|Festival of Contemporary Circus|
The Auditorium Parco della Musica in Rome on Sunday, May 1 hosts the Festival of Contemporary Circus "Dozer".
Within a month they performed eight companies, with thirteen events which demonstrate the evolution and the beauty of contemporary circus. The artists of extraordinary virtuosity, using the writings of dance and theater by integrating the latest technologies.
Opens the Festival Les Colporteurs the Company, with the Italian premiere of the show "Sur la route ..." dialogue between bodies of a man and wounded a female tightrope walker who together create a dance of balance. For the protagonist, the tightrope walker Antoine Rigot, the victim of an accident in May 2000, this is a new step in the reinvention of his art.
Closes the event another Italian premiere, the opera "About", taken from three different performances of the repertoire the company of that in eighty minutes of high intensity makes innovative use of lighting and video, combined with an emotional sensitivity to powerful and precise movement.
The artistic director of the Festival is Gigi Cristoforetti.
Auditorium Parco della Musica, Viale Pietro de Coubertin