Mittelfest events

Calendar
Friday 27/08
17:30
Itinerant show
Theater

Remote Cividale del Friuli

Rimini Protokoll

100 minutes
In Remote Cividale a group of 30 people walk through the city wearing headphones. They are guided by a ...
18:30
Convitto Nazionale Paolo Diacono
Music

DEVIL’S BRIDGE

FVG Orchestra

75 minutes
Music, memories and traditions of European rivers. This concert created by FVG Orchestra for Mittelfest 2021 is a descent from river ...
19:45
Il Curtîl di Firmine
Mittelimmagine

In un futuro aprile

Francesco Costabile, Federico Savonitto

Italia / 78’ / Colore
During the 1940s, the young Pier Paolo Pasolini lived in Casarsa, Friuli, in his mother’s village. There he discovered ...
21:30
Teatro Ristori
Theater

LETRA (The letter)

Ylljet Aliçka

70 minutes
The life of a poor devil in a letter of application for a council house. A theatre piece on how ...
Saturday 28/08
10:30
Orto delle Orsoline
“Enrico Rastelli” juggling workshop (28-29 August). The three circus workshops are based on the theme of the legacy left by ...
11:00
17:30
Itinerant show
Theater

Remote Cividale del Friuli

Rimini Protokoll

100 minutes
In Remote Cividale a group of 30 people walk through the city wearing headphones. They are guided by a ...
11:30
Chiesa di San Francesco
Kaffee

Lino Guanciale

60 minutes
In relation of his staging of Europeana, Lino Guanciale meets the audience telling them his particular work on the text, ...
15:00
15:30
16:00
16:30
17:00
17:30
Monastero di S. Maria in Valle
Music

EmpatiAR – Mittelfest Cividale Digital 2021

Luca A. d’Agostino

15 minutes
“They have light steps of shy bare feet. Their eyes are wild, like those of a forest wildcat, their long ...
16:00
18:00
20:00
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Cividale
Dance

Mnémosyne

Josef Nadj

20 minutes
Performance and photography project. Mnémosyne expresses the memory of the world of the choreographer and visual artist Josef ...
17:00
CONVITTO NAZIONALE PAOLO DIACONO
The choir VocinVolo, directed by Lucia Follador, has explored the theme throughout the year and gives us, together with the ...
17:30
Orto delle Orsoline
“Enrico Rastelli” juggling workshop (28-29 August). The three circus workshops are based on the theme of the legacy left by ...
18:30
Teatro Ristori
Music

I Don’t want to be an individual all on my own

Genevieve Murphy

65 minutes
Supported by

Dutch

A sonic narrative. A birthday party, late 1990s. Pop and electronic music, jokes, balloons and soundscapes. It is the universe ...
19:00
21:30
Chiesa di San Francesco
Theater

Europeana. Breve storia del XX secolo

Lino Guanciale

90 minutes
Europeana is a succession of scraps, shreds, flashes from twentieth-century European history. It is a bounce of news far and ...
19:45
Il Curtîl di Firmine
Mittelimmagine

Voices of the River: a water perspective

Italia / 25’ / Colore

Italia / 25’ / Colore
The river that bathes the landscape changes its shape; in its flow, sometimes unpredictable, it gives and takes life to ...
Sunday 29/08
10:00
10:30
11:00
11:30
12:00
12:30
15:00
15:30
16:00
16:30
17:00
17:30
Monastero di S. Maria in Valle
Music

EmpatiAR – Mittelfest Cividale Digital 2021

Luca A. d’Agostino

15 minutes
“They have light steps of shy bare feet. Their eyes are wild, like those of a forest wildcat, their long ...
10:00
17:00
Giardino Residenza Morandini, Il Curtil di Firmine, Pozzo di San Callisto
Theater

La giostra

Serena Di Blasio, Elena De Tullio, Alice Melloni

30 minutes
Six short performances spread throughout Cividale del Friuli, a carousel (Giostra) of table-top theatre performances for families, children ...
10:30
Orto delle Orsoline
“Enrico Rastelli” juggling workshop (28-29 August). The three circus workshops are based on the theme of the legacy left by ...
11:00
16:00
18:00
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Cividale
Dance

Mnémosyne

Josef Nadj

20 minutes
Performance and photography project. Mnémosyne expresses the memory of the world of the choreographer and visual artist Josef ...
11:00
17:30
Itinerant show
Theater

