Villa Torelli Mylius

Via Fiume n. 38

In center city there is a place to discover: ample expanses of lawn, arboreal masses of exotic conifers and deciduoos trees, beech trees, platans, cork’s tree and holm oak of the Mediterranean one, Japanese sophore, cedars of Lebanon and Morocco, American redwoods, a Ginko Biloba, palms of the Manciuria Villa.

  • Wednesday 4 October
  • At 08:30 am, 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 02:30 pm - Villa Torelli Mylius  - Via Fiume n. 38

    Parco Villa Mylius

    Guided  tours made by the agronomists of the Varese’ common, dedicated to the children of the primary schools

  • Friday 6 October
  • At 08:30 am, 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 02:30 pm - Villa Torelli Mylius  - Via Fiume n. 38

    Parco Villa Mylius

    Guided  tours made by the agronomists of the Varese’ common, dedicated to the children of the primary schools

  • At 06:30 pm - Villa Torelli Mylius  - Via Fiume n. 38

    Di ramo in ramo di villa in villa

    Episodes from Barone Rampante by Italo Calvino

    Peppe Servillo reads the eighth episode:
    It is her, it is her” Cosimo thought more and more burnt by his hope ( Italo Calvino)

    Reading episodes from Il Barone Rampante in the enchanting scenography of the secular trees of the city parks. Every evening at 6.30 pm ten excellent actors tell, day after day, the stories of Cosimo, the young baron that on June,25 , 1767, after a banal quarrel with his father, jump on a tree, climbs among the branches, he passes from a plant to another, and he decides that he won’t go down anymore.
    An evocative and symbolic narration, rich of obstacles and of meetings, of memorable characters, romantic and passionate loves, comic stories.
    The interpreters bring in life a world fact of awakenings, of smells and noises that have the suggestive strength and nature to  give form and voice to that world, fantastic and poetic  at the same time that makes of Calvino a great creator of imaginary universes and at the same time extremely shiny, real, actual.

    In case of raining the reading will be held in the interiors of the same villa.

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