Summer Festival

Theatre, live and classical music in Florence and Tuscany.

Estate Fiesolana
Roman Theater of Fiesole - Via Portigiani, 1 - shows 9.15pm - info & subscriptions: 055 667566 - info@prgfirenze.it - www.estatefiesolana.it
July
Tue 14 Ginevra Di Marco, evening of music and poetry.
Wed 15 Neri Marcorè, My other people's songs, music and laughter.
Thu 16 The abyss, awarded theatrical performance by and with Davide Enia.
Fri 17 Meeting with Carlo Cottarelli "Rational Thought" on the future of the economy.
Tue 21 Alessandro Vanoli tells the emperor Charlemagne.
Wed 22 Tosca, in concert with Morabeza.
Thu 23 Decameron an Italian story in times of plague, Tullio Solenghi in Boccaccio's short stories.
Thu 30 Socrates' widow, theater show with Lella Costa.
August
Tue 4 Chiara Francini in Shakespeare's theatrical show The Secret Love Life of Ophelia.
Thu 6 Decameron an Italian story in times of plague. Alatiel's short story with David Riondino and Dario Vergassola.
From Fri 7 to Sun 30 Cinema open air by Fondazione Stensen - single ticket 4 euros

Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
Florence Opera Theater - Piazza Vittorio Gui - info 055 2001278 - at 8 pm - tickets from 15 to 200 euro - www.maggiofiorentino.com
July
Wed 15, Sat 18 A Masked Ball by Giuseppe Verdi.
Sun 19 La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi.

Orchestra of Tuscany
Various places - info and booking 055 0681726 or teatro@orchestradellatoscana.it - www.orchestradellatoscana.it
July
Mon 13 Villa Pecori Giraldi Nil Venditti and Kevin Spagnolo in music by Mozart and Beethoven.
Tue 14 Monteriggioni Wind quintet from the ORT in music by Mozart, Rossini, Bizet, Puccini.
Fri 17 San Marcello Pistoiese The Winds of the Ort in music by Gounod, Donizetti and Rossini.
Sat 18 Badia a Passignano, The Arches of the Ort in music by Beethoven and Mozart.
Sun 19 Teatro Romano Fiesole, Mya Fracassini sings Lucio Battisti.
Mon 20 Villa Pecori Giraldi Borgo San Lorenzo The Archi dell’Ort in music by Beethoven and Mozart.
Tue 21 Villa La Petraia The Archi dell’Ort in music by Beethoven and Mozart.
Wed 22 Medici Villa Artimino The Winds of the Ort in music by Gounod, Donizetti and Rossini.
Thu 23 Quarrata The Winds of the Ort in music by Gounod, Donizetti and Rossini.
Sat 25 Badia a Passignano The Winds of the Ort in music by Gounod, Donizetti and Rossini.
Sun 26 Castelnuvo Garfagnana String Quartet Ort in music by Boccherini, Villa Lobos, Turina, Piazzolla.
Mon 27 Villa Pecori Giraldi Borgo San Lorenzo, I Fiati dell'Ort in music by Gounod, Donizetti and Rossini.
Tue 28, Wed 29 Teatro Romano Fiesole Ensemble of strings and winds of the Ort in music by Verdi.
Thu 30 Montepulciano ORT Attack string ensemble in music by Morricone, Rota, Piazzolla, Gardel and others.
August
Wed 5 Giardino del Torrione, Empoli ORT Attack ensemble of arches in music by Morricone, Rota, Piazzolla, Gardel and others.

Florentine Chamber Orchestra
Santo Stefano al Ponte, piazza Santo Stefano al Ponte - Medici Riccardi Palace, via Cavour 1 - Bargello Museum, via del Proconsolo 4 - 055 783374 - at 9pm - 20 euro - orchestrafiorentina.it
July
Wed 15, Thu 16 Palazzo Medici Riccardi, Giuseppe Lanzetta conducts in music by Burbi, Sibelius, Mozart and Elgar.
Fri 24 Teatro Romano Fiesole Giuseppe Lanzetta conducts the orchestra of Toscana Classica in music from the most famous Disney soundtracks.
August
Wed 26, Thu 27 Bargello Museum, Music from the Grand Screen Giuseppe Lanzetta conducts music by Piovani, Morricone, Bacalov and Rota.

Pecci Summer
Center For Contemporary Art Luigi Pecci - Viale della Repubblica, 277 Prato - 0574 5317 - concerts at 9.30pm - centropecci.it
July
Wed 15 Joycut, two batteries in experimental electronic music.
Thu 16 Saturnino + Honors, funk and nu soul to dance.
Sat 18 Dente, one of the most appreciated Italian songwriters.
Tue 21 Claver Gold, rapper in concert with the new Albu, Infernvm.
Wed 22 Bugo, an Italian underground that rose to prominence after the last Sanremo Festival.
Thu 23 Thu Evan, Italian indie pop.
Fri 24 Guano Padano, guitar, drums and bass in film music.
Sat 25 Ghemon, one of the most popular Italian hiphop artists.

Puccini Festival
Torre del Lago Puccini - Viareggio (Lu) - Giacomo Puccini open air theater (unless otherwise indicated) - show time 9.15pm - ticket info 0584 359322 - puccinifestival.it
July
Fri 10 theatrical show, "There are days that never happen", with Isabella Ferrai and Sergio Castellitto.
Sat 11 Musical theater, "La Voce della Luna" by and with Stefano Massini conducts the Alberto Veronesi orchestra.
Mon 13, Tue 14 Villa Museo Puccini Torre del Lago classical music, "To the stars and to the sky" new compositions inspired by the Tosca opera.
Sat 18 Citadel of the Viareggio Carnival film, "Modern Times" by Charlie Chaplin with live music directed by Timothy Brock.
August
Thu 6, Fri 14 Opera: Tosca by Giacomo Puccini, directed by Alberto Veronesi.
Sat 8 and Fri 21 Opera: Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini, directed by Enrico Calesso.

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