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“An unexpected surprise” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Amalfi Musical

Amalfi Musical
Piazza Flavio Gioia | Largo Cesareo Console, 3, 84011 Amalfi, Italy
+39 334 917 7814
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Ranked #2 of 27 things to do in Amalfi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: Every Wednesday and Saturday at 9pm, AMALFI MUSICAL tells a story set in ninth century about the rise of first Republic of Amalfi. Through the story of Antonio and Giovanna's love, thwarted by perfidious city's persecutor Sicardo, the show tells the story of Amalfi's liberation from bloodthirsty Lombard supremacy. The performance is in Italian language with surtitles in English and other languages. Reservation required.
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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“An unexpected surprise”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Selling tickets in the piazza we thought this would be a tourist trap event. In reality it was a terrific show with professional actors who had London stage style singing voices. Almost a local Les Mis ...without the production. Don't miss it. We bought the middle price tickets. Well seated. You sit along the sides of a long hall.

Visited July 2014
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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English first
Kerikeri, New Zealand
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102 reviews 102 reviews
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121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
“Well worth seeing”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

If you like musicals don't miss it. The action takes place in the atmospheric old Arsenal and the players perform right in front you. There are easy to read sub title boards in different languages and we were sat in front of an English one.

The music is very good and the players give it their all. We loved it and would highly recommend.

Visited July 2014
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Sorrento, Italy
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“A pleasant way to spend an evening and promote the arts.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

The show offers a patriotic example and a positive moral lesson but catchy tunes. It does feature energetic acting and professional-sounding voices. The ancient armoury in which the play is performed adds to the atmosphere and is almost worth the price of admission, which includes a tasty glass of wine.

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London, United Kingdom
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“Dramatic production”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

The show was really good and sub titles on the big screen worked well. However due to a big storm on the night we went there were several storms and electoral power failures so we never knew how the show ended because they had to stop the show in the middle. At least we found out that the princess killed the baddy but we don't know if she got rescued by the main man.

Visited June 2014
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Dublin, Ireland
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“Worth seeing!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We enjoyed the Amalfi musical experience very much. The venue is very unusual rather like an underground cave but in good condition. A complimentary juice was offered on arrival by pleasant staff. The actors had good voices and created a sense of intrigue by moving from one stage to another and using the area directly in front of the audience. We paid 22 euro each for tickets which was enough as it was difficult to see the advantage of the more expensive 30 euro ticket. The 70 minute performance was very entertaining and I recommend it to visitors and locals alike. I personally didn't like the dry ice as it makes me cough!! The translations on two large screens meant everyone could understand the plot!

Visited June 2014
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