THE LAST OF JANUARY: the events not to be missed from 23 to 27 January (#ToDoMilano)

Stumbling blocks – Credits: Malpensa24

It’s the last week of January, the one that should be the coldest of the year and ends on Remembrance Day. Milan comes to us with a proposal for unique events

THE LAST OF JANUARY: the events not to be missed from 23 to 27 January (#ToDoMilano)


#Monday 23/1: Remembrance week opens, the Philharmonic with guest stars at La Scala, Venditti & De Gregori at the Arcimboldi

Venditti De Gregori – Credits:
  • Presentation of the Remembrance Day schedule: at 2.30 pm from Clock Room of Palazzo Marino, Beppe Sala illustrates the schedule for the week leading up to Friday 27 January. The schedule is available HERE.
  • Why is Sanremo Sanremo?: in-depth seminar that scrutinizes the phenomenon of three great pop hits that triumphed at the song festival. Early evening with Elisa and Luce, sunsets in the North-East. Edited by Studydepartment ofCatholic university which is held from 17.00 in Largo Agostino Gemelli 1, Room G.142.
  • Songs to never forget: MuMeMi Live (Music and Memories of Milan) by the duo Duperdupresents the start of Momoria week with a theatrical-musical show is at 19.00 at theIbva Association in via Santa Croce 15.
  • La Scala Philharmonic in concert: the symphonic season continues, with the pianist Beatrice Ranadirected by Lahav Shani. Show at 20.00.
  • 50 years, few and many: evening in remembrance of Robert Franceschi 50 years after his killing, with the hall being named after him Major of Bocconi University. The talk, which starts at 20.00, takes place in theAula Magna in via Gobbi 5.
  • Scomedy Four: poker with 4 comedians and 4 different styles of stand-up comedy, al Garage Moulinski in via Pacinotti 4 starting at 20.30.
  • Inter – Empoli: the winners of the Supercoppa d’Italia return to San Siro where they host Empoli to resume the run-up to Napoli.
  • Venditti & De Gregori: a great friendship between two iconic songwriters, who mix on stage between the notes of their great hits. The two songwriters return for the 5th time to the Arcimboldi Theatrewith the show starting at 21.00.

#Tuesday 24/1: French Saints, Achille Lauro or the music of Harry Potter?

Achille Lauro – Credits: Esquire
  • Concert for the Garden of the Righteous: the Garden of the Righteous on Monte Stella turns 20 and Milan celebrates it with a concert. At 17.00 at Palazzo Marinowith performances by Gaetano Liguori, Ani Martirosyan, Gianpietro Marazza And Luca Garlaschelli of the Klezband.
  • Hybrid Cloud Day: conference that brings together all the companies and actors involved in the use or provision of cloud services. From 9.00 to 18.00 at Microsoft House in viale Pasubio 21.
  • Young Chef: cooking workshop for children from the seventh grade onwards, which starts at 4.30 pm at Young Do It in viale Resegone 69, in Arese.
  • Introductory course on urban beekeeping: begins a cycle of 5 lessons from Alveari Urbani, Fondazione Caritas Ambrosiana and Municipio 2. First lesson from 18.00 to 20.00, to continue with 2 lessons in February and the last 2 in March. At the Caritas Day Center in via Sammartini 116.
  • About Milan, poetry and books: we know the books of Mario Santagostini And Michelangelo Coviello that talk about Milan, the passing of time, nonsense and poetry. From 18.30 to Sala Blu del Mosso, in via Mosso 3.
  • A Beautiful Mind: artist’s personal Cheon with Exhibition + Aperitif formula from 18.30 at Nhow of via Tortona 35.
  • Snowflakes: debut at Elfo – Puccini for the prose of Mike Bartlettwhich runs until 29 January directed by Stephen Patti. Curtain at 19.30.
  • Social painting event: Pennellino evening to give vent to creativity, starting from the 4 elements of nature. Punctual start at 19.30 at Bello Grande Hostel in via Lepetit 33.
  • Wine talk: stories of wine and their pairing with food, starting from the peculiarities of 4 particular wines. A stone’s throw from the Duomo, near Desco Milano in via Porrone 8. Start at 19.30.
  • The Magical Music of Harry Potter: le London Symphony and Philharmonic on stage at Lyric Theater – Giorgio Gaber for a unique event. In addition to the music of the saga, the presence of a protagonist of the film cast is also announced. Show starts at 8.45pm.
  • French saints: the Santeria in viale Toscana 31 hosts the winners of X Factor, who will be found live at 21.00.
  • Make another face: everyday life situations worthy of being told, parodied and selected by Tiziana Foschi And Antonio Pisuauthor, director and protagonists of the show al Martinitt Theater until Sunday 29 January. Debut at 21.00.
  • Achilles Lauro: unplugged evening for the Roman rapper, who wants to present himself in a new and more intimate guise. on the stage ofArcimboldi Lauro starts at 21.00 and is also repeated on Wednesday 25.
  • Cashmere Podcasts: it’s time again for e Luke Ravenna And Edward Ferrario, who host one of the most listened to podcasts on Spotify live. You can participate live at the Franco Parenti Theatreat 22.00.

