From 3rd of July to 2nd of August, in the Great Cloister of Santa Maria Novella, a sensory journey awaits you with dance, music, theater and performing arts in the 29th edition of the Festival # NovellaClassica ... Contemporary Tradition ".

Novella Classica ... between tradition and modernity

This summer Santa Maria Novella becomes a stage to welcome one of the most awaited events of the Florentine Summer, the Florence Dance & Performing Arts Festival. Music, dance, theater and multimedia installations will involve your senses and will transport you from the Renaissance to the contemporary delivering an unforgettable experience.

Florence Dance Festival, with almost thirty years of activity, has numerous institutional partners: the City of Florence, the Tuscany Region, the Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Department of Live Performance and the Cassa di Risparmio of Florence Foundation  and many leading companies in Tuscany.

An international event of great cultural importance. The Florence Dance Festival celebrates its 29th season, continuing to keep the art of dance in the foreground, making it more accessible and closer to the public.

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