from Sunday 24 December to Sunday 7 January
TEPOTRATOS MUSEUM, Piazza Nuova, Monticchiello

THE BEFANA IS AT HOME!

Temporary set up in the Tepotratos Museum and along the streets of the village, dedicated to the Befana and the farming world. With games for children, animated reading, workshops, projections…

TIMETABLES
/ Visit to the exhibition every day from 10 to 12:30 and from 3 to 6:30 pm
/ Workshops and activity times: see below

COSTS
Tickets for entry and permanent workshops: € 2 for accompanying persons; € 5 for children (some laboratories may require an additional cost).

Throughout the period, excluding Christmas Day, our temporary restaurant the Bronzino will also be open with the following opening hours:
lunch: 12:30 – 2:30 pm; dinner: 7.30 – 9.30 pm. Limited places, reservations are recommended at: 0039 0578 75 51 18

DATE WINTER SHOW of POOR THEATER OF MONTICCHIELLO:
- DECEMBER: Monday 25th, Tuesday 26th, Friday 29th, 9:30 pm;
- JANUARY: Wednesday 3st  9:30 pm, Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th  5:30 pm.

STAY PACKAGES: http://teatropovero.it/natale-e-dintorni/

 

PROGRAMS, PROJECTS AND LABORATORIES:

Permanent laboratory:
/ THE BEFANA IS BEAUTIFUL!
‘Poor’ and fantasy materials : all you need to build your own Befana and the old woman’s handkerchiefs.

Sunday, December 24th
// from 5 to 6.30 pm approximately
WAITING FOR SANTA CLAUS
Creating small objects to welcome Santa Claus
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// 6.30 pm – Granaio of the Teatro Povero, Piazza Nuova
ARRIVAL OF SANTA CLAUS!
Stop of Santa Claus in Monticchiello to deliver the gifts to the children

Tuesday, December 26th
// 4 pm – Teatrino della Compagnia, Piazza Nuova
Animated film screening THE BLUE ARROW (1996) by Enzo d’Alò, from a story by Gianni Rodari; music by Paolo Conte; among the voice actors: Lella Costa and Dario Fo.

Wednesday, December 27th (replies, see below)
// All day during opening hours
THE BEFANA ASSISTANTS TELL ME
Reading fairy tales and stories inspired by the preparation of the house and by the Christmas.
replica:
Thursday 28 and Saturday 30 December
Wednesday 3 and Thursday 4 January

Thursday, December 28th
// All day – Replica of:
THE BEFANA ASSISTANTS TELL ME
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// from 4 to 6 pm approximately
THE SKY OF THE BEFANA
Creative-manipulative workshop dedicated to the construction of a starry sky to welcome the Befana.

Friday, December 29th (replica, see below)
// from 4 to 6 pm approximately
THE HOME TAKES LIFE
The Befana assistants animate the rooms of the house carrying out their daily work and reviving the objects and utensils of the past.
replica:
Tuesday 2 January

Saturday, December 30th
// All day – Replica of:
THE BEFANA ASSISTANTS TELL ME

Monday 1st January
// from 4.30pm to about 6pm
STORIES IN MUSIC
Reading of traditional stories with accompaniment and musical interludes.

Tuesday, 2 January
// from 4 to 6 pm approximately – Replica of:
THE HOME TAKES LIFE

Wednesday, 3 January
// All day – Replica of:
THE BEFANA ASSISTANTS TELL ME

Thursday, January 4th
// from 4.30pm to about 6pm
IN THE KITCHEN WITH BEFANA
Minimum cooking workshop with simple and traditional ingredients; the preparation of the pici handmade pasta.
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// All day – Replica of:
THE BEFANA ASSISTANTS TELL ME

Frida,y 5 January
// 9.30 pm – Museo Tepotratos
THE BEFANA ARRIVES!
Stage of the Befana in Monticchiello to deliver the socks to the children

Saturday, 6 January
// from 4.30pm to about 6pm
THE ROOMS OF THE BEFANA: ALL THE STORIES
In each room of the installation you can listen to the stories read by the Befana assistants.
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// from 6.30 pm
THE LANTERNS OF THE BEFANA
Nursery rhymes in the square around the fire and flying paper lanterns in the sky.

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