FUCK ART, LET'S DANCE! A summer night for LAWRENCE FERLINGHETTI

Concert | Show - Event posted by elena

Address: Viale dell'aeronautica , Florence

Date: Tuesday 21 September 2021

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Florence remembers Ferlinghetti: Altomare, Casale, Parente, Pedrini and
many other artists at the Cascine De Pascale Amphitheater


FUCK ART, LET'S DANCE!

A summer night for
LAWRENCE FERLINGHETTI

Tuesday 21 September - 9.15 pm
Ultravox Florence - Amphitheater of the Cascine Ernesto De Pascale

Cascine Park - Florence


The music and words of Massimo Altomare, Giulio Casale, Giada Diano, Lucio Leoni, Lorenzo Maffucci, Marco Parente, Omar Pedrini, Riccardo Rombi.
Notes, readings, testimonies and projections in memory of Lawrence Ferlinghetti for "Fuck Art, Let's Dance!", The show scheduled for Tuesday 21 September at 9.15 pm at the Ernesto De Pascale Cascine Amphitheater, as part of the Ultravox summer space Florence.

After the forfeit of last August, the evening dedicated to the last vate of the beat generation finally arrives. The event takes up the thread - and the title - of the poetry festival "Fuck Art Let's Dance!" organized exactly 20 years ago by Antonio Bertoli and his bookshop City Lights Italia, the Florentine branch (and the only one in the world) of Lawrence Ferlinghetti's legendary City Lights Bookstore, who was the star of that festival.

All in the name of the famous aphorism "Fuck Art, Let's Dance!", To remember the American poet, publisher, painter / visual artist and his special relationship with Florence.

No nostalgic pretense of "as we were": only that, humble and sincere, to reconnect with his friend Ferlinghetti, the "wonderful and complete outsider of culture and art", in love with Tuscany and Florence.

Ferlinghetti was a total and totally committed artist: to demolish myths, to awaken consciences, to practice art. But not useless art, an end in itself. In the words of Antonio Bertoli - writer, poet, man of the theater who died in 2015 - the very happy and irreverent “Fuck Art Let's Dance! it contains in itself - in its simplicity and immediacy - all the complex aesthetic thought that is the basis of its intervention in art (poetry, literature, painting, publishing). Making art is useless when art is an end in itself ("fuck art"). On the other hand, it is something incomparable when he dances the dance of life (“let's dance!”) ”.

Open HeArts project of the Catalyst Company in the context of the Florentine Summer promoted by the Municipality of Florence.

Tickets numbered seats 17.25 / 23 euros. Presales on the official website www.ultravoxfirenze.it , www.ticketone.it and in the presale points of Box Office Toscana. Info www.ultravoxfirenze.it . Access is with Green Pass.

The Ernesto De Pascale Cascine Amphitheater is inside the Ultravox Firenze summer space, in the heart of the Cascine Park. From 6 pm free admission shows, aperitifs, drinks, flavors from India, authentic burgers, natural pizza and other delights. As part of the Florentine Summer promoted by the Municipality of Florence. With the support of Publiacqua, Unicoop Firenze, Estra, Toscana Aeroporti.
It is advisable to park in Piazzale delle Cascine and use the Ataf shuttle (active until 2 am) that connects Piazzale delle Cascine with the Amphitheater. Ultravox Florence can be reached in a fun, sustainable and economical way with the electric sharing scooters of MiMoto part of Helbiz and the green energy of Estra. Just download the MiMoto app for iOS or Android, or register on www.mimoto.it : by entering the code ULTRAVOX21, Ultravox Firenze customers are entitled to 20 free minutes of service, thanks to the contribution of Estra, a multiutility that has always been at the forefront. row respecting the territory.



Ultravox Florence
From June to October 2021
Amphitheater of the Cascine Ernesto De Pascale
Cascine Park - Florence

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