Events archive

December 2008

Venice: Christmas Market

From 05 December 2008 to 24 December 2008

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Folklore

Each year the historic town centre of Belluno is home to the traditional Christmas Market held in Piazza dei Martiri. A joyous and festive occasion full of the colours, sights and flavours of the Christmas Season, offering typical arts and crafts and local delicacies. Christmas decorations and..

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Padua: Padua Couture. Arts & Crafts in the world of Fashion

From 13 November 2008 to 21 December 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Harking back to the Renaissance, the master craftsmen of the area will come to exhibit their wares in Paduas sumptuous Palazzo della Ragione, one of the largest covered spaces in Italy. The exhibition traces the history of fashion and Italian couture from antiquity to the present. Curated by Maria..

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Treviso: Images of the imagination 2008

From 19 October 2008 to 21 December 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

XXVI International Exhibition of Childrens Illustration Saturday 18 October sees the opening of the XXVI edition of Images of the Imagination, an international event which focuses on the language of childrens illustration. 39 authors will be presented and their works examined one by one, thus..

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Padua: Luca Francioso e Milagro in concerto

20 December 2008

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Music & Show

Luca Francioso and the young duo known as Milagro, who in February 2008 took part in 58 Edition of the Sanremo Festival with the song Domani which metà with great acclaim from public and critics alike, present a free musical event for the occasion of the forthcoming Christmas festivities. Luca..

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Venice: Realtà Contemporanea

From 27 November 2008 to 20 December 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

As part of the art event Accade the Galleria Scalamata is exhibiting the photography cycle Contemporary Reflections by Martina Dinato, and the installations Intreccio, Fabula by Francesco Fonassi and Camera Chiara by Lucia Caterina Margherita. Both these forms of expression propose an exploration..

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Padua: Cesare Cremonini in concert

19 December 2008

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Music & Show

First tour on the MoonThe 19 December sees Cesare Cremonini, ex leader of Lunapop, in concert at Palanet in Padua to promote the newly-released album The First Kiss on the Moon , and the single from it Le 6 e 26. Cremonini, at 29 years old, has reached a maturity with this album, a decisive step..

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Venice: Venice Comic Art Fest

From 12 December 2008 to 14 December 2008

Exhibitions & Art

The 12th to 14th December sees the ex Casin del Lido host the first edition of the international Venice Comic Art Fest. The event, sponsored by Venice Comix with the Venice Convention provides an opportunity for the public to broaden their horizon regarding comics and an interesting reason for..

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Treviso: Metal Fest

11 December 2008

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Music & Show

From 6 p.m. on 11 December the new arena of Conegliano, the Zoppas Arena, will rock to the sounds of Metal Fest. 5 hours of music with Kataklysm, Marduk, Keep of Kalessin and Arsis culminating in the much-awaited Morbid Angel. This is one of only two Italian dates, the other being in Milan...

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Treviso: Jovanotti - Safari Tour 2008

10 December 2008

Music & Show

Jovanotti, artist of the year, plays at the new arena Conegliano Wednesday 10 December.Lorenzos stage scenery, one of the best seen in Italy over the past years, is accompanied by a stunning and original video display I Ragazzi della Prateria, a young and highly talented group of video performers..

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Verona: Verona Mineral Show 2008 - Geo Shop

From 05 December 2008 to 07 December 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

Si terrà dal 5 al 7 dicembre 2008 presso la Fiera di Verona la quarta edizione di Geo Shop del Verona Mineral Show. Ledizione invernale caratterizzata, come di consueto, da una massiccia presenza di pietre dure, preziose e lavorati che forniranno unampia immagine di quelle che saranno le tendenze..

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Verona: Vintage Citroen Rally

07 December 2008

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Sport

A splendid Christmas season day out, combining vintage automobiles and the chance to visit the International Exhibition of Christmas Cribs inside the Roman amphitheatre of Verona. Peschieri Motori in collaboration with Citroen F.lli Filippini of Verona has organised a vintage Citroen rally for 7th..

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Padua: Zucchero - Live in Italy 2008

From 06 December 2008 to 07 December 2008

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Music & Show

Two dates in the Veneto for the great blues of Zucchero, sharing his maturity and quality onstage with a variety of outstanding musicians, thus promising two evenings of unique improvisation and entertainment of the highest calibre.The band revolves around keyboardist David Sancious, ex E-Street..

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Treviso: Opera in Piazza Grand Festival 2008

From 04 July 2008 to 07 December 2008

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Music & Show

Opera in the Veneto is not confined solely to the majestic Arena at Verona: many other stages host works on stages no less suggestive. For more than 10 years this town of Oderzo (the ancient Roman Opitergum) has produced the smallest festival in the world, which in fact takes place in a large..

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Venice: 49 International Ice-cream Fair

From 29 November 2008 to 03 December 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

This international fair has a tradition dating back to almost 50 years, bringing together ice-cream from all over the world at a time when it is believed that the season for ice-cream has finished, though in fact it can be and is enjoyed in both hot and cold weather, by both young and old! Since..

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November 2008

Padua: Art & Ciocc

From 28 November 2008 to 30 November 2008

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Food & Wine

A Cittadella, in Piazza Pierobon arrivano i cioccolatieri del tour Art & Ciocc. Da venerdì 28 a domenica 30 novembre, dalle ore 10:00 alle 22:00 circa, 15 cioccolatieri dislocati in 28 stand, delizieranno i palati più esigenti con una grandissima variet di cioccolatini, tavolette di cioccolato,..

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Padua: Padova Porsche Jazz Festival 2008

From 16 November 2008 to 23 November 2008

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Music & Show

Giunta alla sua XI edizione, la nota rassegna Padova Porsche Jazz Festival prepara un nuovo programma ricco di appuntamenti prestigiosi e trovate originali in grado di dar voce e mettere a confronto i diversi modi di intendere il jazz nel mondo. Un cartellone emozionante, fra classico e..

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Venice: Out There

From 14 September 2008 to 23 November 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Architecture Beyond BuildingThe 11th International Exhibition of Architecture, directed by Aaron Betsky and organised by the Fondazione Biennale takes place at the Arsenale and in the public gardens exhibition space. Betsky, director of the Netherlands Architecture Institute (NAI) of Rotterdam, and..

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Verona: Festival of African Cinema

From 14 November 2008 to 22 November 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

The 14 to 22 November 2008 sees Verona welcoming the Festival of African Cinema , the 28th edition of this event which has seen a constant growth in interest in both the art of cinema and the magic of the African continent. Prominent names in the world of African cinema and culture as well as..

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Venice: Festa della Madonna della Salute

21 November 2008

Folklore

This famous celebration saw its origins in the devastating epidemic of plague during the war against Austria of 1630. The Senate and the Doge Nicol Contarini decided to pray to the Virgin Mary for help, electing to build a church in her honour despite the continuation of the plague.The plague..

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Padua: Autumn in Borgo Altinate

16 November 2008

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Food & Wine

In addition to its cultural and historical treasures Padua is a city which offers a myriad things to do and see: enhancements to the classic cultural visit which enrich your holiday and give you the real flavour of local life. All of Paduas important tourist sites are within walking distance of the..

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Padua: Don Bosco - The Musical

15 November 2008

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Music & Show

Padua hosts a grand musical based on a grand personality: Don Bosco. PalaNet is the venue for only date in the Veneto for this production, on the 15th November at 9p.m. After his previous success with Forza venite gente and Madre Teresa the director Piero Castellacci returns with a show which..

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Verona: Horse Fair 2008

From 06 November 2008 to 09 November 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

The Verona horse fair takes place the second weekend of November, and is an eagerly awaited date by all enthusiasts and traders alike. This international fair covers all aspects of the world of equine activity, from all types of riding equipment to the splendid exemplars on display, with the added..

