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                  October 2017

Please note that opening times and fees could be changed without notice.

Any changes from the monthly issue are highlighted in yellow.

On Sunday 1 October all Italian public museums are free.

 

 

Musical

From 5 October to 31 December. Wed. to Sat. at 20.45; Sat. and Sun. afternoon at 15.00; Sun. evening at 19.00. “Flashdance” written by Tom Hedley and Joe Eszterhaz; directed by Adrian Lyne; performed in Italian with original English music such as What a feeling, Maniac, Gloria, Man Hunt, I love Rock’n Roll. €20/73. www.ticketone.itwww.teatronazionale.it. Teatro Nazionale, Via Giordano Rota 1, corner Piazza Piemonte • M1 Wagner

 

 

Cine-Museum

Until December. A calendar of movie events that, thanks to the digital cinema technology, showcases on the big screen the richness of the world’s most important exhibitions, artists, museums.

From 9 to 11 and 18 October, “Ferrari 312B”, in Italian with music by Philip Abussi. The debut of a new car model supported by the power of a revolutionary engine, the mythical V12 Ferrari 312B, the first “flat” engine originally designed by an American aeronautical factory for the ‘wing of a plane’. Debuted in 1970, the Ferrari 312B allowed its top riders, Jacky Ickx and Clay Regazzoni, to win four Grand Prix and race for the world title.

On 16, 17 and 18 October, “Loving Vincent“, written and directed by Dorota Kobiela & Hugh Welchmanat, is the first full feature film on canvas, made by a team of 125 artists elaborating Van Gogh’s paintings. For further details about these dates, and till December, follow our What’s On.

A list of the Italian cinemas is available on www.nexodigital.it.

 

Concert at museum

Each third Wednesday of the month. 18.00-22.15. Three hours of classical music in collaboration with the pianist Clive Britton. €3. Pinacoteca di Brera, Via Brera 28 • M2 Lanza, M1 Duomo

 

Dinosaurs in … meat and bones!

Until 5 November. Mon – Fri: 15.30 –19.30; Sat. Sun, holidays: 10.00 – 19.30. Strong educational character in this spectacular touring exhibition inside the Monza Park. The tour is concentrated in the green area near Cascina Casalta, a perfect location that offers a beautiful natural setting to admire about forty, full scale reconstructions of dinosaurs and prehistoric animals, some of them in gigantic dimensions. There are Mesozoic reptiles, such as Spinosaurus and Tyrannosaurus, and species that lived in Italy such as the Lombard Ticinosuco and the Titanosaurus sauropod recently found in Lazio. €7/10. Parco della Reggia di Monza, Viale Mirabello, Cascina Casalta, Monza (Milano) Info for getting there http://www.reggiadimonza.it/it/content/page/come-arrivare

 

Concert-competition for young musicians

Each Thursday until November. For the Sergio Dragoni prize of €1,000, this competition involves young musicians, aged 13 to 25, winners of the Milan Conservatory 2016 Award. They will perform in the halls of Casa Verdi, the retirement home for musicians donated by Giuseppe Verdi, whose grave is housed in the crypt. This series of concerts offers the opportunity for a unique contest that involves the young performers and the elderly guests who form the jury. €2, including a visit to Verdi’s crypt and the picture gallery. See http://www.quartettomilano.it/concerti/premio-sergio-dragoni-a-casa-verdi/

 

Idroscalo

On an artificial lake that was originally constructed as a seaplane airport, there are now many attractions such as a beach; some swimming pools; a bar; a kiosk; a water-play path that stretches for 50 meters; a complete full size cable system for water sports such as water skiing and wakeboarding; a self-service restaurant from 9.30 to 21.00 and a happy hour with food cocktails, non-alcoholic drinks, beer; 11 hire stations for normal and electric bicycles; canoe hire and beginners’ courses. Affordable prices. Idroscalo, Via Circonvallazione, Segrate (Milano) • bus 73 to Aeroporto di Linate + km 1.2 walking

 

Contest

Until October. “L’autore – Il mestiere della musica” an initiative that seeks to give composers the opportunity to transform their talent into a profession. The first ranked will win an editorial contract with Edizioni Curci for a year, with the opportunity of working alongside great composers published by Curci, including Niccolò Agliardi and Luca Chiaravalli. Live performances during two semifinals and one final that will take place in Milan on 9 – 11 October 2017. Participation is free of charge and board and lodging for the three final dates are paid by the organization. www.lautoreilmestieredellamusica.it in Italian.

Until December. Castello Sforzesco organizes a competition for artistic projects in the glass sector for under 35. Entries by December 30, 2017. The finalists will attend an exhibition hosted at the Milan Castle. https://www.competition-35.com/home-en.

 

Master in Music Communication

Until 9 October. Will be open the applications for enrolment promoted by the High School of Media Communication and Entertainment at the Catholic University of Milan. The selection talks will take place on 19 and 20 October, while the lessons will begin on November 6, 2017. http://almed.unicatt.it/ComunicazioneMusicale.

