Entries by taormina-friends

August 4 – Ivo Pogorelich plays Tchaikovsky

Greek Theatre, 9.30pm Ivo Pogorelich plays Tchaikovsky The croatian pianist is famous for his expressive way of playing the piano. He was born in Belgrade, Yugoslavia, now Serbia, to a Croatian father and a Serbian mother.(Following the breakup of Yugoslavia, Pogorelić became a Croatian citizen. He received his first piano lessons when he was seven […]

August 4 / September 30 Nunziante Exhibition

Previous Church del Carmine, August 4 – September 30 2012 – Panorami di luce Duchi di S. Stefano Palace, August 4 – August 31 2012 – Viaggio a Taormina   From Tuesday to Sunday: 10.00am-1.00pm and 6.00pm-10.00pm Tickets: € 5,00/3,00 – Ticket allows entrance to both exhibitions Reduced tickets available. Ask your hotel! Guided tours on request […]

August 3 – Giorgia in concert

  Taormina Greek Theatre Giorgia in “Dietro le apparenze” live Tour 2012   Tickets at ticketone.it Parterre: € 69,00 Stands: € 69,00 Tiers: € 46,00 Non-numbered tiers: € 29,00              

August 2 – Wiener Blut Gala

  C A N C E L L E D Refunds and Exchanges Tickets purchased at retail outlets must be returned or exchanged at the same location between July 28th and August 20; you can change the ticket for the event of August 1st: Die Fledermaus Galà – Il Pipistrello (The Bat)   Taormina, Greek […]

August 1 – Die Fledermaus Galà – The Bat

  Taormina Greek Theatre Die Fledermaus Galà – Il Pipistrello (The Bat) Die Fledermaus (The Bat) is a delicious farce operetta composed by Johann Strauss II in 1874 to a German libretto by Karl Haffner and Richard Genée. Tickets available on ticketone.it and boxol.it Parterre: € 38,00 – Non-numbered tiers € 25,00         SYNOPSIS […]

July 29 – Valentina Lisitsa in concert

              Taormina. Valentina Lisitsa is a Ukrainian-born classical pianist. Lisitsa resides in North Carolina in the USA. She is among the most frequently viewed pianists on YouTube. She started playing the piano at the age of three, performing her first solo recital at the age of four. Despite her […]

July 25 – Ben Harper in concert

  Taormina Greek Theatre  July 25th 2012  An acoustic evening with Ben Harper. The first-ever Ben Harper acoustic headlining tour. He will be performing songs from throughout his career — from his 1994 debut, Welcome to the Cruel World, to his latest album, Give Till It’s Gone. Pre-sale tickets will be available to the general […]

20/21 July – Ficarra & Picone in “Apriti Cielo”

Taormina Greek Theatre Ficarra & Picone in “Apriti Cielo”         Salvatore Ficarra and Valentino Picone are an Italian comedy duo who work on stage, film, television and books as Ficarra e Picone who strated performing on 1993. In 2000 Ficarra e Picone made their film debut and two years later they made the […]

June 29/30 2012 – Nastri D’Argento

66th edition of the Nastri D’Argento Cinema Award Taormina Greek Theatre – 8.30 pm The Nastro d’Argento (Silver Ribbon) is a movie award assigned each year, since 1946, for cinematic performances and production by the Sindacato Nazionale dei Giornalisti Cinematografici Italiani, the association of Italian film critics. The Nastro d’argento is the oldest movie award […]