Operas are typically performed in their original language with Italian
subtitles. Get the full story before the opera! Select Italy offers a variety of libretti in
English to complement your opera tickets.
Dress nicely for Italian musical events. You may be turned away if you are
dressed too casually. Opening night opera performances require a full dark suit for men, an
elegant dress for ladies.
Operas, ballets and concerts can run anywhere from 1.5 to 3+ hours.
Consider your evening transportation options for returning to your hotel. Some trains or
public transportation may not be available after 10:30 pm.
Some theaters may be equipped for those with disabilities. Please contact
Select Italy for further details.
MUSICA in MASCHERA is a charming concert-entertainment unique in the world joining the art of melodrama and the mysterious and enchanted world of Venetian masks. Musicians and singers from the best Italian orchestras perform the finest Opera arias enriched by eighteenth century costumes and perturbing handcrafted masks. You will hear selections from a variety of well-known operas including: LA TRAVIATA, RIGOLETTO, LA BOHEME, MADAMA BUTTERFLY and more.