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Piazza F. Basile and Il Rivellino theatre, Tuscania

The Il Rivellino theatre building, formerly Tuscania's mayor residence, tribunal and jail, dates back to XIII century and, heavily reworked, was turned into a theatre in XVIII century, at the expense of discontinuing a horse racing competition that was very popular among the Tuscanese people. The ancient building, after surviving World War II, and being used as a cinema, crumbled down, was rebuilt, suffered extensive damages from an earthquake, and finally reopened in 1998.

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