From June 29th to July 15th, 2018
The Festival of the Two Worlds presents this year its 61st edition which confirms its original and prestigious role as a great international event. The Festival will take place from June 29th to July 15th, 2018 – 16 days of shows which include many internationally-renowned guests including Oscar-winning actress Marion Cotillard, in Spoleto for the first time, who will play Joan of Arc in the closing show, and Lucinda Childs who will take place in one of the dance shows. Moreover, Alessandro Baricco will read his masterpiece, “Novecento” while Corrado Augias will present his latest books; as for multimedia, there will be a “Decameron 2.0”. Under the guidance of Giorgio Ferrara, the Festival has grown from year to year, counting 80,000 visitors in 2016. This has helped to increase the interest of institutions, artists, operators, companies, and the media towards an event that has established itself in the world, and which should not be missed.