The popular music festival of Primo Maggio, at its 21th edition this year, is going to be held in two weeks, and excitement is already sky-high.
Every year thousands of people from all over Italy come to attend the event, and enjoy the distinctive entertaining atmosphere. Piazza San Giovanni in Rome is the tradional location of the festival, where people begin to gather many hours before the event starts.
This year Sabrina Impacciatore, a famous Italian actress, is going to present the festival, which has as its artistic theme “the colour of words” taken from a famous poem by Eduardo De Filippo, “E pparole”.
An orchestra of about 70 components is going to play along with all the singers, among whom Carmen Consoli and Irene Grandi are the most eagerly anticipated. Other famous artists who are going to perform at the festival are: Vinicio Capossella, who is going to play a nonstop set of 40 minutes, Paolo Nutini, Roy Paci & Aretuska, Simone Cristicchi and many others.
The event is going to be broadcasted by Rai Tre from 4 p.m. to midnight.