ITACA Productions’ “Quello che le donne non dicono – What Women Don’t Say” performed in Abu Dhabi on the ….at Sorbonne University with the collaboration of Italian Cultural Institute had resounding Success, Highlighting the Importance of Italian Culture and Theatre in the UAE.
The dynamic fusion of cultures has always been a captivating aspect of the United Arab Emirates and one of ITACA missions. Amidst this diverse tapestry, the significance of cultural exchange and the promotion of artistic expressions cannot be understated.
ITACA Productions recent theatrical performance, “What Women Don’t Say,” in Abu Dhabi stands as a testament to the power of spreading Italian culture and theatre in the UAE. The show, inspired by C.Comencini drama “Due partite – 2 games” was performed in italian with English sovratitles . “
The production combines elements of Italian culture, language, and theatrical traditions, weaving together a compelling narrative that resonates with audiences of diverse backgrounds. The exceptional performances of the talented cast, combined with a richly nuanced script, left spectators spellbound, sparking meaningful conversations and fostering cultural appreciation.
The play delves into the complexities of gender roles, challenging traditional norms and exploring the impact of societal expectations on women’s lives in two different moments in italy.
The narrative follows the journey of the characters (in the first act the mothers during the 60s, while in the second act the daughters in the 90s) as they navigate relationships, face challenges, and discover their true selves. It explores the themes of self-discovery, empowerment, and personal transformation.Cultural clashes and cross-cultural experiences: Inspired by the work of Cristina Comencini, the play touches upon the clash of cultures and the complexities that arise when different cultural backgrounds intersect, showcasing the challenges and opportunities for understanding and growth.
ITACA is looking forward to present a new production in Abu DHabi inspiring dialogue, fostering connections, and enhancing the richness of the Emirates’ artistic tapestry, creating a truly global platform for cultural expression.

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