VIE Festival 2022

from 7 to 16 October

08 October

A lyric drama punctuated by a rhythmic score played live, a profound reflection on the role of the body on stage for a civil physical theatre.

Michela Lucenti, Balletto Civile
Bologna, Arena del Sole, October 8-9, 2022

direction and choreography Michela Lucenti
collaboration to the creation Maurizio Camilli, Emanuela Serra
performed by Fabio Bergaglio, Maurizio Camilli, Loris De Luna, Michela Lucenti, Alessandro Pallecchi, Emanuela Serra, Giulia Spattini, Francesca Zaccaria
percussion and marimba Davide Sinigaglia
Carlo Galiero
musical dramaturgy Valerio Vigliar
light design Stefano Mazzanti
sound design Claudio Tortorici
costumes Chiara Defant
paintings Francesca Zaccaria

The Italian company Kepler-452 tell us the story of the encounter with a group of metalworkers in an occupied factory, together on stage.

A book we haven’t read yet
Bologna, Arena del Sole, 8, 9, 11, 12 October 2022

a project by Kepler-452
dramaturgy and direction Enrico Baraldi and Nicola Borghesi

A story that investigates loneliness. An original writing structured through flashes, encounters and accidents, as well as physical scores that drift towards dance.

Lisa Ferlazzo Natoli, Alessandro Ferroni
Vignola, Teatro Ermanno Fabbri, October 8-9 2022

concept by lacasadargilla
words by Caterina Carpio, Tania Garribba, Emiliano Masala, Giulia Mazzarino, Francesco Villano
dramaturgy Fabrizio Sinisi
directed by Lisa Ferlazzo NatoliandAlessandro Ferroni
with Caterina Carpio, Tania Garribba, Emiliano Masala, Giulia Mazzarino, Francesco Villano

A dive into an immersive virtual world, exploring new and engaging ways of doing theater. A psychedelic journey, an incredible theatrical experience.

Susanne Kennedy, Markus Selg
Cesena, Teatro Comandini, 8- 9 October 2022; Modena, Biblioteca Delfini, 12- 15 October 2022

Susanne Kennedy and Markus Selg in collaboration with Rodrik Biersteker

An intimate choreography between movement and voice to share the question of how to keep hope in the face of the disappearance of things.

Bouchra Ouizguen
Modena, Teatro Storchi, 7 and 8 October 2022

Artistic direction Bouchra Ouizguen
Dancers singers Milouda El Maataoui, Bouchra Ouizguen, Halima Sahmoud, Joséphine Tilloy

A celebration of beauty born from imperfection, is the first solo by Lorena Nogal, long-standing member of La Veronal.

Lorena Nogal
Cesena, Ex Chiesa dello Spirito Santo, 7-8 October 2022

Conception, choreography, interpretation Lorena Nogal
Musical dramaturgy Marcos Morau


VIE Festival focuses on contemporary creation with the aim of intercepting new identities in the field of live performance. It takes place annually in different cities in the Emilia-Romagna Region and is organized by Emilia Romagna ERT / National Theatre.
The path of VIE 22 winds through the different approaches and styles of the contemporary scene, both Italian and international.

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