Events

What’s Going On In Bologna?

Concert of "2 Agosto"
from Wednesday, August 2, 2017 to Wednesday, August 2, 2017 --- Final concert of the International composing competition "2 Agosto" , which closes the celebrations for the Anniversary of the massacre at Bologna Railway Station (2 August 1980).
L'Eco della Musica 2017
from Friday, August 11, 2017 to Sunday, August 13, 2017 --- For the first time “L’Eco della Musica” moves on the “Via degli Dei” route: the music events together with the wonderful landscape will make this trekking an unforgettable experience.
Savena insolito in scena
from Saturday, July 29, 2017 to Tuesday, August 22, 2017 --- Theater, music, sound installations and figure theater will occupy some unusual spaces.
Atti Sonori Estate 2017
from Tuesday, August 1, 2017 to Sunday, August 27, 2017 --- In the courtyard of Piccolo Teatro del Baraccano a festival of theatre and music curated by Associazione Culturale Perséphone.
Impressioni di Settembre
from Friday, September 1, 2017 to Saturday, September 2, 2017 --- Two days dedicated to songwriter music, in the magical and traditional scenario of the Rufus Thomas Park in Porretta Terme born to welcome theatrical and music performances.
Zumpappà - Trilli e Frulloni al Dancing Cavaticcio
from Thursday, August 24, 2017 to Sunday, September 3, 2017 --- Ten days dedicated to the dances of the Emilia-Romagna tradition through a contemporary reinterpretation.
Danza Urbana 2017
from Tuesday, September 5, 2017 to Saturday, September 9, 2017 --- 21st edition of the International Urban Dance Festival dedicated to contemporary dancing in urban environment, organized by Associazione Danza Urbana.
Jewish Jazz 2017
from Wednesday, September 6, 2017 to Wednesday, September 13, 2017 --- In the courtyard of the Bologna Jewish Museum, three appointments to explore the connection between music and images in the Jewish universe.
International Water Festival
from Thursday, September 14, 2017 to Sunday, September 17, 2017 --- Water wonders: environment, economics, history, arts and entertainment.
La Nona (dal caos, il corpo)
from Thursday, September 28, 2017 to Saturday, September 30, 2017 --- For the Dance season 2017 of Teatro Comunale, a ballet staged by Compagnia Zappalà Danza, based on the music of Beethoven's Symphony n. 9.
Nikolaj Znaider - 2017 Play. Concerts
from Saturday, October 7, 2017 to Saturday, October 7, 2017 --- The conductor Nikolaj Znaider in a concert with music by  Messiaen, Mendelssohn-Bartholdy. The event is part of the symphony concert season 2017.
Stanislav Kochanovsky - 2017 Play. Concerts
from Thursday, October 12, 2017 to Thursday, October 12, 2017 --- The conductor Stanislav Kochanovsky in a concert with music by Fauré, Ravel, Čaikovskij. The event is part of the symphony concert 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”.
Aida
from Sunday, November 12, 2017 to Wednesday, November 22, 2017 --- Opera by Verdi, libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni, based on the original subject by the French archaeologist Auguste Mariette. Part of the Opera season 2017 of Teatro Comunale.
Aziz Shokhakimov, Giuseppe Albanese - 2017 Play. Concerts
from Saturday, November 25, 2017 to Saturday, November 25, 2017 --- The conductor Aziz Shokhakimov with the pianist Giuseppe Albanese. Music by Lizst, Ravel, Franck. Part of the symphony concert season 2017.
Michele Mariotti - 2017 Play. Concerts
from Thursday, November 30, 2017 to Thursday, November 30, 2017 --- At Manzoni the conductor Michele Mariotti closes the Symphony concert season 2017 of Teatro Comunale. Music by Shubert and Bartok.
Tosca
from Friday, December 15, 2017 to Saturday, December 23, 2017 --- Opera in three acts by di Giacomo Puccini,  libretto by Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica.  Part of the Opera season 2017 of Teatro Comunale.
Nel segno di Manara. Antologica di Milo Manara
from Friday, September 22, 2017 to Sunday, January 21, 2018 --- Seven sections of 130 artworks, which are tribute to one of the best-known and worldwide valued Italian contemporary authors.
REVOLUTIJA. Da Chagall a Malevich, da Repin a Kandinsky
from Friday, December 15, 2017 to Sunday, May 13, 2018 --- At MAMbo on show about 70 works, real masterpieces from the State Russian Museum of St. Petersburg, to traces the styles and the development of the early 1900s Russian avantgards.