Gira l'Italia - Nicola Conte

Sunday, 8th May - 9.30 am  - Piazza Prampolini
Gira l’Italia (Tour Italy)
Video show dedicated to the past, present and future of the bicycle:
Live music by Nicola Conte, video screenings by Ant Work
Live opening by: Sara Loreni e il Battello Ebbro
In collaboration with RCS Sport

A tribute to the Giro d’Italia (Tour of Italy Bicycle Race), with Reggio Emilia hosting the Corsa Rosa 2011 (2011 Pink race), recognized as one of the official events marking the 150th anniversary of Italian Unification, to revisit the history of a sporting event that belongs to the heritage and culture of our nation and is a part of our national identity.
Images from the historical archives of Giro d’Italia/RCS will be shown with accompanying tunes by Nicola Conte. A musician, songwriter and producer whose work spans from singer-songwriter songs to jazz and film tracks, Conte is regarded as one of the Italy's most accomplished artists on the international scene.

Bike exhibition In collaboration with Bike Messenger and Iride Fixed
Images from the RCS Documentation Centre, Panizzi Library and Home Movies



Ingresso libero
In caso di maltempo lo spettacolo si terrà presso il Palazzetto dello Sport


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