Entertainment

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…
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

La Salumeria della Musica

The 'delicatessen of music' is a firm favourite with Milan's alternative scene. Come here for new funk, rock and soul acts, literary salons, cabaret, cultural events and jazz. Shows start around 10.30pm, and if you …
Jazz in Porta Garibaldi & Isola

Blue Note

Top-class jazz acts from around the world perform here at the only European outpost for New York's Blue Note jazz club. If you haven't prebooked, you can buy tickets at the door from 7.30pm. It also does a popular e…
Live Music in Navigli & Zona Tortona

Nidaba Theatre

This tiny, unpretentious venue down the heavily graffitied Via Gola has an outsized reputation for hosting stellar live-music performances for serious blues, soul, folk and rock-and-roll bands. Even better, admissio…
Live Music in Navigli & Zona Tortona

Cox 18

Long-time favourite of the Milanese nightlife scene, this self-managed social club has proudly resisted eviction from its Navigli premises since 1976. A mixed program of markets, concerts, alternative bands, debates…