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Historical Reenactment

Arboris Belli

30 - 31 October 2021
Alberobello - Rione Aia Piccola
Free entrance

Programme

Saturday 30 October

In the afternoon
Itinerant street entertainment

Street artists, musicians and people in costumes will entertain the main streets of the city with performances on the go.

At 6pm - 7:30pm - 9pm
In difesa della Selva

Scenic representation

Sunday 31 October

During the day
Itinerant street entertainment

Street artists, musicians and people in costumes will entertain the main streets of the city with performances on the go.

From 10:30am to 12:30pm and from 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Museo Vivente del Trullo

Trullo Living Museum

At 6pm - 7:30pm - 9pm
In difesa della Selva

Scenic representation

Artistic Direction

Carmelo Sumerano

Teaser
Short Movie
Scenic representation

In difesa della Selva

Scenic representation that reenact marquis Vivenzio's visit to Alberobello, with historical setting and original live music composed for the occasion.

Dramaturgy and Direction

Pasquale D’Attoma and Arturo Del Muscio

Master composer

Giuseppe Matarrese

Characters - Performers

don Vivenzio – Carlo D’Ursi
donna Waldermann – Lidia Pentassuglia
don Sancho – Domenico Indiveri
don Gabellone – Dario Faggiano
Anna Maria – Antonella Nardomarino
Angiola – Stella Girolamo

Chorus

Touristic guide – Paola Girolami

Franco Cardone
Orazio Girolamo
Giovanni Lacirignola
Antonio Loperfido
Livianna Loperfido
Giovanna Monopoli
Lucrezia Piepoli
Paolo Napoletano
Andrea Ruppi
Emiliana Ruppi

Live music

Segni Folk Band
Pierluca Lacatena (voice – guitar)
Catianna Bimbo (voice)
Joshua Zito (tammorra)
Germano Maffei (accordion)

Paola Girolami (voice)

Museo Vivente del Trullo

Our living museum of ancient crafts and rural life has been open in small groups in Rione Aia Piccola. We had about 300 total check-ins.

Crafts

Leonardo Colucci (trullo maker)
Giuseppe Girolamo (basket maker)
Stella Girolamo (spinner)
Madia Mastrovito (pasta maker)
Pietro Matarrese (carpenter)

Guide

Gabriella Girolamo

Street entertainment

Street artists, musicians and people in costumes entertained the main streets of the city with performances on the go. Tumblers, fire breathing, jugglers, waders, dancers and musicians guided visitors towards Rione Aia Piccola, where the scenic representation and the Trullo Living Museum took place.

Street artists

Compagnia dei birbanti
Stefano Bitetti
Tommaso Cianciaruso
Guido Leronni
Maria Giovanna Procino

Giulia Colucci

Musicians

Emanuela Aquilino
Vito Lorenzo Gasparro
Angela Miraglia

Raffaele Cassano
Mario D’Elia
Luigi Maggipinto

Figurants

Angela Consoli
Christian Ficco
Stefania Ruggeri
Chiara Sgobba
Carlo Vigilante

Digital signage

The lower floor of the historical building known as Casa D'Amore was set up with information panels, monitor and historical furniture. The exhibition was set to tell the story of ARTECA association, a story closely intertwined Alberobello's history.

Backstage

To organise this event we were lucky to count on the precious help of our associates and on the experience of professionals. They gave their time contribution along with their passion and our event was a success. Thanks again to everybody.

Scenography

Marina Palasciano
Carmelo Sumerano

Costumes

Carmelo Sumerano

Costumes manager

Stella Girolamo

Hair and make-up

Cristina Di Mola

Photo

Michele Stallo

Video

POMO Production – Teaser and reportage
Michele Lucarelli (cameraman 1 and video editing)
Luca Desiderato (cameraman 2)

Officine B12 – Web documentary

Projections

Engie – Unique Eventi

Communication, promotion, graphic design

Gabriella Girolamo
Emiliana Ruppi

Printings

Arti Grafiche AGA
Cromie

Welcome

Gabriella Girolamo
Maria Mignolo
Flavia Piepoli

Service

Saturno2 Service Srl of Marcello Pace

Logistics, staging

Giuseppe Girolamo
Fedele Sgobba

F.lli Plantone Stefano e Pietro S.N.C.
New Tecnoservice s.r.l.

Thanks to

Radio Club CB dei trulli K96La VigilanteStudio Farina
CoffeeNet of Giuseppe Masciulli – Ristorante Tremme – Focacceria La Lira
Trulli Holiday – Giuseppe Maffei – Don Beppe Frugis