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Verona - 14 July 2017 - Alice Pedocchi

The 95th edition of the Verona Arena Opera Festival will be held between 23rd June and 27th August 2017. A rich programme of events and stars held over a total of 48 evenings. There are five operas and three gala performances, including the highly anticipated event, “Roberto Bolle and Friends”.

Artists from the Complessi Artistici della Fondazione Arena di Verona will be playing a major part in the programme, as well as numerous mime actors and extras. A series of unmissable events in this wonderful festival which has enchanted more than 370,000 spectators in previous years.

Below you will find the programme of events so have your diary to hand. Not to be missed!


Madama Butterfly ©Ennevi

Madama Butterfly ©Ennevi



Nabucco (new production)

23 June – 26 August

Aida – production of La Fura dels Baus

24 June – 23 July


01 July – 27 July

Madama Butterfly

08 July – 19 August

Roberto Bolle and Friends

17 July

Gala Domingo – Antología de la Zarzuela

21 July

Aida – Historic 1913 edition

28 July – 27 August


05 August – 25 August

Gala: 9 Beethoven Symphonies

15 August




The Verona Arena

Piazza Bra, 1

37121 Verona


Photo: with the kind permission of the Fondazione Arena di Verona

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