BOtanique: many events for the Bologna’s Summer
BOtanique: many events for the Bologna’s Summer

Till July 27th, at the via Filippo Re’s Garderns, fourth edition of ‘BOtanique’, Summer kermesse organized by Estragon.

A playbill rich of events: 25 concerts, 3 books launches, 6 movies. On the ‘BOtanique’ stage will exhibit musician from alla over the world, Australia, Canada, Spain, Equadir, Bosnia, United States, Germany and Great Britain, with a great variety of sound, from balkan electro to patchanka, from ska to jazz, from hip hop to raggae, from rock to folk to indie rock. Among the italian musician there will play Persiana Jones and Comaneci, among the foreigner the New York Jazz Ensemble. For the ‘Reader’s Garden’, on Monday July 8th, at 9.30 p.m., the launch of the book ‘Rock in love’ by Laura Gramuglia: 50 love stories, everyone with her love song. Monday July 15th, Diego Ballani talks about his book ‘The Smiths. A Morderous Desire’, a story of a rock revolution, for all the Smiths‘ fans. The cinematographic kermesse offers, among the others, the movie ‘Best’, about the legendary football player George Best; the documentary ‘Joe Strummer: future is unwritten’, dedicated to the leader of the English punk band The Clash; the video-concert ‘Alice in Chains MTV Unplugged’, the live exhibition of the band from Seattle. On June 24th, the traditional fashion show en travesti ‘The Italian Miss Alternative’, a foundrising for the association that fight against Aids; the ’50Mila Festival’, a monthly date with ’50s and ’60s american culture with a vintage exhibit-market, dance camp, concerts, performance and much more, on Friday July 5th, from 6.00 o’clock p.m.. And, more, the ‘Nu-clear Sound Europavox Edition’ on Tuesday July 9th; the ‘Poppen ’80 Party’ on Friday July 12th; dj set; videowall for the Cofederation Cup. The ‘BOtanique’ open every day, except n Sunday, at 7.00 o’clock p.m., free entrance. For who wants to have a dinner, there the Osteria Estragon and the Enoteca Des Arts. There are, also, the ice cream by Cremeria Snto Stefano e Gelateria49.

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