This site uses cookies and its other sites to improve your experience of browsing and buying online by analyzing your preferences and by offering services and functionality closer to your interests. If you continue to browse you accept the use of these cookies.
Catalogue
catalogo StreamOpera
THEATRES

Arena Di Verona

Arena Di Verona

The Arena in Verona

The Arena in Verona has always been considered the largest opera theatre in the world: its surface area is three times the size of a normal stage inside an enclosed theatre, extending 47 by 28 meters, excluding the wings, with a seating capacity that can reach up to 14,000 spectators. The area has a potential of hosting 700,000 spectators per season.
Half of the theatre-going public is foreign, and it is precisely for this reason that the Arena holds another first, that of being the most international opera theatre, for both artists and public.
In 2013 the 100th anniversary of the first performance of Aida in the Arena was celebrated. The Verona Opera Festival came into being on the 10th of August 1913 (to celebrate the first centenary of Giuseppe Verdi's birth) on the wishes of the tenor Giovanni Zenatello and the famous orchestra conductor, Tullio Serafin.
Before then, in the 19th century, the Arena was already considered the ideal place for theatrical and musical works, but with Aida in 1913, from the production by the Veronese architect Ettore Fagiuoli, took off the idea of a structured festival, recurring yearly.
And with the Opera Festival, Italian and international culture has been enriched with a new way of presenting the performing arts, a feature that has helped to make Verona one of the European capitals of music.
The Arena in Verona's website: www.arena.it
 
Related operas
Recommended contents
La bohème  Teatro Carlo Felice di Genova  17-12-2011
Giacomo Puccini
Teatro Carlo Felice di Genova
2011
La bohème  Teatro Carlo Felice di Genova  05-04-2014
Giacomo Puccini
Teatro Carlo Felice di Genova
2014
Luisa Miller  Teatro Carlo Felice di Genova  28-11-2014
Giuseppe Verdi
Teatro Carlo Felice di Genova
2014
Don Giovanni  Royal Opera House  08-09-2008
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Royal Opera House
2008
logo StreamOpera
StreamOpera OPERA through High quality streaming on demand, is property of VideoErre S.r.l VAT number 08545960018 registered office Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 40, Turin, Italy
Call +39 011 590930
Subscibe to our newsletter
Secure payement

Home | Interviews | About us | partners | Offers |