Events 2018-03-12T21:27:36+00:00

What’s Going On In Bologna?

Gran Ballo dell'Unità d'Italia
from Saturday, May 26, 2018 to Saturday, May 26, 2018 --- In Gioachino Rossini's "Salotto", one hundred twenty dancers of the association 8cento in historical costume, celebrate the Grand Ball of the Italy Unity, now in its XXII edition. Click for more information
Zeropanigale
from Sunday, May 27, 2018 to Sunday, May 27, 2018 --- Some guided visits to make people know the activities taking place in the zero kilometer agricultural district between Reno and Lavino river, along Via Olmetola, accompanied by the story of those who work there. Click for more information
Estragon - Next concerts
from Monday, May 28, 2018 to Tuesday, June 12, 2018 --- Next concerts scheduled at the Estragon Click for more information
OFBO - Poga - Lisiecki
from Monday, May 28, 2018 to Monday, May 28, 2018 --- At Manzoni Theatre the OFBO Orchestra Filarmonica di Bologna and the pianist & nbsp;Jan Lisiecki conducted by Andris Poga. Click for more information
Future Film Festival - XX edition
from Tuesday, May 29, 2018 to Sunday, June 3, 2018 --- Twentieth edition of the first and most important event in Italy dedicated to technologies applied to animation, cinema, videogames and new media. Click for more information
Il Giardino Armonico - Giovanni Antonini - Isabelle Faust
from Tuesday, May 29, 2018 to Tuesday, May 29, 2018 --- Isabelle Faust will be back to Bologna with Il Giardino Armonico, conducted by Giovanni Antonini. The concert is part of Bologna Festival 2018 - Grandi Interpreti. Click for more information
Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI - Myung-Whun Chung - Alexander Malofeev | CANCELLED
from Thursday, May 31, 2018 to Thursday, May 31, 2018 --- The Korean conductor Myung-Whun Chung will be back to Bologna with the RAI National Orchestra, one of our best symphonic formations. Within Bologna Festival 2018 - Grandi Interpreti Click for more information
Francis Bacon - Mutazioni
from Friday, June 1, 2018 to Sunday, September 16, 2018 --- About 70 artistic works by Francis Bacon on display at Palazzo Belloni: popes, crucifixions, lonely and crazy characters, erotic visions with lustful instincts. Click for more information
San Giacomo Festival - June 2018
from Saturday, June 2, 2018 to Friday, June 22, 2018 --- The appointments scheduled in June 2018 within San Giacomo Festival programme March - September 2018. Click for more information
Acqua in bocca!
from Wednesday, June 6, 2018 to Wednesday, June 6, 2018 --- An exciting walk with a surprise dinner to discover the "City of Water". Click for more information
Don Carlo
from Wednesday, June 6, 2018 to Thursday, June 14, 2018 --- The Opera Season 2018 continues in June with Don Carlo di Verdi in the new staging by Henning Brockhaus, with the conduction by Michele Mariotti, and important performers such as Roberto Aronica, Maria Jos & eacute; Siri, Veronica Simeoni and Luca Salsi. Click for more information
Notte Blu
from Wednesday, June 6, 2018 to Wednesday, June 6, 2018 --- The Blue Night is an event promoted by Consorzi Canali di Reno e Savena, aiming at enhancing the historical architectural heritage of Bologna & ldquo;city of water & rdquo;: thematic guided tours, labs for children, live music, bike tours and access to sites that are usually restricted. Click for more information
Big Fish
from Thursday, June 7, 2018 to Friday, June 8, 2018 --- Based on Daniel Wallace & rsquo;s novel, & ldquo;Big Fish: A Novel of Mythic Proportions & rdquo;, a powerful and magic musical telling about fathers, their sons and the stories we use to define our identity. Part of "A Summer Musical Festival" - 6th edition. Click for more information
Porretta delle Favole
from Thursday, June 7, 2018 to Sunday, June 10, 2018 --- Storytellers in the streets of the historic center of Porretta Terme, in the didactic chestnut park of Varano and in other magical places of the Tuscan-Emilian Apennines. A festival for kids and adults. Click for more information
Luca Zanoni - PELLE / Schegge di Mali
from Friday, June 8, 2018 to Friday, July 20, 2018 --- Sand, burns, rural scenarios, small details, impressions, whispers lost in the wind that turn into song... a multifaceted and very intimate journey in the Malian scenario. Click for more information
OFBO - Yoshida - Falco
from Monday, June 11, 2018 to Monday, June 11, 2018 --- At Manzoni Theatre the OFBO Orchestra Filarmonica di Bologna and the clarinetist & nbsp;Alessandro Falco conducted by Hirofumi Yoshida. Click for more information
Biografilm Festival 2018
from Thursday, June 14, 2018 to Thursday, June 21, 2018 --- Fourteenth edition of the film festival dedicated to new trends in the international documentary and fiction world. Click for more information
Arena Puccini
from Friday, June 15, 2018 to Friday, September 7, 2018 --- From mid-June to the beginning of September (dates of 2018 edition to be confirmed) the open-air cinema in the park of DLF proposes the best of the latest cinema season, as well as conversations with directors and actors. Click for more information
Grand Tour 2018
from Saturday, June 16, 2018 to Sunday, October 14, 2018 --- Three weekends (in June, September, and October) full of special initiatives to enhance the natural, cultural and enogastronomic heritage of the territories of the & nbsp;Bolognese Apennines, & nbsp; the Bolognese plain, and the Reggio Apennines. Click for more information
Zola Jazz & Wine
from Saturday, June 16, 2018 to Saturday, July 7, 2018 --- Jazz festival that combines good wine, breathtaking nature and the best musicians. Four picnics in the vineyards at sunset and one dancing night involving the five senses both of adults and children. Click for more information
Sotto le Stelle del Cinema 2018
from Monday, June 18, 2018 to Wednesday, August 15, 2018 --- Nights of great cinema in Piazza Maggiore & nbsp;from 18th June to 15th August , with the film program proposed by Cineteca di Bologna. Click for more information
Michele Mariotti | Maria José Siri - Francesco Meli
from Tuesday, June 19, 2018 to Tuesday, June 19, 2018 --- For the June date of the Symphony Concert Season 2018, the conductor Michele Mariotti, the soprano Maria Jos & eacute; Siri and the tenor Francesco Meli propose a programme with music by Rossini and Verdi. Click for more information
THAT'S IT!
