Italian actress headlines theatre festival in Stuttgart

(AGI) Stuttgart, Nov 27 - Italian actress Emma Dante and hergroup Compagnia Sud Costa Occidentale took part in the EuropeanTheatre Festival in Stuttgart. The ensemble performed LeSorelle Macalus in the dialect of Palermo, with surtitles inGerman, before an appreciative audience. This year's festival,being held for the 12th year, is dedicated to Italy and Italiantheatre actress, playwright and political activist Franca Rame,who died in May 2013. The festival also included SerenaSinigaglia with the Atir Ringhiera Theatre Group from Milan andDario Fo, who gave an extraordinary performance. The festivalwas organised with the

(AGI) Stuttgart, Nov 27 - Italian actress Emma Dante and hergroup Compagnia Sud Costa Occidentale took part in the EuropeanTheatre Festival in Stuttgart. The ensemble performed LeSorelle Macalus in the dialect of Palermo, with surtitles inGerman, before an appreciative audience. This year's festival,being held for the 12th year, is dedicated to Italy and Italiantheatre actress, playwright and political activist Franca Rame,who died in May 2013. The festival also included SerenaSinigaglia with the Atir Ringhiera Theatre Group from Milan andDario Fo, who gave an extraordinary performance. The festivalwas organised with the help of the Italian Cultural Instituteas part of the events to mark the Italian presidency of theEuropean Union. (AGI).