 

Fall Design Week

From Saturday 7 to Sunday 15 October. Design in its many facets, with a rich calendar of free events, including talk, workshops, films, installations and exhibitions, showing Milan’s ability to innovate, in historical design districts, such as Tortona, Brera and 5Vie.

 

Animal day

From Saturday 7 to Sunday 8 October. From 10.00 to 18.00. In three squares the volunteers of Enpa, National Animal Protection Agency will offer a free unique opportunity to know the wonderful world of all animals, domestic, wild and exotic, their ethological characteristics and their language. Furthermore, to help with the support of abandoned or sick animals, it is possible to buy a paw-shaped keyring made for Enpa by the “4Nove” goldsmith’s company, or choose among the many other gadgets. Piazza San Babila, Piazza Castello, Via Giovio corner Cimarosa.

 

Fair

From Friday 27 to Sunday 29 October. “Hobby Show Milano” hundreds of courses, demonstrations, workshops and exhibitors: cake design, patchwork, sewing, do-it-yourself, embroidery, food art and more. Dozens of exhibitors, hundreds of courses devoted to all creative techniques and numerous events €6/8, under 10 free. Fieramilano City, Viale Scarampo, Pav3; Gate5 • M5 Portello

 

Swing’n’Milan Festival

From 12 to 15 October. In the fascinating American atmosphere of the 1930s and 40s, 4 days of music, culture, fashion, food and … dance; professionals, passionate and curious will thrill the dance floor dancing on the overwhelming rhythms of lindy hop, shag, charleston and balboa. Norma Miller! “The Queen of Swing” will perform in concert during the final night, just a few weeks before her birthday. www.swingnmilan.it. Spirit de Milan, Via Bovisasca 57/59 • FNM Bovisa

 

Cambridge English

“Weekly” lesson builder now also available for Key for Schools and Preliminary for Schools. https://weekly.cambridgeenglish.org/

 

 

 

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October 2017

Sunday

1st  

08.00-19.00: Street market. High quality arts and crafts exhibition. Via Brera • M2 Lanza

09.00–18.00: Lombard farmers’ 8 stalls market. Goat’s cheese and vaccines, ricotta, dairy products, honey and bee products, jams, preserves, meat and poultry, eggs, fruit and vegetables, flour, bakery products, cereals, rice, legumes, bread, wine, ornamental plants. Quality, freshness and respect for seasonal production, guaranteed directly by those who produce them. Chiesa Rossa, Via Chiesa Rossa, Via San Domenico Savio 3 • M2 Abbiategrasso

9.30-17.00: Street market. Market exhibition for collectors, hobbyists, demonstrations and amateur creative activities. Books, cartoons, comics, collectors’ items, toys, games, records, curiosities…. Parco Ravizza, Viale Toscana, Via Bocconi, Viale Bach, Viale Brahms Via Vittadini • bus 79, filobus 90-91

10.00-18.00: Stalls market. Artisans, artists and designers showing art ceramics, with music, workshops and crafts. In addition, organic products of the Italian Association for Biological Agriculture. La Stecca 3.0, Via Gaetano De Castillia 26 • M5 Isola

15.30: Live rock. “Musica Ribelle – La Forza dell’Amore” artistic and human testimony by Eugenio Finardi. An exciting, straightforward, raw show, performed live by a talented cast and a group of acting musicians, in an essential and effective scenic setting, incorporating dramatic video solutions. €26/35. Ticketone.it.  Teatro Nuovo, Piazza San Babila 37 • M1 San Babila

16.00: Symphony music. Music by Gounod, Offenbach, Massenet, Debussy, Bizet, Saint-Saëns; performed by Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi, with Luca Santaniello, violin and Iris Hendrickx, soprano; conducted by Patrick Fournillier. €16/36. Vivaticket.it. Auditorium di Milano, Largo Gustav Mahler 1 (Corso San Gottardo) • M1 Duomo + tram 3; M2 Porta Genova + bus 59

 

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Monday

2nd

13.00, 15.20, 17.40, 20.00, 22.20: Film in English with Italian subtitles. “Dunkirk,” directed by Christopher Nolan; starring Kenneth Brannagh, Barry Keoghan. €5/7.50. Cinema Anteo, Via Milazzo 9 • M2 Moscova, tram and buses: 11,33, 41, 43, 94

20.30: Recital. Music by Canova da Milano, Ambrosini, Gilardino, Castelnuovo-Tedesco; performed by Alberto Mesirca, guitar. €10/20. MAC Auditorium, Piazza Tito Lucrezio Caro 1 (Corso San Gottardo) • M1 Duomo + tram 3; M2 Porta Genova + bus 59

 

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Tuesday

3rd

08.00-19.00: Street market. High quality arts and crafts exhibition. Via Brera • M2 Lanza

15.00, 17.10, 19.20, 21.30: Film in English with Italian subtitles. “Dunkirk,” directed by Christopher Nolan; starring Kenneth Brannagh, Barry Keoghan. €5/7.50. Cinema Arcobaleno, Viale Tunisia 11 • M1 Porta Venezia

