Francesco Morosini at war in Candia and in Morea

An exhibition within the framework of the Venetian doge and condottiero’s 400th birth anniversary, to admire a valuable and so far unseen cycle of Eighteenth century paintings on the military campaigns carried in Candia and the Peloponnese, once a domain of the Serene Republic. This exhibition by curator Elisabetta Molteni, also features documents, models, weaponry and war relics, including some Turkish command banners, two rare Ottoman cannons, a few musical and scientific instruments, maps… 

opera di Gioacchino Rossini

La scala di seta (The silken ladder) by Gioacchino Rossini:

At the Teatro la Fenice the opera by Gioacchino Rossini, the Silk Scale (la scala di Seta). Comedy farce written for the Teatro San Moisè in Venice which was staged on May 9th 1812. In September and October the opera La Scala di Seta will be presented at the Teatro la Fenice Installation La Fenice Theater Foundation.