2013 Year of the Italian Culture in the United States performance: Pinocchio - The Story of a Puppet

Consul General of Italy

After I Promessi Sposi - The Betrothed was staged worldwide in 2011-12 with success and critical praise, Massimiliano Finazzer Flory introduces the new production Pinocchio. The True Story specially created for 2013 Year of the Italian Culture in the United States. Pinocchio. Storia di un burattino is a performance that combines literature, theater, dance and music, and aims to represent and enhance the value of the Made in Italy brand, starting from the most celebrated Italian piece of wood through the story of the timeless work of a wood carver that teaches beauty and truth.

The performance will be in Italian with English subtitles.



Jones Hall at the University of St. Thomas
3910 Yoakum Blvd.
Houston, TX 77006


Admission is free.
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