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Staged reading "Legends and popular traditions of St. Anthony in Portugal"

29 Oct 202315h – 16h

Free admission

+ 6 years old | 60 minutes

The figure of Saint Anthony plays a very special role in the Portuguese cultural imaginary and traditional literature reveals itself to be a privileged field as a form of expression of antonian devotion.

This session will present some of the popular texts that over the centuries have been a part of the tradition of Saint Anthony.



Artistic director João Ascenso
Actors António Ignês, Pedro Fontes and Tiago Negrão Pinheiro
Producer Duarte Nuno Vasconcellos

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Vita Prima. Saint Anthony in Portugal