Entrance n1 to the Circus Maximus (Piazza di Porta Capena/Via del Circo Massimo)

La Festa di Roma 2019: this year New Year’s celebrations in Rome are inspired by the Moon.
The journey will start at 21.00 on December 31st at the Circus Maximus designed as a large square, in which to await the arrival of the new year surrounded by a show of lights, sounds, acrobatic performances, images and fireworks.

Program from December 31st 9.00 pm until 03.00am

9.00 pm
Intro with greetings and presentation of the evening with Francesca Romana D’Andrea of Dimensione Suono Roma and Beppe De Marco of RDS.

9.10 pm
Performance of the Kitonb, a popular Roman company that, following a well-deserved international success, returns to perform in the city after over 10 years.

9.30 pm
Concert of the Piccola Orchestra di Tor Pignattara.

10.00 pm
Intermezzo of the Kitonb with Ode alla luna.

10.15 pm
Concert for words and music by Vinicio Capossela entitled In difesa della Luna, a short round trip from the Circus Maximus to the Moon in tribute to Guido Ceronetti, the lunatics, the Selenites, the gladiators, those who landed on the moon. With Vinicio Capossela, Vincenzo Vasi, champions and space fairy tales, Asso Stefana, serenading guitars.

22.45 pm
Performance of the Kitonb Carillon, Il volo del tempo, a great show of urban theatre that develops between the earth and the sky, with an innovative setting in which spectacular moving machines, gigantic flying scenographies operated by hydraulic cranes and choreographic actions of acrobat-dancers create a three-dimensional show that involves the viewer at 360°.

11.50 pm
Countdown and animation by the DJs of Dimensione Suono Roma.

00.00
Fireworks show by Acea.

00.30
Dj set and live performance by Achille Lauro.

01.30 am
Vj set by Dimensione Suono Roma.