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November 12, 2018

This week in Florence (12/18 November)

An overview of what you do not have to miss in the city

If these are the weeks of the historic Exhibition of the White Truffle of San Miniato, we can not forget another prince of autumn: his majesty Porcino, to whom we have dedicated a best of perfume that tradition, with some of the best typical restaurants in city.

Also for gourmets, do not miss the Biennale Enogastronomica, at the Fortezza da Basso from the 16th to the 19th. The great showcase of Italian food and wine in Florence, with more than 50 appointments, workshops on pizza, wine tastings, focus on products and appointments at the table with great chefs. For the complete calendar, click here.

On the other hand, if your passion is contemporary cinema, the screen of the art Film Festival will be on show in Florence from 14 to 18. Presentation of films and installations, training projects, residencies for international artists, production and distribution of films artist. To inaugurate the eleventh edition, this Wednesday at the Cinema La Compagnia 19 hours, the British director Peter Greenaway. Here, the complete program.

Top concerts of the week: the Maneskin, Wednesday at Obihall, and Cesare Cremonini at Nelson Mandela Forum, 16 and 17 November.

At the theater, the last two performances La Cenerentola by Rossini, with the new production of Manu Lalli for the 150th anniversary of the death of the legendary Italian composer (13 and 14 at the Teatro del Maggio), continues until the 18th instead the version directed by Luca Zingaretti by The Deep Blue Sea, great work by Terence Rattigan, with his wife Luisa Ranieri (at Pergola), while at the Verdi there is the musical with the timeless Flashdance (from 16 to 18 November).

Turning to art, we propose a triptych by true connoisseurs: the Water Microscope of Nature, homage to Leonardo da Vinci at the Uffizi, The Cleaner by Marina Abramović at Palazzo Strozzi and This is not a photo opportunity, the exhibition of the elusive Banksy , the mysterious is the most famous street artist of the moment, at Palazzo Medici Riccardi.


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