#Wednesday 25/1: the future of 2 districts of Milan, the journey of life, the soundtracks of the Lord of the Rings

Rings in concert – Credits:
  • Mixed Urban Reality: visit in augmented reality and virtual reality at MEET Digital Culture Center. The program includes the vision of two schools in Porta Venezia and Corvetto imagining their neighborhoods of the future. At 18.30 in viale Vittorio Veneto 2.
  • Telling and promoting fashion: Costume & Fashion Academy in via Fogazzaro 23, talks about fashion publishing between printed paper, digital publications and special projects. At 18.30 with Silvia Schirinzi, Paul Ferrarini And Walter of April.
  • Cybersecurity, if not now when?: aperitech al 21 House of Stories Città Studi in via Nöe 24, which detects the central aspects of digital defence. At 19.30 the 90 minutes of aperitif and speech begin.
  • The journey of life: the story of the journey of Robert Peia5677km by bike from Milan to Sierra Leone. 104 days in the saddle, in the story that begins at 7.30pm at the Upcicle Bike Cafè in via Ampere 59.
  • Zorro: the complexity of life in a tragicomic representation, which Sergio Castellitto proposes to Franco Parenti Theatre until 29/1. Curtain at 19.45.
  • Banff Film Festival: Milanese stage of the festival dedicated to adventure cinema and the mountains. It is held at the Space Cinema Odeon of Santa Radegondascreenings start at 20.00.
  • Pajamas for six: cliché of love triangles, which ends up giving the audience an escalation of misunderstandings and amusement. On stage at 21.00 al Cinema Theater in Piazza Dalla Chiesa 4 in Arese.
  • The crime in via dell’Orsina: different as their characters, Antonello Fassari And Massimo Dapporto interpret the two protagonists designed by Lipsdirected by Andree Ruth Shammahwhich brings its productions away to Magenta Opera House, in via Cavallari 4. Curtain at 21.00.
  • The Lord of the Rings & The Hobbit: for all the Hobbit and Lord of the Rings lovers, here comes at the Lyric Theater an unmissable concert. The start of the show is set at 20.45.

#Thursday 26/1: evening of great music, from Scala to Korean K-pop, from Bell and Sebastian to Duke Ellington’s orchestra ragtime

Duke Ellington Orchestra – Credits: Detroit Symphony
  • Open Day at the Holocaust Memorial: after the closures due to Covid, the Memorial of Safra square 1, which offers two days of visits. Thursday from 10.00 to 18, with reservations required.
  • Inside: a true story, if you will: the representation of the worst of the discoveries al Carcano Theater of Porta Romana. At 19.30 the curtain opens revealing the concealment of violence, based on a true story told by Giuliana Musso.
  • Renee Fleming: singing recital of the soprano, which remains at the Teatro alla Scala until Sunday 29. Accompanied on the piano by Evgeny Kissin and the music of Rachmaninovdebuts at 20.00.
  • Musical Afternoons: usual appointment with the Orchestra dei Pomeriggi Musicali at Dal Verme Theater, on stage at 20.00 in via S. Giovanni sul Muropreceded by open rehearsals in the matinee at 10.00.
  • The cigar seller: the story of Amos Kamil is on stage at the Litta Theater in Corso Magentawhere is it Albert Olive leads the post war meeting of the Jewish professor at the German tobacconist. Curtain at 20.30, on stage until Sunday 5 February.
  • Mozart’s Requiem: the Symphony of Milandirected by Claus Peter Florinterprets Mozart’s requiem mass at theMahler auditoriumfrom Thursday (8.30 pm) to Sunday 29.
  • Carmen Souza: the interpreter from Lisbon, but of Cape Verdean origin, brings his world music to the stage of the Blue Note in via Borsieri. Show starts at 20.30.
  • The Duke Ellington Orchestra: the ragtime roar of a hundred years ago, lives again among the instruments of a timeless orchestra. At the Lyric Theater Ellington’s greatest hits can be heard, starting at 21.00.
  • Van Gogh Cafe: among the tables of a Parisian café, the life of the Dutch painter is staged, told through correspondence with his brother. At 21.00 to Arcimboldi Theatreframed by the music of a live orchestra.
  • The Rose: Korean K-Pop arrives atAlcatraz, with the band proposing its Heal Together Tour. Fans are welcome, from 9.00pm onwards.
  • Belle and Sebastian: also the pop of the Glasgow band among the atmospheres of this Thursday evening. At 21.00 at Factory in via Fantolithe previously canceled date is recovered.

#Friday 27/1 (daytime and early evening): Remembrance Day and – before the weekend – the Art Book Fair opens and another South is imagined

Stumbling blocks – Credits: Malpensa24
  • Remembrance Day at the Holocaust Memorial: second consecutive day of guided visits to Safra square memorial 1, which on 27/1 is open from 10.00 to 15.00. Reservation required.
  • The Art Chapter 2023: until January 29 the fifth edition edition of the Milan Art Book Fair and show it HomelandAt BASE Milan in via Bergognone at 18.00.
  • What idea of ​​the South?: US library space asks the question of how to rethink the idea of ​​the south without falling into the temptation to restore an idealized past. From 19.00 in via delle Leghe 18.

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