Top 12 performing arts in Italy

From theater to music and more, the top 12 performing arts experiences in Italy

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Attend the opera in Toscanini's home-town theater (plus, Verdi hails from nearby)

 
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 (Photo by Benh LIEU SONG)
Teatro La Fenice
Venice: San Marco

The Venice opera house

 
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Fiesole's ancient Roman theater hosts many summertime concerts (Photo Courtesy of Intoscana)

Florence theater, opera, music, and other performance venues

 
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From opera at La Fenice to concerts in churches and art-filled Renaissance fraternities

 
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The interior (Photo Public Domain)
Teatro San Carlo
Naples: Centro Storico

One of the world's top opera houses is in Naples

 
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Palermo theater, opera, music, and other performance venues

 
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Milan theater, opera, music, and other performance venues

 
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From opera at the Arena to the Shakespeare Festival

 
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The interior

Naples theater, opera, music, and other performance venues

 
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Teatro Greco
Old Taormina

Taormina's Teatro Antico is an ancient Greco-Roman theater with glorious views that is still used for performances

 
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A performance of Aïda at the Arena of Verona (Photo by Christian Abend)
Opera at the Arena
Città Antica di Verona

See an opera or concert in a 2,000-year-old Roman amphitheater

 
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 (Photo © Reid Brambeltt)
Opera at La Scala
Milan: Duomo

Milan's famous Teatro alla Scala opera house

 
 
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