On new Year’s Eve, there are a free concerts and Fireworks display in the Piazza del Popolo. The square in front of the Quirinale presidential palace hosts a classical-music event,that is also free. On New Year’s Day, a handful of … Continue reading
Christmas in Rome The Pope holds midnight Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica on Christmas Eve. At noon on Christmas Day, he reads his Christmas message and blesses the crowd in St. Peter’s Square. I
Rome’s most important and coolest performing arts festival combines new and old, cutting-edge and classic. Experimental collaborations between art forms see DJs provide the soundtracks to silent movies, and world-music bands meet techno. Rent Rome Apartments suggest this festival to … Continue reading
La Notte Bianca Rome One Saturday in a year, all Rome’s museums, libraries, bars and clubs,and many restaurants and shops, stay opened throughout the night. Many exibitions and one-off performances are organized to coincide with “La Notte Bianca” (”The White … Continue reading
Enzimi festival in Rome For two weeks, this festival showcases emerging talent in all the arts – especially theater, music and dance – entirely free of charge- This is where Rome’s most creative young things make their debuts. It also … Continue reading
This open-air cinema,on the Tiber island,shows international fringe movies. Within the series, there is an “Urban Islands” festival for emerging directors. Bars, restaurants and markets stalls are set up too.
Estate Romana This large umbrella organization co-ordinates a wealth of cultural events ranging from ballet in the Caracalla baths and chamber music in medieval cloisters to live open-air jazz and outdoor film screening. If you like live music,Rome in the … Continue reading
Festival EuroMediterraneo Rome The bewitching ruins of Hadrian’s villa make this festival of classical music, jazz,folk,theatre,opera ballet and contemporary dance well worth the short trip out of your town. A special bus service leaves from Via Marsala at 7pm on … Continue reading
Jazz & Image Rome For one of Rome’s best summer nights out in the city, go to this lush and spectacularly lit villa garden. From 9pm every night, top-notch international jazz players, songwriters and dancers entertainers. Summer in Rome is … Continue reading
Cosmophonies Cosmophonies brings classical and contemporary performances to the ancient amphitheatre in Ostia Antica. The programme covers everything from stand-up comedy to classical Greek theatre, rock concerts and dance.