Events

What’s Going On In Bologna?

Michele Mariotti - 2017 Play. Concerts
from Friday, April 28, 2017 to Friday, April 28, 2017 --- The conductor Michele Mariotti in a concert with music by Webern, Schubert, Mendelssohn. The event is part of the symphony concert season 2017.
Nek
from Saturday, April 29, 2017 to Saturday, April 29, 2017 --- By popular demand Filippo Nek Neviani will be at Teatro EuropAuditorium di Bologna with "Unici in Tour"
Kelemen Quartet
from Tuesday, May 2, 2017 to Tuesday, May 2, 2017 --- A quartet capable of taking on the most difficult pages of the repertoire for violins, viola and cello. Music by Haydn, Schubert, Schumann and Bartók.  The concert is part of the 30th season of "I Concerti di Musica Insieme".
Sacha Rattle - Zeynep Özsuca
from Wednesday, May 3, 2017 to Wednesday, May 3, 2017 --- The concert is part of the programme "Talenti" of Bologna Festival 2017: Sacha Rattle clarinet and Zeynep Özsuca piano.
Luzerner Sinfonieorchester - Carydis - Quasthoff - Reiss
from Friday, May 5, 2017 to Friday, May 5, 2017 --- Luzerner Sinfonieorchester conducted by Constantinos Carydis. Narrator Thomas Quasthoff. Soprano Chen Reiss. As part of the programme Bologna Festival 2017 - Grandi Interpreti.
40 anni che TI AMO
from Friday, May 5, 2017 to Friday, May 5, 2017 --- Umberto Tozzi in concert at Teatro Duse where he will celebrate “Ti Amo”, his biggest hit with other famous songs
Pinocchio - Il musical
from Friday, May 5, 2017 to Sunday, May 7, 2017 --- A musical that enchants the children but also touches and entertains audiences of all ages.
L’elefantino
from Saturday, May 6, 2017 to Sunday, May 7, 2017 --- Bubu is the only boy in his family and his sisters are too young to look after the house. So his mummy and daddy have given him the task of washing all the family’s socks. It’s a boring job, and Bubu, during the washing, tells a story to himself.
Future Film Festival 2017
from Tuesday, May 2, 2017 to Sunday, May 7, 2017 --- The 19th Future Film Festival attempts to bring unpublished works and internationally known artists to Italy. Premiere, short films, TV and Web series, workshop and masterclass.
Ron - La forza di dire sì
from Monday, May 8, 2017 to Monday, May 8, 2017 --- RON with "L'ottava meraviglia", during his tour " La forza di dire sì " will arrive on 8th May at Teatro Il Celebrazioni di Bologna.
FTCB - Hirofumi Yoshida - Daniel Lozakovich
from Monday, May 8, 2017 to Monday, May 8, 2017 --- The young violinist Daniel Lozakovic and the orchestra Filarmonica del Teatro Comunale di Bologna conducted by Hirofumi Yoshida.
Artigiani del Vino 2017
from Sunday, May 7, 2017 to Monday, May 8, 2017 --- A fair of wine tasting dedicated to the Italian, French and Slovenian artisanal producers of organic, bio-dynamic and natural wines.
Arcadi Volodos
from Tuesday, May 9, 2017 to Tuesday, May 9, 2017 --- The famous Russian  pianist in a concert with music by Schumann,  Schubert and Brahms . Part of the programme Bologna Festival 2017 - Grandi Interpreti.
Patti Smith - Grateful
from Friday, May 12, 2017 to Friday, May 12, 2017 --- A concert to express her sense of gratitude to Italy. The rock poetess is accompanied on stage by her sons and the bassist, guitarist, and music director Tony Shanahan.
La democrazia in America
from Thursday, May 11, 2017 to Friday, May 12, 2017 --- Romeo Castellucci, leading figure of the international scene, honored with numerous awards, including the Golden Lion of the Venice's Biennale, faces a current theme.
Experiment IV
from Wednesday, May 10, 2017 to Friday, May 12, 2017 --- 3 days of contemporary dance
All Shook Up
from Friday, May 12, 2017 to Saturday, May 13, 2017 --- "All Shook Up" is a new musical comedy built around many of Elvis Presley's famous songs.
