The Best 3 Venues to Experience The Opera in Milan


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Italy is the birthplace of opera. The two go together like wine and cheese, Romeo and Juliet or Anthony and Cleopatra. And few names in opera are more evocative than La Scala, Milan’s sumptuous 18th century concert hall. So whether you are an opera buff or are planning a trip to Italy’s second largest city, here’s all you need to know...

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Tickets for the Opera in Venice Made Easy


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Opera in Venice: Enjoy a day at the Opera Buying tickets for the opera in Venice can be an intimidating task. There is the language barrier in dealing with the theater staff, the doubt of not being familiar with the layout of the seats, and, of course, not knowing when and where to purchase tickets. Panorama of the La Fenice theater interior...

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How to get Tickets for La Scala Opera House in Milan


Tickets for La Scala Opera House in Milan

XIX century print, Piazza della Scala, Milan Purchasing opera tickets in Italy can be an overwhelming task, but for Milan’s prestigious opera house La Scala, it can be even more confusing! For a hassle-free experience read our suggestions about seats and tickets for La Scala Opera House in Milan. First, if you are planning your trip...

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Adieu, Maestro: A Tribute to Abbado [VIDEO]


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January 20 was a marked day of sadness to the musical world, as it lost one of its Italian greats to a lengthy battle with terminal illness. Claudio Abbado was revered throughout the international music community as one of the best conductors to have ever lived. He was remembered in a tribute concert of Beethoven's Funeral March, played to an...

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