News

17 October 2017
Audience development training
After the International Seminar, in Pergine, and the Writing Residency, in Mondaino, the project A Manual on Work and Happiness is now reaching a new stage: the Southern Coalition. This stage assembles a series of training sessions focused on Audience Development and Cultural Mediation.


13 June 2017
Press conference of the 42nd edition of Festival Pergine Spettacolo Aperto
Here we go! On the 15th of June, during the press conference, the 2017 edition of the festival will be unveiled and the full programme will be on-line!


11 May 2017
Selection results of the call for actors and actresses for MALE/FEMALE|FEMALE/MALE by Boris Bakal
Selection results of the call for actors and actresses for MALE/FEMALE|FEMALE/MALE by Boris Bakal


9 May 2017
Registrations are now open for the workshop on social media storytelling which will take place between the 6th and 9th of July.
Become a social media reporter of the festival together with Simone Pacini (fattiditeatro.it). Registrations are now open!


5 May 2017
Four projects selected for the International Seminar on Work and Happiness
Four projects selected for the International Seminar on Work and Happiness


12 April 2017
New Artistic Horizons at Pergine Spettacolo Aperto
New Artistic Horizons at Pergine Spettacolo Aperto. This year Cristina Pietrantonio will share the direction with Carla Esperanza Tommasini, which from next year will become the new artistic director.


18 April 2017
Open call for proposals on work and happiness
DEADLINE POSTPONED! The European project A MANUAL ON WORK AND HAPPINESS is launching a call for workshops and lazyshops. The call is open to artists from Europe.


21 December 2016
The festival Christmas stories
What happens when a random group of people must decide what to do with public money?


14 October 2016
Pergine Spettacolo Aperto spreads its wings
The EU funded project “A manual on work and Happiness”, the Global Cultural Leadership Programme and EFFE label: the next European appointments of the festival


3 June 2016
"Le Vie Del Sè" will be back on June 11th
This year the day dedicated to inner wellbeing organized by Pergine Spettacolo Aperto will take place by the Caldonazzo lake, right on the shore of Valcanover. “Vie Del Se’” is waiting for you on June 11th, as part of the Notte Blu, from 04.00 pm to 11.00 pm.


10 February 2016
Dante Antonelli: the best candidate of the Festival
The 2016 edition of the Festival Pergine Spettacolo Aperto will feature the performance "Fäk Fek Fik", by Dante Antonelli.


30 January 2016
Winners of the Open /// Contemporary Creation 2016 Competition
The artistic committee is proud to officially announce the winners of the Open /// Contemporary Creation 2016 Competition.


30 October 2015
Pergine Festival 2016: Call for submissions!
In 2016 Pergine festival will tackle the concept of “crisis”. If you are an artist or a company dealing with this theme, send us your idea!


24 September 2015
EFFE Award Ceremony and Community Launch
Sunday September 27th Pergine Spettacolo Aperto will fly to Paris for the EFFE award ceremony. Over 300 delegates from 30 different countries will meet as recipients of EFFE’s quality label and to take part in this unique networking event


28 August 2015
Imagery of perfection
The 31st of August artists in different countries around the world, connected via streaming, have ben coordinated by director and playwright Christian Lollike in an organic and coordinated unique performance.


3 June 2015
2015 Festival launch
The press conference will take place Friday 5th June at 10.30am in the press room of Palazzo Festi (Teatro Sociale) in Trento.


21 May 2015
Pergine Spettacolo Aperto honored with EFFE Label 2015-2016
Pergine Spettacolo is delighted to be one of the organisations chosen among hundreds of festivals.


12 May 2015
Re-experience your birth with Graham Kennedy
Following birth, everyone starts an adventure of physical, psychic and spiritual transformation. Graham Kennedy presents the birth from the baby’s point of view


9 March 2015
UrbArt – Hands-on inclusive urban art workshop
Begins in April the workshop on inclusive urban art held by Pergine Spettacolo Aperto and Campomarzio


2 February 2015
Open Platform 2015 – Selected works
Open///Creazione contemporanea 2015: Results announced


20 December 2014
The festival boosts economic and social growth
The festival activity report has been presented at the annual members meeting


11 November 2014
Submissions now open for Pergine festival 2015!
In 2015, for our 40th birthday, we want to investigate the critical theme of life cycle and its two more critical thresholds: birth and death. We are now accepting submissions


24 July 2014
La Grande guerra più cento
More about the Great War on La grande guerra più cento website


8 July 2014
Talks in the event of rain
In the event of rain all the talks will have place at Caffè Centrale, piazza Municipio


3 July 2014
Workshops cancellation
Due to personal reasons, the workshops "Nella nudità del tantra" and "Tantra Tango" by Ornella Marini have been cancelled.


27 June 2014
Vie del sè Tickets Deals
Vie del sè Tickets Deals. Deals for the workshops with Ben Yeger and Oretta Bizzarri. Not to be missed!


30 May 2014
Festival workshops
For this year's festival we propose workshops on contemporary performance and wellness, with the exceptional participation of the collective Leibniz and Ben Yeger.


17 April 2014
Borders & Conflicts
On the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War, 2014 festival


10 June 2013
38° festival Pergine Spettacolo Aperto
Wednesday 12th of June Press Conference 38° festival Pergine Spettacolo Aperto


18 April 2013
Undressing the Mythic Body
OPEN LAB // Intensive workshop in creative costume design, scenography and art direction with David Curtis-Ring


25 June 2012
Art perception and misperception: Mindfully!
Still less than one month to the summer’s event, which this year will be totally dedicated to senses. Following the tradition the festival will open with the Summercarnival.


30 June 2012
I feel, therefore I am
June 12, 2012, at the Marie Curie High School, Pergine. An interactive experience devoted to our senses, designed to stimulate the body and make the mind reflect. It is aimed at entertaining and surprising. In collaboration with the Museum of Natural Science, Trento.


11 November 2011
Pergine Spettacolo Aperto wins the Best Territory Award, the “Oscar awards” for Italy’s festivals
This award touches us and most importantly demonstrates the kindness and quality of the choices we have made so far. This certainly helps us in the challenging task of demonstrating to our interlocutors that a soft change is indeed taking place


10 January 2012
New challenges to the Festival
“After thirty years of activity the festival has come to a turning point - artistic director Cristina Pientrantonio states -, in fact, the old tent theatre will be dismissed. Starting from the next edition this historical place will no longer be accessible. We like to see this as a new starting point"