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Nov. 1-27 – “Verso Nord” Photo Exhibition

Taormina, Palazzo Duchi di Santo Stefano November 1-27 2011 “Verso Nord” (Northwards) – Photo Exhibtion by Giuseppe Ragonese   Within the “Omaggio a Taormina”, a series of events organised by the Association “Arte & Cultura a Taormina”.    

Oct. 2-30 – “I Cunti” Painting Exhibition

Taormina, previous Church of San Francesco di Paola October 2-30 2011 Free Entrance Exhibition of paintings by Cesare Filistad. Filistad deals with Sicilian art, repeating the old style of artists, designers and decorators of the the Sicilian carts. His works are unique as reproduce  legendary battles of  Charlemagne’s paladins, duels of chivalry and stories of […]

Oct. 29 – Plectrum Orchestra of Taormina

Taormina, Church of Santa Caterina October 29th 2011, 7.00pm   The Plectrum Orchestra of Taormina was founded in early 1900. It consists of over twenty musicians playing mandolins, mandolas, guitars andcontrabasses. Tonight’s performance will see seven artists on stage: Alessandro Russo, Alfredo D’Urso, Elisabetta Monaco, Claudia Costa, Ivana Rapisarda, Simona Brancato and Aldo Filistad.   […]

Oct. 22 – Arlìa & Scigliano in concert

Cathedral of Taormina October 22th 2011, 7.00pm Free Entrance   A most expected performance by the duo Filippo Arlìa (piano) and Giuseppe Scigliano (accordion bajan) in the splendid setting of the Cathedral of Taormina. Filippo Arlìa graduated at 17 gaining immediately the pseudonym of “athlete of the piano” for his unique technical skills and virtuosity […]

Oct. 1-29 – “MA-DONNA” Exhibition of paintings

  Palazzo Duchi di Santo Stefano – Vico De Spuches n. 1,   October 1-29 2011 – From Wednesday to Sunday: 9:30am-1:00pm & 4:30pm-8:00pm Free Entrance     Exhibition of paintings realised by Rosalba Leonardi Indaco.  A bold and provocative parallel between Mary – the christian Madonna – and the rock star “Madonna”. More info: […]

Chamber concerts

Nazarena Theatre – Via Fontana Vecchia, 3  Taormina 7.30pm – Entrance: € 10,00   October 7th 2011 Classic concert with the Orchestra da Camera of Messina, performing the Quattro Stagioni by Antonio Vivaldi. Solo parts: Antero Arena (violin)   October 15th 2011 Classic concert with the Trio Ars Vetus, performing musics by Corelli, Händel, Abinioni […]

Rally of Taormina

Taormina and nearby towns October 15 – 16, 2011, 6.00 pm This year the race will start – on Saturday 15th – from the tourist port of Giardini Naxos and will end – on Sunday 16th – on the promenade of Santa Teresa di Riva, after approximately 250 miles of hard and selective routes. A […]

April 1/29 – “Calma apparente” exhibition by G. Iudice

Palazzo Duchi di Santo Stefano – Fondazione Mazzullo April 1st to April 29th “Calma apparente” – Exhibitionn of paintings by Giovanni Iudice. Free entrance Tuesday to Sunday: 9.30am -12.30pm and 4.00pm – 7.30pm Closed on Monday One of the paintings of this Sicilian artist, “Humanity” (235 cm x 290 cm), was told to be “one […]

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Nov. 22/24 – Wedding Fair “Sposa Sicilia”

  Palalumbi (Lumbi parking area) from Friday 22nd November to Sunday 24th November 2019 Opening hours: 5.00-10.00pm Free entrance   A Fair with finest wedding suppliers & bridal brands covering everything from dresses to cakes     MORE INFO www.facebook.com/sposasicilia sposasicilia.it/     WHERE TO STAY Hotel La Pensione Svizzera – Hotel Villa Schuler – Hotel […]