It is a cultural and social promotion association, committed every day to urban regeneration and the dissemination of aggregation processes within the neighbourhood in which it operates, San Cristoforo. Its activities focus on cultural and artistic sharing, the valorisation of public assets, bottom-up organisation, social inclusion and active citizenship. Since 2013 Gammazita has adopted the neighbourhood around Catania’s Ursino Castle, transforming a part of Piazza Federico di Svevia into a free space, returned to the city, where art, culture, sociality and sharing are at home.
Activity, Art and Social
- Activity : Social circus, Music, Theatre
- Artistic product : Art comedy, Publishing, Festival
- Technical product : Graphic design, Technicians, Bar
Every week it promotes events related to music, the arts, publishing, entire days spent outdoors and, for the youngest, Ursino Kids, creative handicraft workshops. Every month it offers workshops and laboratories with artists from various disciplines, music and theatre courses for both adults and children, and artist residencies in the performing arts. Every year it organises numerous initiatives in the squares, felt and participated in by the entire city, aimed at stimulating aggregation and social inclusion, such as: the Social Carnival and city parades, reviews and contemporary circus shows, theatre reviews.
Services Offered to the Artist
- Services Offered : Theatrical tailoring, Conferences, Live events, Social activity
Gammazita offers a space managed by the collective of artists, where the main activity of aggregation is the bar and restaurant service. It offers a varied solution of spaces for rehearsals and creations. He conducts various social inclusion projects both at a musical but also at a theatrical level. It offers specific skills in the field of music and commedia dell’arte. It has a permanent laboratory for the creation of theatrical costumes.