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12 July 2011

TEATRO ALLA SCALA

La Scala is the opera house theatre in Milan was opened on 3rd august 1778,a previous theathre was destroyed by a fire.The premiere performance was Antonio Salieri 's Europa riconosciuta.The season traditionally open on the 7th december Saint Ambrose 's day,the feast day of Milan's patron saint.All performances must end before midnight.La Scala is famous for the "world premiere opera"(1st production) worldwide known to be the greats classics operas as Turandot and Madama butterfly by Giacomo Puccini, Europa riconosciuta by Antonio Salieri, Nabucco and Otello by Giuseppe Verdi .Enjoy the theater video gallery here.Is always considred as one of the main music temples worldwide,for many the 1st as heritage.

16 comments:

Luis Gomez said...

Gorgeous!

arabesque said...

it is a stunning structure and it looks imposing too.
wonder what it looks inside...

Kate said...

Now I know what it looks like! Thanks for the historical information!

Leif Hagen said...

My dream is to hear an Opera live at La Scala someday! I'll let you know - we could meet for dinner before it started! Qui sais?

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Chanok S. said...

That's so classic and beautiful! by the way, I never go to opera live. Hope I can try :)

Ken Mac said...

Thanks for taking us along

Chanok S. said...

as you asked me.. Yeah..I should wearing those outfit the white one and go to drink some Pepsi with you in front of the opera house, good idea? ;P

Alina F. said...

Love the photo and the little story!:)

Halcyon said...

I never got a good photo of it when I was in Milan. Such a nice building though. With lots of history. :)

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Oh I love little square and areas like this xx
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It-Blogirls said...

amazing picture!

tHis is Belgium said...

yes, something to be proud of ! a monument !

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Sharon said...

I'd love to attend a performance there one day.

Dianne said...

Oh! I love this building - I think of all the famous people who have performed here - Thank you for showing us this beautiful photo. Have you ever been inside the theatre?