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This week in Florence (8/14 May)

Everything you need to know about events to live your 7 days in town!

On Monday, 8 until Tuesday 16, the Limonoia of Villa Strozzi becomes the book's planet with the "MaggioLibro" review with encounters, readings, books, magazines and biographies. In the evening, the Theater Niccolini with "Dante Inferno" and opera lovers, there is the Maggio Musicale at the Opera in Florence with the "Don Carlo" directed by Zubin Mehta.

On Tuesday, 9th, until Sunday, at Pergola, a great historical colossal: "The Death of Danton" directed by Mario Martone. On stage, 29 actors including Giuseppe Battiston (as Danton), Ubu Prize and Maschere Paolo Pierobon (in the role of Robespierre), Iaia Forte, Paolo Graziosi, in Georg Büchner's impressive 'colossal' death by Danton The last days of Terror, friendship before and then the conflict between Danton and Robespierre. The sacred music of O Flos Colende is in Santa Maria del Fiore with the soprano C.Forte and the organ of D.Innocenzi.

Wednesday 10th order Factory Europe! Find out here all the events of contemporary dance, music and theater that are scheduled until Sunday 14 at Leopolda Station and in other places in Florence. The same evening for the live of Marco Masini, Oihihall and the concert directed by Zubin Metha at the Opera of Florence.

On Thursday 11th the sun shines on the sky of Florence and you have time up to 25th of the month to visit the splendid Iris Garden! Click here to find out more. In the evening, until May 14, at the Nelson Mandela Forum a long-awaited appointment, the one with Notre Dame de Paris. The greatest success ever in the history of the show in Italy, with the original cast and the music of Riccardo Cocciante.

Friday, 12 at the Fortezza da Basso, "Florence Creativity", the Florentine event devoted to manual arts, hobbies and bricolage, on stage until May 13th. After the visionary miracles of Van Gogh and Klimt, the 3D exhibition "Da Vinci Experience" opens in Santo Stefano al Ponte until September 17th.

Saturday 13 Destination Versilia! Discover it with us, among cult sites, fabulous sunsets and unspoilt locations. For those who stay in the city in the evening there is the exciting Fiorella Mannoia at Teatro Verdi (also on Sunday 14). Europe Factory at Leopolda Station with the live of Marlene Kuntz.

Sunday 14 appointments for adults and children in Tuscany, from Stalle Aperte in Mugello to Borgo San Lorenzo, to the Spring Festival of Vicchio. Discover here the fantastic villages of Tuscany!


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