BENNY NATO NELSON MANDELA EVENT AT THE PALLADIUM THEATRE ON 13 JULY 2018

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Next Friday, 13 July, at the Palladium Theatre, the Centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela will be celebrated with a show under the direction of Massimo Ghirelli of the Roma Tre University.

 

The event includes:

·         "Afrika Maybuye": reading of anti-apartheid poems, recited by artists of the African Diaspora in Italy;

·         "M  Mandela Dance", video projections (including   a "Tribute to Jerry Masslo" commercials and documentaries  from the Immigration Archive, the Cies, the  Benny Nato Centre and Rai - RaiNews 24.  

·         "Gumboot Dance", dances, music and live songs by Italian and foreign artists, including Nicola Alesini, Noureddine Fatty and Steve Emejuru;  and music videos by Johnny Clegg and Simple Mind.

 

Speakers:

The Ambassador of South Africa, Prof. Shirish M. Soni, the Rector of Roma Tre University,. Prof.Luca Pietromarchi,  the President of the 2nd Muncipality of Rome, Ms Francesca Del Bello, the President of Cies, Ms Etta Melandri. 

 

Palladium Theatre –Piazza Bartolomeo Romano, 8

13 July 2018 – 19h30

 

(Free admission) 

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