Events 2019-11-25T12:46:10+00:00

What’s Going On In Bologna?

Art Week: Arte Fiera 2020
from Friday, January 24, 2020 to Sunday, January 26, 2020 --- Arte Fiera & rsquo;s 44th edition will be held from 24 to 26 January 2020, directed for the second consecutive year by Simone Menegoi. Click for more information
Sissi. Vestimenti
from Tuesday, January 21, 2020 to Sunday, April 19, 2020 --- Palazzo Bentivoglio presents Vestimenti, a solo show by Sissi and one of the Main projects in ART CITY Bologna 2020 on the occasion of Arte Fiera. Click for more information
Collezione Palma Bucarelli | Segnali
from Saturday, January 25, 2020 to Sunday, January 26, 2020 --- A true monument woman, the exhibit shows a selection of posters she received as an invitation to exhibitions organized by galleries, museums, expos around the world. & nbsp; Click for more information
Tristan und Isolde - Richard Wagner
from Friday, January 24, 2020 to Friday, January 31, 2020 --- The maximum expression of Wagnerian innovations, Tristan und Isolde is the poem of passionate love, of night and of death. Click for more information
A dinner with "Associazione d'iDee"
from Wednesday, January 22, 2020 to Wednesday, January 22, 2020 --- An evening with the guys from the association who will prepare and serve a special menu together with the chefs of Eataly Bologna. Click for more information
Io, Don Chisciotte
from Thursday, January 23, 2020 to Thursday, January 23, 2020 --- Ballet of Rome is ready to welcome the great return of the most applauded choreographer in Italy: Fabrizio Monteverde. Click for more information
A dinner with the producer: Tre Monti
from Wednesday, January 29, 2020 to Wednesday, January 29, 2020 --- A dinner dedicated to the tasting of four vintages of Sangiovese with a special menu created by chef Claudio Palumbo. Guest of the evening: Vittorio from Tre Monti. Click for more information
Noches de Buenos Aires
from Wednesday, February 12, 2020 to Wednesday, February 12, 2020 --- The backdrop to the performances of the eight dancers is a delicate drama, natural and aimed at building a just mentioned narrative: a story of growth of tango and tango. Click for more information
Alice in Wonderland
from Wednesday, March 4, 2020 to Wednesday, March 4, 2020 --- Alice in Wonderland is a sophisticated and elegant artistic project capable of narrating the dreamlike intertwining multiple disciplines: acrobatic gymnastics, acting, dance. Click for more information
La cenerentola - Gioachino Rossini
from Wednesday, March 18, 2020 to Tuesday, March 24, 2020 --- Playful melodrama in two acts with a libretto by Jacopo Ferretti, Rossini & rsquo;s La Cenerentola it configures as an opera made of disguise and transformation, both in history and in musical motifs. Click for more information
Omaggio a Morricone
from Monday, April 20, 2020 to Monday, April 20, 2020 --- A show that is an unmissable and overwhelming journey into the art of one of the greatest composers of the twentieth century: Maestro Ennio Morricone. Click for more information
from Saturday, January 25, 2020 to Saturday, January 25, 2020 --- For the Art City White Night, Foto Image presents the photographic exhibition by Fulvio Bugani: "Gaudeamus", a reportage on Goliardia. Click for more information
Diverdeinverde 2020
from Friday, May 22, 2020 to Sunday, May 24, 2020 --- Diverdeinverde is entering its seventh edition: much-loved by visitors, this annual event is made possible thanks to the generous participation of the gardens & rsquo; owners who open up their private green areas for plant and garden lovers to enjoy. Click for more information
from Friday, January 24, 2020 to Saturday, March 7, 2020 --- The exhibit Filigrana, organised by Associazione Alchemilla and curated by Fulvio Chimento, will showcase mainly unreleased works from Stefano Arienti, Pierpaolo Campanini e Maurizio Mercuri. Click for more information
Storie per tutti Trame Bookshop
from Saturday, January 18, 2020 to Saturday, January 18, 2020 --- At Libreria Trame "Storie per tutti" will offer accessible readings accompanied by LIS and live music. & nbsp; Click for more information
from Saturday, January 18, 2020 to Saturday, March 28, 2020 --- The exhibition IN DIALOGUE at Spazio e Immagini gallery in Bologna presents, through a series of works by Ugo La Pietra and Adolfo Natalini, an ideal meeting between the two architects that originated in the years of Radical Architecture and has never stopped. & nbsp; Click for more information
Ghost il musical
