Cortona Mix Festival 2017

Cortona Mix Festival

The multidisciplinary event is back. Music, theatre, books, dancing, cinema, culture, and much, much more are the arts that make this festival quiet unique. The beautiful town of Cortona this year opens its historic buildings, streets and squares from July 19th to 23rd.

Cortona Mix Festival

At its sixth edition, this year the theme of Cortona Mix Festival is “Travel Notes”. Visitors are invited to explore a journey that moves from the past towards the future through a programme packed with concerts, shows, encounters and special events. An itinerary which kicks off on Wednesday morning and concludes on Sunday evening with a party at the Girifalco’s Fortress.

Cortona Mix Festival

On Thursday 20th evening in Piazza Signorelli the return in Italy of The Boomtown Rats, featuring Bob Geldof, Garry Roberts, Pete Briquette and Simon Crowe. On Friday 21st David Lynch’s documentary film “The Art of Life” will be screened in Signorelli Theatre at 3 pm and again at 11.30 pm. On the same day singer-actress Jill Hennessy will be performing in Piazza Signorelli at 9.30 pm with Max Weinberg & Siena Jazz University.

Cortona Mix Festival

For a complete programme in English look here while for ticket offices here.

Cortona Mix Festival

This entry was posted in Cortona, Events in Valdichiana, Festivals and feasts in Tuscany, Tuscany, Valdichiana and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Lascia un commento

Il tuo indirizzo email non sarà pubblicato. I campi obbligatori sono contrassegnati *