Entries by taormina-friends

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Aug. 12 – Carmina Burana

Carmina Burana A scenic cantata by Carl Orff Ancient Theatre, Wednesday 12th August 2020   Tonight the Fondazione Taormina Arte and the Symphonic Orchestra of the Teatro Massimo Bellini of Catania present Carmina Burana Carmina Burana is a scenic cantata composed in 1935 and 1936 by Carl Orff, based on 24 poems from the medieval […]

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Aug. 10 – Music meets Literature

Music meets Literature Ancient Theatre, Monday 10th August 2020 @ 9.00 pm   The fascinating notes of Santi Scarcella and his live “From Manhattan to Cefalù” meets well known authors of Italian Journalism and Literature. A personal and unmistakable Sicilian jazz. An event designed and organised by Antonio Oliveri and Demea Eventi Culturali   Related […]

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Aug. 11 – Aida by G. Verdi

Aida an opera by Giuseppe Verdi Ancient Theatre, Tuesday 11th August 2020 @ 9.30 pm     TICKETS on boxol.it and ticketone.it from € 22,00     Synopsis Antecedent: The Egyptians have captured and enslaved Aida, a Nubian princess. An Egyptian military commander, Radamès, struggles to choose between his love for her and his loyalty […]

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Aug. 9 – Il sogno di un uomo ridicolo

Il Sogno di un Uomo Ridicolo a story by Fyodor Dostoyevsky “The Dream of a Ridiculous Man” Ancient Theatre, Sunday 9th August 2020 @9.30   A play with: Gabriele Lavia Direction: Gabriele Lavia   The Fondazione Taormina Arte presents a short story by the Russian writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky with the direction and interpretation of the […]

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Aug. 8 – Medea by Euripide

Medea Ancient Theatre, Saturday 8th August 2020@ 9.30pm National Premiere   With Federica De Martino and Simone Toni Direction Gabriele Lavia   The Fondazione Taormina Arte presents the most famous tragedy of Euripides with the direction of the great Italian Adaptation and Direction by Gabriele Lavia, one of the most important figures on the Italian stage […]

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Aug. 5 – Diodato

Diodato Ancient Theatre, Wednesday 5th August 2020 @ 9.30pm   Antonio Diodato (born 30 August 1981), known simply as Diodato, is an Italian singer-songwriter.[1] He won the 70th edition of the Sanremo Music Festival with the song “Fai rumore” and was scheduled to represent Italy in the Eurovision Song Contest 2020 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, […]

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Aug. 4 – Mika

POSTPONED TO 2021 DUE TO COVID-19   Mika Revelation Tour 2020 Ancient Theatre, August 4th @ 9.42pm     TICKETS on ticketone.it and boxol.it Stalls (Parterre): € 115,00 Gallery: € 95,00 Upper circle (numbered seats): € 70,00 Upper circle (non-numbered seats): € 50,00   MORE INFO www.mikamusic.it www.facebook.com/mikasounds     Where to stay Hotel La […]

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Aug. 2 – Di Stefano Award

Premio Internazionale Giuseppe Di Stefano Di Stefano International Award Ancient Theatre, Sunday 2nd August 2020 @ 9.3 pm   Giuseppe Di Stefano (24 July 1921 – 3 March 2008) was an Italian operatic tenor, one of the most beautiful voices who sang professionally from the mid 1940s until the early 1990s. He was known as […]

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Aug. 2 – Ficarra e Picone

Ficarra and Picone Ancient Theatre, Sunday 2nd August 2020 @9.00pm (EVENT IN ITALIAN)   Salvatore Ficarra (Palermo, 27 May 1971) and Valentino Picone (Palermo, 23 March 1971) are an Italian comedy duo who work on stage, films, television and books as Ficarra e Picone.   TICKETS on ticketone.it >> CLICK HERE Subject to availability, groups […]