Accento Italiano is a festival dedicated to fostering cultural ties and artistic experience exchange between Russia and Italy, introducing the most promising young talents of Italian theatre to the Russian public. At the two editions of the Festival Moscow theatre-lovers enjoyed performances by professional Italian theatre companies such as Teatro Sotterraneo (Florence), Opera (cesena), Muta Imago (Rome), Babilonia Teatri (Oppeano), MOTUS (Rimini).

The project is supported by the Moscow government, the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation and the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities of Italy.