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  FESTIVAL VERDI, Monday, September 17, 2018

Teatro Regio di Parma thanks those who believe in culture and beauty.

Prima che si alzi il sipario

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Ridotto del Teatro Regio di Parma, from Tuesday, September 18, 2018 to Monday, September 24, 2018

Discover the composer, the style, the genesis of the operas, and the literary masterpieces that inspired the production and staging.

Full wall #Verdinaria

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Piazza del Duomo, Friday, September 21, 2018

A vertical, energetic and dynamic dance performance for a new creation created exclusively for the ancient heart of Parma.

Macbeth Immersive Experience

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Piazza del Duomo, from Friday, September 21, 2018 to Sunday, October 21, 2018

A large cube, an apparently empty box in the centre of the Piazza del Duomo, whose contents cannot be predicted…

Open rehearsals

  FESTIVAL VERDI, from Saturday, September 22, 2018 to Friday, September 28, 2018

Just days before the premieres, watch the rehearsals of operas and concerts reserved for those under 30, school groups and associations.

Le trouvère Première Under 30

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Teatro Farnese, Monday, September 24, 2018

The excitement of an exclusive play for young people under 30.

Festival Verdi 2019 Preview

  FESTIVAL VERDI , from Thursday, September 27, 2018 to Friday, January 25, 2019

Discover the operas!

Macbeth

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Teatro Regio di Parma, from Thursday, September 27, 2018 to Thursday, October 18, 2018

In the premiere Veridian version, with new staging by Daniele Abbado, David Lawton’s critical edition is interpreted by, among others, Luca Salsi, Michele Pertusi, Anna Pirozzi and conducted by Philippe Auguin.

Un giorno di regno

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Teatro Giuseppe Verdi di Busseto, from Friday, September 28, 2018 to Sunday, October 21, 2018

Francesco Pasqualetti conducts the talents of the 56th International Competition Voci Verdiane in the critical edition by Francesco Izzo. Directed by Massimo Gasparon from a project by Pier Luigi Pizzi.

Le trouvère

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Teatro Farnese, from Saturday, September 29, 2018 to Saturday, October 20, 2018

Robert Wilson oversees the new staging for Roberto Abbado’s direction, who leads, among others, Roberta Mantegna, Nino Surguladze, Giuseppe Gipali, Franco Vassallo in the premiere of David Lawton’s critical edition.

Cori al Ridotto

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Ridotto del Teatro Regio di Parma, from Saturday, September 29, 2018 to Saturday, October 20, 2018

Three dates with the great Verdian choral pages that are known and loved for their capability to deeply and immediately express universal emotions.

Attila

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Teatro Regio di Parma, from Sunday, September 30, 2018 to Sunday, October 21, 2018

Gianluigi Gelmetti conducts the critical edition by Helen M. Greenwald. The new staging of the opera will be overseen by Andrea de Rosa, and stars Riccardo Zanellato, Maria José Siri, Vladimir Stoyanov among others.

PAOLO FRESU E DANIELE DI BONAVENTURA

  AROUNDVERDI | Auditorium Niccolò Paganini, Tuesday, October 02, 2018

An entire concert dedicated to the genius of Giuseppe Verdi, playing and improvising with the melodies of the maestro which find in jazz new colors, new harmonies and a brand new life.

Mezzogiorno in Musica

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Palazzo Ducale del Giardino, from Saturday, October 06, 2018 to Sunday, October 21, 2018

The voices of young talents enliven the weekends of the Festival Verdi Festival in one of the most evocative places in the city. Aperitif at the end of the concert.

Gala verdiano

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Teatro Regio di Parma, Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Anna Pirozzi, Nino Surguladze, Vladimir Stoyanov, Antonio Poli, Michele Pertusi interpret arias and songs from Giuseppe Verdi's operas.

Libiam ne' lieti calici

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Gran Caffè del Teatro, from Wednesday, October 10, 2018 to Friday, October 19, 2018

Aperitif at the opera, and dinner after the show at Gran Caffè del Teatro.

Ceremony in honour of Giuseppe Verdi

Beginning with "Va' pensiero" this is Parma’s affectionate tribute to Giuseppe Verdi.

Macbeth il canto dell'anima persa

  VERDIYOUNG | Ridotto del Teatro Regio di Parma, from Friday, October 12, 2018 to Sunday, October 14, 2018

The fiercest of the tragedies tells its young audience the story of a soul lost on the path of ambition.

Verdi Macbeth

  AROUNDVERDI | Lenz Teatro, from Friday, October 12, 2018 to Saturday, October 20, 2018

Commissioned by Festival Verdi, this premiere by the Lenz Teatro investigates the dramaturgical knots of the opera on the psychic/fantastic/dreamlike state.

Fuoco di gioia

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Teatro Regio di Parma, Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Opera benefit gala hosted by Club dei 27, including the friendly participation of famous Verdi artists and performers.

Orchestra giovanile della Via Emilia - Antonio De Lorenzi

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Teatro Giuseppe Verdi di Busseto, Wednesday, October 17, 2018

The sensitivity of a great violinist, who became an equally great conductor, at the service of Giuseppe Verdi and Gioachino Rossini.

Macbeth Solo

  AROUNDVERDI | Auditorium del Carmine, Wednesday, October 17, 2018

A great actor gives substance to the words of Shakespeare and Piave, accompanied on guitar by Giampaolo Bandini.

Meno grigi più Verdi

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Ridotto del Teatro Regio di Parma, Wednesday, October 17, 2018

A journey through the operas of the great composer, where you find the moods, the settings, and customs that are, for better or worse, typically Italian.

Filarmonica Arturo Toscanini - Coro Del Teatro Regio Di Parma - Roberto Abbado

  FESTIVAL VERDI | Teatro Regio di Parma, Friday, October 19, 2018

Verdi, Donizetti, Meyerbeer, Rossini for a night of music directed by Roberto Abbado.

Il re sotto la maschera: Gustavo III di Svezia tra Bodoni e Verdi

Let's rediscover the 1784 visit to Parma by Gustavo III of Sweden, patron and collector, guest of the dukes Ferdinando and Maria Amalia and inspirational (unconscious) of Un ballo in maschera.