September 16, 2014

Verona

Verona Opera Festival 2013

Next year, 2013, will be a big one for the Verona Opera Festival – its centenary! There will be some special events and some big names, of course, but from the little information already released it’s clear that the main centenary ‘special’ is a ‘re-evocation’ of the Aida of 1913. We’re likely to be able […]

‘Miró! Poesia e Luce’ exhibition 2012 – Verona

‘Miró! Poetry and light’ Verona, Palazzo della Gran Guardia 21st June – 9th September 2012 Currently on show until the 10th of June in Rome, next stop for this exhibition is Verona. When we first wrote about the show: ‘Miró! Poetry and light’ is a major exhibition in that it features more than 80 works […]

Eighteenth century art in Verona

‘Il Settecento a Verona. Tiepolo, Cignaroli, Rotari’ Palazzo della Gran Guardia, Verona 26th November 2011 – 9th April 2012 A major exhibition featuring over 150 works drawn from galleries around the world that aims to show how Verona, despite proximity to Venice, very much had its own artistic style, especially during the 18th century. The […]

Tickets available for Verona Opera 2012

As of today, 20th October 2011, we are now taking orders for the Verona Opera Festival 2012. Below is the schedule for the 2012 Festival: Aida – the 23rd & 28th of June; the 8th, 11th, 15th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 28th July; 2nd, 5th, 9th, 12th, 19th and 26th of August; the 2nd of September. […]

Tickets for Verona Opera 2012

Update: As of 20th October 2011 we are now taking orders for the Verona Opera Festival 2012. If you’d like to be informed as soon as we are able to take orders for the Verona Opera Festival 2012 edition, then please provide your email address below (in the box under the ‘Email Address’ label) to […]

Verona Opera Festival 2012

Very advance notice, this, but here below are the dates and performances for the 2012 Verona Opera Festival (if things runs like they did this year then we’d hope to be taking orders by the beginning of October 2011): Aida – the 23rd & 28th of June; the 8th, 11th, 15th, 19th, 22nd, 24th, 28th […]

Chagall exhibition heads north to Verona, 2011

Verona, La Galleria d’Arte Moderna Palazzo Forti Until 10th July 2011 Covered originally here, the ‘Upside Down World Of’ Chagall exhibition now moves from Rome to Verona, running until the 10th of July. The official site does have some English information although the page regarding the exhibition is currently in Italian only. Rome ticket booking […]

Verona Opera season 2011 – cast detail announcements

The following quotes are taken directly from the offical press release: The season will start on June 17th 2011 with a new stage setting of La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi, designed by the Argentinean Director Hugo de Ana. The female interpreters will include the melodious, intense expert Verdi voice of the soprano Sondra Radvanovski as […]

Verona Opera Festival 2011 – seating plan changes

Well, OK, of limited interest for sure, but if you are visiting the Verona Opera Festival this year then this may well affect your ticket choice. The best seats in the house are known as Poltronissime Gold, and for 2011 some new sections have been reclassified as ‘golden’. A full seating plan, with details of […]

Verona Opera Festival 2011

Now online are details of the 2011 Verona Opera Festival; it’s already possible to reserve your seats, and on our main site you’ll find all the information regarding schedule, seating plan, tips and advice plus details on all of the performances – click here to begin. For speedy reference here are a list of the […]