(VEE) BRUSSELS COMMEMORATES PIO LA TORRE, KILLED BY THE MAFIA

(VELINO) Roma, 20 Apr - Following the law that bears his name (providing for the...

(VELINO) Roma, 20 Apr - Following the law that bears his name (providing for the crime of Mafia-style conspiracy and the confiscation of Mafia-owned property), Pio La Torre was killed by decision of the Cupola on 30 April 1982. On the 35th anniversary of his death, the Italian Cultural Institute in Brussels, in conjunction with the associations Filef Nuova Emigrazione Belgio, ANPI Belgio and Libera Bruxelles and under the auspices of the Italian Embassy in Brussels, will stage the theatre performance entitled "��Pio Latorre, orgoglio di Sicilia"�� ("��Pio Latorre, Pride of Sicily"��). The one-act play was written by Vincenzo Consolo and will be held at 9 p.m. on Monday, 24 April at the presence of Franco La Torre, Pio La Torrea��s son and the author of the "��Sulle ginocchia"�� (2015), giving his own take on his fathera��s story. The performance features Marco Gambino, Marisa di Simone, Antonella Guerrieri, Rosa Macaluso, Giannandrea Dagnino, Carmelo Nasello. vel
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