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On summer evenings Roma echoes its charm presenting himself to the world in all its varied beauty. Places and fascinating live a new bloom and fill with voices and faces finally relaxed. This also thanks to the many initiatives proposed, taking advantage of attractive and unique spaces, stimulate their visit. In particular, for theatrical proposals talk about two examples that can satisfy different needs of fun and entertainment: Shakespeare and comedy. The two events are held in places full of history, attractive to the seductive green.

They are the theatrical season Silvano Toti Globe Theatre a Villa Borghese, and the festival of comic theater In the shadow of the Colosseum in Colle Oppio Park.


Silvano Toti Globe Theatre

In the atmospheric space Villa Borghese, one of the largest public parks Roma, It was built in 2003 the Silvano Toti Globe Theatre, philologically respecting the structure of the Globe Theater in London, which is the most famous theater of the Elizabethan period, and where only the works are staged to William Shakespeare. The theater is in a circular shape with the stage covered, public area instead is uncovered and the material used is, as in the original, Oak wood. The experience of following a Shakespeare play in an architectural space equal to the time in which his works were presented by the bard himself, It is both thrilling and exciting time.


Under the direction of historical Gigi Proietti, Also this season, that starts from 21 June up to the 15 October 2019, It is rich and inviting. from "Bisbetica domata" a "Much Ado About Nothing", gives “Riccardo III” the show “Edmund Kean”, the great Shakespearean actor from the text of Raymond FitzSimons directed and interpretation of the same Proietti, and then "Julius Caesar" e “Romeo and Juliet"With the text in the original language. In addition to the texts set out, The programming includes other representative spaces:

i Monday's Globe involving shows “William and Elizabeth”, the 22, 29 July and 2 September, directed by Melanie Giglio, e "The Complete Works of Shakespeare in 90 minutes " di Long,Singer and Winfield on 12 and the 19 August.

I Afternoons Globe where there is the other possibility to follow “William and Elizabeth”, Besides “Playing Shakespeare” e "Sonnets of Love. Journey of the most beautiful poems of William Shakespeare ".


For the full program and specific information on events please refer to the following link:

Silvano Toti Globe Theatre

From 21 June to 15 October 2019,

Timetables: evening shows h 21, h 21.15, Sunday h 18, matinees h 16

Tickets: Botteghino Viale P. Canonica, from Tuesday a Sunday h 16.30-19, performance days until the start of the same, Monday open only on performance days h 18-21

GOLD stage: full € 32, reduced € 29 (sector is not always available in advance)

Central Stage Level 1 e 2: full € 27, reduced € 24, Central Stage Level 3: full € 22, reduced € 20

Palco Lateral 1 Level 1 e 2: full € 23, reduced € 21, Palco Lateral 1 Level 3: full € 18, reduced € 15

Palco Lateral 2 Level 2: full € 16, reduced € 13, Palco Lateral 3 Level 1 e 2: full € 14, reduced € 12 (reduced visibility), Parterre (standing room): full € 10, reduced € 8

They are entitled to a reduction children under the age 12; children under years 6 They are entitled to the reduced courtesy of € 5

For disabled in the private sector (The central level) and a tribute to the carer, info: 331 461 8970/3389104467.

Info: Tel.: 3389104467 every day from h 16-19, mail:

In the shadow of the Colosseum

From 10 July to 9 September 2019, Tuesday to Sunday at 21.45, the traditional festival of comic theater. For years now the Roman summer fixture, Also this year will be hosted within the Colle Oppio Park. Located just above the Colosseo, the location even more renewed and welcoming host well known names joined by new figures that have stood out in recent periods. The stage inserted in the green lung, among the trees in the evenings give a glimpse of the other spectacle of the Roman summer sky, It will be surrounded by culinary spaces for street food, Restaurants and Gastropubs, creating a friendly and relaxing environment meeting.

Two intense months of hilarious and intelligent performances, as hilarious and intelligent should be the level of comedy. Names like Francesca Reggiani that, Thursday 26 July, He will present his show "What Women (non) they say", Maurizio Mattioli, that there will be Thursday 2 August, O Rodolfo Laganà, with "Toro sedated", Saturday 4 August, I am an example of the great attention, set by the event, in selecting artists and shows the comic genre, seemingly easy, but that requires, when done right, great preparation.

For information on specific nights of the program refer to the phone number 060608 open every day from 9 at 19.

In the shadow of the Colosseum

From 10 July to 9 September, Colle Oppio Park Viale Cesare Ceradini snc / Viale del Monte Oppio

Input disabled, wheelchairs and strollers: Viale del Monte Oppio

Schedule: hours Shows 21.45

Tickets: € 17+3 full, € 12+2 reduced (over 65, under 10, groups + 10)

Info: +39 334 9297472