Teatro Duse di Cortemaggiore


Teatro Duse di Cortemaggiore
Tag: Theatres

Teatro Duse of Cortemaggiore takes part to Open Theatres, on the 4 weekends of May 2021 the historical theatres of Emilia open their door to the public.


At the beginning of the XX cent. this theatre was entitled to the legendary Italian actress Eleonora Duse who first performed at the age of 10. Originally hosted a convent and later it was converted into a theatre on commission from Maria Luigia of Austria (1826). The building features a small horseshoe pit, two orders of boxes and the hall presents a decoration of flowres and garlands in the Reinassance style.

The theatre takes part to the initiative "Open theatres in Emilia" observing the following opening times:

  • 25 October: 10am>12am
  • 6 December: 10am>12am

Free entrance and guided tours

You can also join free Cortemaggiore guided tours scheduled in the following days:

  • 25 October: 10 am
  • 6 December: 10 am

Info and reservations:
Tel: +39 0523 832708 (unavailable on Mondays and Saturdays)
E-mail: scuolaecultura@comune.cortemaggiore.pc.it

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