finally find them on facebook page https://www.facebook.com/InfernoDiDanteOfficial/.
Video images of the performance
Photograph of Santo Consoli