Italy Holidays by Punto nel Mondo

Italian Theatres

Tours for connoisseurs among lyrical, modern and historic theatres: real treasures which tell us the Italian theatrical tradition.
Guided tours to discover the history of these important places and to participate in the scheduled theatrical performances as well.

  • Teatro La Fenice
    A theatre with a long and complex history: destroyed by two fires and reconstructed twice. It is one of the most important theatres of Italy and of the world as well, a place for several premieres of various operas by Verdi, Rossini, Bellini, Donizetti and important symphonic seasons. La Fenice also hosted the International Festival of Contemporary Music. In the evening: Lyrical music show
  • Teatro La Scala
    The most important theatre in Italy hosts the most prestigious national and international operas. It was built on the Piermarini’s project, many spaces such as the foyer are extremely elegant, while the main hall represented the turning point from the baroque theatrical hall to the neoclassical one.
    In the evening: Show with the Scala corps de ballet
  • Teatro Olimpico
    Planned by the architect Andrea Palladio, the Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza was inaugurated in 1585 with the Sophocles' Oedipus the King. Since 1994 this theatre is an UNESCO World Heritage site and it still used for festivals, concerts and ceremonies. Inside the theatre there are 95 statues.