“La Città in Tasca” Festival

01.09.2019 - 18.09.2019

“La Città in Tasca”, the Roman Summer of children, celebrates its first 25 years. In fact, in the summer of 1995, the adventure of this festival began in Rome, a project that had the goal of offering children the best cultural production dedicated to them. Direct meetings with artists, musicians, actors, writers, publishers, who dedicate their professional lives and their creativity to produce and spread art, shows, music, books, scientific culture, with a focus on children.

Also this year – from 1 to 18 September , in the green of the Parco degli Scipioni , in via di Porta Latina, 10 – the magic will be repeated with so many actor and figure theater performances, music, films, technological laboratories , visual arts ateliers, presentation of editorial novelties, reading promotion workshops and library activities, many new games and expressive workshops, for girls and boys aged 3 to 12 years, accompanied as always by their parents and grandparents. Every day from 17.00 to 23.00they can spend pleasant hours together to remember over time, in the company of fables, colors, music and characters that will emerge from the pages of books and shows. In the shade of ancient trees, breathing history, art and wonder. On the program artistic, expressive, technological and musical workshops.

Recycling materials to learn how to respect the environment will in fact always be one of La Città in Tasca’s mission. And therefore also this edition of the event will host the great Shipyard of the Kings Boats where to build real and incredible “recycled boats” for the usual RECYCLED REGATTA, now in its X Special Edition, which will take place at the Central Park of Lake Eur Sunday 22 September 2019, thus greeting the summer and welcoming a new autumn.

Ben 22 afternoon or evening theater shows and 12 filmswill characterize this rich edition of the event. Historical or younger companies with high quality productions, from the Fire Mangiafuoco Company with the “Viaggiamare” puppet show in which highly topical characters venture into the sea in search of a better life, to the Cultural Association Carpet which proposes “Fables around the world ”, an actor and figure show inspired by Rodari’s” Girotondo of the whole world “rhyme; from Le Strologhe with their show of shadow theater “Aiko and the bear of the white moon”, at the Teatro San Carlino with “The carnival of the animals”, with actors, puppets and live music. And so much more, to satiate – children and adults – of art and beauty, in search of a new positive vision of life.

Location: Parco degli Scipioni, Via di Porta Latina, Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy
Date: September 1-18
Cost: Free entry


Parco degli Scipioni, Via di Porta Latina, Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy



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