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Italian Opera Taormina

Via Don Bosco, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 340 642 6230
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Italian Opera in Taormina
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Italian opera and wine tasting experience in Taormina
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TAORMINA INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL
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Embark on an extraordinary journey with the most famous arias and duets from the greatest Italian operas. Enjoy music from operas such as Le Nozze di Figaro by W.A.Mozart, La Traviata by G.Verdi, Madame Butterfly, Tosca, and La Bohème by G.Puccini and Elisir d'Amore by G.Donizetti, interpreted by professional singers who have performed in the most important Italian and international theaters, performed with piano accompaniment. The evening will be held in the Cine Teatro 'San Giorgio' where you will be offered a drink and can take in an extraordinary panorama view of Taormina
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  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm, 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Via Don Bosco, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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"glass of prosecco"
in 37 reviews
"wonderful evening"
in 22 reviews
"spend an evening"
in 16 reviews
"small theatre"
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"terrace overlooking"
in 13 reviews
"interval drinks"
in 11 reviews
"free prosecco"
in 6 reviews
"excellent singers"
in 5 reviews
"o sole mio"
in 4 reviews
"light hearted"
in 4 reviews
"piano playing"
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"entertaining evening"
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"box office"
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"lovely touch"
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"great introduction"
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"beautiful music"
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"the main square"
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

A great evening in a nice setting (well especially in the break when you go onto the roof terrace for a glass of Proseco. This evening can be a great introduction to some of the opera classics and would leave you wanting more. Or equally...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Don’t bother with the wine tasting tour. Just try and see the show. It’s great. Even if you don’t like opera. It’s just something you must do. The opera house is unremarkable apart from the stunning views from the terrace in the interval where you...More

Thank Queenpeafrog
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Loved it. Booked on the morning. Sent an e-ticket. Found the theatre on a few roads high above the main town. Arrived at 8:30pm and were first in the queue before the 9:15pm start. We were able to sit anywhere and chose the front row...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

booked advanced two spots for me and my boyfriend. We arrived 7 minutes before the start of concert. We were announced we have to st separate on extra seats, Of course didnt feel like being separate from person i love. Thank you for srcewing the...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

The concert consisted of a soprano, a tenor and a pianist performing a selection of Italian Opera arias, duets and piano. The music was a lovely selection and the atmosphere in the old opera house was relaxed and friendly. A drink was served in the...More

Thank Jmd4649
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

A perfectly enjoyable evening. Surprisingly sold out. Very cute young opera singers with big smiles on their faces, like most of the audience. If you’re a casual opera fan, you’ll love it.

Thank Scott S
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

During September we visited the Italian Opera in Taormina and given the fact that tickets were sold at 30 Euros each, we were pleasantly surprised....... The mix or arias sung were less known but very enjoyable nonetheless as the soprano was excellent. The tenor was...More

Thank H1CAJ
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

A magical evening of opera by talented singers and pianist. In the interval we were invited outside to a terrace where the views were amazing and we were offered a glass of prosecco. A great way to spend an evening in Taormina. You need to...More

Thank Lizzymj
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Any night out in Taormina is a good situation! However, the experience was not without its frustrations such as the 'every-man-for-himself' seating arrangements. Don't expect too much, just enjoy the night out and the views from the terrace at the interlude.

Thank Steve D
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

We enjoyed our evening listening to various popular arias at this quirky little Opera House. Don't expect anything too highbrow - just go and soak up the typically Italian atmosphere and hum along to well know pieces. It made for a very jolly night out.

Thank Tina R
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Charlotte B
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
Yes we saw people buying tickets on the night
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dorisleif
17 May 2017|
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Response from Timtravels2012 | Reviewed this property |
The Opera starters usually at 21:00 tickets best booked in advance
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29 March 2017|
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Response from Silvia D | Property representative |
You can Buy bilgietti on the internet site : italianoperataormina
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