Arena Verona, record balance for non-opera events – Music

(ANSA) – VERONA, 07 OCT – 2021, the year in which the path towards the restart of the entertainment sector began after the health emergency, saw Arena di Verona srl, the company that manages all the events, at the forefront extra lyric in the Roman Amphitheater.

“This summer the Arena and Verona were at the center of attention – said Mayor Federico Sboarina – only here we were able to carry out events with 6,000 spectators in total national safety, applying a health protocol. Also this year Verona has faced the difficult situation that still persists with promptness, tenacity and passion “. The 2022 billboard will have a program that embraces the great international artists, many of whom have chosen the Arena as the only date in Italy: among these Nick Cave, Gorillaz, Kiss, Toto, Scorpions. The Arena will also be one of the stops on the international tours of Simple Minds and Maneskin, which will open next year’s season on April 23, 2022. During the press conference, the centrality of the Verona Arena as a temple of music in the season was emphasized. just ended: the viewers who followed the TV events were over 27 million in Italy alone, in just under four months. Among the events organized was the initiative that led three times in a few days in prime time on Rai 3 “The great opera at the Verona Arena told by Pippo Baudo and Antonio Di Bella”. The season ended on September 30 with the concert for Marco Masini’s 30-year career, but also saw Emma’s 10 years, Carmen Consoli’s 25, Jerry Calà’s 50 and 40 years since her release. of the album “La voce del padrone” by Franco Battiato.