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Antigone

una storia africana  

premiere 26 febuary 2014

Teatro fabbricone - Prato

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By 

Jean Anouilh

Direction and Set Design

Massimo Luconi

Costumes

Aurora Damanti

Kadjia Sow

Light Design

Roberto Innocenti

hosted at

pompeii theatrum mundi

5- 6 july 2017

Antigone

Aminata Badji

Creonte

Ibrahima Diouf

Emone

Papa Abou Gueye

Griot - Storyteller

Yaya Ibrahima Kambou

Ismene

Gnagna Ndiyae

A Guard

Mouhamed Sow

Choir

Moussa Badji

Ngone Gueye

Mamadou Diabate

with

"Antigone at Pompei. but this story comes from'Africa"

(la Repubblica.it)

"it's the strenght of the African theatre, wich alternates drama with oral narrationand wich, for certain socail and structural aspects, has the characteristics of Greek theatre"

(massimo luconi, libretto popeii theatrum mundi)

"A tragedy that  is reinterpreted at the light  of the history  of the contemporary Africa. "

(la Repubblica.it)

"A show in name of the cultural dialogue, between African folklore and western theatre."

(Lo sguardo di Arlecchino)

production

Teatro Metastasio - Teatro Stabile delLa Toscana

made in collaboration with

 The Saint Louis Institute of French Culture (Senegal) 

Appi the Senegal Community of Prato

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