International Opera Weekend in Palermo

Dear Juvenilia members,


We are pleased to invite you to Juvenilia's event in Palermo, Sicily, organised by "Giovani per il Teatro Massimo".
Official registrations are open until October 20th!
The event is open to all members of Young Opera Friends clubs, under 35 years old.


Event program

Friday 25th of November
6.00 p.m. Visit of the Teatro Massimo of Palermo.
8.30 p.m. Opera performance: General rehearsal of “Carmen” by G. Bizet at Teatro Massimo, followed by a typical Sicilian buffet (Visit + Opera + buffet all offered by Giovani per il Teatro Massimo).

Saturday 26th of November
10 a.m. Meeting point at piazza Massimo and walking tour "Palermo No mafia" in the city center with "Addiopizzo" travel (around 30 €)
12.30 p.m. Lunch at “Antica Focacceria San Francesco” (10 €, optional)
2.30 p.m. to 4.00 p.m. Visit to "Carcere dei penitenziati" in Palazzo Steri Chiaramonte (5 €, optional) or Walking tour of Foro Italico (optional).
5.30 p.m. Concert at the Politeama Theater played by Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana: pieces by Clementi, Stravinskij and Dvořák. Director Evgeny Bushkov (10 €).
9.00 p.m. Typical Sicilian dinner at the restaurant “Ferro di Cavallo” (20 €, optional)

Sunday 27th of November
10 a.m. Visit to the Botanic Garden (5 €) or walking tour at Mondello beach (2,60 € bus ticket)
After the tour we will gather to say goodbye.

*The program might be subject to small changes, depending on weather conditions.

Estimated total amount,with optionals included: 80 € + accommodation. The average price per night in Palermo is around 30 €. The Giovani per il Teatro Massimo will suggest a bed&breakfast where we can stay all together. More information on the accommodation will follow.

Registrations for this event are closed.

For any questions, do not hesitate to write us at our e-mail address