The other side of the Almond Blossom, Mandracchia: "Union of intent between local groups"
Less and less is missing at the start of the 2020 edition of the Almond Blossom. Folk groups from all over the world, an organizational machine that enters more than ever and ancient popular traditions. The other face of the almond tree is that experienced by local folk groups. Agrigentini who love to dance and who have chosen to embark on a folkloric tradition.
Behind the parade of local folk groups, months of preparation and then go on stage. In the past few years, some quarrels have risked jeopardizing the participation of the Agrigento groups. This year, however, everything seems to be going in the right direction. We interviewed Filippo Mandracchia, among the representative faces of the Almond Blossom. He and his group Fiori del Mandorlo are ready to dance through the streets of the city. “What almond tree should we expect? Unfortunately, the groups of China, as we know, will not be there. This is obviously sorry – Mandracchia says to …
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