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Venice: Goose Race

From 08 November 2008 to 09 November 2008

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Folklore

The 11th edition of the traditional entertainment in which the entire population of Mirano take part in the ancient Goose Race. Centred around the main square of Mirano the event increases its range of attractions every year, from opportunities to sample local delicacies (using goose meat) to art..

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Padua: DOC Wine Exhibition

From 26 October 2008 to 09 November 2008

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Food & Wine

The Euganean Hills lies in an area of outstanding natural beauty: an arcipelago of hills arising in the middle of green plains, a world within itself which contains vast treasures, not least of which are the prestigious wines of the region. In this area the wine-growing tradition dating back to..

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Treviso: Archeological Park of Livelet 2008

From 12 June 2008 to 09 November 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Every Saturday and Sunday until 9 November 2008An experience to witness first-hand the first traces of life in the region and the first signs of civilisation; a new way to discover history as well as a further incentive to tourism in this area already bursting with attractions: all this and more..

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Padua: Hair - The Musical

From 04 November 2008 to 05 November 2008

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Music & Show

A virtuoso production brought to you by the Teatro Colosseo of Turin, the Teatro Politeama Genovese and the Teatro Smeraldo of Milan: Hair, the musical, one of the first rock opera, returns to enliven the soul with its vibrant message. The spoken parts are in Italian though the unforgettable..

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Padua: Emir Kusturica & The No Smoking Orchestra

01 November 2008

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Music & Show

1 November at 9.30p.m. sees the PalaNet of Padua transformed by the musical energy of Emir Kusturica & The No Smoking Orchestra.The Balkan group with their punk gypsy music are rightly one of the most popular and famous, and their stage shows are always a lively treat.With the success of Super 8..

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October 2008

Padua: Vintage Cars and Motorbikes

From 24 October 2008 to 26 October 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

The largest vintage car and bike show in the Mediterranean returns this year to Paduas Exhibition Centre from Friday 26 October until Sunday 28 October 2008. Last year saw the 90,000 m2 of floor space welcome 60,000 visitors form all over the world, a success which continues year after year thanks..

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Venice: Amphorae in the Lagoon

From 18 July 2008 to 26 October 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

The full title of this fascinating exhibition which runs until 26 October on the Island of Lazzaretto Nuovo in the Venetian lagoon is Amphorae wine, oil, fish, spices and perfumes in the lagoon in ancient times. Through more than 30 examples discovered in the waters of Venice during the last..

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Vicenza: Vicenza Numismatica

From 17 October 2008 to 19 October 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

Among the most important European numismatic meetings, Vicenza Numismatic returns to the Exhibition centre for another fair. The continuing growth and success of the event lies partly in its collaboration with many important bodies, among which the medal collection of Biblioteca Apostolica..

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Padua: 300 Miglia Villas 2008

From 17 October 2008 to 19 October 2008

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Sport

From 17 to 19 October 2008 a vintage car rally in some of the most beautiful villas of the Veneto, one of the most important regions in Italy for its history, art, architecture, gastronomy and enchanting natural beauty in all of Italy.An international vintage car rally beginning at the Prato della..

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Venice: Coming of Age

From 28 June 2008 to 12 October 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

American art from 1850 to 1950In the course of the hundred years from 1850 al 1950, the art and culture of America came of age, growing from provincialism to an international standard and moving from realism to an abstract representation of universal themes. Coming of Age explores the long and..

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Venice: Notti Shakespeariane

11 October 2008

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Theatre & Dance

The 11th October sees the dance company of the Teatro Nuovo Torino, one of the greatest Italian companies (famous also internationally perform an evocative production based on two of Shakepseares most loved works: A Midsummers Nights Dream and Romeo and Juliet. Combining all of the bards comedy and..

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Vicenza: Photo exhibition on Tibet

From 19 September 2008 to 05 October 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

If the aim is peace then strength is the weakest means is the title of the photographic exhibition on Tibet which takes place in the Church of SS. Ambrogio and Bellino from 19 September to5 October.The title comes from a reflection of the author of the works, Paola Colussi, during a visit to Tibet..

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Padua: Beppe Grillo in Delirio

03 October 2008

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Music & Show

After last years memorable sell-out tour, Beppe Grillo returns to Padua on the 3rd October to confirm that his critical energy still never ceases to involve and fascinate the public: his new show Delirio has already brought in huge advance sales.Beppo talks about the themes of this show, which we..

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September 2008

Padua: Vanzo Floreale

From 27 September 2008 to 28 September 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

La mostra mercato d'autunno Seconda edizione 2008Fiori, colori, essenze e idee d'autunno: tutto ci che raro e insolito, e tutte le novità del florovivaismo. Sabato 27 e domenica 28 settembre, dalle ore 9.00 alle 19.30, il parco di Villa Giustiniani a Vanzo di San Pietro Viminario, in provincia..

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Treviso: Festa dell'Uva

From 26 September 2008 to 28 September 2008

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Food & Wine

Conegliano, TrevisoThe Festa dellUva (Wine Festival) celebrates the rites of the grape harvest and allows us to experience the best wines, through the competition Enoconegliano. The festivities begin on Friday with the traditional Harvest supper, during which more than 1000 participants have the..

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Verona: The Light of the Romans

From 07 October 2007 to 28 September 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Exhibition of Roman lanternsMarvellous roman lanterns brought to light in excavations in Verona and other locations and on display at the Roman Theatre Museum. 130 exhibits selected from private collections to illustrate the evolution throughout the centuries of this object, fundamental in..

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Padua: Jousting at the Fortress

From 13 September 2008 to 21 September 2008

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Folklore

Monselice, Padova.Three consecutive weekends, beginning the second in September, herald a return to the Middle Ages: Monselice celebrates its history with a jousting tournament which commemorates the occasion when the Emperor Frederick II stayed at Monselice (for a whole month during the year..

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Venice: The Lamon Bean

From 19 September 2008 to 21 September 2008

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Food & Wine

Exhibition and market of beansFood & Drink, Arts & Crafts, Exhibitions, FolkloreComune di Lamon, Belluno.This event originated to praise the Lamon bean, which appeared 500 years ago in the Belluno region when the monk Pietro Valeriano received some seeds from Pope Clement VII, and takes place every..

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Verona: Jovanotti - Safari Tour 2008

From 16 September 2008 to 17 September 2008

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Music & Show

Jovanotti raddoppia all'Arena di Verona e sale sul palco a grande richiesta anche il 17 settembre.Una doppia data straordinaria, che conferma la magica annata del musicista toscano. La prima volta che Lorenzo suonerà all'Arena dunque già memorabile, a coronamento di un tour in cui i sold out..

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Venice: The king and Queen

From 01 July 2008 to 15 September 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Collaboration between Cortina dAmpezzo BrusselsFrom July until September a major exhibition at Cortina dAmpezzo in anticipation of the centenary of the coronation of Albert I, third King of Belgium, nephew of Leopoldo II, father of Maria Jos di Savoia, the last Queen of Italy. The event..

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Venice: Ciclomundi

From 12 September 2008 to 14 September 2008

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Sport

Festival nazionale del viaggio in biciclettaDopo il successo della prima edizione torna anche quest'anno a Portogruaro Ciclomundi Festival nazionale del viaggio in bicicletta, la manifestazione gemellata con il famoso Festival du Voyage velo di Parigi. Molte sono le novità per il 2008 e i grandi..

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Vicenza: The Game of Living Chess 2008

From 13 September 2008 to 14 September 2008

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Folklore

City of Marostica, Vicenza.With 500 people and 20 horses.Every other year on the second weekend of September sees the piazza of Castello da Basso in Marostica transformed into a chessboard for living pieces, a spectacular event and one of the main folklore attractions for visitors to the Veneto..

