Dante Experience • Silent Play for Dante
IAT - Tourist Information Office - Piazza San Francesco, 7
Dates: from 15/01/2021 to 04/04/2021 (on Saturdays)
Hours: 4pm (we kindly ask all participants to be at the meeting place at least 15 minutes before departure time, in order to do the check-in and take the audio guides)
Pursuant to the Decree of the Prime Minister of the Italian Republic (3 November 2020), the guided tour will be stopped starting Thursday 5 November 2020 until further notice.
Every Saturday spotlights are on the new immersive guided tour Silent Play for Dante.
It is a new experience that makes you know Dante's world and poetry, and discover some curiosities about his life in Ravenna and the places that preserve his memory, hearing some passages of his masterpiece, the Divine Comedy. Silent Play is a walk together with Dante in the places that inspired him.
Thanks to the technology and the well-studied scenography, the participants will discover that city that welcomed Dante in the 14th century, meeting people, visiting places and listening to tercets linked to the memory and fortune of this poet: the Basilica of San Francesco, Dante's Tomb, the Classense Library, the so-called ‘Zona del Silenzio’ — an area of respect for and of Dante, the Roof Gardens of the Provincia Palace and the museum Tamo - All the Adventure of Mosaic.
The script has been written by La Piccionaia, Theatre Production Centre, which has been producing Silent Play tours for some time now.
The Silent Play technology gives a completely immersive experience of great suggestion: it is not just a guided tour, but a performative, musical, theatrical and poetical journey that will enthrall you.
The project is created by the Municipality of Ravenna - Tourism Department.
On the occasion of Celebrazioni Dantesche 2020 and a year to go for the 700th Anniversary of the Supreme Poet Dante Alighieri's death, Ravenna offers a series of events that go under the name of Dante Experience, with a range of guided tours that will make you discover the main Dantesque places in the city.
Info and bookings on www.ravennaexperience.it
BASILICA OF SAN FRANCESCO, CLASSENSE LIBRARY, ZONA DEL SILENZIO, TAMO MUSEUM, ROOF GARDENS OF THE PROVINCIA
Meeting place: c/o IAT - Piazza San Francesco 7
Time: every Saturday at 4pm
Duration: 2 hours about
Participation fee: €15 (max 15 participants)
Mask face are compulsory for all the participants (except children under 6 years)
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Last modified date: 10/12/2020