Marzo Donna


Marzo Donna

from 01 March 2021 to 04 April 2021


PENSIERI E PAROLE IN CAMMINO, a reflection on women along the trade routes, will be set up for the whole month of March in the historic centre of Alessandria. It is a visual path of numbers, businesses and critical aspects of the female world. The Cristo district will be dressed in yellow for LA RICETTA DELLA FELICITA’ E’ …. DONNA with a rich programme of initiatives that enhance the female universe. The events dedicated to International Woman’s Day: Thursday 12 March, at 5.30 pm, the opening of the photography exhibition “VOLONTA’ DI ESISTERE…per dire NO alla violenza sulle donne” at the Mondadori (Via Trotti 58) bookshop. The exhibition, by Roberto Pestarino, is open to the public until 15 April during the bookshop’s opening hours. Twenty photos tell of two lives that intertwine in dreams and desires, but lead to violence, suffered by the woman; it indicates the need to get out from it, and after having told the risks and dangers, opens to hope and to a different future. On Friday 13th March, at 9 pm, the Museum of Gambarina will host the show “A PROPOSITO DI DONNE…IN MOVIMENTO”. The event offers food for thought on emotional and social aspects, proposing readings of texts and poems of women and on women by Lia Tommi and Cristina Seracano. Musical interludes of the composer and musician Anna Dari Sunday 15 March, at 8.30 pm. The same museum will also host the lyric concert “DONNE, DONNE: ETERNI DEI”. A fascinating journey in the female universe through the varied personalities of the female protagonists of immortal masterpieces, drawing inspiration and sharing Dostoevsky’s phrase “Beauty will save the world”. Texts chosen from the most famous operas and operettas by Master Giulio Laguzzi, pianist, Musical Director of the Regio Theatre of Turin and Prof. Virginia Fracassi, teacher, who graduated successfully in piano from the Conservatory of Genoa. On Thursday 19 March, it will be possible to visit "DONNE CON I DENTELLI", an exhibition of historic-philatelic collections, hosted in the URP Hall of the Municipality of Alessandria (piazza della Libertà). The stamps represent the women who have received the Nobel Prizes over the years. The physical exhibition is joined by a virtual exhibition, also transmitted via social networks. The philatelic exhibition will be open to the public from 4 pm on Thursday 19 March. Following the inauguration scheduled for 6 pm, the exhibition will be open to the public on the following days and times: Saturday 21 March 10 am to 12 pm; Thursday 26 March from 10 am to 12 pm; 4 pm to 6 pm Saturday 28 March from 10 am to 12 pm; Thursday 2 April from 10 am to 12 pm; 4 pm to 6 pm Saturday 4 April from 10 am to 12 pm On Sunday 22 March, at 5 pm, in via S. Giacomo della Vittoria 56, in the space in front of the church, the play entitled "LA DONNA, IL POZZO E LA SORGENTE D’ACQUA". On World Water Day, a theatrical piece – freely adapted from the Bible – celebrates the origins of life, namely the woman. The show will be repeated every thirty minutes.

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