Round Bastion
Built in the early 16th century, it is the oldest of the three bastions of San Giusto Castle. Its sea facing position offers a splendid view of the city.
FRI
16 JUNE
Stage show by Renzo S. Crivelli, with Sara Alzetta; live music by Francesco De Luisa. (Auditorium of Museo Revoltella, Via Diaz 27, in bad weather)
Event : Bloomsday 2017

Place : Round Bastion
SAT
17 JUNE
Stage show by Diana Höbel; with Diana Höbel and Paolo Musio. Original live music by the Baby Gelido duo.
(Auditorium of Museo Revoltella, Via Diaz 27, in bad weather)
Event : Bloomsday 2017

Place : Round Bastion
SUN
18 JUNE
Illustrated reading from Mediterranean: A Cultural Landscape. Directed by Mila Lazić. Video mapping by Cecilia Donaggio Luzzato-Fegiz.
Presented by Cizerouno Associazione Culturale as part of Varcare la frontiera #4 - Flussi di marea (Crossing the Border #4 – Tidal Flows)
Place : Round Bastion
MON
19 JUNE
The quiet married life of a bourgeois couple turns out to be anything but conventional. By and with Eva Tomat and Lorenzo Zuffi.
Presented by Associazione Comunicatecivi
Event : Trieste Estate for Young People

Place : Round Bastion
WED
21 JUNE
Concert presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock
Event : Hot in the city

Place : Round Bastion
THU
22 JUNE
Improvised stage show with Gila Manetti and Andrea Mitri.
Presented by Cooperativa Mestieri del Palco
Place : Round Bastion
FRI
23 JUNE
She is the sister of Antigone, and daughter of Oedipus and Jocasta ... and after nearly three thousand years she can finally speak!
Written by Lot Vekemans, directed by Igor Pison. With Nikla Petruška Panizon. In Italian with Slovenian surtitles.
Produced by Slovensko stalno gledališče-Teatro Stabile Sloveno
Place : Round Bastion
SAT
24 JUNE
Illustrated talk with live music. By Aldo Nicolaj, with Elke Burul and Daniela Gattorno. Music played by Stefano Schiraldi.
Produced by La Contrada-Teatro Stabile di Trieste.
Place : Round Bastion
SUN
25 JUNE
A tribute to Giorgio Gaber, with Daniela Vidali and Edoardo Ferro Casagrande (guitar).
Presented by Golden Show Srl Cr Trieste
Place : Round Bastion
MON
26 JUNE
Concert with Massimo Serli (guitar and vocals), Andrea Medeot (double bass), Diego Primosi (percussion) and Caterina Serli (trumpet).
Presented by ARCI Trieste
Place : Round Bastion
TUE
27 JUNE
A Karst inhabitant experiences the first significant moments of the Great War. By and with Maurizio Soldà.
Produced by Associazione Culturale Studio Giallo
Place : Round Bastion
WED
28 JUNE
Directed by Valentina Milan, based on two one-act plays by Anton Chekov.
Presented by CUT - Centro Universitario Teatrale
Event : Trieste Estate for Young People

