Florence's Opera House

Velona’s Jungle Luxury Suites overlooks Florence's new opera house, the Opera di Firenze, home to the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino annual arts festival directed by Maestro Zubin Mehta.

Enjoy the city's most important classical music events just steps from our front door. The schedule for the 2016/2017 is below, and we can arrange for tickets in advance of your arrival upon request!

 

La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini, Opera
Thurs 17 November, 8 pm; Sat 19 November, 8 pm; Sun 20 November, 3:30 pm; Tues 22 November, 8 pm; Wed 23 November, 8 pm; Sat 26 November, 8 pm; Sun 27 November 3:30 pm

Daniel Oren, Concert
Fri 25 November, 8 pm

50th Anniversary of the Florence Flood, Concert
Sun 27 November, 9 pm

Satie et ses amis, Concert
Wed 29 November, 8 pm

Nabucco by Giuseppe Verdi, Opera
Tues 20 December, 8 pm; Thurs 22 December, 8 pm; Sat 24 December, 3:30 pm; Tues 27 December, 8 pm

Le voci bianche del Maggio (Children's Choir), Concert
Wed 21 December, 8 pm

Concerto di Natale (Christmas Concert), Concert
Fri 23 December, 8 pm

Mika - Sinfonia Pop, Concert
Fri 3o December, 8 pm; Sat 31 December, 8 pm

Faust by Charles Gounod, Opera
Fri 20 January, 8 pm; Sun 22 January, 3:30 pm; Tues 24 January, 8 pm; Tues 31 January, 8 pm; Fri 3 February, 8 pm

Juraj Valčuha, Concert
Thurs 2 February, 8 pm

Hamburg Ballet, Dance
Fri 10 February, 8 pm; Sat 11 February, 8 pm; Sun 12 February, 3:30 pm

John Axelrod, Concert
Fri 17 February, 8 pm

Marc Albrecht, Concert
Tues 21 February, 8 pm

Fabio Luisi, Concert
Sat 25 February, 8 pm

Le Convenienze e Inconvenienze Teatrali by Gaetano Donizetti, Opera
Tues 28 February, 8 pm; Wed 1 March, 8 pm

Myung-Whun Chung, Concert
Sat 4 March, 8 pm; Sun 5 March, 4:30 pm

Lang Lang, Concert
Sat 11 March, 9 pm

Il Flauto Magico by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Concert
Thurs 23 March, 8 pm; Fri 14 March, 8 pm; Sat 25 March, 8 pm; Sun 26 March, 3:30 pm; Tues 28 March, 8 pm; Wed 29 March, 8 pm

La Piramide di Luce, Project at the Opera
Tues 4 April 10 am; Wed 5 April 8 pm; Thurs 6 April, 10 am; Thurs 6 April, 8 pm; Fri 7 April 10 am; Fri 7 April, 8 pm