Category LGBTQ – Region Emilia-Romagna
Written & Performed by Alessandro Tampieri
Running Time 60’
A story inspired by real events and told in 18 scenes about the life of Angelo P., who is arrested and exiled from Italy under Fascism for being gay. Angelo is a fictional character who is a symbol for homosexual persecution everywhere.
Alessandro Tampieri An actor and director, Alessandro graduated in Philosophy and trained in Theater in Italy, Ireland and the United States. He worked on projects such as “Discesa agli Inferi”, “Animenude”, “Shakespeare in Death” for Bologna Musei and the ASCE European network. He directed “Torri” for Friends of the Johns Hopkins University, Bologna Estate; he organized the exhibition “The Masters of the Opera” for Teatro 1763 / Perspective and curated the cultural Festivals “La parola alle donne” and “Orizzonti migranti in viaggio da Dante alla Costituzione”. As a dramaturg, he collaborated with the shows “For Frida” and “Infinity Dance Theater”. He was a lecturer at the regional institution ERT Emilia Romagna Teatro (alessandrotampieri.com)