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Opera at St. Mark's Anglican Church

Via Maggio 18, Florence, Italy
1 800 877 1755
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Ranked #10 of 224 Attractions in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Operas, Performances
Owner description: Love Duets’ Concert: you do not have to be a lover of Italian Opera to enjoy this wonderful evening. It’s set in a small church from 1800’s. You have... more » Owner description: Love Duets’ Concert: you do not have to be a lover of Italian Opera to enjoy this wonderful evening. It’s set in a small church from 1800’s. You have a piano, soprano & tenor performing Opera’s love song and Italian love songs. The setting and performance is overwhelmingly powerful. You’ll be moved to tears by the emotions. Not to be missed. « less
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

Very reasonable (35euro a ticket) opera, in an intimate setting and particularly good for opera novices and the proceeds go to charity. Booking was done a few months before we visited Florence and we got front row seats which although daunting was brilliant. Booking couldn't have been easier (emailed them directly) and all my questions etc were answered very quickly... More

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Washington DC
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

Our second evening of Opera at St Mark's was as good, if not better, than the first time. This performance of Don Giovanni did not disappoint. Small, intimate setting - beautiful voices, friendly welcome, comfortable seating. Will definitely return next time we are in Florence

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

We were walking by the church one night and heard this amazing music and voices, we quickly got the information for their next performance. This was a highlight of our trip. The setting is beautiful and intimate, rarely do you get to see such amazing opera singers up so close. The performers were spectacular, these are true professionals with impressive... More

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Houston TX
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

This was a high point during our recent Florence stay. The Opera is magnificent. The acoustics were great. We really loved the performance and the venue. Cannot say enough good things about this. Don't miss it.

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Singapore, Singapore
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

The venue was easy to get to and totally gorgeous. The small and intimate setting was great and the pieces chosen were the more popular/famous ones so we were familiar with at least one or two of them. The performers were thorough professionals with extensive global touring experience. However it was evident they knew each other well and there was... More

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We visited this place back in 2011 and decided to take the kids again this year. They loved it and so did we. It's almost as if all the hustle and bustle of Florence disappears once you enter. Must see, do not miss this hidden gem.

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Houston, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Even if you aren't an opera fan, like me, this venue/program is a wonderful experience. It was lighthearted and beautiful. A great way to finish a day of sightseeing.

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Grand Bend, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Magical! The voices, venue and acting made this experience memorable. We saw the opera Rigoletto and cannot say enough about the overall performance. Tickets were purchased prior to our arrival in Italy.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The musical and operatic performances offered on the site for events in Florence was varied during the time we visited the city. Our performance was arias from operas by Verdi, Puccini, Mozart and others. The tenor and soprano were exceptionally professional, brilliant, with powerful voices and range. The venue in St. Marks English Church was excellent. We had a thoroughly... More

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San Dimas, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I agree totally with the other reviews describing their wonderful experiences attending the Love Duets concert. I booked well before leaving for my first trip to Italy, and the personal emails made me feel so welcomed and like an invited guest. The intimate setting, the hospitality, professional performers, and ambiance of the historic church couldn't have been better. The price... More

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