Verona Summer Theatre 2015

of unmissable appointments of dance, music and theatre at the Roman Theatre and the Camploy Theatre

From 18 June 2015 to 14 August 2015


Verona Jazz and the 67th edition of Estate Teatrale Veronese were inaugurated on 18th June: the festival of prose, music and dance will continue until 14th August with many extraordinary events at the Roman Theatre and the Camploy Verona Theatre. The Verona Jazz Festival 2015 also includes the Shakespeare festival in Verona, Italy 2015.

The Estate Teatrale Veronese at the Roman Theatre was founded in 1948 and, thanks to its growing success year after year, it has now become one of the most important and acclaimed events in Verona.

Organized with great enthusiasm by the city of Verona, the Estate Teatrale Veronese this year offers a really amazing program with the Goldoni comedy 'The Rusteghi', two performances of Shakespeare, the choreographic spectacle of Momix, the modern lightness of the Ballets Jazz de Montréal and , with regard to music, the Verona Jazz Festival in 2015 and the exhibition 'Rumors - Voice Inferences'. Some shows will be held in the historic and charming Roman Theatre and others in the modern and elegant Camploy Verona Theatre.

But let's have a look at the details of the event list of the estate teatrale Veronese, which this year will again start with two events dedicated to music, 'Rumors - Voice Inferences' and the famous Verona Jazz Festival which will both take place in the magnificent setting of the Roman Theatre.

The task of opening the musical show 'Rumors' will be assigned to Asaf Avidan, who became famous worldwide with the song 'One Day'. The original Israeli musician and songwriter will present on 18th June at the Estate Teatrale Veronese his new album Gold Shadow.

On 19th June the biggest rock poet of all time, Patti Smith will be on stage. The American artist will present her first album 'Horses' with the original line-up, which recorded the album with her in 1975. There will be a very exciting moment before the concert when the City of Verona will give the singer an award for her commitment for the arts and society.

On 20th June, the closing night of 'Rumors', it will be the turn of an Italian singer with an extraordinary voice and unmistakable style: Nina Zilli. In Verona, during Verona Jazz Festival 2015, the Emilia-born artist will present her latest work 'Phrases and Smoke'.

The program of the Verona Jazz Festival in 2015 provides five events with international music: 21st June will see the duo Paolo Fresu and Daniele Di Bonaventura, while the protagonist of 22nd June will be Richard Galliano, French accordionist, who will present a tribute to Nino Trota.

The Estate Teatrale Veronese will continue with the performance of the Village Vanguard scheduled for 23rd June while the next day Mauro Ottolini & Sousaphonix Orchestra will take the stage to accompany the images in black and white of the film 'Seven Chances' by Buster Keaton.

The Verona Jazz in 2015 will end with the concert 'Piano Solo' of the composer, singer and pianist Stefano Bollani, one of the most talented composers of the Italian scene.

The Verona Shakepeare Festival at the Teatro Romano opens instead with two performances included in the program: the premiere of Tom Stoppard's 'Rosencratz and Guildenstern are dead' will be staged on 2nd to 5th July while from 22nd to 25th July Nancy Brilli will be the star of 'The Taming of the Shrew', directed by Cristina Pezzoli. From July 9th to 14th July you can attend the first national of 'I Rusteghi', the famous comedy by Carlo Goldoni, with the wise direction of Giuseppe Emiliani.

The Verona, Italy Shakespeare Festival in 2015 proposes a series of unmissable appointments also in the dance section: on 16th and 17th July, the historical Ballets Jazz de Montréal company will present the triptych 'Zero On', while there is great expectation for Momix, in Verona in 2015 with their last show 'W Momix Forever'. From July 28th to 9th August Momix, one of the most valued companies in the world, will celebrate 35 years of intense activity, offering a collection of their best choreographies.

The Summer Theatre Festival in Verona in 2015 - dance section, will close on 14th August with a spectacular gala. The Ballet of the Arena will captivate audiences with two choreographies by Renato Zanella dedicated to the great Stravinsky: 'The Firebird' and 'The Rite of Spring'.

The Verona Camploy Theatre program also presents a rich and varied program: the prose section will begin with the group Cantieri Invisibili that from 1st to 4th July will present 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' directed by Mario Gonzales.

The Verona Shakepeare Festival in 2015 will devote two evenings to children: 7th and 8th July will stage two shows in national premiere: ''The caterpillar eats everything'' directed by Nicoletta Vicentini and 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' with directed by Mirco Cittadini. From 14th to 17th July the company Punto in Movimento/Shiftingpoint will present the national premiere of the unmissable acrobatic comedy 'War of Harlequin' based on a text by Carlo Goldoni.

The Spellbound Dance Company will inaugurate the dance section of the summer Verona Jazz Festival 2015 at the Verona Camploy Theatre with 'Triptych', three charming choreographies by Mauro Astolfi. On 18th July the company Versiliadanza will take the sage with the show by Angelo Torriani Evangelisti '7th Sense' to present the, while on 25th July it will be the turn of the Fabula Saltica Society with choreography by Claudio Ronda 'Ballades'.

The Shakespeare Festival Verona, Italy continues with 'Sakura Blues' by Marisa Regazzo and Omid Ighani, on stage on Tuesday 28th July with the DaCru Dance Company, while on 31st July and 1st August the Ersiliadanza company proposes the national premiere of 'De Rerum Natura'.

The last show for the estate teatrale veronese in 2015 at the Teatro Camploy is 'Mais n'est pas encore la nuit -de guerre e de mixitude', staged July 21 to 24 at the Grotta delle Boccare with a national premiere. The show, produced for the centenary of the First World War will feature music by Franco Battiato, composed for the occasion.

From 18th June to 14th August Jazz Verona 2105 events present the new edition of Estate Teatrale Veronese, with many great events of music, drama and dance. Do not miss the opportunity to get involved in this magical atmosphere that the Verona Teatro Camploy gives each summer: book one of our hotels and discover all the beauties of the city of Verona!

By Insidecom Editorial Staff


Period: From 18 June 2015 to 14 August 2015

Event location: Verona, Roman Theatre and Camploy Theatre

Contacts: for information and tickets for the Shakespeare Festival in Verona and the Verona Teatro Camploy visit

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