Sangue e Arena. The show: at the Colosseum an immersive and multimedia show from May 12th to October 27th 2018.
The Archaeological Park of the Colosseum presents Sangue and Arena, an unprecedented immersive show that brings to life the splendor of the long series of inaugural events wanted by Emperor Titus between June and September of 80 AD. and lasted 100 days The performance takes place directly on the arena floor of the amphitheater, in the same place where the gladiators faced.
Multimedia images, virtual reconstructions and the use of holograms projected onto a 17-meter canvas offer a unique emotion. Images, lights, sounds and music translate what really happened in those days. The expectation and excitement of the public of that time are renewed through the tales of the poet Martial, eyewitness of the games, whose epigrams in the Liber de spectaculis allow us to re-propose today the various types of shows offered, including the fantastic aquatic choreography .
It is the first show to be represented on the arena on a project of the Archaeological Park of the Colosseum, in collaboration with Electa which takes care of the organization and promotion.
Technology. The images of Sangue and Arena are projected onto a non-intrusive and non-showy surface: more than a screen, a cloth, with particular characteristics and large dimensions, capable of rendering the details of the images impeccably...