June 12, 2019

LECTURE IN ENGLISH. Dianne Hales presents, “La Passione: How Italy Seduced the World.” British Institute Library. Palazzo Lanfredini, Lungarno Guicciardini 9. 6 pm. Admission: €6, which includes drinks & snacks.

MARTHA GRAHAM DANCE COMPANY. Teatro della Pergola, Via della Pergola, 12/32. 8 pm.

MOVIE IN ENGLISH: ROCKETMAN starring Taron Egerton, Richard Madden and Bryce Dallas Howard. Cinema Odeon, Piazza Strozzi. 9 pm.

CLASSICAL MUSIC:  THE SEASON. Fioriosus, a new two-act opera by Roberto Scarcella-Perino. Villa La Pietra, Via Bolognese, 120. 9:30 pm.

EXHIBITIONS:

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

DRAWINGS AND WATERCOLORS FROM THE HORNE COLLECTION. Horne Museum, via de’ Benci 7. Open 10 am – 2 pm. Admission: €7 full, €5 reduced, free guided tours on Saturdays.

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF DANCE: ISADORA DUNCAN AND THE FIGURATIVE ARTS IN ITALY BETWEEN 1800 AND AVANT GARDE. Villa Bardini, 10 am – 7 pm, €10. Stefano Bardini Museum, Monday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 11 am – 5 pm, €7.

SUSTAINABLE THINKING. Salvatore Ferragamo Museum, Palazzo Spini Feroni. Open 10 am – 7:30 pm. Admission: €8, free for those under 10 and 65 and over.

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

RIRKRIT TIRAVANIJA: TOMORROW IS THE QUESTION.  Luigi Pecci Contemporary Arts Center, Viale della Repubblica 277. Open 10 am – 8 pm, Admission: €10.

HELMUT NEWTON PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION. Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art Gallery, Via Folgore, 11, San Gimignano.  Open 10 am – 7:30 pm.  Admission: €9 full, €7 reduced.

EXPLORE – SULLA LUNA E OLTRE. BLU Palazzo d’Arte e Cultura, Lungarno Gambacorti, 9 Pisa.  Open 10 am – 7 pm. Admission: 6, reduced admission: 4.