July 4, 2012, 10:18 AM
Romeo and Juliet - Florence
Romeo and Juliet – Shakespeare in the Park
In English with Italian Subtitles
Monumental Gardens of the Corsini Palace
via il Prato 58 Firenze Center
July 13 - 21st
Gardens Open 7 pm – Show at sunset
This is an opportunity to visit one of Florence's most lovely gardens (rarely opened to the public) - and to watch as Florence's only English language theatre company brings the world's most famous star-crossed lovers under the stars.
The historical Corsini gardens provide the perfect backdrop for this breathtakingly romantic tragedy, featuring a cast of actors from around the globe! A warm summer night, a beautiful Italian garden, a glass of fine wine... and world class theater. This will be a night to remember.
Audience members will have access to the gardens from7:00pm, to enjoy a pleasant picnic in the shade, and to taste fine wines produced by the Corsini Vineyards. Foods are available, or you are welcome to bring a picnic.
This event is in the historical center, in the Zone of Santa Maria Novella. It is around the corner from the American Church, an easy 10 minute walk from the train station.
Bigletti / Tickets: Any BoxOffice ticket office or at the PaperBack Exchange,
Via delle Oche or at B&M Bookshop, Borgo Ognissanti – Online at : Boxol.it or at
For more information write firstname.lastname@example.org or call (+39) 320 3115610