Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, flying choreographies, photographs, music and phrases in Piazza dei Sogni Eventi in Rimini

Each Friday and Saturday from July twenty ninth to August thirteenth takes place in Piazza Malatesta Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens: a reside present with flying choreographies, photographs, music and phrases that may carry magic and amazement to the place of goals, curated by FestiGroup and directed by Monica Maimone.

The appointment is at 9:30pm with a solution at 10:30pm. The present can even be repeated on Sunday 14 August and Monday 15 August, at all times at 9.30pm and 10.30pm.

A spot that, between flying choreographies and video projections by authors, turns into an enchanted place to open your eyes to goals and journey to a time past time. A magic renewed because of a brand new extraordinary present that may colour Rimini’s summer season 2022 with fantasy and goals. After directing The Grasp Who Walked on Items of Heaven, the inaugural occasion of the Fellini Museum in 2021, Monica Mainone returns to Rimini with: Peter Pan within the Kensington Gardens, a narrative in footage with the Festi Group firm.

Produced by Studio Festi – with video units by Matthias Schnabell and Edoardo Maimone – the present is predicated on the textual content by JM Barrie Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, which underlies the genesis of the parable of Peter Pan, or everlasting youth, the archetype of the backyard as a savior who can compensate for the hectic metropolis life.

The present, which takes place within the new Piazza Malatesta in Rimini, makes use of the luxurious architectural composition of the identical sq. as a stage: the Rocca, the place photographs are projected and dance scenes are carried out vertically; the Galli ‘quinta’ theater for the projection of huge photographs; “The Forest of Names”, a spot devoted to fairies. Within the background, the video projections, impressed by the drawings of Arthur Rackham, the Victorian-era British illustrator who illustrated not solely the novels by Berry, but in addition Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carrol and a Christmas carol by Charles Dickens, amongst others.


The present runs from late July to mid-August with this calendar:


Friday twenty ninth: 9.30pm with repeat at 10.30pm
Saturday 30: 9:30 p.m. with repeat at 10:30 p.m


Friday 5: 9:30 p.m. with repeat at 10:30 p.m
Saturday 6: 9:30 p.m. with repeat at 10:30 p.m
Friday 12: 9:30 p.m. with repeat at 10:30 p.m
Saturday 13: 9:30 p.m. with a duplicate at 10:30 p.m
Sunday 14: 9.30pm with repeat at 10.30pm
Monday 15: 9:30 p.m. with a duplicate at 10:30 p.m

On the evenings of the reveals, the Fellini Museum and the PART – Palazzi dell’arte Rimini are exceptionally open to the general public from 8pm to midnight with free admission.

The challenge and the subjects

Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens (Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens) is a novel by James Matthew Barrie, revealed in 1906. As Peter Pan or The Boy Who Would not Develop Up, a play on which the novel Peter and Wendy was later based mostly, absolutely Barrie’s most profitable. Such was the recognition of the kid who refused to develop up that the creator determined to republish Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens as a standalone editorial work. The work tells of Peter’s arrival within the Giardini and the way he learns to fly. A go to to his mom is described, throughout which he observes from a window that she has given delivery to a different little one who has changed him: because of this, Peter decides to not return to the grownup world. The fairies that inhabit the gardens, initially frightened by Peter’s presence, steadily befriend him.

The principle theme of Peter Pan’s adventures in Kensington Gardens is actually the contradictory relationship between the innocence of youngsters and the accountability of adults. Escaping right into a world of fantasy and video games, Peter selected to keep away from the transition from one to the opposite and was eternally confined to an everlasting childhood.

The manufacturing of the present

Monica Maimone, along with Valerio Festi, is the founding father of the Festi Group, a cultural actuality that for years has mixed dramaturgical analysis with probably the most revolutionary technological instruments to supply the general public at all times distinctive feelings and occasions. A creative challenge that creates and brings extremely suggestive reveals and installations to the entire world, that invented after which reworked the apply of public festivals and the open-air theater scene, impressed by Renaissance genius and Baroque surprise, within the service of a unique and efficient concept of ​​communication and celebration.

Valerio Festi developed his ardour for open-air theater in libraries that protect recollections of Renaissance festivals and Baroque theater machines. In 1977 he graduated in Bologna with a thesis on metropolis festivals, and the area of the celebration turned the scene of his experiments and the terrain of a each day present apply.

In Monica Maimone’s coaching, the function mannequin is Erwin Piscator’s Volksbühne: the thought of ​​a theater that teaches, prepares for motion and alter. On the finish of the Sixties he based the theater firm “Nuova Scena” along with Dario Fo and Franca Rame. She works on the Salone Pier Lombardo in Milan, of which she turns into director in 1977, alongside Franco Parenti and Andrèe Ruth Shammah.

His unique works embody the trilogy on angels. Realizes the From the Renaissance to the Baroque phase of the opening ceremony of the XX. Winter Olympics in Turin, the opening ceremony of the thirteenth FINA World Championships in Rome and the opening present of the forty ninth version of the Nordic World Ski Championships in Trento. Conception and realization of the celebrations for the inauguration of the LAC (Lugano Arte Cultura), the 850th anniversary of the founding of town of Bogotà, in addition to the present THE MASTER WHO WALKED ON PIECES OF HEAVEN for the inauguration of the Fellini Museum in Rimini in 2021.

Alongside the way in which, he by no means stopped believing within the utopia of a energetic and fashionable theatre.

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