Christmas at the Massimo

Christmas at the Massimo

From December 12 a full program of events for all tastes.


December 12 and 13
by and with Dosto & Yevsky
Music by Stefano Roffi and Giovanni Zappalorto
Teatro Massimo Orchestra and Chorus
Follow our good friends Dosto & Yevsky as they tell the story of Cinderella in words and music. A little opera, a little jazz, a little rap as the plot evolves and you will find yourself thrilled!


December 18 to 29
Second day of the Ring in the new production staged by Graham Vick with a special take on the complex and intense plot and characters.

Tempo di Gospel 1

December 20, 11.30am
South Carolina Mass Choir
After last year’s huge success, we are happy to welcome back this wonderful ensemble for a traditional Gospel concert.

Fermarono i cieli – Concerto di Natale

December 27, 11.30am
by Peppe Servillo and Ambrogio Sparagna
Let us celebrate Christmas with a programme dedicated to folk music from southern Italy, with the Orchestra Popolare Italiana, the Youth Chorus and the Rainbow Chorus (Coro Arcobaleno) of the Teatro Massimo.

Tempo di Gospel 2

December 28, 8.30pm
Virginia State University Gospel Choir
Join us for this special concert with one of the most world-renowned Gospel Choirs.

Concerto di Capodanno

January 1 2016, 6.30pm
A warm welcome to the New Year with music by Verdi, Čajkovskij, Gounod, Arditi, Lehár, Offenbach and Strauss with soprano Desirée Rancatore and tenor Paolo Fanale.


January 2016, 5.30pm
Opera Strabuffa for SeiOttavi, Youth Chorus and Rainbow Chorus (Coro Arcobaleno), Teatri Alchemici, Teatro Massimo Ottoni animati.
A social as well as cultural project for families staged by Teatri Alchemici.

Give a musical present this year!

Gift ideas for any budget. Opera, classical music, ballet, family performances: take your pick and join us