from Saturday, January 25, 2020 to Sunday, January 26, 2020 --- Faithful transposition of Paramount's cult-movie, released in 1990, Ghost - The musical was rewritten for the theatre by & nbsp; Bruce Joel Rubin himself, who won the Oscar for the film's screenplay. Click for more information
Archi di Santa Cecilia - Avi Avital - Luigi Piovano
from Monday, January 27, 2020 to Monday, January 27, 2020 --- Not only a highly acclaimed performer but also his instrument debuts in Musica Insieme's season : with Avi Avital we discover the charm of the mandolin, next to the strings of Santa Cecilia. Click for more information
Otello circus
from Friday, January 31, 2020 to Saturday, February 1, 2020 --- A great Circus of emotions, inspired by both Verdi and Shakespeare, is the set of this Otello, featuring & ldquo;di-verse & rdquo; actors and musicians. Click for more information
Tango Fatal
from Saturday, February 1, 2020 to Saturday, February 1, 2020 --- Tango Fatal will revive the & nbsp; sensual and mysterious porte & ntilde;e atmospheres & nbsp; & nbsp;on stage in an abstract setting, that is suspended in time. & nbsp; Click for more information
Vignaioli di montagna
from Saturday, February 1, 2020 to Monday, February 3, 2020 --- The cinema and the wine of the "high lands" will be the protagonists for three days: "Vignaioli di montagna" is the event that puts the artisan wines of Trentino and South Tyrol in the spotlight. Click for more information
Camerata Salzburg - Vivane Hagner - Gregory Ahss
from Monday, February 10, 2020 to Monday, February 10, 2020 --- The historic chamber orchestra of the Salzburg Mozarteum, flanked by Vivane Hagner's violin, will perform with a program that pays homage to three great Austrian composers. Click for more information
The legend of Morricone
from Friday, February 14, 2020 to Monday, February 24, 2020 --- 500 soundtracks, 70 million records sold worldwide, six nominations and two Academy Awards, three Grammys, four Golden Globes and a Golden Lion make Ennio Morricone a giant of music of all time. Click for more information
from Saturday, February 15, 2020 to Saturday, February 15, 2020 --- Allegorical floats, Masquerades, shows, acrobats, music, art and our "Spilli" will amaze you in a unique event in Italy and in the world. Click for more information
Madama Butterfly - Giacomo Puccini
from Thursday, February 20, 2020 to Thursday, February 27, 2020 --- Based on a libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica, Madama Butterflyis an opera in three acts that depicts the anxieties of the female soul. & nbsp; Click for more information
from Saturday, February 22, 2020 to Sunday, February 23, 2020 --- Show in French with Italian subtitles This play is an attempt to investigate our times, our values and perspectives as well as the underlying violence which proves overwhelming. Click for more information
Denis Matsuev
from Monday, February 24, 2020 to Monday, February 24, 2020 --- Star of the piano and UNESCO ambassador, cultural organizer and patron for young talents: the extraordinary Russian soloist Denis Matsuev returns to Bologna. Click for more information
Het land Nod
from Friday, February 28, 2020 to Sunday, March 1, 2020 --- FC Bergman drew inspiration from the majestic Rubens & rsquo; Gallery at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Antwerp to tell a gripping story about this museum gallery, its works, and above all the people. Click for more information
from Saturday, February 29, 2020 to Saturday, February 29, 2020 --- The show is an encounter between two worlds. Mimmo Cuticchio (winner of the lifetime achievement award at UBU Prize 2019) and Virgilio Sieni invent forms of interaction between body and puppet. Click for more information
Yuja Wang
from Friday, March 6, 2020 to Friday, March 6, 2020 --- Musica Insieme hosts the recital by the highly acclaimed Chinese performer Yuja Wang, protagonist of a brilliant career that has projected her in the most prestigious halls of the world. Click for more information
Sabine Meyer - Nils Mönkemeyer - William Youn
from Monday, March 23, 2020 to Monday, March 23, 2020 --- For the ensemble headed by clarinetist Sabine Meyer, with Nils M & ouml;nkemeyer on the viola and William Youn on the piano, a program that combines the famous "Kegelstatt Trio" with rare pages. Click for more information
from Thursday, March 26, 2020 to Sunday, March 29, 2020 --- Inspired from Giuseppe Montesano & rsquo;s novel, this melodrama was written for a group of actors, a choir and an orchestra and features Toni Servillo as the narrating voice. Click for more information
Angelo Branduardi
