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There are many cool venues in Brescia, Lio Bar being one of them. This hip concert venue has featured many popular artists and bands and continues to do so. While you are in the city, do attend a concert here to hear the latest and best of Italian and international music.
The Centro Teatrale Bresciano or CTB was founded with an aim to promote dramas and plays in the region of Brescia. In order to pursue its aim, the organization produces and hosts a plethora of sentimental dramas, rib-tickling comedies and light-hearted plays in its in-house theater, the Teatro Stabile Bresciano. The theater is furnished with spectacular lights and acoustics that enhance the superlative performances delivered by extremely talented artists.
A hub for music and arts, the PalaBrescia is one of Brescia's finest Auditoriums. Right from musicals, concerts, dance, comedies and theater this auditorium has hosted them all. The stage is well designed with top notch lighting and acoustic facilities, making performances a pleasure to watch. The PalaBrescia not only hosts events but also takes pleasure in planning business meetings, seminars and other corporate gatherings. Check the website for the list of upcoming shows, ticket reservations and more.
This is one of the most important theaters in the city with a program that offers high quality shows and the best productions every year, with the participation of the best directors and actors in Italy.
Teatro Grande di Brescia has played an important role in shaping the cultural and social life of the people of Brescia over the centuries. Recognized as a national monument, this stage has been graced by internationally renowned opera singers and artistes who have rendered some of their finest performances here. Dripping in red and gold, the opulent interiors stun any onlooker into a sense of wonder. Check the website for a list of upcoming events.
Nestled at the foothills of the Cassino mountains, Teatro Romano is an atypical Greek-Roman theater. Its architecture features a semicircular, sloping auditorium, with 20 steps and 3000 seating capacity. It was a forgotten Medieval-era structure until the 1950s restoration. It hosts an array of cultural events in the summer including concerts, live shows and outdoor cinema.
This is one of the most important theaters in the city. They always offer high level shows, and the most interesting Italian productions which are touring the country. They also host the Brescia theater company.
Formerly a flourishing church with great architectural designs Auditorium San Barnaba is now a prominent event space in the area. It plays host to a variety of entertaining dramas, plays and concerts. Housed within the famed Conservatorio di Musica di Brescia, the auditorium has the pre-requisites like proper lighting and comfortable seating to make any event successful. You will still find this space worth a look with its beautiful facade and frescoed halls.
Stadio Mario Rigamonti is a grand old soccer stadium in Lombardy, in the province of Brescia. The stadium dates back to 1928, and is home to Brescia Calcio, the football club in the Italian Serie B league. With a capacity of nearly 28,000, excellent electronic scoreboard and big screen views, it is a top venue for international matches held in the city. A beautiful mountainous backdrop makes match-viewing all the more pleasurable at Stadio Mario Rigamonti. Call ahead for match information.
Tucked away on a quiet street, Circolo Colony is a haven for Italian rock and metal music fans. Hosting regular live concerts, this concert space also serves a variety of beer and tidbits to satisfy hunger pangs. They even hold beer tastings occasionally. Some of their previous listings are Bonded by Blood, Dehumanized, Malignancy and Nuclear.
Teatro CTM resorts to showcasing premier quality European cinema and drama. Humorous plays and comedy acts too have taken place in this amazing space. The lighting, seating and sound is perfect for any event may it be screening of a film or even staging a dramatic performance. Concerts by Sabina Gazzanti are popular and the locals throng the theater to witness the many performances on offer. Call ahead for further details.
In many little towns, the center of the local community is the City Hall, just like the City Hall of Capriolo. It often hosts exhibitions, festivals and fairs that involve the whole community; its aim is to allow local people to express their ideas and talents.