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Padua: The Garden of Poetry

From 12 September 2008 to 14 September 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Selvazzano Dentro, Padova.To commemorate the bicentenary of the death of the Philologist, translator and man of letters Melchiorre Cesarotti, Selvazzano Dentro, in the surroundings of which the illustrious man of letters had his country retreat, hosts the Garden of Poetry festival from the 12 14..

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Padua: Festival of Bertha and the Quarters

From 06 September 2008 to 07 September 2008

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Folklore

Montegrotto Terme, Padova.Among the many historical re-enactments taking place throughout the Veneto region this summer is this festival on the first weekend of September at Montegrotto. Contests of skill, flag-waving, medieval costumes, two hundred characters and the recreation of medieval arts,..

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Padua: XXXII Palio of the ten Communes

From 06 September 2008 to 07 September 2008

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Folklore

Montagnana, Padova.The Palio of Montagnana, instituted in the 12th century and continuing to the present day, takes place on the first Sunday of September to commemorate the liberation of the territory of the Longobard kings from the tyranny of Ezzelino III da Romano. The competition involves ten..

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Venice: Summer Opera Festival Veneto

From 03 July 2008 to 07 September 2008

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Theatre & Dance

Who said that tradition and novelty are incompatible? Because theXXVIIIth Edition of the Summer Opera Festival Veneto combines precisely these two elements: the splendid historical region of the foothills of the Veneto and the best of contemporary arts (theatre, dance, music and cinema which take..

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Venice: Biennale Cinema 65th - International Cinema Festival

From 27 August 2008 to 06 September 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Director Marco Mller presents a rich programme for the 65th International Cinema Festival:every year for ten days the festival becomes the focus of all the world, attracting thousands to the city of Venice. Organized by the Venice Biennale, this years event takes place from 27 August to 6..

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August 2008

Verona: 86th Opera Festival 2008

From 20 June 2008 to 31 August 2008

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Music & Show

Since 1913 the Arena has been home to the largest open-air opera concert season, in one of the best-preserved Roman ampitheatres in the world. Its origins lie in the local tenor singer Giovanni Zenatello who, on the 10 August of that monumentous year, wanted to celebrate the centennary of the birth..

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Venice: Signs of Sacred Art

From 29 June 2008 to 31 August 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

The project, which has its inauguration at the Palazzo della Magnifica Comunit in Cadore on the 29 June at 3.30p.m., will run until the 31 August and is part of the celebrations for the 800 years of the churches of Cadore.The project offers an exhibition spread over eight sites the parish churches..

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Verona: Veronese Summer Theater Festival

From 18 June 2008 to 30 August 2008

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Theatre & Dance

Celebrating 60 years of summer programmes in Verona, this years event is divided into 3 sections, transforming the city into a holiday for residents and providing further incentives for tourists. From 18 July until 30 August the city offers the best in jazz, theatre and dance, enhancing the beauty..

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Padua: AULULARIA di Plauto con Stefano Masciarelli

27 August 2008

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Theatre & Dance

Estate in Scena torna il 27 agosto, proponendo una serata di grande teatro: Aulularia di Plauto, uno degli spettacoli classici più noti ed amati, interpretato tra gli altri da Stefano Masciarelli. Un testo teatrale intramontabile, esilarante e dissacrante, che trova nella comicit travolgente di..

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Venice: Treasures of Russia

From 10 July 2008 to 27 August 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Thanks to the foundation of the Museum of The Second Renaissance, from 10 July al 27 August the Scuola Grande di San Giovanni Evangelista in Venice is showing a series of objects from the collections of Russian art and artefacts from the 17th and 18th centuries. Gems from artists such as Malevi,..

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Venice: Wine Tour Cup 2008

23 August 2008

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Sport

Tredicesima tappa del torneo di golf che tocca le principali realt enologiche d'Italia per un totale di 22 gare. Lidea di unire la passione per il golf al turismo enogastronomico viene dall'Associazione Nazionale Citt del Vino che da tre anni, con laiuto della societ Professional Golf (leader nel..

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Venice: River Swing Orchestra

21 August 2008

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Music & Show

Nel prestigioso contesto di villeggiatura dellIsola di Albarella, un evento che riporta in vita la Swing Era: magica epoca del jazz americano che tra la fine degli anni Venti e la seconda metà dei Quaranta vide protagoniste le big band (vere e proprie orchestre che contavano fino a 25 elementi)..

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Verona: Palio delle Contrade

15 August 2008

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Folklore

Garda, borgo che ha ribattezzato il Lacus Benacus, riassume in s gli immensi valori naturali e storici di tutta la riviera. Lantico forte, la vegetazione rigogliosa, il lungolago Regina Adelaide coi suoi sfarzosi edifici, Punta San Vigilio: tanti i motivi di visita. Il paese affascina anche per la..

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Padua: Calici di Stelle

From 10 August 2008 to 11 August 2008

Food & Wine

Da oltre 20 anni nella notte di San Lorenzo la manifestazione Calici di Stelle (creata nel 1987 dall'Associazione Nazionale Citt del Vino e dal Movimento Turismo del Vino) fa brindare lItalia al cielo stellato che ogni estate si colma di desideri da esprimere. Un modo originale di valorizzare e..

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Verona: Picasso and Dominguin

From 06 June 2008 to 03 August 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

In the recollections of Lucia Bos - Un Soave Incontro diVinoThe art of Picasso linking Soave and Monteforte. For two months pieces from the private collection of Lucia Bos will be on display amidst the wine-growing hills of Soave Classico.Picasso & Dominguin in the recollections of Lucia Bos - Un..

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Padua: Jewels of the Author

From 04 April 2008 to 03 August 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Padua and the School of GoldA priceless exhibition in all senses of the term, launched at the Palazzo della Ragione in Padua and then poised to travel to various other national and international destinations. With its 500+ exhibits it is fitting that this show begins in the City of the Saint, as..

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Venice: Venezia Jazz Festival

From 30 July 2008 to 02 August 2008

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Music & Show

A fresh breath of air for the Venetian summer: the first edition of the Venice Jazz Festival, organised by Veneto Jazz in collaboration with the Region of Venice and the City of Venice. From 30 July to 2 August some of the most famous names in jazz take to the stage at the La Fenice theatre as well..

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July 2008

Venice: I Macchiaioli

From 08 March 2008 to 27 July 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Masterpieces from the Mario Taragoni collectionThe Macchiaioli were an artistic group based in Tuscany in the second half of the 19th century who aimed to oppose the prevailing academicism, Romanticism and Neoclassicism of the time, thus evolving into a figurative expression of Realism. The painted..

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Padua: Piazzola Live Festival

From 18 July 2008 to 25 July 2008

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Music & Show

Festival dellAlta PadovanaLa cornice sontuosa di Villa Contarini, a Piazzola sul Brenta ospiter lambizioso programma del Piazzola Live Festival Festival dellAlta Padovana. Un cartellone organizzato da Zed! col contributo del Comune di Piazzola sul Brenta e della Provincia di Padova.18 luglio, ore..

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Padua: E...state a Villa Breda

From 03 July 2008 to 24 July 2008

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Music & Show

Musica e teatro dal Veneto al mondo - edizione 2008Concerto dapertura (giovedì 3 luglio ore 21)COMPOSITORI VENETI DEL NOVECENTOEnsemble Amici del Centro OmizzoloE dedicato principalmente ad Almerigo Girotto (1897-1967) e ad altri compositori veneti del Novecento il concerto che aprirà la stagione..

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Venice: A world of paper

From 15 March 2008 to 21 July 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Isabelle de Borchgrave meets Mariano FortunyMore than 80 items, amongst which suits, accesories and trompe-loeil, all hand-made from paper with incredible skill and undeniable talent by the Belgian artist Isabelle de Borchgrave tracing an unusual tour through the life and world of Fortuny,..

