May 24, 2019

CLASSICAL MUSIC:  FORTEPIANO RECITAL by Jin Ji. Music of Beethoven and Schumann. Sala Orchestra Teatro del Maggio, Piazzale Vittorio Gui, 1. 8 pm. FABBRICA EUROPA 2019 FESTIVAL. PARC, Teatro della [...]

This Week

Jazz Offerings at Piazzale Michelangelo’s Flower

Pop-up restaurant/bar Flower al Piazzale in Piazzale Michelangelo is offering two exciting live performances from leading jazz musicians on the evenings Friday, May 24 and Saturday, May 25. The venue will also provide an all-Tuscan [...]

Bardi Chapel Facelift in Santa Croce


Giotto is considered one of the best artists of early Italian art. His evolving style introduced the practice of studying and painting correct anatomical figures, setting the stage for later artists of the Renaissance who [...]

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 [...]