Awards and first times

1995

First tour

First tour: Noccioline, Della Nanna e della Pippa and Intrichi d'amore debut at “Formello palcoscenico città” (Rome) for Rome Summer festival

1998

Artistic Direction ITC Teatro

June, 29th 1998: The Company wins the competition for the art direction of ITC Teatro

2004

Finalists at Ubu Award

Finalist at Ubu Award (the Oscar of Italian theatre) for the first time with the script Italani Cìncali!, by Nicola Bonazzi and Mario Perrotta, running as best Italian novelty

2005

First time abroad

The Company is invited abroad for the first time: Pane quotidiano debuts on the prestigious stage of Sophiensaele, historic Berliner theatre

2006

Hystrio Award winners

September, 21st 2006: Teatro dell'Argine is awarded with Hystrio - National Association of Theatre Critics Award 2006

2008

Acknowledgement by italian Ministry of Culture

Jenuary 2008: The Company is acknowledged by the Italian Ministry of Culture

2009

First Sustainability Report

Genuary 2009: The Company presents its first sustainability report

Hystrio Award for dramaturgy

June 2009: Odissea by Mario Perrotta wins Hystrio Award for dramaturgy

2010

First european project

February 2010: The Company obtains its first European grant

2011

5 shows in 5 festivals

July - October 2011: The Company is present at 5 important Italian festivals with 5 different shows. Atto finale - Flaubert at Festival di Andria (Bari), La stagione delle piogge at Volterra Festival (Pisa), Report dalla città fragile at Le vie dei Festival (Rome), I cavalli alla finestra at Underground Theatre Festival of Arad (Romania) and Bollettino del diluvio universale at Festivalfilosofia (Modena)

Ubu Special Award 2011

December, 12th 2011: Trilogia sull'individuo sociale by Mario Perrotta wins the Special Ubu Award 2011

2012

Camillo Grandi Award

June, 15th 2012: The Company wins the Camillo Grandi Award for its international and intercultural theatre projects involving asylum seekers and political refugees

2013

Ubu Award 2013

December, 9th 2013: Mario Perrotta – Teatro dell’Argine’s actor, director and playwright – wins the Ubu Award 2013 as best actor for Un bès – Antonio Ligabue, ex aequo with Carlo Cecchi

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