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Jesolo: Duran Duran - Red Massacre World Tour

20 July 2008

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Music & Show

Every year Jesolos beach sees the Spritz on the Beach event, which this year, Sunday 20 July, pays host to the famous Duran Duran as part of the Eurpoean leg of their Red Carpet Massacre tour.Simon LeBon (vocals Nick Rhodes (keyboards Roger Taylor (drums) and John Taylor (bass) have sold over 70..

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Venice: Festa del Redentore 2008

From 19 July 2008 to 20 July 2008

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Folklore

tra i festeggiamenti più amati dai veneziani. Il Redentore ha sia la natura profana che quella religiosa e si celebra ogni anno la sera del terzo sabato di luglio. Due gli avvenimenti storici a cui si fa risalire. Il primo ha a che vedere con la vittoria ottenuta dalla Repubblica di San Marco..

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Venice: HOGA ZAIT

From 10 July 2008 to 20 July 2008

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Folklore

A festival which celebrates the Cimbrian origins of the inhabitants of the Altopiano di Asiago.Not a new age revival or similar, but a genuine historical fact, which can be traced back to the migration and movements of these ancient peoples, and which remains faithful to the preservation of their..

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Jesolo: International Sand Sculpture Festival

From 19 June 2008 to 20 July 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

The 11th International Sand Sculpture Festival will be dedicated to China and the Olympic Games.The Great Wall, the terracotta warriors, pagodas and other symbols of Chinese culture will be among the works of 18 sculptors from all over the world selected by artistic director Richard Varano.In..

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Venice: Rome and the Barbarians

From 26 January 2008 to 20 July 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

At the very beginning of our era, Rome dominated all the Mediterranean coasts and started its northen conquests of Europe. In the West, British islands were about to be subjected; meanwhile in the continent, the borderlines were shaped by the way of the Rhine and the Danube.Nonetheless, by the end..

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Vicenza: Andrea Palladio - 360 Cultural Initiatives

From 05 April 2008 to 18 July 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Celebrations started a year ago as a countdown to the 500th anniversary of the birth of the greatest architect of all time, Andrea Palladio, whose art with its classical symmetry still appears innovative and continues to surprise with every view, making him admired and loved throughout the world...

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Venice: La Belle Epoque: Art in Italy 1880 - 1915

From 10 February 2008 to 13 July 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

La Belle Epoque: less than 40 years of European history characterised by tumultous development, an unshakeable faith in progress, lightheartedness, and above all..beautiful women. The electric light erased the difference between night and day, leading to a plethora of glowing cafes, theatres,..

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Venice: Elton John Rocket Man Tour 2008

09 July 2008

Music & Show

Its official: Wednesday 9 July Elton John will play in Piazza San Marco, an extraordinary event giving fans the opportunity to forget his absence of the past years. The show is in a truely celebratory spirit, and follows the release of the anthology Rocket Man The Definitive Hits, which celebrates..

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Venice: The Best Of Momix

08 July 2008

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Theatre & Dance

The 8th July sees The Best Of Momix at Venice, promising an eventful and spectacular evening.Formed almost a quarter of a century ago Momix, the ballet-illusion company formed by the American choreographer Moses Pendleton, and one of the most original in the world of dance, has been delighting..

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June 2008

Verona: Beyond the Alps and the Mediterranean

From 25 October 2007 to 30 June 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

From the 25 October until the 30 June 2008 the Civic Museum of Natural History in Verona hosts this exhibition which intends to present to the public some of the most unusual collections of the museum. Pieces from outside Europe collected during the past 500 years by naturalists, explorers,..

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Padua: From Hell to Heaven

28 June 2008

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Music & Show

The symphonic rock opera inspired by Dantes Divine ComedyAfter its premiere in January at the Teatro Verdi in Padova, the rock opera From Hell to Heaven inspired by Dantes Divine Comedy moves to the Ampitheatre at Castello dEste. Two local musicians, Andrea Bezzon and Andrea Guarnirei, have taken..

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Vicenza: Music Week at Teatro Olimpico XVII Edition

From 31 May 2008 to 27 June 2008

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Music & Show

Rome is featured for this years event: an exploration of its traditional music and history which inspired the musicians who lived and worked there, and the particular cultural environment of their times. The festival is divided into three sections: opera, concert, and cinema.The opening of the..

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Padua: Benigni and Branduardi celebrate Saint Anthony's day

From 20 June 2008 to 22 June 2008

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Music & Show

The feast day of the patron saint of Padua welcomes visitors from all over the world who come to take part in the solemn procession which winds through the old town centre g the relics and statue of the Portugese priest who died here in 1231. The 13 June 2008 celebrates the 777th anniversary of his..

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Venice: Heineken Jammin' Festival 2008

From 20 June 2008 to 22 June 2008

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Music & Show

Sex Pistols, Linkin Park, Vasco, Police and moreThe Heineken Jammin' Festival returns to Venice from Friday 20 til 22 June: three days of great rock with the Sex Pistols and Linkin Park on the first evening, Vasco Rossi on Saturday and the Police closing. The lagoon city has been reconfirmed as the..

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Venice: Palio de La Marciliana

From 20 June 2008 to 22 June 2008

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Folklore

One of the many historical re-enactments held throughout the Veneto region, this is one of the most eye-catching. Evoking a celebration of an important event in the Venetian Republics history when it achieved trade supremacy in the East, the Palio della Marciliana, which takes place every year at..

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Venice: XIII Prosecco DOC Springtime 2008

From 16 February 2008 to 15 June 2008

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Food & Wine

The gastronomic delights of Treviso and the Altamarca region. 15 exhibitions dedicated to the production of a unique region. The event, the most important of its kind both in the Veneto and indeed all of Italy, is held during February and June and attracts thousands of visiotrs from all over the..

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Vicenza: Franco Corrocher: Paintings and sculpture

From 23 May 2008 to 15 June 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Friday 23 May at 6p.m. sees the opening of the exhibition Ritorno (Return) by the Treviso-based artist Franco Corrocher at the church of SS. Ambrogio e Bellino, The exhibition will be shared between the church, which houses the pictorial works, and the Cogollo house (known as dal Palladio) displays..

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Venice: Appointment with Astronomy

From 07 June 2008 to 08 June 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

5 Star Party " Mount Pelmo under the Stars" from the Mayan Calendar to Black HolesThis year sees Val di Zoldo and Zopp di Cadore fervently preparing for the now tradtional appointment dedicated to lovers of astronomy.The open to all Star Party has reached its fifth edition. The group Astrofili..

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Treviso: World Vespa week

From 29 May 2008 to 02 June 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

A five-day event which provides a diverse range of events for all enthusiasts of the legendary Vespa scooter. Organised by the Vespa Club Treviso, the W.V.W promises to be a historical event: 140,000km2 of parkland for the VESPA FAMILY in which participants can visit exhibitions and stands, get..

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Venice: Lagoon Bike

From 30 May 2008 to 02 June 2008

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Sport

A unique event, Lagoon Bike - 30 May al 2 June 2008 - sees bicycles transported by motorboats across the Venice lagoon to the islands of the Lido and Pellestrina. The lagoon, dominated of course by water, offers wonderful and evocative natural beauty. Formed by the interaction of the sea and the..

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Treviso: Spring Voyage

02 June 2008

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Sport

Every year the Kayak Club of Treviso organises this event on the 2nd June, for all canoeing enthusiasts: a trip along the river Sile from lake Quinto, pausing for refreshments and then continuing to the centre of Treviso. At the journeys end there will be a barbeque lunch and lottery.Metting point..

