PEFEST Arts Festival


PEFEST - Pescara International Arts Festival
Concept and artistic direction by Raffaele De Ritis

Various locations Pescara, Italy

Produced by Ente Manifestazioni Pescaresi
with the support of Mibact /Italian Ministry of Culture

A multi-disciplinary triennal project in music, dance, circus.

The festival developed the theme of non-verbal storytelling through music, dance and acrobatic language.
Program have included a.o. The 7 Fingers company, Circa Contemporary Circus, Burt Bacharach, Bobby McFerrin, Cassandra Wilson, Ian Anderson, Steve Hackett and the new names in Italian contemporary dance.

More festival projects:


Monte Carlo Magic Stars

Verona Circus Festival

Moscow Red Square Festival