Lanciotto Ballerini and the battle of Valibona
Avamposti Teatro Festival closes with a memory of the partisan hero
Tuesday 24 September 2019 - 9.30 pm
Civic Library - via della Conoscenza, 11 - Calenzano (Fi) - free admission
The Women's Theater
THE VALLEY'S FABLE
of and with
from the comic by Jacopo Nesti and Francesco Della Santa
"The partisan hero - The liberation struggle of Lanciotto Ballerini"
Tuesday, September 24 closes with "La favola di Valibona" by and with Antonio Fazzini the 2019 edition of Avamposti Teatro Festival organized by the Teatro delle Donne. Appointment at 9.30 pm at the Calenzano Library (Florence), free admission.
The show is taken from the comic strip "The partisan hero - The liberation struggle of Lanciotto Ballerini" by Jacopo Nesti and Francesco Della Santa in which the events of the "band of wolves" led by the partisan Lanciotto Ballerini in Valibona, between Calenzano and Florence.
In the fall of the events that swept the country from the summer of 1943, some men chose the mountain route, determined to take up arms to recover their freedom. A courageous group like the leader they had chosen to follow, Lanciotto Ballerini of Campi Bisenzio, whose military exploits in Africa and on the Greek-Yugoslav front were already legend.
The night between 2 and 3 January 1944 the small village of Valibona was the scene of the first real battle of the Resistance in Tuscany.
Production Il Teatro delle Donne, replication on Wednesday 2nd October at 5 pm, again at the Calenzano Civic Library. Free admission. Info and reservations tel. 335.1002886 / 055.8877213 - www.teatrodelledonne.com .
Avamposti Teatro Festival 2019 is organized by the Teatro delle Donne with the support of the Municipality of Florence_Estate Fiorentina, Municipality of Calenzano, Metropolitan City of Florence, Region of Tuscany, Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities, CR Firenze Foundation, Unicoop Florence, Rat.
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