20.15: Live opera via satellite. “La Boème” by Puccini; performed  live by the Royal Opera House; conducted by Antoni Pappano; and directed by the opera and theatre director Richard Jones. Direct broadcasting via satellite on 1500 screens all over the world. To know which will be in Milan see www.nexodigital.it

20.45: Live rock. “Musica Ribelle – La Forza dell’Amore” artistic and human testimony by Eugenio Finardi. An exciting, straightforward, raw show, performed live by a talented cast and a group of acting musicians, in an essential and effective scenic setting, incorporating dramatic video solutions. €26/35. Ticketone.it.  Teatro Nuovo, Piazza San Babila 37 • M1 San Babila

 

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Wednesday

4th 

Movie event. “The End of The End,” heavy metal music by the Black Sabbath on the big screen A list of the Italian cinemas is available on www.nexodigital.it.

09.00–18.00: Lombard farmers’ 8 stalls market. Goat’s cheese and vaccines, ricotta, dairy products, honey and bee products, jams, preserves, meat and poultry, eggs, fruit and vegetables, flour, bakery products, cereals, rice, legumes, bread, wine, ornamental plants. Quality, freshness and respect for seasonal production, guaranteed directly by those who produce them. Piazza Santa Francesca Romana • M1 Porta Venezia

18.00: Art exhibition inauguration. “La Grande Occasione” (The Great Opportunity), a special edition of Video Sound Art Festival, in collaboration with the Institut Français Milano, presents a solo show by the French artist Hoël Duret. Admission free. Institut Français, Corso Magenta 63 • M1Conciliazione/Cadorna

20.45: Live rock. “Musica Ribelle – La Forza dell’Amore” artistic and human testimony by Eugenio Finardi. An exciting, straightforward, raw show, performed live by a talented cast and a group of acting musicians, in an essential and effective scenic setting, incorporating dramatic video solutions. €26/35. Ticketone.it.  Teatro Nuovo, Piazza San Babila 37 • M1 San Babila

21.00: Live progressive rock and light show. Marillion, with Steve Hogarth, voice; Steve Rothery. Guitar; Pete Trewavas, bass; Mark Kelly, keys; Ian Mosley, drums. €25/35, Ticketone.it. Teatro degli Arcimboldi, Viale dell’Innovazione 20 • M5 Bicocca

 

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Thursday

5th

08.00–19.00: Street market. Antiques, old books, arts and crafts market exhibition for collectors, hobbyists, and amateurs. Piazza Diaz, Via Gonzaga • M1 Duomo

09.00: Lombard farmers’ 8 stalls market. Goat’s cheese, ricotta, dairy products, honey and bee products, jams, preserves, meat and poultry, eggs, fruit and vegetables, flour, bakery products, cereals, rice, legumes, bread, wine, ornamental plants. Quality, freshness and respect for seasonal production, guaranteed directly by those who produce them. Piazza San Nazaro in Brolo 5 (Corso di Porta Romana) • M3 Missori

19.30: Organ concert. To celebrate the 630th anniversary of the Duomo. Music by Johann Sebastian Bach, Marco Enrico Bossi, César Auguste Franck, Charles Marie Widor, Louis Vierne; performed by Emanuele Carlo Vianelli, appointed organist. €2/5. Duomo, Piazza Duomo • M1/3 Duomo

20.30: Symphony music. “Death and Resurrection” by the Contemporary Japanese Toru Takemitsu; “Death and Transfiguration” by Richard Strauss; Symphony No. 1 in D major by Gustav Mahler; performed by the Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi; conducted by John Axelrod. €16/42, Vivaticket.it. Auditorium di Milano, Largo Gustav Mahler 1 (Corso San Gottardo) • M1 Duomo + tram 3; M2 Porta Genova + bus 59

20.45: Live rock. “Musica Ribelle – La Forza dell’Amore” artistic and human testimony by Eugenio Finardi. An exciting, straightforward, raw show, performed live by a talented cast and a group of acting musicians, in an essential and effective scenic setting, incorporating dramatic video solutions. €26/35. Ticketone.it.  Teatro Nuovo, Piazza San Babila 37 • M1 San Babila

22.00: Live New Orleans jazz. Olympia Ragtime Band, with Roberto Meroni  and Marcello Noia, sax, clarinet; Pippo Traverso, trombone; Nino Frasio, banjo; Graham Russell, piano; Franco Finocchiaro, double bass; Marcello Colò, drums. Admisison free. Drinks purchase required. Caffè Doria Jazz Club, Viale Andrea Doria 22 • M1 Loreto

 

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Friday

6th 

09.00–19.00: Street market. Antiques and collecting market exhibition for amateurs. Piazza Sant’Eustorgio • M2 Lanza

20.00: Symphony music. “Death and Resurrection” by the Contemporary Japanese Toru Takemitsu; “Death and Transfiguration” by Richard Strauss; Symphony No. 1 in D major by Gustav Mahler; performed by the Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi; conducted by John Axelrod. €16/42, Vivaticket.it. Auditorium di Milano, Largo Gustav Mahler 1 (Corso San Gottardo) • M1 Duomo + tram 3; M2 Porta Genova + bus 59

