2022/2023 Cultural season of Il Maggiore Theater

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Twenty-five events are scheduled from October 2022 to June 2023 at "Il Maggiore" Event Center in Verbania; music, prose, dance, comedians, opera, circuses, and storytelling will be the protagonists of the new theatrical season:

  • Wednesday, October 26th (9pm), MATTEOTTI MEDLEY, a theatrical documentary by and with Maurizio Donadoni
  • Tuesday, November 1st (9pm) appointment with Aldo Cazzullo and Moni Ovadia for the show IL DUCE DELINQUENTE (The Delinquent Duce)
  • Sunday, November 13th (9pm) dance arrives on the stage of “Il Maggiore”: the EgriBiancoDanza Dance Company brings MYSTERY SONATA to the stage, whose founding themes are the coexistence of multiple realities and spatial dimensions (and their mutual influence), the spiritual heritage and its direct or indirect echo
  • Wednesday, November 16th (9pm) TRAPPOLA PER TOPI (MOUSETRAP) by Agatha Christie with Lodo Guenzi
  • Saturday, November 26th (4:30pm), the conference show COME SOPRAVVIVERE ALLE NUOVE BOLLETTE (HOW TO SURVIVE THE NEW BILLS): La Stampa Foundation- Specchio dei Tempi (Mirror of the Times) has chosen to offer the free opportunity to learn about all the possible systems and expedients which can, on many occasions, make these unexpected expenses bearable
  • Monday, November 28th (9pm) appointment with the GIOVINETTE (YOUNG GIRLS) The soccer players who challenged the Duce, based on the novel by Federica Seneghini and Marco Giani
  • Saturday, December 10th (9pm) the show NAVIDAD NUESTRA, Andean and Argentinean music with the UMAMI group, born in 1986 following the legacy of various musical realities active on the Torino scene since the mid-70s, the San Gregorio Magno Choir, and the mezzo-soprano Giorgia Gazzola.
  • Wednesday, December 14th (9pm) the stage welcomes Corrado Tedeschi in L’UOMO DAL FIORE IN BOCCA (THE MAN WITH THE FLOWER IN HIS MOUTH), by Luigi Pirandello
  • Tuesday, December 20th (9pm) LA NOTTE DEL GOSPEL 2022 (GOSPEL NIGHT 2022) with Vincent Bohanan, a talented New York artist who can boast artistic collaborations with the best Gospel artists on the American scene, and The Sound Of Victory directly from New York, a choir founded in 2014 and made up of artists from the New York metropolitan area who, over the years, have shared the stage with artists of great standing such as Cece Winans (Grammy Awards) and Mariah Carey
  • Thursday, January 12th (9pm) with the Russian Classical Ballet and LO SCHIACCIANOCI (THE NUTCRACKER): based on the fairy tale "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King", by E.T.A. Hoffman
  • Thursday, January 19th (9pm) Fabrizio Bentivoglio in LETTURA CLANDESTINA  (CLANDESTINE READING) La solitudine del satiro (The solitude of the satyr) by Ennio Flaiano.
  • Wednesday, February 1st (9pm), Stefano Accorsi in AZUL Gioia, Furia, Fede y Eterno Amor.
  • Friday, February 10th (9pm) Michele Mirabella and the Duo Mercadante in DOMANI A MEMORIA (TOMORROW BY MEMORY)
  • Saturday, February 18th (9pm), on the stage of Il Maggiore THE DARK SIDE OF THE MOON, Pink Floyd's masterpiece, on its 50th anniversary
  • Wednesday, March 1st (9pm), MINE VAGANTI (Wandering Mines), the show by Ferzan Ozpetek with Francesco Pannofino, IaiaForte, Erasmo Genzini, Carmine Recano, and with Simona Marchini. Feelings, melancholy, laughter, unchanged from cinema to theater.
  • Thursday, March 9th (9pm) the musical by Red Canzian arrives at Il Maggiore Theater CASANOVA OPERAPOP: Venice 1755.
  • Saturday, March 18th (9pm) Milena Vukotic, Pino Micol, Gianluca Ferrato in COSÌ È (se vi pare) (This s how it is (if you like it) ) by Luigi Pirandello.
  • Sunday, March 19th and Monday March 20th (times to be announced) Luigi Pirandello returns to Il Maggiore with adaptation and direction by Elio Germano in the show COSÌ È (O MI PARE) (THIS IS THE WAY IT IS (OR IT SEEMS TO ME) ): Pirandello's text is set in a modern society, where "spying" on the other is even easier thanks to the use of new media
  • Monday, April 3rd (9pm), BLOCCATI DALLA NEVE  (BLOCKED BY THE SNOW) by Peter Quilter with Enzo Iacchetti and Vittoria Belvedere. A brilliant comedy whose theme is the coexistence of different people, both in character and in the way of conceiving the world and life, in a borderline situation of those in extreme need.
  • Friday, April 21st (times to be announced) CARMEN on the stage, the project for the circulation of Venti Lucenti's lyric opera
  • Saturday, April 22nd (9pm) Gioele Dix in LA CORSA DIETRO IL VENTO (THE RACE BEHIND THE WIND) Dino Buzzati or the enchantment of the world
  • Saturday, May 6th (9pm) CARMEN by Georges Bizet returns to Il Maggiore in the form of chamber music.
  • Wednesday, May 17th (9pm) I LEGNANESI present their brand-new show, SOGNI (DREAMS)
  • Friday, June 2nd (9pm) is the world premiere of EARTHEART The heart of the earth by the EgriBiancoDanza Dance Company.

For further information and updates, consult the website: www.ilmaggioreverbania.it/

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