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“Estate in piazza” in the heart of Greve in Chianti, promoted and curated by the Municipality in collaboration with the natural shopping center Le Botteghe di Greve.
Music, theater, meetings and gastronomic traditions.
The long summer festival opens its doors on 9 July, starting at 7 pm, with the street food in Piazza Matteotti of the restaurateurs of the natural shopping center Le Botteghe di Greve and the presentation of the book “Arare human est” by Riccardo Lupino of Duova comical duo. Sergio Staino will be present.
The Duova will then duet with Simone Baldini Tosi. Followed by itinerant music in the streets with the Large street band.
An appointment not to be missed is the one scheduled for Saturday 10 July at 9 pm with the concert “Behind the perfection” by Simone Baldini Tosi, flanked by street food in piazza Vassallo and piazza Trento.
In addition to the good food that will accompany the whole summer, until 4 September, music with its many nuances is the host in the summer of the Florentine hills.
The concert of Ilaria and Kriss (July 16 and September 4, piazza Matteotti), the important anniversary of the centenary of Daniel Ferro’s birth, with the lyric show of the Daniel Ferro Vocal Program (July 23, piazzetta Santa Croce) are scheduled.
The jazz event with “Dante in Jazz”, interpreted by Alessandro Calonaci and Giulio Stracciati (30 July, Piazza Matteotti), the swing evening with the Dixie Swing Chic Band, an event that reinterprets the songs of the musical tradition following the rhythms of this genre musical (6 August, piazza Matteotti), the opera show by Giovanni Reggioli & Friends (8 August, piazza Matteotti).
The hottest month of the year is preparing to welcome great music with the musical journey that ranges from “From Morricone to Nino Rota”, with the most beautiful soundtracks of all time (13 August, Piazza Matteotti) and to follow the event The Lorean that turns the spotlight on pop music and lounge music (20 August, Piazza Matteotti).
Jazz returns with the Jazz Chianti Quartet, a jazz and blues-style reinterpretation of pieces from the Jazz Soul culture (27 August, Piazza Matteotti).
Even the opera returns to the square to amaze and enchant with some of the most famous arias in the world.
An event of the highest artistic profile is the one to be held on August 29 in Piazza Matteotti with the Greve Opera Academy presenting “La Bohème” by Giacomo Puccini, directed by Adrian Sylveen.
In September the Quartagramma Vocal Project will also perform, four voices, a thousand sounds and as many Italian and international hits of the last 50 years (September 3, Piazza Matteotti).
As for the events that highlight the art of the scene, visitors and citizens will be able to follow the theatrical performances included in the program of the bill including the variety “Dolls there is no lira” (24 July, piazza Vassallo piazza Trento) and “Fiorentini in Viareggio”, both directed by Alessandro Calonaci, presented by the Mald’estro company (31 July, piazza Vassallo piazza Trento).
The last theatrical appointment sees the company “I disordinari” on stage in “Small conjugal crimes” by Eric Emmanuel Schmitt (21 August, piazza Vassallo piazza Trento).
Information: Ufficio Turistico 0550546299 – Ufficio promozione del territorio 0558545271.