Dance and theater return as protagonists of the most beautiful places in Florence with the XXVIIl edition of the Festival Fabbrica Europa.Read more
On September 17, with repeat performances on September 22, 24, 28 and October 2 and 5, Zubin Mehta will conduct Verdi's La traviata. The direction is entrusted to Davide Livermore. In the role of Violetta the soprano Nadine Sierra, at her debut both as Violetta and in Maggio, acclaimed by now all over the world. With her, a trio of great artists: in the role of Alfredo, Francesco Meli and in the role of Germont, Leo Nucci and Placido Domingo will alternate.Read more
Viareggio does not give up its historical Carnival and organizes a special edition that will take place from September 18th to October 9th. A "Universal Carnival", dedicated to all the traditions, stories and cultures of Carnival in the world.Read more
On the 21st September and the replicas on the 23rd, 30th and 3rd October it is on the stage of the Maggio Linda di Chamounix, by Donizetti. On the podium Michele Gamba, the direction is signed by Cesare Lievi and on stage a great cast with the voices of two stars of bel canto as Jessica Pratt (Linda).Read more
Jeff Koons will be the subject of a focused and groundbreaking exhibition at Palazzo Strozzi, the largest exhibition of his work ever hosted in Italy, with some of the most celebrated works of this master who, from the mid 1970s until the present day, forged a reputation as one of the most important figures of the global contemporary art scene.
On September 26, a special edition of the event with sports and free visits to places of art throughout Tuscany.Read more
The unmistakable voice of Mahmood arrives also in Florence, on November 4th at the TuscanyHall.Read more
On November 19, with replicas on November 21, 23, 30 and December 3 and 5, the Maggio will stage the long-awaited and brand new production of Verdi's Falstaff, directed by Sven-Erich Bechtolf (with his experienced staff: Julian Crouch for the sets and Kevin Pollard for the costumes, Alex Brok for the lights and Josh Higgason for the videos) and conducted by one of the greatest conductors of our time, Maestro John Eliot Gardiner.Read more
At the Museum of Palazzo Vecchio an exhibition traces, through exemplary cases, the intense relationship between Dante and European art, showing, through works of different ages and origins, the centrality of the Divine Comedy in the construction of Western culture.
In December, with the premiere on the 9th and replicas on the 12th, 14th, 17th and 19th, Puccini's Madama Butterfly will be staged in a new production by Chiara Muti and conducted by Francesco Ivan Ciampa.
In the calendar of Dante's celebrations: the commission to Luca Francesconi of a piece dedicated to Dante that will be performed on the occasion of the inauguration of the new Florentine Auditorium under the direction of Zubin Mehta. Scheduled for December 22, 2021 at 8 pm, at the Auditorium of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino.Read more
The new Auditorium del Maggio hosts on December 23rd with replicas on 28th, 30th and 2nd, 5th, 7th January 2022, the new staging of Fidelio by Ludwig van Beethoven, on the podium the maestro Zubin Mehta. Matthias Hartmann will direct.Read more
On 16th January with replicas on 18th, 20th, 21st, 23rd, Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss jr. Conducted by Zubin Mehta. The direction and lights are by Josef E. Köpplinger, the sets by Rainer Sinell and the costumes by Alfred Mayerhofer.Read more
The Auditorium will host Lo sposo di tre e marito di nessuna, by Luigi Cherubini, on January 22, with repeat performances on January 24, February 4, 6 and 8. An opera of rare execution, never before performed in Florence, in the new production of the Teatro del Maggio with Diego Fasolis on the podium, directed by Cesare Lievi.Read more
On March 1 with replicas on 3, 6, 9 and 12 closes the season before the 84th edition of the Maggio Musicale Festival L'amico Fritz by Mascagni, staged in the Auditorium with the direction of Rosetta Cucchi and Riccardo Frizza on the podium.Read more