The return of the Sapuri ri 'na vote: "Close to close ... in a world of scents and flavors of the hands were able to make a real magic; transform the finest local produce in dishes delicious and fragrant."
The cultural association "Those who Granieri" is already in turmoil for the organization of the 3rd edition of "Sapuri ri 'na vote," sponsored by the Municipality of Caltagirone and with the help of some local sponsors, scheduled for the next 19 and July 20 in the small hamlet Granieri.
The exciting energy and involvement of young people, adults and even the elderly, recovering ancient knowledge and flavors wants to keep alive their traditions. A group of female volunteers, despite the difficulty imposed by the organization of the event, the "hard-working women" are already at work to find all the original ingredients, according to ancient recipes, which are necessary for the preparation of the traditional delicacies that the small village of Granieri offers and that still proudly holds preciously, in addition to the tasting of the flagship, as well as a typical product that distinguishes our territory, namely table grapes in Italy with Doc and PGI brand, which boasts the Municipality of Caltagirone . The dishes will be accompanied by local wines.
This year, a surprise will enrich our program, the director Lorenzo Mossy propose a selection from her latest film "The Duel," a post-modern re-enactment of the famous opera "La Cavalleria Rusticana."
The story takes its origins from the novel by Verga, in accordance with the chronology of events, but introduces some elements. First, the dialogues more harmonious, focused towards the feeling of love but also to the affective, tried to Turiddo to the mother. New characters were introduced, such as the narrator solemnly introduces the scenes, the parish priest of the village, friends Giovanni Nanni and Baldo. Another impetus is emphasized that generates anger revenge, as an inevitable consequence to dishonor.
The event, which will take place along the Via Roma and Piazza Silvestri, will provide food for the reconstruction of the history of the village until now little known by most young people, along with other surprises including beautiful scenery cured by the designer Sebby Zacco that will not fail to impress visitors.
"Despite the difficulties to organize this event - says Concetta Metric, president of the ones that Granieri - the commitment of all residents demonstrates once again the importance of the value of our historical memory and identity with the main goal to pass to the younger generation the peculiarities of our country, along with the sacrifices and hopes that distinguish the inhabitants of Granieri, thus contributing to the development of the territory with the pride of belonging to this small but hardworking community. "
- Saturday, July 19 "THE NIGHT OF TALENTS", at 21 it will start to an evening of talented and passionate singing, acting, music and dance.
- Sunday, July 20 with "Sapuri RI 'NO VOTE' part of the 3rd edition of the festival of the tradition and the development of the area:
around 19:00 - Opening of the exhibition with the blessing of the food and wine tasting
20:00 - performance of "Rainbow Folk" (the little rainbow stars of the day and of the day for the integration, our children also committed to the tradition, last year attended an educational workshop on the bakery where they learned all the techniques to make good bread than once this year have already been engaged for a month, to learn our dance par excellence .. and that is a Sicilian tarantella)
21:00 - Presentation of a film that will be released in the fall.
The director Lorenzo Mossy will present "The Duel". The opera staging, recounts the last moments before the famous duel between Alfio and Turiddo, protagonists of Cavalleria Rusticana. For us it is a real pride in choosing us.
Conclude the evening, the Rondo Siciliano.