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Verona: Giulietta e Romeo

From 31 May 2008 to 02 June 2008

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Music & Show

After the great public enthusiasm for the world premiere last year this performance returns by popular demand and destined for continued success. The popular opera Giulietta e Romeo, with music by Riccardo Cocciante and libretto by Pasquale Panella, is based on Shakespeares eponymous play and..

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May 2008

Padua: Campionaria - May Fair

From 17 May 2008 to 25 May 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

This unforgettable event of the Veneto springtime attracts thousands of exhibitors and visitors every year. Thanks to its productivity, tourist attractions, geographical location and its dynamism and innovation, the North East of Italy acts as the ideal nerve centre for this enormous and..

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Padua: Wine Week

From 18 May 2008 to 25 May 2008

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Food & Wine

The Eugeanean hills: an isolated archipelago of hills rising in the middle of the Veneto plain, a world in itself which houses some of the best treasures of the region, among which may be counted the optimum wine produced here.The local Wine Week, scheduled for the 18th to 25th May, presents the..

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Padua: The Fortress in Bloom

From 16 May 2008 to 18 May 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

The ninth edition of this event, so-called owing to the beauty of this magnificent medieval town (and the historical symbol of the town the fortress which overlooks it) together with the fragrances and colours of springtime.This and much more: three days re-evoking its history, with medieval..

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Venice: The Dolomites in Celebration

From 16 May 2008 to 18 May 2008

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Folklore

The art, traditions, tastes and folklore from the past to the future. This May sees the return of this event, promoted by the rural District of the province of Belluno.Programme: 16 May 2008 Belluno theatre20.45 Opening ceremony 21.00 A meeting of two great European musical traditions:a mountain..

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Venice: Venigallia Celtic Festival 2008

From 16 May 2008 to 18 May 2008

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Folklore

The 5th edition of the Venigallia Celtic Festival 2008. The occasion, organised by the Cultural Association SILICON KAFE and sponsored by a number of important bodies such as the Department of Culture of Vicenza, the Comune of Montecchio Precalcino and the Veneto region tkaes place in the..

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Padua: Giovanni Allevi in concert

13 May 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

The Allevilive tour, taking its name from the latest album (out last October) of the composer and pianist, a double live disc consisting of the unedited Aria and 26 compositions from Allevis fourth solo piano album (13 Dita from 1997, Composizioni from 2003, No Concept from 2005 and Joy from..

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Vicenza: New Conversations - Vicenza Jazz 2008

From 02 May 2008 to 10 May 2008

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Music & Show

2008 sees Vicenza returning as the backdrop for an exceptional event, which sees the XIII edition of this festival in the same year as the 500th anniversary of the birth of its most famous adopted son, the architect Palladio. For this reason this years New Conversations - Vicenza Jazz festival is..

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Padua: Springtime Euganean Wine 2008

From 20 April 2008 to 04 May 2008

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Food & Wine

The springtime appointment with the D.O.C. wines of the Euganan hills. Between the end of April and beginning of May every year the Villa Beatrice dEste in Baone (PD) becomes the enchanting host of a great event encompassing the tastes and aromas of traditional local cuisine, art, sport and culture..

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Treviso: Genghis Khan and the treasures of Mongols

From 20 October 2007 to 04 May 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

From 20 October 2007 until 04/05/2008 at Casa dei Carraresi, Treviso. The prestigious exhibition Genghis Khan and the treasures of the Mongols, which takes places among the series of exhibitions The Silk Road and Chinese Civilisation. With the epoch of the Mongolian dynasty we embark on a journey..

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April 2008

Padua: Saint Anthony marathon

27 April 2008

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Sport

Every year the Veneto springtime brings with it the Saint Anthony Marathon, a celebrated national event uniting sport, folklore and music. On Sunday 27 April the competition begins at Vedelago in the province of Treviso and finishes in the second largest square in Europe (after Moscows Red Square)..

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Verona: Soave Guitar Festival

From 25 April 2008 to 27 April 2008

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Music & Show

17th National Festival of Electric and Acoustic GuitarA special edition of this event which has steadily increased over the years. With its origins in the nineties as a meeting for vintage guitars, the Soave Guitar Festival has extended its scope to everyone interested in good music, offering a..

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Verona: Green Gold 2008

From 26 April 2008 to 27 April 2008

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Food & Wine

Taste and lineage and greed and health are the objectives of this important event which for years has taken place regularly in Torri del Benaco (VI an enchanting historical city lying midway on the Riviera degli Olivi which offers every type of attraction and has as its symbol the extra virgin..

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Padua: XIII Musical Event "City of Padua"

From 05 April 2008 to 26 April 2008

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Music & Show

Saturday 5 April 5 p.m.VIOLIN RECITAL by MASHA DIATCHENKOViolinist prodigy from seventh generation of artistsMusic by Bach and PaganiniSaturday 12 April 5 p.m.GONDAL TRIO (Maria Maddalena Main violin, Paolo Mencarelli cello, Emanuele Ardica piano)Music by Beethoven and ShostakovichSaturday 19 April..

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Venice: A Simple Heart

20 April 2008

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Theatre & Dance

The 20 April sees a performance of A Simple Heart by Luca De Bei, based on the eponymous work by Gustave Flaubert, to conclude the theatrical season of the Belluno Comunal Theatre.Maria Paiato stars in A Simple Heart by Luca De Bei, , based on the eponymous tale by Gustave Flaubert. Directed by..

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Venice: Late Titian and the Sensuality of Painting

From 26 January 2008 to 20 April 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Around the middle of the 16th century the 70-year-old Titian discovered a new style of painting: colours applied rapidly and freely on the canvas and worked with bold brushstrokes, forms melting away, leading to both a sensuality and an enhanced sense of spirituality. With this extraordinary..

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Padua: ZEROZEROJAZZ FEST

From 11 April 2008 to 13 April 2008

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Music & Show

ZEROZEROJAZZ FEST widens its scope over the Veneto region to encompass also the Palazzo del Turismo in Montegrotto Terme, which hosts a programme showing the close relations between jazz, classical and electronic music. Three days of music and culture appealing to all, from enthusiasts, newcomers..

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Vicenza: Retrospective of Cia Salviati Pigatti

From 08 March 2008 to 13 April 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

"Cia Salviati Pigatti, A Romantic artist and modern woman" is the title of the exhibition which opens on Saturday 8 March, alle at 7.30p.m. at the church of SS. Ambrogio e Bellino in Vicenza. The exhibition, organised by the local council Office of Cultural Activities in collaboration with the..

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Verona: 42nd Edition Vinitaly

From 03 April 2008 to 07 April 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

Vinitaly, tradition and innovation combined by passion. Vinitaly is the definitive event in the world of national and international viticulture. Number one in the world for size, throughout the years it has grown in importance on the international level, attracting not only trade interest but also..

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Verona: Attila, operatic drama

From 28 March 2008 to 06 April 2008

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Music & Show

Opera season at the Philharmonic Theatre of Verona: Attila, operatic drama in 3 acts by Giuseppe Verdi, libretto by Temistocle SoleraOpera and Ballet season 2007-2008operatic drama in 3 acts by Giuseppe Verdi libretto by Temistocle Solera Conductor Stefano Ranzani Director Georges Lavaudant..

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March 2008

Treviso: Flowers of Winter

From 01 December 2007 to 30 March 2008

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Food & Wine

Displays of Treviso and Venice: 10 grand events, to encountr, experience and sample.Flowers of Winter is the only appointment in the exhibitions of radicchio which in addition to the famous Rossotreviso and Rosacastello gatherings includes numerous further opportunities to sample this excellent..

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Venice: Opera and Ballet season 2007/2008

From 02 March 2008 to 30 March 2008

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Theatre & Dance

Many appointments at the Social Theate of Rovigo for singing and dance.Reaching its 192nd season, the new opera and ballet season at the Social Theate of Rovigo offers a rich programe of events until April.The programme offers historically and culturally renowned works, with the presentation of..

