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Top Choice Theatre in Porta Romana & Porta Vittoria

Teatro Franco Parenti

Having made a name for itself with a program boasting some of the finest names in Italian cinema and theatre, Franco Parenti cemented its role as a community hub with the opening of I Bagni Misteriosi. Aside from th…
Opera in Duomo & San Babila

Teatro alla Scala

One of the most famous opera stages in the world, La Scala's season runs from early December to July. You can also see theatre, ballet and concerts here year-round (except August). Buy tickets online or by phone up …
Theatre in Duomo & San Babila

Teatro Gerolamo

Built in 1868, this miniature theatre modelled on La Scala was built for the purpose of staging puppet shows in Milanese dialect. In danger of dereliction, it was closed in 1957. Renovations have restored its pretty…
Theatre in Duomo & San Babila

Piccolo Teatro Grassi

This risk-taking little repertory theatre was opened in 1947 by Paolo Grassi and theatre director Giorgio Strehler, who then embarked on a nationwide movement of avant-garde productions and Commedia dell’Arte reviva…
Theatre in Brera & Parco Sempione

Piccolo Teatro Strehler

This trailblazing theatre with seating for 960 people was designed by Marco Zanuso in 1998 to address the size constraints of the original Piccolo Teatro. It has since gone on to become one of Milan's cultural power…
Classical Music in Navigli & Zona Tortona

Auditorium di Milano

Abandoned after WWII, the Cinema Massimo was transformed in 1999 into the state-of-the-art home of Milan's legendary Giuseppe Verde Symphonic Orchestra and Milan Chorus, as well as a venue for visiting international…
Theatre in Corso Magenta & Sant'Ambrogio

Teatro Litta

This enormous baroque theatre is one of the oldest in Milan, although it hosts the avant-garde theatre company, Manifatture Teatrali Milanesi. They put on a packed season of shows, many of them staged with graduates…
Cinema in Brera & Parco Sempione

Anteo Palazzo del Cinema

This refurbished 'palace' cinema complex has an impressive technical spec with 2K and 4K projectors and an Atmos sound system throughout. In addition to screens sporting two-person love seats, you'll find gourmet sn…
Classical Music in Porta Romana & Porta Vittoria

Conservatorio di Musica Giuseppe Verdi

Housed in a former Lateran convent, Milan’s most prestigious musical conservatory and high school has nurtured some of the country’s best conductors and musicians. Although named after the great composer Giuseppe Ve…
Live Music in Porta Romana & Porta Vittoria

Santeria Social Club

Multifunctional spaces are all the rage in Milan, and Santeria encapsulates the mood perfectly. By day this ex-Volvo dealership acts as a co-working space, classroom (with courses in music communications, marketing …