Thanks to the fantastic people who visited the festival 2011, the artists for their professionalism and friendship, Andrea Loren and his staff for the project “Camminare nel cielo” (Walking in the sky project), to all the staff and volunteers of the festival for their cooperation and availability! Thanks to the institutions, sponsors, police, civil protection, urban police, partner, associations and all those who have collaborated on this fantastic fifteenth edition of Artists in the Square. Thanks!
Ass. Cult. Ultimo Punto
International Street Art Festival since 1997. 15th edition, from 1st to 5th June.
Since 1997 Pennabilli houses the International Festival of Street Art “Artisti in Piazza”. From the first edition, the event has become one of the most important events planned in Italy. In the five days 60 international companies (over 200 artists) of theater, music, new circus, street art, are invited by the organization.
For each edition, the program is renewed at 90%, there are about 400 reruns of the shows during the five days, it is estimated a turnout of about 40,000 people. For the realization of the festival is employed a staff of about 300 people. The festival will include performances and concerts by professional companies of street art in all its forms. Bands representing trends and traditions from all over the world, a large space is also devoted to local and international craft with the “Mercatino del solito e insolito”. Each year are offered exhibitions and art installations.
Event in the event: to celebrate the fifteenth year of “Artisti in piazza” it is being designed the unique show of the tightrope walker Andrea Loreni, who will join the hills of Penna and Billi with a crossing. The hills above the village are about 250 meters far and the height of the cable will be at its maximum of 90 meters.
And there is much more to see:
- Abt Festival
- Abt Buskers
- “Il Mercatino del Solito e dell’Insolito” (handicraft market)
- Organizing team
- Wednesday, June 1 from 20:00 to 01:30 hours
- Thursday 2nd, Friday 3rd, Saturday 4th and Sunday, June 5, shows from 3pm to 01:30am
- every day at Palacirco the party goes till 3:30am
Entry costs (including all performances)
- Wednesday 1: 8 €
- Thursday 2, Friday 3, Saturday 4 and Sunday 5: 10 €
- Children under 14 years free entrance
For Municipal and Prefecture Ordinances the entrance is forbidden with dog and glass.