from Friday, June 22, 2018 to Sunday, November 11, 2018 --- A & nbsp; collective exhibition featuring the works by over 50 artists born from 1980 onward, who work in Italy as they were born or trained here. Click for more information
Il Cinema Ritrovato 2018
from Saturday, June 23, 2018 to Sunday, July 1, 2018 --- 32nd edition of the festival gathering cinema lovers from all over the world. Nine days of films from morning to late night, which make Bologna a paradise for cinephiles. Click for more information
La Notte Celeste
from Saturday, June 23, 2018 to Saturday, June 23, 2018 --- An evening of shows, music and cuddles of thermal wellness at special prices, in order to share a magical moment of relax, at the spas of Castel San Pietro Terme. Click for more information
Varignana Music Festival 2018
from Friday, July 6, 2018 to Sunday, July 15, 2018 --- Fifth edition of the summer classical music event that each year welcomes some of the most acclaimed international musicians in a series of stimulating concerts Click for more information
West Side Story
from Wednesday, July 11, 2018 to Tuesday, July 17, 2018 --- In July for the Opera Season of Teatro Comunale, the Leonard Bernstein's musical that is considered one of his most famous and world celebrated titles. The event is part of "A Summer Musical Festival" - 6th edition. Click for more information
The valley of soul
from Tuesday, July 17, 2018 to Monday, July 30, 2018 --- On July 17 & ldquo;The Valley of soul & rdquo;, festival organized by the Unione Comuni Appennino bolognese in collaboration with the Porretta Soul Festival is ready to go with performances of internationally renowned artists. Click for more information
Porretta Soul Festival - 31st edition
from Thursday, July 19, 2018 to Sunday, July 22, 2018 --- The most prestigious European event entirely dedicated to rhythm & amp; blues and soul music, and mainly to the Memphis Sound, the music school of the great Otis Redding, to whom the festival is dedicated. Click for more information
Festival Internazionale del Folclore
from Saturday, July 28, 2018 to Sunday, July 29, 2018 --- International Folklore Festival in Imola and in its surroundings: performances, shows and traditions of faraway lands, to make people know and admire the many shades of folklore. Click for more information
San Giacomo Festival - September 2018
from Saturday, September 1, 2018 to Sunday, September 30, 2018 --- The appointments scheduled in September 2018 within San Giacomo Festival programme March - September 2018. Click for more information
Run Tune Up 2018
from Sunday, September 9, 2018 to Sunday, September 9, 2018 --- Seventeenth edition of the Bologna Half Marathon, an international sport event, full of entertainment, culture and fun. Click for more information
Youth Orchestra of Bahia - Ricardo Castro - Martha Argerich
from Tuesday, September 11, 2018 to Tuesday, September 11, 2018 --- Martha Argerich returns with an important reference of her repertoire, the Schumann Concerto, and with the Bahia Youth Orchestra, conducted by Ricardo Castro. Within Bologna Festival 2018 - Grandi Interpreti Click for more information
OMAGGIO A BERIO I - Luciano Berio. La traversata
from Thursday, September 13, 2018 to Thursday, September 13, 2018 --- Within Bologna Festival 2018 - Il Nuovo L'Antico - "Tribute to Berio", two conferences and three concerts about the research work of Luciano Berio, central figure of the twentieth century music. Click for more information
Peroni Race Weekend
from Friday, September 14, 2018 to Sunday, September 16, 2018 --- A weekend rich in competitions at the Enzo e Dino Ferrari Racetrack in Imola. Click for more information
ITINERARI VOCALI I - "Gli umori di Orlando di Lasso" - Odhecaton, Paolo Da Col
from Tuesday, September 18, 2018 to Tuesday, September 18, 2018 --- Within Bologna Festival 2018 - Il Nuovo L'Antico - "Itinerari Vocali", five concerts dedicated to vocal literature from the Middle Ages to the end of the nineteenth century. Click for more information
FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship 2018
from Friday, September 21, 2018 to Sunday, September 23, 2018 --- A great sports event in Bologna, at PalaDozza. The best teams in the world ready to triumph in the finals. Click for more information
OMAGGIO A BERIO II - "C'è musica e musica"
