PEVERAGNO, FOSSANO, SALUZZO, GRAY AND CUNEO: FAIRS, MARKETS, TOURS AND SHOWS
It starts from PEVERAGNO with three days to the Festa de San Giorgio which on Friday the 22nd will open the kermessse no Smac (space, movement, art and food), with the show “The Friends of Beinette Theater” which will be staged with a brilliant comic comedy in three acts by Franco Roberto entitled “Il Sosia”. Saturday 23 the night will begin at 18, with meeting at the Church of San Giiorgio with the show “A San Giorgio a Peveragno” of the cultural association Gai Saber, while dinner at Smac includes a great barbecue accompanied by music, voice and guitar, by Lucas Ocelli. On Monday, April 25th, the 16th edition of “Viasolada” returns, a walk on the “viasole” (in the alleys) of the Peveragnese territory to discover/rediscover the local natural treasures. Initiative, promoted by Empresa Birùn, in collaboration with CAI, FAI and Banca di Boves. From 9 am on Via San Giorgio 5, registration and departure with packed lunch, at night always at Smac, Occitan dances by Daniela Madrilcena and dinner (18 euros, 12 for children up to ten years old). Information and reservations at 334/8966480. Finally, Thursday, 28, at 9 pm, it will be the turn of the amateur drama by Buschese “El Ciochè”, with the comedy show in Piedmontese “Coltura borocrasia e amor: gioje e dolor” by Gianni & Giangi. Information and reservations at 335/8331800.
CUNEO and CHERASCO, a weekend dedicated to flowers. In the capital, from the living room of Piazza Galimberti along Corso Nizza and the entire Via Roma, there will be stalls related to horticulture, alternative energy and agricultural machinery. In Cherasco the whole weekend will be dedicated to spring with the exhibition-market of flowers, ornamental plants, fruit trees and vegetables. The streets of the city center will be the setting, not only for the flower exhibition, but also for a whole series of interconnected events: conferences, tours, entertainment.
In FOSSANO, on Sunday 24th April, from 8:30 am, the “Caminhada do Sorriso” will take place, a non-competitive event with a solidarity nature in favor of the Equestrian Center for the Disabled, which will be the starting and ending point of the event.
Also on Sunday, the 24th, the Marchesato 2022 Half Marathon will also be held, with a route that will pass through the municipalities of SALUZZO, LAGNASCO, VERZUOLO AND MANTa. After two years of hiatus due to the pandemic, this edition returns with a green vision of respect for the environment. For information, Bertoni Foundation 0175/43527 lamezzadelmarchesato.it.
From April 23rd to 25th, a 3-day tour on Varaita Valley trail trekking from ASH to Chianale. The program includes the Ascent to Mount Rememberone, Bosco dell’Alevé and a tour of the villages. For information 349/6780 421 www.unionevallevaraita.it.
WORKSHOP WITH GUEST MATTEO ROMANO OF THE YOUTH FACTOR, SATURDAY, APRIL 23 AT 10:30 AM IN CUNEO, SALA SAN GIOVANNI
Matteo Romano, the twenty-year-old from Cuneo who with the song “Virale’ from the stage in Sanremo met Saint Peter, singing in front of Pope Francis on Easter Monday in front of more than 60 thousand people, will be in Cuneo as a guest of the workshop that will open the second edition of “The Youth Factor”. The event dedicated to high school students entitled “Are artists born? You become successful musicians”, was promoted by Fundação Artea and will see Romano talk to Riccardo Vitanza, from the communication agency Parole e Dintorni. The second review meeting will be Friday, April 29, where Italian-African-American rapper Dominique Diouf will speak about himself in the workshop entitled “Music seen from within”. The cycle “Talk about Music” will end on Saturday, May 14, as part of “Città em nota. The music of the places”: guests and topic of discussion will be revealed during the training events of “The Youth Factor”. Free admission, Sala San Giovanni in via Roma, reservation required at ticket.it. Information fondazioneartea.org
“TAKEWAY”, APRIL 21 TO 22 AT 9 PM AT SEARCH, CINEMA LUX
Renzo Carbonera’s “Takeaway” with actor Libero De Rienzo for the last time on screen is the story of a young hiker eager to establish himself in the world of athletics and her partner Johnny, a coach disqualified for using performance-enhancing substances. Tickets €5 info: 349/1817658 www.cinemaluxbusca.it.
