THE GREAT GUMMY BEARS WAR
LA GRANDE GUERRA DEGLI ORSETTI GOMMOSI
Written & Directed by Angelo Trofa
Performed by Valentina Fadda & Leonardo Tomasi
Presented by Batisfera
Running time 30’
“Theater on a table”, for just 25 audience members per show. The Nation of the Gummy Bears starts a hopeless war by attacking the neighboring Nation of the Dinosaurs. The Dinosaurs will easily prevail, and the Army of the Gummy Bears, and their Nation, will be permanently erased.
Angelo Trofa is a director. He studied at the “School for actors” of Riverrun theater, where he was the pupil of one of the masters of the Italian theater avant-garde, Rino Sudano. He attended the prestigious “No Direction Workshop”. In 2008 he co-founded the Batisfera theater company, in which he works as an actor, author and director. He has written numerous plays and published a few novels. Batisfera took an active part in the ExArt Teatro project, collaborating in the creation and management of its independent and multi-functional cultural space in the center of Cagliari.
Leonardo Tomasi is an actor who works in theater, audio and video. He has worked for Sardegna Teatro with directors Guido de Monticelli, Alessandro Serra, Giorgina Pi and Marco Sanna. Leonardo collaborates with Batisfera Teatro and Lucido Sottile, and participates in European artistic residencies. He has voiced commercials and collaborates with Quarantacinque Audiobooks and Dubbing. He studied with Frosini / Timpano, Manuele Morgese, Mario Perrotta, Lucia Calamaro, Terzopolous, Motus, Scimone / Sframeli and others. He participated in ERT’s advanced training course with the Belgian company Laika.
Valentina Fadda is an actress, author and director. She studied acting, singing and dancing at the international school “Askov Hojskole” in Denmark. In 2008 she co-founded the Batisfera theater company. Among the most significant performances: “Investigation of the ruthless Pallino”, “Come Sto”, “Trilogia del Male”, “Lingua di Vitello”, “S.A.D. Highly Democratic show “,”The sixth question”, “Fifty dogs and ways to be happy” and “Teresa or what the fish didn’t say”. Batisfera took an active part in the ExArt Teatro project, collaborating in the creation and management of an independent and multi-functional cultural space in the center of Cagliari.