Ettore Pastena is an Italian poet, actor and singer.
He is the author of a collection of poems called ‘Risse’, and one of the founders of the Sine collective, a group of artists who investigate the link between video art, electronic music and poetry.
He studied physical theatre, worked in a circus and won several slam competitions in Italy.
Ettore is currently living in Brussels, where he sings in a Mediterranean music group and lends his voice and body to an irreverent and provocative clown.
His poetic style has its roots in commedia dell’arte and the songs of minstrels. His performances are distilled from fraud and poetry, violence and emotions, songs and screams…