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Spoleto Festival 2020, Spoleto, Italy
August 20 - August 30
The spectacular Umbrian city of Spoleto will once more host the Spoleto Festival this August. The 63th Spoleto Festival of Two Worlds will take place from 20 to 23, and 27 to 30 August, 2020.
Directed by Giorgio Ferrara, the festival will comprise of eight evening of concerts held in the Piazza Duomo and the Roman Theatre.
Italian artists including Monica Bellucci, Roberto Abbado, Isabella Ferrari and Riccardo Muti will participate. Others include: Andrea Battistoni, Roberto Capucci, Silvia Colasanti, Emma Dante, Ottavio Dantone, Rosa Feola, Pier Luigi Pizzi, Beatrice Rana and Luca Zingaretti.
In accordance with directives from the Italian government to mitigate against effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, all tickets will be available for purchase online only. Tickets will be non-transferrable and people must bring a form of identification. Access to those people with a temperature above 37.5C will not be permitted, and face masks will be mandatory. Social distancing measures will also be in place.
Full details of the measures incorporated to protect against the risk of COVID-19 can be found at the official website.
Spoleto Festival 2020 Schedule
20 August at 8:30pm at the Piazza Duomo
CLAUDIO MONTEVERDI et al. DIRECTOR OTTAVIO DANTONE.
21 August at 8:30pm at the Roman Theatre
EMMA GIVING et al.
22 August 8:30pm at the Piazza Duomo
SILVIA COLASANTI et al. DIRECTOR ROBERTO ABBADO.
23 August at 8:30pm at the Roman Theatre
BEATRICE FROG et al.
27 August at 8:30pm at the Roman Theatre
MONICA BELLUCCI. Directed and written by TOM VOLF.
28 August at 8:30 pm at the Piazza Duomo
Concert including works by Beethoven with the CARLO FELICE THEATER OF GENOA. DIRECTOR ANDREA BATTISTONI.
29 August at 8:30pm at the Roman Theatre
LUCA ZINGARETTI et al.
30 August at 8:30 at Piazza Duomo
RICCARDO MUTI with Soprano ROSA FEOLA.
When is the Spoleto Festival 2020?
20-23 and 27-30 August, 2020
Tickets for the Spoleto Festival 2020
Ticket can be bought here.
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Further information on the Spoleto Festival
Main image of final night concert by Kim Mariani. All photos provided by Festival dei Due Mondi di Spoleto.
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