20.30: Chamber music. A discovery of Baroque melodies, Romanian dances, Russian songs. Music by Alfred Schnittke, Bela Bartok, Igor Stravinsky, Astor Piazzolla; performed by Luca Santaniello, violin; Davide Vendramin, bandoneon. €6/34. Teatro Gerolamo, Piazza Cesare Beccaria 8 • M1Duomo

20.45: Live rock. “Musica Ribelle – La Forza dell’Amore” artistic and human testimony by Eugenio Finardi. An exciting, straightforward, raw show, performed live by a talented cast and a group of acting musicians, in an essential and effective scenic setting, incorporating dramatic video solutions. €26/35. Ticketone.it.  Teatro Nuovo, Piazza San Babila 37 • M1 San Babila

21.00: Musical. “Grease” by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey; performed by Compagnia della Rancia, and Grease Band live. €17/36, TickeOne.it. Teatro della Luna, Via Giuseppe Di Vittorio, Assago(MI) • M2 Assago Forum (round-trip ticket to Assago Forum)

 

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Saturday

7th 

Animal day

09.00–19.00: Street market. Antiques and collecting market exhibition for amateurs. From 15.30 to 18.30: “Rediscovery of grandparents’ games” workshop for children. Piazza Sant’Eustorgio • M2 Lanza

All day: Fall Design Week. 19 major studios will open their doors exceptionally to welcome fans and curious, showing and telling the beauties of their high craftsmanship of excellence. 5Vie District, The Streets around Piazza Mentana/Cordusio • M1 Cordusio

15.30, 21.00: Musical. “Grease” by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey; performed by Compagnia della Rancia, and Grease Band live. €17/36, TickeOne.it. Teatro della Luna, Via Giuseppe Di Vittorio, Assago(MI) • M2 Assago Forum (round-trip ticket to Assago Forum)

20.30: Piano festival. Music by Granados, Boccherini, Palomo, Lorca/Syrkin, Albeniz, de Falla; performed by the soloists of the Cordoba Orchestra. €10/20. MAC Auditorium, Piazza Tito Lucrezio Caro 1 (Corso San Gottardo) • M1 Duomo + tram 3; M2 Porta Genova + bus 59

20.45: Live rock. “Musica Ribelle – La Forza dell’Amore” artistic and human testimony by Eugenio Finardi. An exciting, straightforward, raw show, performed live by a talented cast and a group of acting musicians, in an essential and effective scenic setting, incorporating dramatic video solutions. €26/35. Ticketone.it.  Teatro Nuovo, Piazza San Babila 37 • M1 San Babila

 

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Sunday

8th 

Animal day

All day: Fall Design Week. 19 major studios will open their doors specially to welcome fans and curious, showing and telling the beauties of their high craftsmanship of excellence. 5Vie District, The Streets around Piazza Mentana/Cordusio • M1 Cordusio

15.30: Live rock. “Musica Ribelle – La Forza dell’Amore” artistic and human testimony by Eugenio Finardi. An exciting, straightforward, raw show, performed live by a talented cast and a group of acting musicians, in an essential and effective scenic setting, incorporating dramatic video solutions. €26/35. Ticketone.it.  Teatro Nuovo, Piazza San Babila 37 • M1 San Babila

15.30: Musical. “Grease” by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey; performed by Compagnia della Rancia, and Grease Band live. €17/36, TickeOne.it. Teatro della Luna, Via Giuseppe Di Vittorio, Assago(MI) • M2 Assago Forum (round-trip ticket to Assago Forum)

16.00: Symphony music. “Death and Resurrection” by the Contemporary Japanese Toru Takemitsu; “Death and Transfiguration” by Richard Strauss; Symphony No. 1 in D major by Gustav Mahler; performed by the Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi; conducted by John Axelrod. €16/42, Vivaticket.it. Auditorium di Milano, Largo Gustav Mahler 1 (Corso San Gottardo) • M1 Duomo + tram 3; M2 Porta Genova + bus 59

20.00: Symphony music. Extraordinary fundraising concert, proceeds will be donated to FAI, Italian heritage organization for the management of Villa Necchi Campiglio, architectural jewel created between 1932 and 1935 by Piero Portaluppi. Music by Johannes Brahms, Tragische Ouvertüre op. 81; Franz Joseph Haydn, Sinfonia Concertante in B-flat major, Hob.I:105, for oboe, bassoon, violin, cello and orchestra; Béla Bartók, Concerto for orchestra; performed by Wiener Philharmoniker, conducted by Zubin Mehta. €70/310, under 26 over 50 €150, Vivaticket.it. Teatro alla Scala, Piazza della Scala • M1/3 Duomo

 

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Monday

9th 

13.00, 15.20, 17.40, 20.00, 22.20: Film in English with Italian subtitles. “Hampstead,” directed by Joel Hopkins; starring Brendan Gleeson, Diane Keaton. €5/7.50. Cinema Anteo, Via Milazzo 9 • M2 Moscova, tram and buses: 11, 33, 41, 43, 94