Remote Cividale del Friuli

Rimini Protokoll

100 minutes
In Remote Cividale a group of 30 people walk through the city wearing headphones. They are guided by a ...
11:30
Chiesa di San Francesco
Kaffee

ON TRANSPLANTED PERFORMERS AND REMOTE CONTROLLED AUDIENCES

STEFAN KAEGI, RIMINI PROTOKOLL

60 minutes
How to stage living ready-mades and recontextualize experts onto stages? Welcome to the grey zone between reality and fiction. Allow ...
17:30
Orto delle Orsoline
“Enrico Rastelli” juggling workshop (28-29 August). The three circus workshops are based on the theme of the legacy left by ...
17:30
19:30
Chiesa di Santa Maria dei Battuti
Music

TURN OFF SUBTITLES (ovvero ode a Giuseppe Molinari)

Martina Tavano e Matteo Bevilacqua

60 minutes
A multidisciplinary event in which two young performers – the dancer Martina Tavano and the pianist Matteo Bevilacqua – join forces in ...
18:00
Convitto Nazionale Paolo Diacono
Music

Once upon a song in Balkans

Tijana Vignjević and Belma Alić

60 minutes
Concert of urban and rural music from Bosnia Herzegovina by the Duo Vignjević-Alić. With a classical music education, a ...
19:45
Il Curtîl di Firmine
Mittelimmagine

L’atlante della memoria

Dorino Minigutti

Italia / 75’ / Colore
Lorenzo learns about the studies and research of Friulian linguist Ugo Pellis, who in the early 1900s travelled across Italy ...
21:30
Teatro Ristori
Music

Patricia Kopatchinskaja & Fazil Say for Mittelfest

Patricia Kopatchinskaja and Fazil Say

60 minutes
Patricia Kopatchinskaja and Fazil Say play for the first time at Mittelfest and go back over the long golden twilight ...
Monday 30/08
17:30
IL CURTÎL DI FIRMINE
Kaffee

CONVERSATION ON CIRCUS

Davide Perissutti

60 minutes
Davide Perissutti of Circoall’Incirca crew talks about the news of Mittelfest 2021: circus. He will give a presentation of the ...
19:00
Orto delle Orsoline
Music

A WASTE OF TIME

XTRO

45 minutes
A WASTE of time combines theatre and music, through pieces by contemporary and modern composers. It is a unique ...
21:30
Chiesa di San Francesco
Music

Galileo’s Journey

Conservatorio di Musica Giuseppe Tartini di Trieste

45 minutes
A tribute to Galileo Galilei, a multimedia work about the Cosmos and Astronomy, the discipline that investigates its laws and ...
Tuesday 31/08
10:30
Orto delle Orsoline
“Philippe Petit” tightrope-walking workshop (31 August-1 September). The three circus workshops are based on the theme of the legacy left by ...
11:30
IL CURTÎL DI FIRMINE
Kaffee

JOSEF NADJ

60 minutes
The important dancer and choreographer tells his new project Mnemosyne, between visual art and performance: a journey in the memory ...
16:00
18:00
20:00
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Cividale
Dance

Mnémosyne

Josef Nadj

20 minutes
Performance and photography project. Mnémosyne expresses the memory of the world of the choreographer and visual artist Josef ...
17:30
Orto delle Orsoline
“Philippe Petit” tightrope-walking workshop (31 August-1 September). The three circus workshops are based on the theme of the legacy left by ...
17:30
Itinerant show
Theater

Remote Cividale del Friuli

Rimini Protokoll

100 minutes
In Remote Cividale a group of 30 people walk through the city wearing headphones. They are guided by a ...
19:30
Palazzo Pontotti Brosadola
Theater

“Tutte quelle famiglie felici”. Studio

Teatro Stabile del Friuli Venezia Giulia

ARCHIPELAGOS- Variations on family ties, experiences, and rituals. A group of people in a house.Something keeps all these people ...
21:30
Teatro Ristori
Theater

My Husband

SNG Drama Ljubljana

105 minutes
Based on the short stories in the collections My husband and I’m Not Going Anywhere ...
Wednesday 01/09
10:30
Orto delle Orsoline
“Philippe Petit” tightrope-walking workshop (31 August-1 September). The three circus workshops are based on the theme of the legacy left by ...
16:00
18:00
20:00
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Cividale
Dance

Mnémosyne

Josef Nadj

20 minutes
Performance and photography project. Mnémosyne expresses the memory of the world of the choreographer and visual artist Josef ...
17:00
18:30
Chiesa di Santa Maria di Corte
Theater

