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United Kingdom – Presentation of the Festival Verdi 2017

A plunge into Giuseppe Verdi’s music and world. In London on 23rd March
United Kingdom – Presentation of the Festival Verdi 2017

STIFFELIO - image by Cantadori Design Office

The international promotion of the Festival Verdi and Verdi’s places is going on.

Festival Verdi is the only festival exclusively devoted to studying and staging the works by Giuseppe Verdi.
The 2017 edition presents 4 new productions, 4 commissions on debut, 22 events spread with more than 100 scheduled sessions in 25 days.

"Jérusalem", "La traviata", "Stiffelio", "Falstaff", "Messa da Requiem" are the main shows of the Festival which takes place in Parma and Busseto from September 28th to October 22nd 2017.
This year the event is dedicated to Arturo Toscanini, on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of his birth.

Opera tour packages have been created to attract music lovers to Festival Verdi and to the region, customized tours with the opportunity to experience 4 operas in the same week, to combine culture, music, art and food, to discover everything about Verdi and his land -Parma, Busseto, Roncole Verdi and Sant’Agata.

The international promotional meetings have been organized thanks to the co-operation of the Cultural Department of Emilia-Romagna Region, the Teatro Regio di Parma, the Emilia-Romagna tourist board, tour operator partner Parma Incoming and ENIT, the Italian National Tourist Board.

After Wien, Basel, New York, Toronto, Chicago, Munich, Zurich, Stockholm, the Festival Verdi is presented in London at the Italian Cultural Institute on the 23rd of March, at 5:30pm.

M° Graham Vick, who will be in Parma for the first time to direct “Stiffelio”, will talk about his work and the Teatro Regio General Director Anna Maria Meo will present Festival Verdi 2017 highlights accompanied by arie verdiane.

The next meeting with Festival Verdi will be on 27th March at the Italian Embassy in Berlin.


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Pubblicato il 17/03/2017 — ultima modifica 17/03/2017
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