Place : Round Bastion
THU
29 JUNE
La voce più tagliente della città presenta il suo irresistibile repertorio di visioni, magoni e irrisioni ad altissimo tasso di morbin cantautoriale.
Stefano Schiraldi (chitarra, voce, testi e musica), Gabriele Cancelli (cornetta), Valentino Pagliei (contrabbasso), Romano Bandera (percussioni).
A cura di Associazione Furclap
Place : Round Bastion
FRI
30 JUNE
The magic of Paris and the voice of Edith Piaf. With Marzia Postogna (spoken and sung vocals), Eduardo Conti Zanetti (guitar) and Stefano Bembi (accordion).
Presented by Golden Show Srl Cr Trieste
Place : Round Bastion
SAT
1 JULY
A dialogue between ancient music and modern dance. Concept, choreography and dance by Daša Grgič; with Paola Erdas on harpsichord.
Presented by Associazione Epicantica
Place : Round Bastion
SUN
2 JULY
Commedia dell'Arte written and directed by Claudio de Maglio, and performed by students of the Nico Pepe drama school.
Presented by Associazione Civica Accademia d’Arte Drammatica “Nico Pepe”.
Place : Round Bastion
MON
3 JULY
A drama in the Trieste dialect. Written by Giuliana Artico, from an idea by Woody Allen; directed by Roberto Eramo and Giuliano Zannier.
Produced by L’Armonia-Associazione tra le compagnie teatrali triestine / F.I.T.A. - Gruppo Amici di San Giovanni.
Place : Round Bastion
TUE
4 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Trieste Summer for Young People
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Trieste Summer for Young People
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
WED
5 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Trieste Summer for Young People
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
THU
6 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Trieste Summer for Young People
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Trieste Summer for Young People
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
FRI
7 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Trieste Summer for Young People
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Trieste Summer for Young People
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
SAT
8 JULY
Awards ceremony for the 18th ShorTS International Film Festival (free access by ticket, available at the Castle entrance, or by festival badge)
Presented by Associazione Maremetraggio
Bottega del Vino in bad weather
Event : ShorTS International Film Festival

Place : Round Bastion
SUN
9 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
MON
10 JULY
A drama in the Trieste dialect. Written and directed by Riccardo Fortuna, based on an idea by Yasmina Reza.
Produced by L'Armonia-Associazione tra le Compagnie Teatrali Triestine / F.I.T.A. - Compagnia de L’Armonia
Place : Round Bastion
TUE
11 JULY
Screening of the 1914 film by Max Reinhardt (52 minutes). Original soundtrack performed live by the “Danny Silberstein” collective (Silvio Bartoli, Stefano Bellon, Davide Coppola, Alberto Potente).
Presented by Conservatorio G. Tartini of Trieste, Cineteca del Friuli and Casa del Cinema
Place : Round Bastion
WED
12 JULY
Choral comedy show by the Petit Soleil Theatrical Company; directed by Aldo Vivoda and written by Sara Cechet.
Presented by the Petit Soleil Cultural Association
Place : Round Bastion
THU
13 JULY
The story of Nikola Tesla, a Serbian scientist who moved to New York at the end of the nineteenth century.
By Barbara Sinicco (director), with Alessandro Predonzan; off-stage voices of Massimo Serli and Valentino Pagliei.
Associazione Culturale Fabbrica delle Bucce - Arte e Spettacolo
Place : Round Bastion
SUN
16 JULY
The Cappella Tergestina choir, conducted by Maestro Marco Podda, interprets a repertoire of Istrian, Julian, Dalmatian, Fiuman and Triestine pieces.
Presented by Associazione Cappella Tergestina
Place : Round Bastion
TUE
18 JULY
The life story of Ilya Ilyich Mechnicov, 1908 Nobel Prize Winner for Medicine. Conceived and arranged by Roberta Situlin, with Monica Falcomer, Andrea Neami and Anastasia Puppis.
Presented by Compagnia LaFaBù
Event : Trieste Estate for Young People