“APART OF THE ANGELS”, APRIL 22 AT 9PM AT CENTRO INCONTRI CUNEO2
For the review promoted by Menteinpace, in the Casa del Donatello neighborhood (Piazza II Regg. Alpini 3), the film “A parte dos Anjos” by Ken Loach will be shown. A comedy that combines drama and irony with the young protagonist, Robbie, who avoids prison thanks to his young partner who is expecting a child. Free admission.
“I DORMIENTI”, ART INSTALLATIONS FROM APRIL 25 TO 12 IN BALCONY AND BAGNOLO PIEMONT, RAILWAY STATION
The two Municipalities present the artistic installations “I dormienti”, by Hilario Isola, within a broader artistic project of historical landscape valorization of a territory that is the protagonist of the partisan struggle. Opening on Monday 25th at 12 noon in Bagnolo Piemonte on Corso Stazione and at 1pm in Barge on Piazza Stazione.
OPENING OF THE ART EXHIBITIONS “LE LUNE DEL CUORE”, APRIL 22 AT 5:30 PM IN CUNEO, PALAZZO SAMONE
“The moons of the heart” and “Du côté de la nature, 6 female visions” are the two new exhibitions, curated by Enrico Perotto, which until May 29, 2022, can be visited in the halls of Palazzo Samone (via Amedeo Rossi 4). Opening Friday, 22, at 17:30. Free admission Fri / Sat / Sun 4-7 pm www.grandarte.it.
“THE LAST VICTIM”, APRIL 23 AT 9PM, AT THE SALUZZO STAGE, THEATER OF THE MARCHESATO
Saturday will be staged “The Last Victim”, written and directed by Lionello Nardo, on the theme of truth and lies and the fleeting border that separates these two realities: the protagonists, the Kilber sisters, will have to choose who to believe and who confidence in the face of a family drama. Information and reservations 333/6979063.
XVIII MIXED FRIES FESTIVAL FROM APRIL 22 TO 27 IN TORRE SAN GIORGIO, PALATORRE IN PIAZZA CRAVERO
The Frittomisto this year becomes “old”. He didn’t stop even in the two years of the pandemic, arriving at homes in the form of “delivery”. But to celebrate the return of the public, Sagra di Torre San Giorgio promises to be full of novelties, enogastronomic proposals and shows with many guests. On the nights of the 17th to the 25th of April, the Frittomisto in a salty, sweet and fish version (on the 25th all day), accompanied by musical performances. Saturday April 23, market, fitwalking, vintage motorcycle rally and at night on stage, Dj Jad and Vlady for the music of Article 31. For information and reservations: Livio: 0172/96003 – Gian: 335/5285660 comune.torresangiorgio . cn .it
THE WORKS OF GUIDO DI MONTEZEMOLO AT THE WEEKEND SHOW IN CHERASCO, PALAZZO SALMATORIS
The works of Guido Cordero di Montezemolo, exponent of an ancient noble family, was a painter who lived between two worlds: the peaceful one of the rich and genuine Piedmontese landscape and the effervescent one of the great European cities. Created by art expert Luca Mana, it will be open until May 15, free admission Wed / Thu / Fri 2:30pm-6:30pm Sat / Sun 9:30am-12:30pm 3pm-7pm.
THE ROYAL CASTLE OF CASOTTO REOPENED TO THE PUBLIC FROM APRIL 23 TO 25 IN GARESSIO
The castle that was a favorite of King Vittorio Emanuele II for hunting, now owned by the Piedmont region, reopens its doors to the public in April. The announcement was made by the Municipality of Garessio: from Saturday 23 to Monday 25 April. Reservations will be requested until 5 pm the day before, for information: 347/8386179, 347/6327959.
