April 13, 2019

CHILDREN’S EASTER PARTY & EGG DECORATIONThe undercroft of St. James American Church, via Rucellai. 9.  4 – 6 pm.

FREE GREGORIAN CHANT CONCERT performed by the Coro Viri Galilaei.  Church of San Miniato al Monte.  4 pm.

MANODOPERA, THE ART OF HANDWORK CRAFTS FAIR. Piazza Santissima Annunziata.

CLASSICAL MUSIC: PIANO CONCERT by Angela Hewitt. Music of Bach. Teatro della Pergola. 4 pm.

THE ROSSINI GAME conducted by Pietro Mazzetti. Teatro del Maggio, Piazzale Vittorio Gui, 1. 4:30 pm.

MOVIES IN ENGLISH: THE AFTERMATH starring Keira Knightley, Alexander Skarsgard, and Jason Clarke. Cinema Odeon, Piazza Strozzi. 4 & 9 pm. PETERLOO starring Rory Kinnear and Maxime Peake. Cinema Odeon, Piazza Strozzi. 6 pm.

FLORENCE BIKE FESTIVAL. Cascine Park.  

EXHIBITIONS:

LEONARDO DA VINCI, L’INGEGNO, IL TESSUTO. Museo del Tessuto, via Puccetti 3 Prato.  Hours Tuesday – Thursday: 10 am – 3 pm; Friday and Saturday: 10 am – 7 pm; Sunday: 3 – 7 pm; closed Monday Admission: 7 euros; reduced admission: 5 euros.

ANIMALIA FASHION; a fashion show inspired by art in the natural world. Fashion Museum, Pitti Palace. Open 8:15 am – 6:50 pm. Admission: 16 euro (includes entrance to all Pitti Palace museums)

FEMININE VOCABULARY; BETWEEN TALENT AND DUTY 1861-1921. Pitti Palace. Open 8:15 am – 6:50 pm. Admission: €16 (includes entrance to all Pitti Palace museums).

WHAT I SAW ON THE ROAD, works by Kiki Smith. Andito degli Angiolini, Pitti Palace. Open 8:15 am – 6 pm, closed Monday. Admission included in a ticket to the Pitti Palace:  €16 per person and €8 for EU residents ages 18 to 25.

“VERROCCHIO, MASTER OF LEONARDO.” Palazzo Strozzi and the Bargello. Open daily 10 am to 8 pm, Thursdays 10 am to 11 pm. Admission €13.  Entrance to the Bargello is €9 or €6 with the Strozzi ticket.

LEONARDO da VINCI AND FLORENCE: “THE CODEX ATLANTICUS.” Sala dei Gigli, Palazzo Vecchio. Open daily 9 am to 11 pm, Thursdays 9 am to 2 pm. Admission €12.50, includes entrance to Palazzo Vecchio’s exhibitions and museums except for the tower.

LEONARDO da VINCI AND FLORENCE: “TRACES OF THE BATTLE OF ANGHIARI.” Sala dei Gigli, Palazzo Vecchio. Open daily 9 am to 11 pm, Thursdays 9 am to 2 pm. Admission €12.50, includes entrance to Palazzo Vecchio’s exhibitions and museums except for the tower.

LEONARDO DA VINCI, L’INGEGNO, IL TESSUTO. Museo del Tessuto, via Puccetti 3 Prato.  Hours Tuesday – Thursday: 10 am – 3 pm; Friday and Saturday: 10 am – 7 pm; Sunday: 3 – 7 pm; closed Monday Admission: 7 euros; reduced admission: 5 euros.

GALILEO CHINI: HORIZONS OF WATER. PALP Praetorian Palace, Pontedera. Hours: Tues. through Sun. 10 am – 8 pm. Admission: €6