MACERATA OPERA FESTIVAL
From 19 July to 11 August it's time to enjoy the Macerata Opera Festival: Carmen, Macbeth and Rigoletto are the title of the 2019 #RossoDesiderio (Red as Desire) edition on the Sferisterio stage.
This is the 55th edition of one of the most succesful Summer Opera Festival bringing you in the heart of the Marche Region, a land of history, traditions and endless flavours. Discover more with exclusive tours created to show you the beauty of this city and its surroundings.
Do you want more? From Recanati to Ascoli, from Jesi to Pesaro, explore our beautiful land and travel with us Around Marche!
Make your Opera Passion #RossoDesiderio: Macerata Opera Festival's is all about jealousy, power and possesion. The 55th edition is red as passion with Carmen, Macbeth and Rigoletto on stage at the wonderful Arena Sferisterio. The festival Music Director Francesco Lanzillotta will be also on stage as Carmen's conductor, just one of the quality names part of the event.
Enjoy the notes of Bizet and Verdi's masterpieces among the art, history and traditions of the Marche Region
APERITIFS ON THE BALCONY
VERTICAL TASTINGS OF D.O.C. WINES
A toast to music in the Arena Sferisterio: In the marvellous setting of its balcony, glasses overflowing with excellent wines are, in the words of the poet Leopardi, “watching endless spaces…”.
THE SECRETS OF THE SFERISTERIO
GUIDED TOUR WITH THE FRIENDS OF THE SFERISTERIO ASSOCIATION
Uncover the history of the theatre and of Macerata backstage. Glimpse inside the dressing rooms and enjoy the buzz behind the scenes before performances. Walk through usually off-limit areas where Pavarotti and Nureyev waited before going onstage, and see the orchestra stalls from the perspective of the performers.Info Request
The Macerata Opera Festival is a sepcial occasion to discover all the beauty preserved in a land full of flavours and colours: take your time to walk in the city to discover its wonderful treasures. The Marche Region has a lot of story we want to share with you. That's way, with the Around Marche tours, Macerata becomes just one of many stops you won't be disappointed with.
Let's focus on the South of the region to spend 4 wonderful days, from Macerata & Recanati to Jesi & Ascoli Piceno, among history, art and, of course good foos and wines. You will ha ve the chance to know more about the Arena Sferisterio, Casa Leopardi, Caffè Melletti and be surprised by the breathtaking landscapes.
Have you fallen in love with the Marche Region? Keep travelling to explore more with a complete tour bringing you north to south: 6 days to move from the historical places of Urbino & Pesaro to the characteristic villages around Macerata such us Urbisaglia and Ripatransone. Explore the wonders of the Marche Region: live a special experience in a unique journey in the heart of Italy between art, music and food.Info Request