STREET FOOD IN CUNEO WITH THE SICILIAN FESTIVAL, FROM APRIL 22 TO APRIL 25, 10-24 AT PIAZZA DELLA COSTITUZIONE
The Sicilian Festival arrives in Cuneo with typical products, street food and much more, from Friday 22nd to Monday 25th of April. The initiative was born to revive the colors, sounds, aromas of Sicily with the typical products of its territory such as arancine, mixed fritters, pani ca Meusa, cannoli, cassate, all accompanied by the best craft beers and wines.
FISSORE HYPERREALISM ON EXHIBITION APRIL 23 AND 24 IN SAVIGLIANO, PALAZZO MURATORI-CRAVETTA
The works of Daniele Fissore, a “hyperrealist” painter, exhibited at Palazzo Muratori Cravetta (Via Jerusalem 4), in Savigliano. It will be possible to relive the art, creativity and beauty of the artist’s works, in the exhibition that traces his almost 50-year career. Free entry until May 30th. Saturday and Sunday from 10:30 am to 6:30 pm.
THE CHOIR OF SOMMARIVA DEL BOSCO IN CONCERT ON APRIL 23, AT 9 PM, IN BRA, CHURCH OF SANT’ANDREA
THE TIME AND WORK OF ENZO BERSEZIO ON EXHIBITION FROM APRIL 22 TO APRIL 25 IN MONDOVÌ, PALAZZO DI CITTÀ
In the rooms of the Antico Palazzo di Città (via Giolitti 1), it will be possible to visit the Enzo Bersezio exhibition “Time, the work”. A journey through unknown lands, thanks to the artist’s colors, shapes and materials. This exhibition is part of the GrandArte 2020 exhibition project “Help, humanity, ecology, freedom, politics”. Free admission, Fri / Sat / Sun / Mon 4-7 pm, info: grandarte.it.
ALL THE COLORS OF LIFE ON EXHIBITION APRIL 22, 23 AND 24 AT 3:30-7:00 pm, IN THE SEARCH, CASA FRANCOTTO
Collective exhibition “Footprints of art – All the colors of life”. In the coming weeks some artists will propose painting performances (4 pm): April 22nd Luciana Audisio, April 23rd Lorena Massa, April 29th Ada Perona and April 30th Marika Servolo. Until May 1st Fri / Sat 3:30pm-7pm Sun. 10-12 and 15-19. information: 327.1334985.
MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL AT ENTRAQUE, IN REFUGIO ESTERATE, APRIL 24 AT 9AM
“Mountain Festival” at Refúgio Esterate for a day dedicated to the appreciation of outdoor activities and mountain sports. The most important brands of shoes and bicycles will be present with recognized racing instructors (FIDAL) and guides for MTB and E-bike and for trail tests. Lunch combined with the refuge, information: 0171/262515 or whatsapp 347/4520013
THE ARGENTINE TANGO BY PIAZZOLLA ON THE STAGE OF THE TOSELLI TEATRO IN CUNEO ON APRIL 23, AT 9PM
Magasin du Café brings to the stage Toselli the “Portrait of Piazzolla”, a tribute concert to the tango master Astor Piazzolla in which the most famous pieces of the Argentine composer are presented to the public in a revisited original version. The event is the latest in an “off the bill” review organized by the Department of Culture of the Municipality of Cuneo. Tickets on sale online at SiTickets (comune.cuneo.it), at the theater box office from 4 pm, cost 20 euros for seats and cabins, 12 euros for balconies and 8 euros for the first and second galleries. For information: 0171/444812.
BACK “FORMA” TO PARQUE DO RIO CUNEO, APRIL 23 AND 24
In April, the multisensory space f’Orma in Parque Fluvial (piazzale Walther Cavallera 13) reopens, allowing visitors to develop a direct and emotional contact by walking barefoot through a river of water. It will be possible to visit the route every Saturday and Sunday with two appointments together with those accompanying the Park, one dedicated to adults and the other to families and children. In addition, new for this year, free access will be allowed, starting on Sunday, April 24, in the morning, while on Tuesdays and Thursdays the hours will be from 4 pm to 6 pm. Tickets by reservation and for a fee. Information: www.parcofluvialegessostura.it or at the Park Infopoint, during opening hours.