Mittelfest Festival: OPENING, Cividale del Friuli (Italy)
The official opening of the Mittelfest Festival (scheduled from 16 to 24 July) is taking place in Cividale del Friuli (Udine/Italy) on Saturday, 16 July 2016.
This year, the Festival is celebrating its twenty-fifth anniversary and to mark this special edition an event has been jontly organised by the Mittelfest Association, the Autonomuos Region Friuli Venezia Giulia and the CEI. The gathering at the Chiesa di San Francesco at 11.00, will also be attended by representatives of several CEI Member States who will exchange views on “Signals from the European Observatory. Between Concern and Hope: Culture as an Instrument for Dialogue and Integration”. The discussion will be introduced by a lectio magistralis from Paolo Rumiz, journalist and author.
Guests are then invited to attend the official opening of the Festival and the premiere of the chamber opera “Menocchio”.
- Press release (Italian only) available here