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Simon Boccanegra

Simon Boccanegra Opera Naples

Simon Boccanegra

A wonderful opportunity to see Giuseppe Verdi’s Simon Boccanegra in the magnificent San Carlo Opera House in Naples.

Saturday 7 October
Sunday 8 October 2017
Tuesday 10 October 2017
Wednesday 11 October 2017
Thursday 12 October 2017
Friday 13 October 2017
Saturday 14 October 2017

See full programme and book tickets at the official website.

The San Carlo Opera House has a seasonal programme of opera, ballet and concerts.Watch this video to get a flavour of what you could enjoy during your visit.

Sorrento Summertime

Summertime 2017

Sorrento Summertime 2017

A full programme events taking place throughout the Summer at the beautiful Villa Fiorentino.

02 July. Ritornanti recital da “Spiritilli, Rondò, Cartesiana”
5/9 July Lemon Jazz
14 July. Canta Napoli Opera, Pulcinella and Neapolitan songs
16 July. Suonno d’ajere in concerto
21 July. Canta Napoli Opera, Pulcinella and Neapolitan songs
23 July. Viviani a colori. Theater of Tradition
25 July. Non ti scordar di me Sorrento Ensemble in Music
28 July. Canta Napoli Opera, Pulcinella and Neapolitan songs
30 July. Gatos do Mar La Zattera Live

01 Aug. Passione Napoletana Sorrento Ensemble in Musica
04 Aug. Canta Napoli Opera, Pulcinella and Neapolitan songs
06 Aug. Play Duett con Lino Musella e Tonino Taiuti
11 Aug. Canta Napoli Opera, Pulcinella and Neapolitan songs
13 Aug. Lino Volpe Napoletane Storie, vicoli e canzoni
18 Aug. Canta Napoli Opera, Pulcinella and Neapolitan songs
20 Aug. M Colasurdo & P Vesuvius in Antichi Mestieri E Tammorre
25 Aug. Canta Napoli Opera, Pulcinella and Neapolitan songs
27 Aug. L’incanto, la poesia e la musica

01 Sept. Canta Napoli Opera, Pulcinella and Neapolitan songs
03 Sept. Metti una sera con… Risate da numeri uno
08 Sept. Canta Napoli Opera, Pulcinella and Neapolitan songs
10 Sept. Mister Volare Omaggio a Domenico Modugno
15 Sept. Canta Napoli Opera, Pulcinella and Neapolitan songs
17 Sept. Il Bellavista Tarantella nel Castello Putipù Tour
22 Sept. Canta Napoli Opera, Pulcinella and Neapolitan songs
24 Sept. Soul Six Vocal Group Sacro Profano Live Tour

For more information and reservations contact:
Fondazione Sorrento +39 081 878 22 84

La Mortella Garden Concerts

William Walton Concerts Ischia

La Mortella Garden Concerts.

In Spring and in Autumn the chamber music recitals are held on Saturdays and Sundays in the indoor Recital Hall

In Summer, June to August, the Festival of Youth Orchestras with symphonic concerts are held every Thursday evening in the Greek Theatre. These concerts are always performed by young musicians (maximum age 32), following the express wishes of William Walton that La Mortella should help young talented musicians to spread their wings.

View the programme here.

Francesco Filosa

Francesco Filosa Exhibition Sorrento

Francesco Filosa Exhibition

This exhibition at Villa Fiorentina presents a collection of the best works of the master Francesco Filosa from Castellemmare di Stabia (1910-1990), some of which have never been exhibited to the public.

The layout of the exhibits takes visitors through the landscapes of the Sorrento peninsula painted by the artist. These include Castellammare, the birthplace of the painter, Sorrento, Vico Equense, Seiano, Meta, Piano di Sorrento and Sant’Agnello.

From March 4 – April 2
Every Day: 10.00 – 13.00, 16.00 – 19.30
Entry is free.

You can also view a range of the artist’s work on this website dedicated to him.

Sorrento Opera Festival

Sorrento Opera Festival 2017

Sorrento Opera Festival

A wonderful opportunity to hear soprano and tenor voices singing some of the great Italian Opera and Neapolitan Songs in the beautiful Correale Museum. A true musical experience in unique surroundings.

The Three Tenors – Opera Arias, Naples and Songs
Inspired by the popular performance of L. Pavarotti, P. Domingo and J. Carreras, The Three Tenors – Opera arias, Naples and Songs is an unmissable voyage in the Italian songs history with the powerful male voices of The Three Tenors. A concert full of emotions, romanticism and funny moments.
From April 15 – Tues, Wed and Saturday – Starts at 9.00 pm

For more details and booking click here.