from Friday, March 27, 2020 to Friday, March 27, 2020 --- "Il cammino dell'anima (The journey of the soul)" is the title of & nbsp; Angelo Branduardi's new album, which will be released on 4th October. & nbsp; Click for more information
from Friday, March 27, 2020 to Saturday, March 28, 2020 --- From the novel Of this lying life by Giuseppe Montesano, the melologist Eternapoliby Fabio Vacchi is based on a score that is & ldquo;an immersion in Neapolitanism & rdquo;. Click for more information
L'elisir d'amore - Gaetano Donizetti
from Saturday, April 4, 2020 to Friday, April 10, 2020 --- In 1832, at the height of his career, Donizetti produces a playful drama that plays with conventions, libretto by Felice Romani. L & rsquo;elisir d & rsquo;amore takes advantage of the author & rsquo;s knowledge gained over the course of his career, in a balanced work between the comic, the sentimental and the metatheatrical. The playful vein of Donizetti, composed of fresh invention and popular cues, is used here in a plot based on love and misunderstanding. Click for more information
Viktoria Mullova - Misha Mullov-Abbado
from Monday, April 6, 2020 to Monday, April 6, 2020 --- Curiosity and a lot of fun for the program that will give life to the legendary violin of Viktoria Mullova, in an unprecedented string duo with Misha Mullov-Abbado's double bass. Click for more information
from Tuesday, April 7, 2020 to Tuesday, April 7, 2020 --- The new show by Mummenschanz, You & amp; Me, invites the spectator to escape from everyday life to take him/her on a 90-minute journey beyond the world that is known and beyond imagination. Click for more information
Roberto Bolle and friends
from Saturday, April 18, 2020 to Sunday, April 19, 2020 --- An unmissable opportunity to see on the same stage the & Eacute;toile of the two worlds & nbsp; Roberto Bolle & nbsp;together with & nbsp; international dance stars , a proper journey through the beauty and magic of this form of art. Click for more information
Les Paladins - Sandrine Piau - Jérome Correas
from Monday, April 20, 2020 to Monday, April 20, 2020 --- The famous French ensemble Les Paladins debuts in Bologna with a completely H & auml;ndelian program, with the aid of an extraordinary soloist like soprano Sandrine Piau. Click for more information
Giovanni Sollima
from Monday, May 4, 2020 to Monday, May 4, 2020 --- The new project by the Sicilian cellist and composer Giovanni Sollima trespasses geographical and temporal boundaries to offer us a single, great song of the world. Click for more information
Gil Shaham - Akira Eguchi
from Monday, May 11, 2020 to Monday, May 11, 2020 --- The famous soloist Gil Shaham returns to Bologna with a program that spans through centuries, from Bach's masterpieces to the charm of the Jewish tradition. Click for more information
La parola madre
from Tuesday, May 26, 2020 to Saturday, May 30, 2020 --- A multifaceted group of people will answer some questions about maternity through words, music and actions. Click for more information
Lucrezia Borgia - Gaetano Donizetti
from Tuesday, June 16, 2020 to Tuesday, June 23, 2020 --- & ldquo;Take the most hideous, most repulsive, most complete moral deformity, place it where it will be most apparent, in the heart of a woman [ & hellip;], and mingle with all of this moral deformity a pure sentiment, the purest that woman can experience, maternal feeling & rdquo;. & nbsp; Click for more information
La mano felice - A. Schönberg / Il castello del principe Barbablù - B. Bartòk
from Tuesday, July 7, 2020 to Sunday, July 12, 2020 --- The work The happy hand (Die gl & uuml;ckliche Hand, op. 18) is composed of a & nbsp;single act divided into four paintings, on a text written in 1909 by Sch & ouml;nberg himself. & nbsp; Click for more information
Porretta Soul Festival 33rd Year
from Thursday, July 23, 2020 to Sunday, July 26, 2020 --- The Porretta Soul Festival (PSF) gathers musicians from all across the United States for Europe & rsquo;s only event dedicated to celebrating & ldquo;old school & rdquo; soul music. Click for more information
Otello - Giuseppe Verdi
from Wednesday, November 11, 2020 to Wednesday, November 18, 2020 --- Othello, & nbsp;a lyrical drama & nbsp;in four acts staged for the first time in Milan on 5th February, 1887. Click for more information
La bohéme - Giacomo Puccini
from Saturday, December 12, 2020 to Saturday, December 12, 2020 --- With a glimpse on the life of the Parisian youth at the end of the nineteenth century, & nbsp;The boh & egrave;me by Giacomo Puccini & nbsp;made its debut at the Regio Theatre in Turin (Teatro Regio di Torino) on 1st February 1896 with the 29-year-old Arturo Toscanini on the podium. Click for more information