Category Archives: Events

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.

Villa Fiorentino

Villa Fiorentino Sorrento

Villa Fiorentino

We are awaiting the official programme of events for 2017 but here is a brief outline.
Full details will be published as soon as become available.

March to April
Retrospective of Italian contemporary artists and young artists from Sorrento

Exhibition of paintings by Francesco Filosa from Castellemmare di Stabia (1910-1990).
More details here

May to November
Italian sculpture
Paintings by Marc Chagall

June to September
Music and entertainment in the gardens of Villa Fiorentino
Food and wine events
Italian fashion

Pompeii Theatrum Mundi

Pompeii Theatrum Mundi 2017

Pompeii Theatrum Mundi

Four Greek tradegies from the three grand masters of ancient Greek tragedy, Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides, will be presented on the stage of Pompeii’s Greek-style outdoor auditorium. A unique opportunity to experience performances that may have been seen by Pompeiians, nearly two thousand years ago..

Name of plays and dates.

Orestea 22 and 25 June
Prometeo 30 June and 2 July
Antigone 5 and 6 July
Baccanti 14 and 16 July

Tickets: 30 euros