StraBologna 2017
from Saturday, May 13, 2017 to Sunday, May 14, 2017 --- In May Bologna is going to live a festival dedicated to wellness and fun with Strabologna (38th edition)
Sette spose per sette fratelli
from Friday, May 12, 2017 to Sunday, May 14, 2017 --- Seven Brides for Seven Brothers: musical adapted from the MGM film by Stephen Vincent Benet
Grigory Sokolov
from Monday, May 15, 2017 to Monday, May 15, 2017 --- Fine and accurate interpreter, musician with a measured and contagious sensitivity, the Russian pianist presents a programme with music by Mozart and Beethoven. The concert is part of the 30th season of "I Concerti di Musica Insieme".
65th Doctor Dixie Jazz Band
from Monday, May 15, 2017 to Monday, May 15, 2017 --- On Monday, May 15th at Teatro Il Celebrazioni in Bologna a great celebrating concert for the 65 years of the " Doctor Dixie Jazz Band", the  "oldest in the world" group of amateur musicians.
Kiss - European Tour
from Tuesday, May 16, 2017 to Tuesday, May 16, 2017 --- Back in Italy the KISS, the America band that has earned more gold records of all time
Theresia Youth Orchestra - Chiara Banchini
from Wednesday, May 17, 2017 to Wednesday, May 17, 2017 --- Chiara Banchini conducts the Theresia Youth Orchestra composed by musicians under 30. Music by Haydn and Boccherini. Part of the programme Bologna Festival 2017 - Grandi Interpreti.
Elena Nefedova
from Friday, May 19, 2017 to Friday, May 19, 2017 --- The concert is part of the programme "Talenti" of Bologna Festival 2017: Elena Nefedova piano.
The Color Run Bologna
from Saturday, May 20, 2017 to Saturday, May 20, 2017 --- THE COLOR RUN™ is a fun and not competititve race on a 5-kilometer track, that takes place in a context full of colors and music.
Diverdeinverde
from Friday, May 19, 2017 to Sunday, May 21, 2017 --- This three-day event shows off the garden side of Bologna in the city centre and the surrounding hillsides.
Uto Ughi and Bruno Canino - Concert in favour of ANT
from Tuesday, May 23, 2017 to Tuesday, May 23, 2017 --- For the solidarity concerts of Bologna Festival 2017, an event in favour of ANT with Uto Ughi and Bruno Canino.
Peter Grimes
from Thursday, May 18, 2017 to Wednesday, May 24, 2017 --- Opera in three acts by Benjamin Britten, based on George Crabbe's poem "The Borough". Libretto by Montgu Slater. Conductor Juraj Valčuha, director Cesare Lievi. The event is part of the opera season 2017 of Teatro Comunale.
Ermal Meta | Vietato Morire
from Thursday, May 25, 2017 to Thursday, May 25, 2017 --- On May 25th, "Vietato Morire" tour by Ermal Meta is coming at Teatro Duse di Bologna.
Musica in San Colombano - May Concert
from Thursday, May 25, 2017 to Saturday, May 27, 2017 --- Seventh edition of the concert programme which intends first of all to make people appreciate the fascinating sound of the ancient music instruments preserved in San Colombano.
Frédéric Chaslin, Enrico Bronzi - 2017 Play. Concerts
from Saturday, May 27, 2017 to Saturday, May 27, 2017 --- At Manzoni the conductor Frédéric Chaslin and the cellist Enrico Bronzi, for the Symphony concert season 2017 of Teatro Comunale. Music by Dvorak and Berlioz.
Fiorella Mannoia
from Tuesday, May 2, 2017 to Saturday, May 27, 2017 --- Back to Teatro EuropAuditorium Fiorella Mannoia on May 2nd and 27th, after the sold out of December 5th with her "Combattente il tour".
IT.A.CÀ Migranti e Viaggiatori
from Friday, May 19, 2017 to Sunday, May 28, 2017 --- 2017, International Year of Sustainable Tourism as declared by the ONU, opens the door to IT.A.CÀ Migrants and Travelers, the first and only Italian festival of responsible tourism: 10 Cities in Italy from May to October.
Green Asparagus Festival
from Thursday, May 18, 2017 to Monday, May 29, 2017 --- In the village of Altedo, not far from Bologna, the exquisite locally grown green asparagus is the main ingredient for both traditional and creative recipes.
