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Rome, Italy. 06th December, 2021. This evening, it is on stage at the Tor Bella Monaca Theatre in Rome the play "Come Pietra Paziente" (As a Patient Stone), directed by Matteo Tarasco, who also curated translation and dramaturgy of the text. This play is based on the novel "The Patience Stone" (French: Syngué sabour. Pierre de patience, 1.). It is a 2008 novel by the French-Afghan writer and director Atiq Rahimi (It is also known as Stone of Patience). «[…] "Come Pietra Paziente" (As A Patient Stone) is a painful journey into the cultural abuses that permeate the life of the Afghan women, deprived of all rights and harmed through the systematic denial of her own dignity, identity, freedom. […] The patient stone, in the popular Afghan tradition, is a stone to which one can tell one's sufferings, one's difficulties, a sort of silent confessor who, unable to answer, offers the freedom to dig deep within oneself, without fear of being judged or to show parts of oneself that are unacceptable. The stone is charged with the revelations it receives and eventually crumbles, symbolically concluding the path of revelation of those who have entrusted themselves to it […]» (2.).<br />
The Play is interpreted by Alessia Navarro, Fabio Appetito, Marcello Spinetta and Kabir Tavani. Costumes by Chiara Aversano and Music by Stefano Mainetti. The Project is supported by the Lazio Region with the 2021 Single Fund on Live Entertainment.<br />
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Footnotes & Links: <br />
1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Patience_Stone & https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Syngué_sabour._Pierre_de_patience <br />
2. https://www.facebook.com/events/261501619282083
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Assistant Director.

Rome, Italy. 06th December, 2021. This evening, it is on stage at the Tor Bella Monaca Theatre in Rome the play "Come Pietra Paziente" (As a Patient Stone), directed by Matteo Tarasco, who also curated translation and dramaturgy of the text. This play is based on the novel "The Patience Stone" (French: Syngué sabour. Pierre de patience, 1.). It is a 2008 novel by the French-Afghan writer and director Atiq Rahimi (It is also known...
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