This week in Florence (from 11 to 17 September)
Discover appointments not to be missed in the city
Monday 11 At the Borgo San Jacopo Restaurant (1 Michelin Star), the third edition of the "spoon" dinner kermesse begins with the chef Francesco Bracali (2 Michelin stars), who will challenge creativity with the house chef Peter Brunel to celebrate the art of conviviality. Classical music at Santo Stefano al Ponte with the usual arrangement of the Fiorentina Chamber Orchestra directed by G.Lanzetta.
On Tuesday, 12th, due to weather conditions at the Mandela Forum, do not miss the concert 'La Piazza Incantata': 500 musicians on stage. Together on the same stage, the Choir of White Voices and the Choir of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
with soloists from the Academy of the May, the Cherubini Conservatory Orchestra, the Fiesole Music School's Orchestra, the Italian Youth Orchestra and the Orchestra of Tuscany, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Fondazione CR Firenze. We move to San Salvi by changing gender, for Nada's live.
Wednesday 13 until September 23 "Lindsay Kemp in Florence": a tribute to one of the great 20th century artists and the Tuscan land that has become its home. Various places will host the artist and his works: the Murate, the Puccini Theater, the 900th Museum and the European Design Institute. Great work at the Musical Maya Theater with Madama Butterfly.
Thursday 14th This is for you: in the splendid scenery of piazzale Michelangelo the European finale of the Florence Gelato Festival and in the evening away to the first edition of the Florence jazz fringe festival, a great festival devoted to the new jazz for the streets and squares of the Oltrarno, inaugurated on a special evening on the tower of San Niccolò where at the 21st will perform Bojan Zulfikarpašić at the piano and dancers of the Cafelulé vertical dance company.
Friday 15th at Cinema The Company "Images and sounds from the world", festival of the ethnomusical film. In the evening at the Teatro Bargello "I live in a jungle, I sleep on the thorns" with Amanda Sandrelli, at the Cascine the magical circus of "Cirk Fantastik" and finally at Villa Medicea in Poggio a Caiano appointment with "Siege to the Villa".
On Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th, the inauguration of the exhibition "Marino Marini, visual passions" at Palazzo Fabroni in Pistoia; the contemporary (and without animals) circus of Magda clan.