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09.03
Saturday
at 20.30

10.03
Sunday
at 17.00

CHF 25.– / CHF 20.– *

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Da 1 a 12 note – Danzando Ligeti (From 1 to 12 Tones - Dancing Ligeti)

Compagnia Tiziana Arnaboldi and Gabriele Leporatti

DANCE AND MUSIC

Tribute to the Ascona scholar
Wolfgang Oppenheimer (1923)

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A century after the birth of the pianist and composer György Ligeti, Compagnia Tiziana Arnaboldi reprises its collaboration with the pianist Gabriele Leporatti to create a dance based on a 12-tone structure; a rhythmic structure used in the fifties by Ligeti to create a "new music".

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16.03
Saturday
at 20.30

17.03
Sunday
at 17.00

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Danc’in Cinematic Spaces

POOL – Movement Art Film Festival

VIDEODANCE

A selection of international and contemporary movement-based films co-curated by Pool Movement Art Film Festival Berlin and the Teatro San Materno.

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Two evenings in which dance and cinema converge to give life to a single form of movement-based art. A playful exploration of the human body in relation to architecture and a reflection on man's relationship with nature.

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14.04
Sunday
at 17.00

Free entry

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Che sapore hanno i muri (What do walls taste like)

Paolo Aleotti

LITERARY MEETING

Journalist and author Paolo Aleotti tells us of his experience in the Bollate prison, where he directed a journalism and communication workshop for nine years.

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This is the subject of his book Che sapore hanno i muri (2023). In an exchange with Lisa Ferretti, the author will sketch the stories of life, damnation and the opportunities for redemption which emerged during his years among the prisoners.

 

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28.04
Sunday
at 17.00

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A Number

By Caryl Churchill

THEATRE

With Giuseppe Pestillo and Massimo Rigo
Scenes and direction by Luca Mazzone

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On 5 July 1996, an event occurred that would change the fate of science and eugenics. In fact, this was the first example of the cloning of a living being: that of the sheep Dolly. She would not survive long, just enough time to generate reflections on the concept of uniqueness and identity. A replica that can undermine the "I" and the "We".

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12.05
Sunday
at 17.00

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Smagliature

By and with Livia Bartolucci “Residenza San Materno” Festival Presente Futuro Award (Teatro Libero Palermo)

DANCE

SMAGLIATURE is a dance solo that carries the traces of the change of a human body.

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Through the daily hypnosis, it may happen to be able to grasp a threshold, a glimpse of another world that invites us to change course, to leave the path already traced, in order to discover what our space and our time on this Earth are like.

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25.05
Saturday
at 20.00

26.05
Sunday
at 20.00

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Boucler la boucle (Full Circle)

Caroline Denervaud

PERFORMANCE - EXHIBITION

Caroline Denervaud paints, dances inside her own works and films her performances.

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In Boucler la boucle, the multimedia artist focuses her research on the unique architecture of Teatro San Materno and redesigns its spaces. The performance is a visual narration, in motion, of a desire as it is renewed. The boucle, ie the circle, of course evokes one of the main features in the architecture of the theatre.

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16.06
Sunday
at 11.00

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Ioannis Mandafounis
Dresden Frankfurt Dance Company

As part of the Lugano Dance Project
A LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura production

DANCE AND ARCHITECTURE SERIES

Ioannis Mandafounis is directing the Dresden Frankfurt Dance Company in a choreography especially conceived for Teatro San Materno as part of the Lugano Dance Project.

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The performance is the result of a choreographic research residency inspired by the unique architecture of the theatre and the Bauhaus movement.

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19.07
Friday
at 20.00

20.07
Saturday
at 20.00

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Cantiere aperto

Compagnia Tiziana Arnaboldi

DANCE AND ARCHITECTURE SERIES

Choreographic journey around the connection between inner and outer space, between earth and sky, between creative body and spiritual body.

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An encounter and, at the same time, a clash with the linear and neat architecture designed by Carl Weidemeyer.

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