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Salon Radio presents: OnStage!festival, an inaugural festival of American theater on stage in Rome, Italy

January 19th, 2019 · Comments


Salon Radio Release 19 January 2019


Salon Radio Full Episode Special: 

OnStage!festival, an inaugural festival that brings American theater to Italy



L’America is on stage!

Rome, January 21-27, 2019


This episode is hosted by IWAS founder Heidi Russell with Laura Caparrotti, Artistic Director of Kairos Italy Theater (KIT), presenting this inaugural theater festival that brings American theater to Italy.  It is a sister festival to KIT's annual IN SCENA! Italian Theater Festival in NY, coming upon it's 7th edition in Spring of 2019. Laura also presents us with other happenings and calls for work coming in 2019.

Salon Radio is rounded out with our Women in The Arts world bulletin highlighting news about women in all The Arts, from this week’s editor Barbara Sullivan, and our Salon Bulletin hightlighting Salonistas work around the world.

This podcast was recorded at our production partner Funkadelic Studios with sound engineerJade Zabric.



OnStage!festival is the American Theater Festival in Rome. It is organized by KIT Italia and The International Theatre, both based in Italy, and Kairos Italy Theater, based in NY, in partnership with several Italian and American institutions, including the American Embassy, the University of Roma Tre and the Teatro di Roma.

OnStage! was created to celebrate independent “Off Off” American Theater in Italy, following the long-running, successful footsteps of In Scena! Italian Theater Festival NY.

The Festival’s first edition will be hosted by Off Off Theatre, by the prestigious Teatro di Romaand by Teatro Palladiumfor a second run in May 2019, presenting 5 theater shows and 1 dance show from the States, 2 concerts, 3 readings, Q&A sessions, in-depth events, masterclasses and the OnStage Award for American Playwrights.



Tags: Italian Theater · theater · theatre · Italy · Italian · American Theater · American Plays · Rome · Roma

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