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Padua: Vintage bicycle exhibition

From 15 March 2008 to 30 March 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

La mostra ripercorre le tappe della storia della bicicletta dai modelli di fine Settecento e Ottocento ai giorni nostri. Oltre a 100 modelli "storici", della collezione di Luigi Cenzi, si possono ammirare alcune biciclette di metà Novecento e i modelli attuali.Con il patrocinio e la collaborazione..

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Vicenza: Theatre season 2007/2008

From 11 March 2008 to 27 March 2008

Theatre & Dance

Theatre season 2007/2008 at Cinema Teatro Super, Valdagno (Vicenza). 2008 performances. 11 March 2008 NATURALIS LABOR Alma de Tango Music and tango of the Argentinian barrios Directed and choreographed by Luciano Padovani27 March 2008 NATALINO BALASSOLa tosa e lo storione di Natalino..

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Venice: Montegrappa Trophy 2008

From 20 March 2008 to 24 March 2008

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Sport

There are to date more than 300 pilots listed as participants and the waiting list is ever growing.Among the entertainment on offer to the general public are a free-climbing wall, excursions by mountain bike and nordic walking as well as unforgettable flights in two-seater craft for the daring!..

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Asiago: Guided nightime tour of Altopiano di Asiago with ski sticks

From 24 November 2007 to 22 March 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

In the magical silence of the forests of the Altopiano, an evening walk with ski sticks in the snow providing enchanting contact with nature.The "Telemark Club 7 Comues" and the association "Biketrekking" offer a rich programme of guided nightime walks with snow shoes or on foot (if no snow). The..

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Venice: Twelve angry men

From 12 March 2008 to 18 March 2008

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Theatre & Dance

Performance directed by Alessandro Gassman written by Reginald Rose at Teatro Toniolo, Mestre .

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Venice: International Nautical Salon of Venice Festival of the Sea 2008

From 08 March 2008 to 16 March 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

For this seventh edition, the Salone is wearing new clothes. It is taking advantage of the name "Festival of the Sea", which indicates a celebration of the marine world, suited to the public at large, particularly attractive for sector operators.The fascinating frame naturally pro-posed by the city..

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Venice: Egle Renata Trincanato. Venezia: forma e rinnovamento

From 15 February 2008 to 16 March 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Con Egle Renata Trincanato. Venezia: forma e rinnovamento vengono presentati i risultati dellopera di riordino, schedatura e ricerca che lArchivio Progetti dellUniversit Iuav ha condotto a partire dal 2005 sul ricco fondo documentario della Trincanato, donato nel 2004 da Corrado ed Emiliano..

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Venice: Festa dello Sport senza frontiere

15 March 2008

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Sport

ProgrammaMattina ore 9,30 registrazione partecipanti a cura degli scout CNGEI di Venezia che curano tutta la logistica e i servizi ore 10,00 cerimonia apertura con saluti autorit ore 10,15 avvio Festa in contemporanea si disputeranno delle partite tra i ragazzi di varie nazionalit delle scuole..

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Vicenza: "A half-hour with Palladio"

From 01 January 1970 to 15 March 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Conversations in Palazzo Barbaran da Porto - 4 seasonNational and Regional Comittee for the commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the birth of Andrea Palladio (1508-2008)International Centre for Architectural Studies Andrea PalladioSaturday 15 March 2008, 11.30Guido Beltramini discusses the..

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Padua: Gianna Nannini in concert

12 March 2008

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Music & Show

Concert beigns 21:30. Information: 049 8644888

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Padua: IV Prose Season 2007/2008

12 March 2008

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Theatre & Dance

12 March 2008 ANGELA FINOCCHIARO MISS UNIVERSESHOW BEGINS 9PM

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Vicenza: Max Ernst

From 09 February 2008 to 09 March 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Il Comune di Vicenza, in collaborazione con la Regione Veneto e la galleria Arte Sgarro di Lonigo, presenta la mostra Max Ernst: opere grafiche, che si terrà alla Casa del Palladio e sarà aperta al pubblico da domani, 9 febbraio, al 9 marzo 2008.La mostra avr lintento di illustrare una delle..

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Padua: Quirino De Giorgio

From 01 January 2008 to 09 March 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Quirino De Giorgio. A Futurist of the Twentieth Century. Exhibition at the Cinema Altino, Via Altinate, Padova

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Vicenza: Gonalo Byrne, Architecture

From 11 December 2007 to 09 March 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

The famous Lisbon architect has designed an original housing for the display of models, images and videos of 12 works, a major representation of his cultural and professional journey over the last 10 years.A meeting of major contemporary architects at Vicenza.. In anticipation of the completition..

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Padua: Concert byAntonello Venditti

08 March 2008

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Music & Show

Concert byAntonello Venditti at Palanet in Padoua.

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Venice: I Miserabili - Io e Margaret Thatcher

07 March 2008

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Theatre & Dance

The Social Theatre of Rovigo opens its doors to the Prose Season 2008 with various performances of high artistic level, a meeting of generations.The theatre offers a rich programme of events until April.March offers the following work:- 'Les Miserables - me and Margaret Thatcher' 07/03/2008 at..

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Asiago: Asiago Lightflakes

From 01 March 2008 to 02 March 2008

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Music & Show

Second International Festival of Musical Fireworks at Asiago (Vicenza): three evenings beginning at 21.00 and located at the air traffic control station at Aisagos R. Sartori airport.Once again Asiago hosts the Second International Festival of Musical Fireworks. Three evenings of charged..

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Venice: Teatro 6 of Vicenza

02 March 2008

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Theatre & Dance

Teatro 6 of Vicenza: meeting of travelling theatre companies of Vicenza, witnessing 11 local troupes performing both italian and foreign comedies.Sunday 2nd March 2008 4pm. La Corte De Le Pignate by E. F. Calmieri performed by theLa Colombara company of Breganze (Vicenza).

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Venice: Spheres of the heavens, sphere of the earth - Globe from the 16th to 20th century

From 01 November 2007 to 02 March 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Museo Correr in Venice, the exhibition SPHERES OF THE HEAVENS, SPHERES OF THE EARTH GLOBES FROM THE 16TH TO 20TH CENTURY. This is the first exhibition in Italy dedicated to this theme.

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Verona: Oberto conte di San Bonifacio

From 22 February 2008 to 01 March 2008

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Music & Show

Opera season in the Philarmonic Theatre of Verona: Oberto conte di San Bonifacio.Opera and Ballet Season 2007-2008Drama in 2 acts by Giuseppe VerdiLibretto by Temistocle SoleraConductor Antonino Fogliani Director Pierluigi Pieralli Scenography Pierluigi Pieralli Costumes Pierluigi Pieralli

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Verona: Stagione Artistica 2007/2008

From 02 February 2008 to 01 March 2008

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Theatre & Dance

Gli appuntamenti della stagione lirica e balletto e della stagione sinfonica.La Stagione Sinfonica della Fondazione Arena al Teatro Filarmonico prosegue dal 26 ottobre, mentre la stagione Lirica e di Balletto inizier giovedì 13 dicembre. Concerti, opere e balletti eseguiti dall'Orchestra e il Coro..

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February 2008

Venice: Altogusto. The grand tradition of Belluno cuisine pays homage to Tiziano

From 10 November 2007 to 28 February 2008

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Food & Wine

Located in the splendid backdrop the Belluno Dolomites, eight artists of the kitchen encounter one of the greatest artists of canvas.Altogusto 2007/2008, the culinary meeting running from November to February in eight of the most renowned restaurants in the province of Belluno: Al Borgo inBelluno,..