20.30: Symphony music. The Violin Concerto in A minor, Op. 53 (B.108) by Dvořák, and the Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 11, by Mendelssohn; performed by la Verdi Orchestra, with Laura Bortolotto, violin; conducted by Luigi Ripamonti. €10/20, Vivaticket.it. Auditorium di Milano, Largo Gustav Mahler 1 (Corso San Gottardo) • M1 Duomo + tram 3; M2 Porta Genova + bus 59

 

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Tuesday

10th 

08.00-19.00: Street market. High quality arts and crafts exhibition. Via Brera • M2 Lanza

15.00, 17.10, 19.20, 21.30: Film in English with Italian subtitles. “Hampstead,” directed by Joel Hopkins; starring Brendan Gleeson, Diane Keaton. €5/7.50. Cinema Arcobaleno, Viale Tunisia 11 • M1 Porta Venezia

 

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Wednesday

11th

09.00–18.00: Lombard farmers’ 8 stalls market. Goat’s cheese, ricotta, dairy products, honey and bee products, jams, preserves, meat and poultry, eggs, fruit and vegetables, flour, bakery products, cereals, rice, legumes, bread, wine, ornamental plants. Quality, freshness and respect for seasonal production, guaranteed directly by those who produce them. Piazza Santa Francesca Romana • M1 Porta Venezia

18.30: Art exhibition inauguration. “Meditazione per Gea” by Tiziana Priori is a show dedicated to Mother Earth inspired by the book “Love Letter to Mother Earth” by Monk Thich Nhat Hanh. Galleria Gli Eroici Furori, Via Melzo 30 • M1 Porta Venezia

 

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Thursday

12th

08.00–19.00: Street market. Antiques, old books, arts and crafts market exhibition for collectors, hobbyists, and amateurs. Piazza Diaz, Via Gonzaga • M1 Duomo

09.00: Lombard farmers’ 8 stalls market. Goat’s cheese, ricotta, dairy products, honey and bee products, jams, preserves, meat and poultry, eggs, fruit and vegetables, flour, bakery products, cereals, rice, legumes, bread, wine, ornamental plants. Quality, freshness and respect for seasonal production, guaranteed directly by those who produce them. Piazza San Nazaro in Brolo 5 (Corso di Porta Romana) • M3 Missori

15.00, 17.10, 19.20, 21.30: Film in English with Italian subtitles. “Hampstead,” directed by Joel Hopkins; starring Brendan Gleeson, Diane Keaton. €5/7.50. Cinema Mexico, Via Savona 57 • M2 Porta Genova F.S., tram 14

19.30: Holy music concert. To celebrate the 630th anniversary of the Duomo. “Plena Est Terra Gloria Eius” about Ambrosian Liturgy. Music by Franchino Gaffurio, Michelangelo Grancini, Giuseppe Sarti, Salvatore Gallotti, Luciano Migliavacca, Claudio Burgio; performed by the Duomo cappella musicale choir; conducted by don Claudio Burgio. €2/5. Duomo, Piazza Duomo • M1/3 Duomo

22.00: Live jazz. Herlem Swing Society, with Giacomo Marson, trumpet; Andrea Sirna, sax; Davide Rossi, piano; Andrea Bottelli, guitar; Marco Roverato, double bass; Vittorio Sicbaldi, drums. Admisison free. Drinks purchase required. Caffè Doria Jazz Club, Viale Andrea Doria 22 • M1 Loreto

 

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Friday

13th

08.00–19.00: Street market. Collecting modern art, antiques, vintage for hobbyists and amateurs. Via Spallanzani • M1 Porta Venezia

20.00: Symphony music. Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74, by Tchaikovsky; Cantata for the 20th Anniversary of the October Revolution, Op. 74, by Prokofiev; performed by Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi, conducted by Oleg Caetani, and by the Coro Sinfonico di Milano Giuseppe Verdi, with Erina Gambarini choir master. €16/42, Vivaticket.it. Auditorium di Milano, Largo Gustav Mahler 1 (Corso San Gottardo) • M1 Duomo + tram 3; M2 Porta Genova + bus 59

 

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Saturday

14th

09.00–14.00: Farmers street market by Lombard producers. Goat’s cheese, ricotta, dairy products, honey and bee products, jams, preserves, meat and poultry, eggs, fruit and vegetables, flour, bakery products, cereals, rice, legumes, bread, wine, ornamental plants. Quality, freshness and respect for seasonal production, guaranteed directly by those who produce them. Piazza Durante • M1, M2 Loreto

15.30: Musical for children. “Le avventure della fabbrica di cioccolato” a musical for children. Michele Visone, director; Maurizio Colombi, art director; Claudia Pari & Mattia Ferretti, choreographers; Martha Rossi, vocal direction; Giuseppe Di Falco, scenographer, with a cast of professional singers, actors, dancers and acrobats of the National Musical. Adults €15; under 14 €11; under 3 € 4,50. Teatro Manzoni, Via Manzoni 42 • M3 Montenapoleone

