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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…
Performing Arts in Bergamo

Teatro Donizetti

Named after the famed composer who was born in Bergamo, this is one of Lombardy's grand opera houses and dates back to the 18th century. The dazzling, horseshoe-shaped theatre hosts a wide range of fare, including b…
Theatre in Como

Teatro Sociale

Como’s neoclassical theatre attracts culture vultures from as far away as Switzerland and has been enlarged three times to its present 900-seat capacity to accommodate them. Throughout the winter it hosts a fantasti…
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 Pavia

Teatro Fraschini

Pavia's beautiful baroque theatre was conceived by one of the greatest stage designers of the 18th century, Antonio Galli Bibiena. It's bell-shaped parterre and stuccoed and frescoed interior makes for a memorable e…
Theatre in Brera & Parco Sempione

Piccolo Teatro Strehler

This trailblazing theatre with seating for 960 people was designed by Marco Zanuso to address the size constraints of the original Piccolo Teatro. It has since gone on to become one of Milan's cultural powerhouses, …
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…
Cinema in Brera & Parco Sempione

Anteo Palazzo del Cinema

The renamed Anteo Palazzo del Cinema has been given a new look and an impressive technical upgrade with 2K and 4K projectors and the Atmos sound system throughout. In addition to screens sporting two-person love sea…