Seong-Jin Cho
from Tuesday, May 30, 2017 to Tuesday, May 30, 2017 --- The Korean pianist performs Chopin's four Ballades, Images by Debussy and  Sonata K.332 by Mozart. Part of the programme Bologna Festival 2017 - Grandi Interpreti.
Bravo Caffé - Live concerts in May
from Tuesday, May 2, 2017 to Tuesday, May 30, 2017 --- Jazz, funk, soul, gospel, rock... High quality live music and entertainment!
AngelicA 27
from Thursday, May 4, 2017 to Wednesday, May 31, 2017 --- Twenty-seventh edition of  the International Music Festival featuring a rich programme of events dedicated to contemporary and research music.
Crazy for you
from Friday, June 9, 2017 to Saturday, June 10, 2017 --- Within the programme "A Summer Musical Festival - V edizione" - “Crazy for you” the musical by George Gershwin.
FTCB - Mischa Damev - Mischa Maisky
from Thursday, June 15, 2017 to Thursday, June 15, 2017 --- Concert in memory of M° Georges Prêtre. At Manzoni the cellist Mischa Maisky and the Filarmonica del Teatro Comunale di Bologna, conducted by  Mischa Damev.
Biografilm Festival 2017
from Friday, June 9, 2017 to Monday, June 19, 2017 --- 13th edition of the Festival bringing to Italy the best of international biographical and documentary cinema, with a rich programme devoted to life stories.
Tiziano Ferro - Tour 2017
from Saturday, June 24, 2017 to Saturday, June 24, 2017 --- New tour of Tiziano Ferro stopping in the stadiums of many Italian cities.
Musica in San Colombano - June Concert
from Saturday, June 24, 2017 to Sunday, June 25, 2017 --- Seventh edition of the concert programme which intends first of all to make people appreciate the fascinating sound of the ancient music instruments preserved in San Colombano.
Lucia di Lammermoor
from Friday, June 16, 2017 to Sunday, June 25, 2017 --- Opera in three acts by Gaetano Donizetti. Libretto by Salvadore Cammaran. New production of Teatro Comunale di Bologna. Conductor Michele Mariotti, director Lorenzo Mariani. The event is part of the Opera season 2017.
Michele Mariotti, Beatrice Rana - 2017 Play. Concerts
from Wednesday, June 28, 2017 to Wednesday, June 28, 2017 --- The conductor Michele Mariotti and the pianist Beatrice Rana in a concert with music by Čajkovskij. The event is part of the symphony concert season 2017.
Depeche Mode - Global Spirit Tour
from Thursday, June 29, 2017 to Thursday, June 29, 2017 --- Bologna  is the last of the three Italian dates of the Depeche Mode “Global Spirit Tour” whichi is going to stop in 21 countries across Europe, fisrt, and continuing then in North and South America.
Il Cinema Ritrovato 2017
from Saturday, June 24, 2017 to Sunday, July 2, 2017 --- Bologna becomes the international capital of cinema during "Il Cinema Ritrovato", at its 31st edition this year: 500 films from the origin of the cinema to the new restorations.
A Summer Musical Festival
from Friday, May 12, 2017 to Sunday, July 2, 2017 --- "A Summer Musical Festival" is the first Festival entirely dedicated to the Musical Theatre.
La Traviata
from Tuesday, July 11, 2017 to Saturday, July 15, 2017 --- Opera by Verdi, based on "La dame aux camélias" (Camille) by Alexandre Dumas. Conductor Hirofumi Yoshida. Director Alfonso Antoniozzi. The event is part of the Opera season 2017.
Collegium Vocale Gent - Philippe Herreweghe
from Thursday, October 26, 2017 to Thursday, October 26, 2017 --- a concert with Collegium Vocale Gent cunducted by  Philippe Herreweghe, performing the Vespro della Beata Vergine by Monteverdi. As part of the programme Bologna Festival 2017 - Grandi Interpreti and Il Nuovo l'Antico.
Luciano Ligabue - Made in Italy Palasport 2017
from Friday, October 27, 2017 to Saturday, October 28, 2017 --- After the release of his latest album, the Italian singer Luciano Ligabue is now touring in Italy with “Made in Italy – Palasport 2017”.