20.30: Tale in music. “Little Red Ridinghood” Music by Maurizio Ligas; performed by La Verdi trebles choir, with choir master Maria Teresa Tramontin; and La Verdi brass quintet, conducted by Ivan Fossati. €7.50/15. Auditorium di Milano, Largo Gustav Mahler 1 (Corso San Gottardo) • M1 Duomo + tram 3; M2 Porta Genova + bus 59

 

 

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Sunday

15th

All Day, FAI Italian Natural Trust, during the “Giornate FAI di Primavera” will open some exclusive properties in Milan. The volunteers, the delegations and 35,000 “Apprentices Cicero” will be waiting throughout Italy to accompany visitors to the discovery of 1000 places and routes that tell the beauty of our country. Guided tours. Admission free. In Milan visits to: Zaha Hadid tower at City Life; Palazzo Mondadori at Segrate (MI); Historical Archives of the Piccolo Teatro; “Archivum Fabricae” of the Duomo; Conservatory Library “G. Verdi”; Library of the Museum of Natural History. Casa della Memoria; Museo del Risorgimento; Archivio Luoghi Pii Elemosinieri. More info at www.fondoambiente.it.

08.00–19.00: Street market. Antiques, old books, arts and crafts market exhibition for collectors, hobbyists, and amateurs. Piazza Diaz, Via Gonzaga • M1 Duomo

09.00–18.00: Lombard farmers’ 8 stalls market. Goat’s cheese, ricotta, dairy products, honey and bee products, jams, preserves, meat and poultry, eggs, fruit and vegetables, flour, bakery products, cereals, rice, legumes, bread, wine, ornamental plants. Quality, freshness and respect for seasonal production, guaranteed directly by those who produce them. Chiesa Rossa, Via Chiesa Rossa, Via San Domenico Savio 3 • M2 Abbiategrasso

9.30-17.00: Street market. Market exhibition for collectors, hobbyists, demonstrations and amateur creative activities. Books, cartoons, comics, collectors’ items, toys, games, records, curiosities…. Parco Ravizza, Viale Toscana, Via Bocconi, Viale Bach, Viale Brahms Via Vittadini • bus 79, filobus 90-91

16.00: Symphony music. Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74, by Tchaikovsky; Cantata for the 20th Anniversary of the October Revolution, Op. 74, by Prokofiev; performed by Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi, conducted by Oleg Caetani, and by the Coro Sinfonico di Milano Giuseppe Verdi, with Erina Gambarini choir master. €16/42, Vivaticket.it. Auditorium di Milano, Largo Gustav Mahler 1 (Corso San Gottardo) • M1 Duomo + tram 3; M2 Porta Genova + bus 59

 

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Monday

16th

13.00, 15.20, 17.40, 20.00, 22.20: Film in English with Italian subtitles. “American Made,” directed by Doug Liman; starring Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson. €5/7.50. Cinema Anteo, Via Milazzo 9 • M2 Moscova, tram and buses: 11, 33, 41, 43, 94

20.30: Symphony music. The Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 in A major, S.125 by Liszt, and the Symphony No. 2 in B-flat major, by Mendelssohn; performed by la Verdi Orchestra, with Leonardo Pierdomenico, piano; conducted by Giorgio Mezzanotte. €10/20, Vivaticket.it. Auditorium di Milano, Largo Gustav Mahler 1 (Corso San Gottardo) • M1 Duomo + tram 3; M2 Porta Genova + bus 59

 

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Tuesday

17th

08.00-19.00: Street market. High quality arts and crafts exhibition. Via Brera • M2 Lanza

15.00, 17.10, 19.20, 21.30: Film in English with Italian subtitles. “American Made,” directed by Doug Liman; starring Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson. €5/7.50. Cinema Arcobaleno, Viale Tunisia 11 • M1 Porta Venezia

20.30: Recital. Music by Mompou, Variations on a Theme of Chopin; Schumann, “Chopin” da Carnaval op. 9; Grieg “Hommage à Chopin” da Moods op. 73 ; Barber, Notturno (Hommage to John Field) op. 33; Tchaikovsky, “Un poco di Chopin” da Morceaux op. 72; Rachmaninov, Variations on a Theme of Chopin op. 22; Chopin, Piano Sonata No. 2 in B♭ minor, Op. 35; performed by Daniil Trifonov, piano. € 29/35, €5 under 26. Conservatorio, Sala Verdi, Via Conservatorio 12 • M1 San Babila

 

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Wednesday

18th

09.00–18.00: Lombard farmers’ 8 stalls market. Goat’s cheese, ricotta, dairy products, honey and bee products, jams, preserves, meat and poultry, eggs, fruit and vegetables, flour, bakery products, cereals, rice, legumes, bread, wine, ornamental plants. Quality, freshness and respect for seasonal production, guaranteed directly by those who produce them. Piazza Santa Francesca Romana • M1 Porta Venezia

 

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Thursday

19th

08.00–19.00: Street market. Antiques, old books, arts and crafts market exhibition for collectors, hobbyists, and amateurs. Piazza Diaz, Via Gonzaga • M1 Duomo