Place : Round Bastion
THU
20 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
Jazz interpretation by Pietro Spirito, with Sara Alzetta and Francesco De Luisa.
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55
Trieste Summer for Young People
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
SUN
23 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
MON
24 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Round Bastion
TUE
25 JULY
A sharp and ironic look at the differences between men and women. Based on works by Mark Twain. With Francesco Godina and Enza De Rose; music played by Valentino Pagliei.
Produced by La Contrada-Teatro Stabile di Trieste.
Place : Round Bastion
SAT
12 AUGUST
The sinister side of the Bluebeard legend sneaks into the modern world.
Readings by Stefano Dongetti, directed by Sabrina Morena. With Laura Bussani and Alessandro Mizzi; Riccardo Morpurgo (piano), Nazareno Bassi (sound effects) and Francesco Paolo Cappellotto (video animations).
A Bonawentura Società Cooperativa production.
Place : Round Bastion
THU
17 AUGUST
Performance by Zita Fusco and Francesca Bergamasco; music and sound effects by Ivan Penov.
Presented by Associazione Culturale Le Spille
Place : Round Bastion
SUN
20 AUGUST
With Compagnia Teatrale Bonawentura: Laura Bussani, Stefano Dongetti and Alessandro Mizzi (vocals). Music by Riccardo Morpurgo. Directed by Massimo Navone.
A Bonawentura Società Cooperativa production.
Place : Round Bastion
MON
21 AUGUST
With Compagnia Teatrale Bonawentura: Laura Bussani, Stefano Dongetti and Alessandro Mizzi (vocals). Music by Riccardo Morpurgo. Directed by Massimo Navone.
A Bonawentura Società Cooperativa production.
Place : Round Bastion
WED
23 AUGUST
Love in all its forms, from idyll to nightmare. By and with Laura Antonini, Stefano Bartoli, Lorena Cantarut.
Presented by Teatro alla rovescia
Event : Trieste Estate for Young People

Place : Round Bastion
THU
24 AUGUST
The feminine aspects of Trieste’s history, attributable to Maria Theresa of Austria and revealed through collected quotes and traditional song. By Luciano Santin; with Marzia Postogna, Leonardo Zannier and Valentino Pagliei.
Presented by Associazione Internazionale dell'Operetta FVG
Place : Round Bastion
FRI
25 AUGUST
An invisible subtle thread links the various stages of a woman’s life. By Maurizio Zacchigna. With Adriano Giraldi, Maurizio Zacchigna, Maria Grazia Plos and Roberta Colacino.
Presented by Associazione Culturale Mamarogi
Place : Round Bastion
SAT
26 AUGUST
Readings from the stage of poems by Sappho translated into the Trieste dialect, accompanied by music and song. By Raffaele Sincovich, with Daniela Mazzucato, Miryam Cosotti, Raffaele Sincovich and Max René Cosotti, Alessandra Sagelli Caoduro
Presented by Associazione Atto Quinto
Place : Round Bastion
SUN
27 AUGUST
Readings from the stage of stories from Bar Sport by Stefano Benni. With Lorenzo Acquaviva and Diana Höbel; music by Franco “Toro” Trisciuzzi.
Presented by Associazione Teatrale Vitamina T
Place : Round Bastion
MON
28 AUGUST
Adaptation of the novel by Tiziano Scarpa. Directed by R. Trevisan. With Eleonora Montagnana and Valentino Corvino.
Presented by Associazione Culturale Sinestesia
Place : Round Bastion
TUE
29 AUGUST
A historical, philosophical and musical journey through Faber's songs. Written by Francesco Fait. Musical arrangements by Andrea Sfetez. With the Serenade Ensemble and Giacomo Sfetez (vocals).
Presented by Associazione Musicale “Serenade Ensemble”.
Place : Round Bastion
WED
30 AUGUST
Con Aurora Roiaz (arpa), Ennio Guerrato (chitarra).
A cura di Associazione Nova Accademia
Place : Round Bastion
THU
31 AUGUST
Readings from the novel accompanied by the music mentioned in the book. With Adriano Giraldi (actor), Marzia Postogna (recitation and song), Laura Antonaz (soprano) and Cristina Santin (piano).
Presented by Laura Antonaz in association with Associazione Culturale Mamarogi
Place : Round Bastion
FRI
1 SEPTEMBER
With Paolo Venier and Francesco Bernasconi.
Presented by Associazione Culturale Multimusica
Place : Round Bastion
SAT
2 SEPTEMBER
Comic monologue by Alan Bennett; directed and interpreted by Diana Höbel.
Presented by Diana Höbel in association with TrentoSpettacoli produzione e distribuzione teatrale
Place : Round Bastion
SUN
3 SEPTEMBER
Written and directed by Lino Marrazzo; with Nikla Petruška Panizon. In Slovenian with Italian surtitles.
Produced by Slovensko stalno gledališce-Teatro Stabile Sloveno
Place : Round Bastion