May 21, 2019

CLASSICAL MUSIC: CONTEMPO ART ENSEMBLE conducted by Vittorio Ceccanti. Music of Reich, Adams, Glass, and Herrmann. Teatro del Maggio, Piazzale Vittorio Gui, 1. 8 pm. FLORENCE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA SOLOISTS. Music [...]

Museum Extended Hours & Discounted Admission

Good Deals

To celebrate the cultural aspects of the EU, the third Saturday in May is designated European Museum Night (Notte dei Musei), offering dinnertime visiting hours and discounted admission. This year, the following sites can be [...]

ORT’s Season Grand Finale Concert

Arts Guide

Time is of the essence for Florence’s classic music lovers, as the talented Orchestra della Toscana ends its 2018-2019 season this Thursday, May 16 at 9 pm in the historical Teatro Verdi. The evening will [...]

May Movies in English at the Odeon

Movie Scene

  This month at Florence’s Odeon Cinema, movie goers will have more opportunities to see The Avengers: End Game, the nail-biting film that has broken records with its $1.2 billion worldwide opening weekend.  Stan and [...]

Artemisia Gentileschi & Da Vinci Discoveries


“Hidden in plain sight” is a phrase that is thrown around freely nowadays. Paintings like “Saint Catherine of Alexandria” by Artemisia Gentileschi and Leonardo da Vinci’s Sketch 8P, located in two separate sections of the [...]