Il Senso del Ridicolo ('a sense of the ridiculous') returns to Livorno (where else?!) for the second edition of this festival dedicated to humour, comedy and satire.
Promoted by the Fondazione Livorno - Arte e Cultura, in collaboration with the Comune di Livorno, the festival is directed by Stefano Bartezzaghi
Hop Summer Fest, a festival dedicated to artisan beer, from 12th to 15th August at the Fortezza Vecchia, Livorno. The festival will host 12 Italian craft beermakers including Livorno's own Piccolo Birrificio Clandestino, offering tastings, street food, and live music, and will take place every evening from 7pm. For full details www.hopsummerfestival.it
Organised by The Cage and the Bad Elf Pub.
Friday 22nd July at the Cathedral of San Francesco, Piazza Grande, Livorno, at 6.30pm, the accordion duo Dissonance - Roberto Caberlotto and Gilberto Meneghin - present a programme of music by Johann Sebastian Bach:
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 · 1750)
Livorno's Terrazza Mascagni is the showcase for the annual programme of literature and music, Eden. Every evening until 23rd July, at 9pm, an literary event, followed by theatre and music. Free entrance.
Combat Prize 2016 - finalists
The 80 finalists of this year's edition of the Premio Combat can be seen at the exhibition which will be held at the Granai di Villa Mimbelli and at the Fortezza Vecchia from 25th June to 16th July 2016.
The finalists were selected by the competition jury made up of Adriana Polveroni, Antonello Tolve, Cristiana Perrella, Francesca Baboni, Ilaria Bonacossa, Luca Panaro and Stefano Taddei.
As part of the Di Terra e di Mare photography project, this new exhibition focuses on the work of three artists, Alessandro Diddi, Marco Magherini and Fabrizio Giorgi. The works on show reveal three very different ways of interpreting reality.
During the exhibition, on 16th June at 9pm, an evening with the artists.