09.00: Lombard farmers’ 8 stalls market. Goat’s cheese, ricotta, dairy products, honey and bee products, jams, preserves, meat and poultry, eggs, fruit and vegetables, flour, bakery products, cereals, rice, legumes, bread, wine, ornamental plants. Quality, freshness and respect for seasonal production, guaranteed directly by those who produce them. Piazza San Nazaro in Brolo 5 (Corso di Porta Romana) • M3 Missori

15.00, 17.10, 19.20, 21.30: Film in English with Italian subtitles. “American Made,” directed by Doug Liman; starring Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson. €5/7.50. Cinema Mexico, Via Savona 57 • M2 Porta Genova F.S., tram 14

19.30: Organ concert. To celebrate the 630th anniversary of the Duomo. Music by Olivier Messiaen, Claude Debussy, Louis Vierne; performed by Alessandro La Ciacera, second appointed organist. €2/5. Duomo, Piazza Duomo • M1/3 Duomo

21.00: Musical. “Next to Normal” music by Tom Kitt, lirics by Brian Yorkey; performed by Compagnia della Rancia, and Grease Band live. €21/46, under 14, over 70 reductions. TickeOne.it. Teatro della Luna, Via Giuseppe Di Vittorio, Assago(MI) • M2 Assago Forum (round-trip ticket to Assago Forum)

22.00: Live jazz. Sandro Di Pisa Trio, with Sandro Di Pisa, guitar; Stefano Scopece, double bass; Toni Boselli, drums; Alberinda Balzo, voice. Admisison free. Drinks purchase required. Caffè Doria Jazz Club, Viale Andrea Doria 22 • M1 Loreto

 

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Friday

20th 

20.30: Symphony music. On the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation, music performed by La Verdi Symphony Orchestra and Choir, conducted respectively by Ruben Jais and Erina Gambarini. Auditorium di Milano, Largo Gustav Mahler 1 (Corso San Gottardo) • M1 Duomo + tram 3; M2 Porta Genova + bus 59

21.00: Musical. “Next to Normal” music by Tom Kitt, lirics by Brian Yorkey; performed by Compagnia della Rancia, and Grease Band live. €21/46, under 14, over 70 reductions. TickeOne.it. Teatro della Luna, Via Giuseppe Di Vittorio, Assago(MI) • M2 Assago Forum (round-trip ticket to Assago Forum)

 

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Saturday

21st

15.30, 21.00: Musical. “Next to Normal” music by Tom Kitt, lirics by Brian Yorkey; performed by Compagnia della Rancia, and Grease Band live. €21/46, under 14, over 70 reductions. TickeOne.it. Teatro della Luna, Via Giuseppe Di Vittorio, Assago(MI) • M2 Assago Forum (round-trip ticket to Assago Forum)

 

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Sunday

22nd

15.30: Musical. “Next to Normal” music by Tom Kitt, lirics by Brian Yorkey; performed by Compagnia della Rancia, and Grease Band live. €21/46, under 14, over 70 reductions. TickeOne.it. Teatro della Luna, Via Giuseppe Di Vittorio, Assago(MI) • M2 Assago Forum (round-trip ticket to Assago Forum)

 

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Monday

23rd

13.00, 15.20, 17.10, 19.50, 21.30: Film in English with Italian subtitles. “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” directed by Luc Besson; starring Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne. €5/7.50. Cinema Anteo, Via Milazzo 9 • M2 Moscova, tram and buses: 11, 33, 41, 43, 94

20.15: Live ballet via satellite. “Alice in Wonderland” Christopher Wheeldon’s ballet inspired by the beloved novel by Lewis Carroll, with Joby Talbot music. Direct broadcasting via satellite on 1500 screens all over the world. To know which will be in Milan see www.nexodigital.it

20.30: Symphony music. The Flute Concerto in E minor by Mercadante, and the Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56, by Mendelssohn; performed by la Verdi Orchestra, with Ylenia Cimino, flute; conducted by Claudio Morbo. €10/20, Vivaticket.it. Auditorium di Milano, Largo Gustav Mahler 1 (Corso San Gottardo) • M1 Duomo + tram 3; M2 Porta Genova + bus 59

 

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Tuesday

24th

08.00-19.00: Street market. High quality arts and crafts exhibition. Via Brera • M2 Lanza

15.00, 18.15, 21.30: Film in English with Italian subtitles. “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” directed by Luc Besson; starring Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne. €5/7.50. Cinema Arcobaleno, Viale Tunisia 11 • M1 Porta Venezia

19.30: Holy music choir. To celebrate the 630th anniversary of the Duomo. “Missa se la face ay pale” 6 movements. Kyrie; Gloria; Credo; Sanctus; Benedictus; Agnus Dei, by Guillaume Dufay; performed by Medieval Music Ensemble of the Milan Civic Music School Claudio Abbado. €2/5. Duomo, Piazza Duomo • M1/3 Duomo

 