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Verona: Scuola di ballo Accademia Teatro alla Scala

26 February 2008

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Theatre & Dance

Serenade coreografia G. Balanchine, musica P.I. Caikovskij; La bella addormentatadivertissement coreografia Mats Ek, musica P.I. Caikovskij,Con la scuola di ballo dell'Accademia Teatro alla Scala lo spettatore ha l'occasione di vedere - quasi viaggiando nel tempo - alcuni dei migliori danzatori di..

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Vicenza: The Call of March

24 February 2008

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Folklore

Sunday 24 February 2008 sees the reutrn of The Call of March at Recoaro Terme: a joyous celebration and rediscovery of the past, unique in its genre for originality and evocation...We have reached the 16th edition of this biannual event, reliving ancient traditions in a spectacular show. A large,..

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Venice: Faust

From 20 February 2008 to 24 February 2008

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Theatre & Dance

Spettacolo teatrale in scena al Teatro Toniolo di Mestre (VE) con Glauco Mauri e Roberto Sturno per la regia di Glauco Mauri su testo di J. W. Goethe, riduzione e adattamento di Dario Del Corno e Glauco Mauri.

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Venice: Figure parigine del primo Novecento

From 20 December 2007 to 24 February 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna, ospita dal 20 dicembre 2007 al 24 febbraio 2008 Edgard Chahine (1874 1947).Chi era Edgard Chahine? Nella Parigi del primo decennio del Novecento era più noto di Bonnard, disegnatore adulato del bel mondo, incisore di abilità prodigiosa, illustratore dei..

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Venice: Stagione di Prosa 2008

From 13 February 2008 to 23 February 2008

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Theatre & Dance

Il Teatro Sociale di Rovigo apre le porte alla stagione di Prosa 2008 con spettacoli di varia tipologia di alto livello artistico, quale momento d'incontro tra generazioniTorna la Stagione di Prosa al Teatro Sociale di Rovigo, con spettacoli di grandi autori e di grandi attori, con un ricco..

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Venice: Jef Neve Trio

21 February 2008

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Music & Show

Jef Neve - piano Piet Verbist - contrabbasso Teun Verbruggen - batteriaE' stato incoronato vincitore della prima edizione del premio Veneto Jazz Top Musician, il riconoscimento che l'associazione assegna a chi si distinto per la qualit della proposta artistica e per l'innovazione musicale. Cos,..

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Venice: Politics and the future of Italy

21 February 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Cultural meeting at the Conference Hall of the Sala Centro Culturale Candiani 4th floor Mestre (VE). 21 February 2008 Altiero Spinelli: The European Dream forum with Giuliano Amato, Ciriaco De Mita, Ezio Mauro

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Venice: Gelatine Lux

From 15 December 2007 to 17 February 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Palazzo Fortuny ospita la mostra di Maria Grazia Rosin Gelatine Lux. Trenta opere site specific realizzate in vetro soffiato dai maestri muranesi e un sistema fluttuante di suoni, in una grande installazione legata ai temi della luce e dell'acqua, che riprende e sottolinea la vocazione del luogo..

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Verona: Seconda Edizione Incontri Musicali 2007/2008

16 February 2008

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Music & Show

OMAGGIO A VIVALDIConcerto in Sol Maggiore per archi alla rustica RV 151 n11Concerto in mi minore Kv VIII -6 per Fagotto e Archi ContinuoLe Quattro StagioniViolino Solista 1 Violino Dellorchestra del Gran teatro la Fenice di VeneziaFagotto Solista 1 fagotto dellorchestra della Fondazione Arena di..

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Padua: Giovanni Guidi 4tet

16 February 2008

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Music & Show

Giovanni Guidi pianoforteDan Kinzelman sax tenore Stefano Senni contrabbassoJoao Lobo batteriaE' un artista della New Generation di Enrico Rava, il gruppo di giovani talenti che il più grande trombettista italiano ha raccolto attorno a s, confermando la sua dote di talent scout. Con Rava ha..

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Padua: IV Stagione di Prosa 2007/2008

14 February 2008

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Theatre & Dance

ARTEVEN CIRCUITO TEATRALE REGIONALETEATRI Spa TEATRO STABILE DEL VENETO CARLO GOLDONIQUANDO AL PAESE MEZOGIORNO SONA

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Vicenza: Stagione Teatrale 2007/2008

From 05 February 2008 to 13 February 2008

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Theatre & Dance

Un calendario di 7 spettacoli ricchi di emozioni, danza, cultura e divertimento.5 febbraio 2008 ANTONIO SALINES Il gatto in tasca di Georges Feydeau - Regia di Francesco Macedonio; 13 febbraio 2008 PATRIZIA MILANI CARLO SIMONI ALVISE BATTAIN Il teatro comico di Carlo Goldoni - Regia di Marco..

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Venice: Stagione Lirica e di Balletto 2007/2008

From 08 February 2008 to 10 February 2008

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Theatre & Dance

Tanti gli appuntamenti al Teatro Sociale di Rovigo all'insegna del bel canto e della danzaArrivata alla 192 edizione, torna la Stagione Lirica e di Balletto al Teatro Sociale di Rovigo con un programma ricco di appuntamenti fino ad aprile.Gli incontri previsti sono proposte di rinomata fama..

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Venice: When midday tolls in the country

08 February 2008

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Theatre & Dance

Theatrical performance from the text of Eugenio Ferdinando Palmieri and directed by Damiano Michieletto at the Teatro Toniolo of Mestre (VE)

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Vicenza: The Seven Deadly Sins and the search for lost virtue

From 06 November 2007 to 08 February 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

At the Cinema Teatro Super in Valdagno (Vicenza a cultural event dedicated to the Deadly sins.The programme features 8 films and 8 conferences.

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Vicenza: Ski-jump competition

03 February 2008

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Sport

Gallio Communal Cup. Exciting ski-jump competition (K90) in Pakstall, Gallio (province of Vicenza one-time location of important national and international events.

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Verona: From Russia with love

From 20 October 2007 to 03 February 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Dal Rinascimento alle opere di De Chirico. Cinque secoli di pittura italiana proveniente da Mosca, al Palazzo della Ragione nel cuore di VeronaA Verona, dal 20 ottobre 2007 al 3 febbraio 2008, sarà possibile ammirare la Pittura Italiana dal Cinquecento al Novecento proveniente dalla collezione del..

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Verona: Pap del Gnoco

From 13 January 2008 to 01 February 2008

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Folklore

In Piazza San Zeno tradizionale carnevale veroneseL'origine del carnevale veronese si fa solitamente risalire al 1531, anno in cui una grave carestia provoc laumento del prezzo della farina ed il conseguente rifiuto dei fornai di vendere il pane. Ai disordini che seguirono coinvolsero gli abitanti..

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January 2008

Verona: Mercatino dellantiquariato

27 January 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

Caratteristico mercatino dellantiquariato con più di cento espositori di oggettistica, mobili, tappeti, stampe, monete, libri antichi e porcellane per le vie del centro di Valeggio.Ogni quarta domenica del mese a Valeggio sul MincioDal 1994 mensilmente si tiene un ricco mercatino dell'antiquariato..

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Treviso: Campionato Mondiale di Ciclocross

From 26 January 2008 to 27 January 2008

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Sport

Magnifica competizione fra sportivi provenienti da tutta Europa che si disputa al Centro Sportivo Lago Le Bandie a Spresiano Lovadina (Treviso).

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Padua: Boccioni prefuturista

From 01 December 2007 to 21 January 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Un omaggio all'artista nel centenario del suo più lungo e fruttuoso soggiorno a Padova durante l'inverno del 1906-07Negli spazi da poco restituiti alla città della Galleria Civica d'Arte Contemporanea allestita la mostra dal titolo Boccioni prefuturista. Gli anni di Padova che ricostruisce il..