Carlo e Nadia. Studio

Teatri Stabil Furlan

50 minutes
The first study of a production that Teatri Stabil Furlan will develop in 2022, Carlo e Nadia focuses on ...
17:30
Orto delle Orsoline
“Philippe Petit” tightrope-walking workshop (31 August-1 September). The three circus workshops are based on the theme of the legacy left by ...
19:30
Chiesa di San Francesco
Music

Aere Fragmenta

Brass Ensemble of Conservatorio Jacopo Tomadini in Udine

60 minutes
Four trumpets, four horns, four trombones, euphonium, tuba, two percussions, a conductor; teachers and students from Conservatorio Jacopo Tomadini in ...
21:30
Teatro Ristori
Music

Timp e Tiare. Cent agns des miôr cjançons furlanis

ArteVoce Ensemble, Accademia Musicale Naonis and extraordinary participation of Tosca

90 minutes
Timp e Tiare – Cent agns des miôr cjançons furlanis is a concert for solo ...
Thursday 02/09
11:30
IL CURTÎL DI FIRMINE
The writer Paolo Di Paolo and the cellist Enrico Bronzi talks about their particular journey through Italo Calvino’s Lezioni ...
15:00
15:30
16:00
16:30
17:00
17:30
Monastero di S. Maria in Valle
Music

EmpatiAR – Mittelfest Cividale Digital 2021

Luca A. d’Agostino

15 minutes
“They have light steps of shy bare feet. Their eyes are wild, like those of a forest wildcat, their long ...
17:00
Chiesa di Santa Maria di Corte
Theater

Carlo e Nadia. Studio

Teatri Stabil Furlan

50 minutes
The first study of a production that Teatri Stabil Furlan will develop in 2022, Carlo e Nadia focuses on ...
17:30
Chiesa di Santa Maria dei Battuti
Theater

Uguale ma più piccolo

Kepler-452

60 minuti
A workshop for children. Who are our parents? What do they have to do with us? We feel we know ...
17:30
Itinerant show
Theater

Remote Cividale del Friuli

Rimini Protokoll

100 minutes
In Remote Cividale a group of 30 people walk through the city wearing headphones. They are guided by a ...
19:00
21:30
Chiesa di San Francesco
Music

Six memos. Bronzi/Calvino/Di Paolo

Enrico Bronzi e Paolo Di Paolo

90 minutes
Literary concert from Italo Calvino’s Six Memos for the Next Millennium. Enrico Bronzi’s cello and Paolo Di ...
19:00
Orto delle Orsoline
Dance

GAP of 42

Chris & Iris

65 minutes
Two dissimilar bodies meet acrobatically, 42 cm separate them in size, 42 kg in weight. Each carries its own unique story. In ...
Friday 03/09
10:30
Orto delle Orsoline
“Antoinette Concello” acrobatics workshop (3-4 September). The three circus workshops are based on the theme of the legacy left by ...
11:00
17:30
Itinerant show
Theater

Remote Cividale del Friuli

Rimini Protokoll

100 minutes
In Remote Cividale a group of 30 people walk through the city wearing headphones. They are guided by a ...
11:30
IL CURTÎL DI FIRMINE
Kaffee

STRIJBOS AND VAN RIJSWIK

60 MINUTES
The Netherland duo Strijbos & Van Rijswijk has made an original system to create soundscapes in urban or natural spaces: ...
15:00
15:30
16:00
16:30
17:00
17:30
Monastero di S. Maria in Valle
Music

EmpatiAR – Mittelfest Cividale Digital 2021

Luca A. d’Agostino

15 minutes
“They have light steps of shy bare feet. Their eyes are wild, like those of a forest wildcat, their long ...
17:30
Chiesa di Santa Maria dei Battuti
Theater

P.P.P. TI PRESENTO L’ALBANIA

KLAUS MARTINI

50 minuts
First study.  A project of autobiographical stories, author reworkings, extracts from the novel The dream of a ...
17:30
Orto delle Orsoline
“Antoinette Concello” acrobatics workshop (3-4 September). The three circus workshops are based on the theme of the legacy left by ...
18:30
Convitto Nazionale Paolo Diacono
Music

SISYPHUS

Sofia Labropoulou

70 minutes
Supported by

Sisyphus is the first personal album by composer Sofia Labropoulou. Her works draw inspiration and poetic material from a wide ...
21:30
Chiesa di San Francesco
Dance

