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Falstaff is coming!
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Falstaff is coming!

For the 2024/25 Season, Giuseppe Verdi’s second opera buffa, Falstaff, will take center stage! Arrigo Boito’s libretto was taken from Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives of Windsor, and some passages were also taken from Henry IV, the historical drama in which the figure of Sir John Falstaff first appeared. As some will recall, this is not...

Turandot is on its way!
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Turandot is on its way!

Blare of trumpets, roll of drums: it’s time for an announcement! As many will know, the title that will lead our projects next year is Giacomo Puccini’s Turandot.

Sensory Theatre has been shortlisted for the Next Stage Grants
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Sensory Theatre has been shortlisted for the Next Stage Grants

On 29-30 April we have attended the first in-person Forum for the Next Stage initiative, a new project coordinated by Opera Europa and FEDORA Platform dedicated to innovation in the performing arts on the topics of sustainability, inclusivity and digital transformation. Hosted by Deutsche Oper am Rhein in Dusseldorf, we have spent two very intense...

Acquaprofonda wins the Abbiati prize
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Acquaprofonda wins the Abbiati prize

THE ACQUAPROFONDA WHALE WINS THE ABBIATI PRIZE AsLiCo wins the “Abbiati” Prize for a second time Como, Thursday May 5, 2022 Acquaprofonda, the civic opera that Teatro Sociale Como – AsLiCo has commissioned, in co-production with Teatro dell’Opera di Roma, to Giovanni Sollima and Giancarlo De Cataldo, is awarded the prize “Filippo Siebaneck”, intended for initiatives...

International research funded by Erasmus+ for Dolce Cenerentola
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International research funded by Erasmus+ for Dolce Cenerentola

The 2021/22 Opera kids edition is part of the project Opera and Early Childhood Education (OECE) – Building European Awareness through Music in Pandemia Times, an action financed by the European program Erasmus+. The project is coordinated by the University of Oviedo in Spain, and, in addition to AsLiCo, joined by four partner organisations from...