At the Politeama theater in Catanzaro a stellar cast for “Peter Pan the musical”


By John

After the great success of the previous editions, the Politeama Theater of Catanzaro will welcome Peter Pan – The Musical next March 14th, at 9pm, for a new production ready to take its spectators on an exciting journey to Neverland. Another unmissable appointment with the “Music & Cinema” festival which is attracting the curiosity of audiences of all ages towards the magic of theatre.

Based on the novel by James Matthew Barrie, directed by Maurizio Colombi and an excellent soundtrack by Edoardo Bennatothe show will conquer the public with its special effects, the impressive sets, the colorful costumes, but above all an extraordinary cast on tour throughout Italy for over fifty performances.

The young Italian-American performer will give the face to the child who didn't want to grow up Leonardo Cecchi, undisputed idol of a generation of kids who loved him in the TV series “Alex & Co”, broadcast by Disney Channel and Rai Gulp. Actor, singer, dancer and also writer, Leonardo will be able to give new light to the courageous and cheeky protagonist of this fabulous adventure.

In the role of the infamous Captain Hook we will find a great interpreter of Italian theater with phenomenal charisma and a powerful voice like Giò Di Tonno, again in a famous leading role, after the sold-out tour of the twentieth anniversary of Notre Dame de Paris.

By popular demand Martha Rossialready talented Friends of Maria De Filippi, will return to the stage in the role of sweet Wendy. Historic and beloved interpreter of the little girl with the tender blue eyes, Martha will once again amaze her many fans.

Martina Attiliprotagonist of the previous editions of X-Factor, will take the stage in the role of Tiger Lily. Her extraordinary versatility, her magnetic presence and her touching voice make her the ideal choice to play the bravest Indian warrior in the whole of Neverland.

Gioacchino Inzirillo, well-known musical performer, singer and singing teacher, will alternate with Leonardo Cecchi in the role of Peter Pan for some performances, giving the character new nuances. In addition to playing the protagonist, Gioacchino will take on the role of Gut Grinder.

Renato Converso, appreciated actor and comedian, in the role of the clumsy and friendly Spugna he will be the perfect companion of Captain Hook, ready to carry out his every order. Raffaella Alterio will bring to the stage the liveliness and curiosity of Michael, Wendy's younger brother while Laura Fiorini he will play John, Wendy's older brother, with his sense of responsibility and desire to grow.

Alongside them, nine other sensational performers will animate the fairy world of Peter Pan: Britney Kayle Badilla (Bombolone), Sofia Pavani (Pennino), Sara Portaro (Pochino), Manuel Primerano (Gemello), Domiziano Toniolo (Gemello), Lorenzo Tognocchi (Cantastorie and cover Captain Hook), Davide Najjar (Ensemble – Pirata), Filippo Tampieri (Ensemble – Pirata), Gian Maria Picciau (Ensemble – Pirata).