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

What’s Going On In Bologna?

Dancin'Bo
from Friday, December 27, 2019 to Sunday, January 5, 2020 --- From 27th December 2019 to 5th January 2020, Dancin & rsquo;BO returns on stage: the event that makes & nbsp;young and old people & nbsp;dance along the streets of the city, between the arcades and the buildings. Click for more information
Lightin'Bo
from Friday, December 27, 2019 to Wednesday, January 1, 2020 --- Experience the festival among the arcades and squares of Bologna and admire its buildings under a different light. Click for more information
Cinderella
from Saturday, December 28, 2019 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019 --- This exclusive version created by Giorgio Madia for the Ballet of Milan has been performed with great success since 2011. & nbsp; Click for more information
The Sleeping Beauty
from Sunday, December 15, 2019 to Sunday, December 15, 2019 --- A masterpiece of classical ballet, a new adaptation of Sleeping Beauty for children. All on the stage! Dancers, orchestra and actors for a true spell. Click for more information
Open Day of Taste, Christmas flavors and atmospheres
from Sunday, December 15, 2019 to Sunday, December 15, 2019 --- On Sunday 15 December, Villa Smeraldi and the Museum of rural civilization will host exhibitions, workshops, tastings, music and the traditional producers' market. = Click for more information
New year's eve in Bologna's spa
from Tuesday, December 31, 2019 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019 --- Extraordinary night opening of the spas for a New year's eve in the name of thermal wellness. Click for more information
New Year's Eve in Alto Reno Terme
from Tuesday, December 31, 2019 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019 --- Along with Christmas markets, New Year's Eve will be a musical on-stage event taking place in Piazza Vittorio Veneto, in the center of Porretta Terme. Click for more information
The last sunset of the year
from Tuesday, December 31, 2019 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019 --- An easy walk between the sweets and panoramic hills of Zola Predosa, until the last sunset of 2019. At the end, guided tasting of some Colli Bolognesi DOC wines. 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
Eternapoli
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
The Harlem Spirit of Gospel Choir
from Thursday, December 19, 2019 to Thursday, December 19, 2019 --- The fans of gospel in rapture with Anthony Morgan and his Harlem Spirit of Gospel Choir, in an evening to spend with family and friends, lulled by the enthralling rhythms of the number one gospel in the world, the original, directly from Harlem - New York. Click for more information
The Nutcracker
from Friday, December 20, 2019 to Friday, December 20, 2019 --- The Sofia Festival Ballet was established at the beginning of the last decade with the mission of preserving and spreading the tradition of Bulgarian ballet, which summarises the academic rigour of the Russian school with the more loose and expressive German tradition. Click for more information
Alice
from Thursday, December 12, 2019 to Sunday, December 15, 2019 --- It is not surprising that Moses Pendleton's latest MOMIX creation was inspired by Alice in Wonderland. Click for more information
The people of Monte Bibele: migrations without borders
from Saturday, December 14, 2019 to Saturday, December 21, 2019 --- Two events to explore the history and archeology of the Idice Valley through guided tours with archaeologists and conferences. Click for more information
Swan Lake at Duse
from Wednesday, December 18, 2019 to Wednesday, December 18, 2019 --- Considered the silhouette of the nineteenth-century classical ballets, "Swan Lake" is a story of love, betrayal and triumph of good over the evil. Click for more information
KRAKATOA Archive Works - Session 1
from Wednesday, December 18, 2019 to Wednesday, December 18, 2019 --- Xing presents at Raum KRAKATOA Archive Works - Session 1, an immersive live cinema performance by the film-maker Carlos Casas, joined by the percussionist and sound artist Enrico Malatesta. Click for more information
Live Music with Osteria del Mandolino
from Saturday, December 21, 2019 to Saturday, December 21, 2019 --- Osteria del Mandolino combines ocarina, clarinet, guitar and double bass. Music, dance and a toast to wish you a merry Christmas. Click for more information
Sunset of the winter solstice
from Saturday, December 21, 2019 to Saturday, December 21, 2019 --- An excursion on the wild trails of the Contrafforte Pliocenico Reserve, accompanied by poems, readings and flute music of Native Americans. Click for more information
The Nutcracker at Duse
from Monday, December 30, 2019 to Monday, December 30, 2019 --- The Nutcracker, the magnificent Christmas ballet, will be represented here by the acclaimed and prestigious Russian Classical Ballet company, composed of a star cast of Russian ballet. Click for more information
Torchlight procession of ski instructors of Corno alle Scale
from Tuesday, December 31, 2019 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019 --- Like every year on December 31st at the 5:30 p.m. the ski instructors of Corno alle Scale organize a torchlight procession on the ski slopes. Click for more information
The last sunset of the year
from Tuesday, December 31, 2019 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019 --- Excursion on the first hills with a toast in front of the sunset at the end, a stone's throw from Bologna, with a beautiful view over the city, below us. Click for more information
Selena, enchanting moon
from Tuesday, December 31, 2019 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019 --- Celebrate New Year's eve at Imola Fortress: multimedia show, dj set and fireworks show. Click for more information
Tap Factory
from Tuesday, December 31, 2019 to Tuesday, December 31, 2019 --- World widely acclaimed, this extraordinary show will make you dream and have the best time to the rhythm of tap dance. Click for more information
Tilt
from Tuesday, December 31, 2019 to Monday, January 6, 2020 --- After the success of Alis, praised by over 175,000 spectators, LE CIRQUE WORLD'S TOP PERFORMERS, the company formed by the best artists of the nouveau cirque and coming from the & nbsp; Cirque du Soleil , presents a completely novel and unprecedented show, Tilt. Click for more information
New Year's Concert
from Wednesday, January 1, 2020 to Wednesday, January 1, 2020 --- The Bologna Philharmonic Orchestra (OFBO), as usual, celebrates the start of the new year in an effervescent way with a rich selection of dancing pieces linked to the New Year's tradition. Click for more information
Fire in the Night
from Sunday, January 5, 2020 to Sunday, January 19, 2020 --- Fire in the town of San Matteo Decima (BO) in the evening of 5/6/19 January 2020. Click for more information
West-Eastern Divan Ensemble - Michael Barenboim
from Monday, January 13, 2020 to Monday, January 13, 2020 --- For the first time in Bologna, the ensemble founded by Daniel Barenboim and Edward Said to bring to the world a message of fraternity, precisely through the subtle art of listening. 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
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
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
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
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
Architecture
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
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
Eternapoli
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
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
YOU & ME
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