PLI

Viktor Černický

40 minutes
PLI brings together 22 conference chairs, an obsessive rhythm and a devoted man. On a small platform, Viktor Černický plunges into ...
Saturday 04/09
10:30
Orto delle Orsoline
“Antoinette Concello” acrobatics workshop (3-4 September). The three circus workshops are based on the theme of the legacy left by ...
11:00
17:30
Itinerant show
Theater

Remote Cividale del Friuli

Rimini Protokoll

100 minutes
In Remote Cividale a group of 30 people walk through the city wearing headphones. They are guided by a ...
11:30
IL CURTÎL DI FIRMINE
Kaffee

LORENZA BORRANI

60 MINUTES
The violinist Lorenza Borrani talks about her come back to Mittelfest, with a particular concert, a story in inverse heritage, ...
15:00
15:30
16:00
16:30
17:00
17:30
Monastero di S. Maria in Valle
Music

EmpatiAR – Mittelfest Cividale Digital 2021

Luca A. d’Agostino

15 minutes
“They have light steps of shy bare feet. Their eyes are wild, like those of a forest wildcat, their long ...
16:00
itinerant show
Music

Signal in Forum Iulii

Strijbos & Van Rijswijk

90 minutes
Supported by

Dutch

Strijbos & Van Rijswijk have devised a new S.I.G.N.A.L. instrument, designed specifically for the place ...
17:30
CHIESA DI SANTA MARIA DEI BATTUTI
Music

AMUSE*D

ENSEMBLE MOSATRÏC

75 minutes
The artists of the Ensemble Mosatrïc have sought inspiration beyond the classical concert repertoire, in the field of traditional ...
17:30
Orto delle Orsoline
“Antoinette Concello” acrobatics workshop (3-4 September). The three circus workshops are based on the theme of the legacy left by ...
18:30
Convitto Nazionale Paolo Diacono
Music

Entente harmonique

Lorenza Borrani

78 minutes
A son and an heir of a fading era are already writing the music of an era to come: the 20...
22:00
Teatro Ristori
Music

They Have Waited Long Enough

Annelies Van Parys, Aftab Darvishi, Calliope Tsoupaki

60 minutes
Supported by

Dutch

Medea, Circe and Penelope have the chance to tell their story at last. Annelies Van Parys, Aftab Darvishi and Calliope ...
Sunday 05/09
10:00
11:15
Il Curtil di Firmine
Theater

RACCONTI A BRIGLIA SCIOLTA!

Fabio Scaramucci

45 minutes
Show of folk tales in narrative and song, starring talking animals, magic roosters and evil goats. Talking animals, heroes of ...
10:00
10:30
11:00
11:30
12:00
12:30
15:00
15:30
16:00
16:30
17:00
17:30
Monastero di S. Maria in Valle
Music

EmpatiAR – Mittelfest Cividale Digital 2021

Luca A. d’Agostino

15 minutes
“They have light steps of shy bare feet. Their eyes are wild, like those of a forest wildcat, their long ...
11:00
CHIESA DI SANTA MARIA DEI BATTUTI
Dance

PORTRAIT OF A POST-HABSBURGIAN

SARA KOLUCHOVA

20 minutes
Who am I? Where is my home? What is the myth I identify with? Does my identity add something to ...
11:00
17:30
Itinerant show
Theater

Remote Cividale del Friuli

Rimini Protokoll

100 minutes
In Remote Cividale a group of 30 people walk through the city wearing headphones. They are guided by a ...
16:00
Chiesa di San Francesco
Music

DUE PADRI E ALTRI ANIMALI FEROCI

Leo Ortolani and Giampaolo Bandini

110 minuti
Comic, sentimental and musical dialogue with Leo Ortolani, the creator of Rat-man, and Giampaolo Bandini. Taking the cue from Ortolani’...
16:00
itinerant show
Music

Signal in Forum Iulii

Strijbos & Van Rijswijk

90 minutes
Supported by

Dutch

Strijbos & Van Rijswijk have devised a new S.I.G.N.A.L. instrument, designed specifically for the place ...
18:30
Chiesa di San Francesco
Kaffee

LEO ORTOLANI

60 MINUTES
The creator of Rat-Man and other memorabile characters of contemporary Italian comics, at the end of his show talks to ...
18:30
Convitto Nazionale Paolo Diacono
Music

Le divine donne di Dante

Neri Marcorè

90 minutes
Dante’s writing is interwoven with dialogues between the ancient and the modern, the dead and the living, the “drowned” ...