from Monday, September 24, 2018 to Monday, September 24, 2018 --- Within Bologna Festival 2018 - Il Nuovo L'Antico - "Tribute to Berio", two conferences and three concerts about the research work of Luciano Berio, central figure of the twentieth century music. Click for more information
OMAGGIO A BERIO III - Quartetto Prometeo - Mattia Petrilli, flute
from Monday, September 24, 2018 to Monday, September 24, 2018 --- Within Bologna Festival 2018 - Il Nuovo L'Antico - "Tribute to Berio", a concert dedicated to Luciano Berio, central figure of the twentieth century music. Click for more information
HIROSHIGE. Oltre l’onda
from Friday, September 28, 2018 to Sunday, February 10, 2019 --- At the Bologna Archaeological Museum, the exhibition dedicated to Utagawa Hiroshige, one of the most famous Japanese artist in the mid-1800s: about 220 works coming from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and for the first time in Italy. Click for more information
ITINERARI VOCALI II - "Charlemagne, real and imaginary" - La Reverdie
from Friday, September 28, 2018 to Friday, September 28, 2018 --- Within Bologna Festival 2018 - Il Nuovo L'Antico - "Itinerari Vocali", five concerts dedicated to vocal literature from the Middle Ages to the end of the nineteenth century. Click for more information
OMAGGIO A BERIO IV - Alberto Miodini, Pierpaolo Maurizzi, Danilo Grassi, Paolo Nocentini
from Tuesday, October 2, 2018 to Tuesday, October 2, 2018 --- Within Bologna Festival 2018 - Il Nuovo L'Antico - "Tribute to Berio", a concert dedicated to Luciano Berio with music by Berio, Debussy, Schumann, Stravinskij Click for more information
ITINERARI VOCALI III - "Di sangue asperso" - Monica Piccinini, Simone Vallerotonda
from Tuesday, October 9, 2018 to Tuesday, October 9, 2018 --- Within Bologna Festival 2018 - Il Nuovo L'Antico - "Itinerari Vocali", five concerts dedicated to vocal literature from the Middle Ages to the end of the nineteenth century. Click for more information
Kraanerg
from Wednesday, October 10, 2018 to Saturday, October 13, 2018 --- The dance season 2018 of Teatro Comunale continues in October with & nbsp;Kraanerg by Iannis Xenakis. & nbsp;Conductor & nbsp;Yoichi Sugiyama with the choreography and direction by & nbsp;Luca Veggetti. Click for more information
Festival Strings Lucerne - Alban Gerhardt - Daniel Dodds
from Monday, October 15, 2018 to Monday, October 15, 2018 --- Musica Insieme Concert Season inaugurates with the debut of one of the most interesting cellists of the contemporary scene, Alban Gerhardt, side by side with the excellent strings from Lucerne. Click for more information
ITINERARI VOCALI IV - La Stagione Armonica, Sergio Balestracci
from Tuesday, October 16, 2018 to Tuesday, October 16, 2018 --- Within Bologna Festival 2018 - Il Nuovo L'Antico - "Itinerari Vocali", five concerts dedicated to vocal literature from the Middle Ages to the end of the nineteenth century. Click for more information
Orchestra of the 18th Century - Cappella Amsterdam - Marcus Creed
from Friday, October 19, 2018 to Friday, October 19, 2018 --- The Orchestra of the 18th Century in Amsterdam, conducted by Marcus Creed, performs "The seasons" by Haydn. The concert is part of Bologna Festival 2018 - Grandi Interpreti Click for more information
ITINERARI VOCALI V - "Rediscovered Choir Music" - Coro del Teatro Comunale di Bologna, Andrea Faidutti, Stefano Malferrari
from Thursday, October 25, 2018 to Thursday, October 25, 2018 --- Within Bologna Festival 2018 - Il Nuovo L'Antico - "Itinerari Vocali", five concerts dedicated to vocal literature from the Middle Ages to the end of the nineteenth century. Click for more information
Daníel Bjarnason - David Geringas
from Saturday, October 27, 2018 to Saturday, October 27, 2018 --- The concert season 2018 of Teatro Comunale continues in October with Dan & iacute;el Bjarnason proposing his composition for choir, chorus of white voices and orchestra, flanked by two works by Silvia Colasanti, played by cellist David Geringas. Click for more information
Daniil Trifonov
from Monday, October 29, 2018 to Monday, October 29, 2018 --- & ldquo;Transcendental & rdquo; is the name of his latest record. It also describes the pianism of Daniil Trifonov, one of the most exciting under 30 talents who will debut at Musica Insieme with a charming programme. Click for more information