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Wednesday

25th

09.00–18.00: Lombard farmers’ 8 stalls market. Goat’s cheese, ricotta, dairy products, honey and bee products, jams, preserves, meat and poultry, eggs, fruit and vegetables, flour, bakery products, cereals, rice, legumes, bread, wine, ornamental plants. Quality, freshness and respect for seasonal production, guaranteed directly by those who produce them. Piazza Santa Francesca Romana • M1 Porta Venezia

 

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Thursday

26th

09.00: Lombard farmers’ 8 stalls market. Goat’s cheese, ricotta, dairy products, honey and bee products, jams, preserves, meat and poultry, eggs, fruit and vegetables, flour, bakery products, cereals, rice, legumes, bread, wine, ornamental plants. Quality, freshness and respect for seasonal production, guaranteed directly by those who produce them. Piazza San Nazaro in Brolo 5 (Corso di Porta Romana) • M3 Missori

15.00, 18.15, 21.30: Film in English with Italian subtitles. “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” directed by Luc Besson; starring Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne. €5/7.50. Cinema Mexico, Via Savona 57 • M2 Porta Genova F.S., tram 14

19.30: Holy music concert. To celebrate the 630th anniversary of the Duomo. “Cantate Domino” monodic and polyphonic choirs; performed by the Duomo Cappella Musicale choir, conducted by Don Claudio Burgio. €2/5. Church of San Gottardo in Corte, Via Francesco Pecorari 2 • M1 Duomo, M3 Missori

21.00: Musical. “Next to Normal” music by Tom Kitt, lirics by Brian Yorkey; performed by Compagnia della Rancia, and Grease Band live. €21/46, under 14, over 70 reductions. TickeOne.it. Teatro della Luna, Via Giuseppe Di Vittorio, Assago(MI) • M2 Assago Forum (round-trip ticket to Assago Forum)

22.00: Live jazz. Jazz Academy New Quartet, with Beppe Aliprandi, sax, flute; Michelangelo De Corato, piano; Valerio Della Fonte, double bass; Marco Zanoli, drums. Admisison free. Drinks purchase required. Caffè Doria Jazz Club, Viale Andrea Doria 22 • M1 Loreto

 

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Friday

27th

08.00–19.00: Street market. Collecting modern art, antiques, vintage for hobbyists and amateurs. Via Spallanzani • M1 Porta Venezia

20.00: 900th century symphony music. A tribute on the occasion of the 70th birthday of the composer Adriano Guarnieri; the premier world performance of his Symphony no. 5 (Live Symphony); performed by the Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi; conducted by Pietro Borgonovo. €10/ 20. Vivaticket. Auditorium di Milano, Largo Gustav Mahler 1 (Corso San Gottardo) • M1 Duomo + tram 3; M2 Porta Genova + bus it  59

21.00: Musical. “Next to Normal” music by Tom Kitt, lirics by Brian Yorkey; performed by Compagnia della Rancia, and Grease Band live. €21/46, under 14, over 70 reductions. TickeOne.it. Teatro della Luna, Via Giuseppe Di Vittorio, Assago(MI) • M2 Assago Forum (round-trip ticket to Assago Forum)

 

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Saturday

28th

Summer time ends, clocks go back one hour

08.00–19.00: Street market. Collecting modern art, antiques, vintage for hobbyists and amateurs. Via Spallanzani • M1 Porta Venezia

09.00–14.00: Farmers street market by Lombard producers. Goat’s cheese, ricotta, dairy products, honey and bee products, jams, preserves, meat and poultry, eggs, fruit and vegetables, flour, bakery products, cereals, rice, legumes, bread, wine, ornamental plants. Quality, freshness and respect for seasonal production, guaranteed directly by those who produce them. Piazza Durante • M1, M2 Loreto

15.30, 21.00: Musical. “Next to Normal” music by Tom Kitt, lirics by Brian Yorkey; performed by Compagnia della Rancia, and Grease Band live. €21/46, under 14, over 70 reductions. TickeOne.it. Teatro della Luna, Via Giuseppe Di Vittorio, Assago(MI) • M2 Assago Forum (round-trip ticket to Assago Forum)

 

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Sunday

29th

15.30: Musical. “Next to Normal” music by Tom Kitt, lirics by Brian Yorkey; performed by Compagnia della Rancia, and Grease Band live. €21/46, under 14, over 70 reductions. TickeOne.it. Teatro della Luna, Via Giuseppe Di Vittorio, Assago(MI) • M2 Assago Forum (round-trip ticket to Assago Forum)

 

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Monday

30th

13.00, 15.20, 17.40, 20.00, 22.00: Film in English with Italian subtitles. “The Beguiled,” directed by Sofia Coppola; starring Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst. €5/7.50. Cinema Anteo, Via Milazzo 9 • M2 Moscova, tram and buses: 11,33, 41, 43, 94

 

 

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 Tuesday

31st

Halloween

15.00, 17.10, 19.20, 21.30: Film in English with Italian subtitles. “The Beguiled,” directed by Sofia Coppola; starring Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst. €5/7.50. Cinema Arcobaleno, Viale Tunisia 11 • M1 Porta Venezia

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