ACCIDENTE 4 - 29 MARZO 1912
A great adventure: the conquest of South Pole. A very long trip. A challenge in the unknown. Robert Scott's defeat. Love and hope for the future. Whispered for you. To you.
Original Script MAURO ANDRIZZI e MARCUS LINDEEN
Translation, Concept, Direction ELENA CUCCI and GIULIO STASI
With LUCA GUASTINI / TIZIANO SCROCCA and with YOU
Assistenti ANNARITA COLUCCI / CRISTINA POCCARDI / AZZURRA ROCCHI
Premiered in July 2013 at Parco della Caffarella in Roma, presented at Festival Pergine Spettacolo Aperto 2014 in the Trentine Mountains, at the Festival Verdecoprente 2014 in the Oasi di Alviano in Umbria, at Hangartfest 2014 in the Furlo Mountain in the region of Marche.
Performers in previous editions ELENA CUCCI, GIULIO STASI
[...] there are no words to describe the spectator's immense surprise (and the word "spectator" completely looses its meaning in this context). The experience of the "conquest of the South Pole" directed by Stasi is a vision of lucid madness: a nightmare by Beckett, a ritual, a game supported by behavioral rules, similar to the journey of the poet of Orpheus with his Eurydice back from the underworld. In a word: unforgettable [...]
A Theatrical Happening claiming everything from the spectator. Participation in is not enough in this “Accidente Gloriosos”. The audience must be "present”, in the most etymological meaning, “here and now”. So, it is me to be the main character, is it me exploring the environment, and it is me again carrying on the theatrical scene at every step. Slow moving ghosts guide me on the streets, and then up to the mountain paths. Silently. Without turning their face to me, away from lights and noises. And we end up lost in the deepest forest [...]