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Verona: Presepio nellArte e nella Tradizione

From 19 December 2007 to 20 January 2008

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Folklore

24 Edizione della Rassegna Internazionale del Presepio nellArte e nella Tradizione. Mostra allestita a Verona al'linterno degli arcovoli areniani, dove verranno esposti più di 400 presepiù provenienti da tutto il mondo facenti parte di collezioni private e musei internazionali. Appuntamento..

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Venice: Why be extraordinary...

From 16 January 2008 to 20 January 2008

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Theatre & Dance

Why be extraordinary when you can be yourselfSpettacolo di danza con dieci ballerini di Daniel Ezralow al Teatro Toniolo di Mestre (VE)

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Vicenza: Santi dei Remondini

From 08 December 2007 to 20 January 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Un affascinante percorso attraverso liconografia di santi e le raffigurazione religiose in mostra a Bassano del Grappa (Vicenza) al museo Remondini di Palazzo Sturm.A Bassano del Grappa, in Provincia di Vicenza, fino al 20 gennaio 2008 sarà possibile visitare la mostra 'I Santi dei Remondini' al..

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Treviso: 3 metri sopra il cielo

From 15 January 2008 to 16 January 2008

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Music & Show

Dopo il grande successo del romanzo di Federico Moccia e del film di Lucini, arriva finalmente anche a teatro la fantastica storia damore che ha fatto sognare ragazzi, teenager e adulti che si sono appassionati alla storia di Step e Babi. Una storia che parla damore, l'amore universale e senza..

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Vicenza: I Picai del recioto

13 January 2008

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Food & Wine

Prima pigiatura pubblica delluva garganega Piacere, tradizione e convivialit si daranno appuntamento in uno scenografico evento a Montorso Vicentino e più precisamente nella restaurata Villa da Porto - Barbaran (Vicenza maestosa dimora che domina la vallata ai piedi di Montorso, che aprirà..

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Padua: Giovanni Umicini

From 08 January 2008 to 13 January 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Giovanni Umicini. Per Padova. Mostra allestita a Padova presso il Museo Civico al Santo con più di 160 immagini in bianco e nero, realizzate dal grande maestro Giovanni Umicini nella città tra i primi anni cinquanta e i giorni nostri. In mostra più di 160 immagini in bianco e nero, realizzate da..

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Adria: Balkani

From 08 December 2007 to 13 January 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Il patrimonio del museo nazionale di Belgrado arriva ad Adria (Ro) con un'esposizione di reperti greci, romani, etruschiTesori straordinari da tombe principesche, statue in bronzo e in marmo, oreficerie e argenterie, ambre di altissimo livello artistico: sono questi gli oltre 250 capolavori d'arte..

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Verona: Pittosculture

From 08 December 2007 to 10 January 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Esposizione personale dell'artista Silvano Peruzzi presso la Succursale Banca Sella Nord Est Bovio Calederari di Legnago (VR). L'esposizione rientra nelliniziativa LArte si Mostra in Succursale che il Gruppo Banca Sella, di cui Banca Sella nord Est Bovio Calderai fa parte, porta avanti su tutto il..

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Treviso: Yoko Ono - Sognare

From 29 September 2007 to 07 January 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Saranno presenti e presentate tredici opere, opere nel senso di installazioni, con le quali i visitatori potranno avere uno scambio diretto significativo diverso dal concetto usuale di opera d'arte da contemplare e basta. A questo proposito, le installazioni Sky Watch Ladders e Wish Tree sono..

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Vicenza: Mercatino di Natale ad Asiago

From 24 November 2007 to 06 January 2008

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Fairs & Free Time

Incantevole mercatino natalizio allestito presso i Giardini di Piazza Carli.L'incantevole Mercatino di Natale di Asiago, ospitato nel magico scenario dei giardini, con le sue tipiche casette di legno, invita ad assaporare deliziosi dolci natalizi, a scoprire caratteristici addobbi per l'albero e la..

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Verona: Natale tra gli Olivi

From 08 December 2007 to 06 January 2008

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Folklore

Iniziative musicali, gastronomiche e artistiche vicino al porto di Garda (Verona dove ogni weekend sarà possibile degustare e acquistare i prodotti tipici della realt gardesano-baldense e assistere a spettacoli ed esposizioni varie.Oltre quaranta giorni di iniziative e proposte di intrattenimento..

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Verona: Il presepe del lago

From 08 December 2007 to 06 January 2008

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Folklore

Presepio della nativit nell'acqua a Peschiera del Garda (Verona). Rappresentazione subacquea della nativit, visibile da Ponte San Giovanni sul Canale di Mezzo.

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Rovigo: La Fragilità dell'Urna

From 05 October 2007 to 06 January 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Mostra archeologica al Museo dei Grandi Fiumi a Rovigo in Piazzale S. Bartolomeo.La mostra illustra le scoperte archeologiche rinvenute nella necropoli di Narde (Fratta Polesine, Rovigo).Il 5 di ottobre stata inaugura al Museo dei Grandi Fiumi di Rovigo la mostra Archeologica "La Fragilit..

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Venice: Abu Ghraib. Abuso di potere

From 08 December 2007 to 06 January 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Opere su carta di Susan Crile mostra a Venezia, Palazzo Mocenigo (Santa Croce 1992)Fino al 6 gennaio 2008dalle ore 10.00 alle ore 16.00chiuso luned, e il 1 gennaioCatalogo GangemiVentinove opere su carta di Susan Crile, artista statunitense, ispirate dallorrore delle foto scattate nel carcere..

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Belluno: Tiziano. The last act.

From 15 September 2007 to 06 January 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Una mostra unica e affascinante sul grande Tiziano, il divin pittore bellunese, allestita nelle sale di Palazzo Crepadona. La città di Belluno celebra il grande maestro di Pieve di Cadore con una mostra dal titolo 'Tiziano, l'ultimo atto' allestita nelle sale di Palazzo Crepadona dal 15 settembre..

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Venice: Exhibition on Gabriele Basilico

From 18 December 2007 to 06 January 2008

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Exhibitions & Art

Esposizione delle fotografie originali dedicate a mestre e la terraferma visitabile dal lunedi al sabato dalle ore 10:10 alle ore 12:30 e dalle ore 15:30 alle ore 19:30

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Padua: Kriss & The Soul Band

05 January 2008

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Music & Show

Presso la nuova Sala Teatro Falcone Borsellino di Limena (Padova alle ore 21, Kriss & The Soul Band. Concerto di musica soul e jazz.

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Vicenza: Fiaccolata della Befana

05 January 2008

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Folklore

Grande fiaccolata con i maestri di sci e spettacolo pirotecnico sulle nevi del Kaberlaba di Asiago.Tradizionale appuntamento sulle piste del Kaberlaba organizzato dalle Scuole Sci Asiago7Comuni.Suggestiva discesa dei maestri con le fiaccole, fal della "vecia", arrivo della Befana sugli sci. Al..

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Vicenza: Tour de Ski

04 January 2008

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Sport

Gara sprint di sci di fondo valida per la Coppa del Mondo sulle piste del Golf Arena di AsiagoLa gara, inserita nel prestigioso circuito come la scorsa stagione, in calendario il 4 gennaio dopo le tappe in Repubblica Ceca e in Germania, e precede quelle della Val di Fiemme.Dopo il successo del..

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Padua: Concerto di Capodanno

01 January 2008

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Music & Show

Al Teatro Pietro DAbano di Abano Terme (Padova) alle ore 17:00 Concerto di Capodanno.

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Padua: Bulgarian Dream Dancers

01 January 2008

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Music & Show

Alle ore 17:00 presso il Teatro Verdi di Padova Spettacolo di Capodanno Bulgarian Dream Dancers: danze acrobatiche, sportive, coreografiche e folcloristiche.

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