I Lombardi alla prima Crociata, Falstaff, Messa da Requiem, Il trovatore, Nabucco: these are the great performances and that will lead the XXIII edition of the Festival Verdi 2023 from the 16th of September to the 16th of October, 2023.
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I Lombardi alla prima crociata, Messa da Requiem and Il Trovatore will be held in the temple of the opera in the ducal city of Parma Teatro Regio di Parma, while Falstaff will be performed at Teatro Verdi in Busseto right in the heart of Verdi Homelands together with Nabucco in concert form at Teatro Magnani in Fidenza. In addition to the operas, you can enjoy a wide range of world-class performances, including operas, concerts, symphonies, and recitals.

Our private, exclusive and customizable Tour&Tickets tours aim to grant you unique and tailormade experiences that combine the best of Giuseppe Verdi’s music, art, culture and delicious food in the Italian Food Valley.

You’ll visit the places where Verdi lived, worked, and composed some of his most famous pieces, including the Teatro Regio, where many of his operas were first performed. With our expert guides and exclusive access to these iconic locations, you’ll get an unparalleled experience of the music and culture that has made Verdi a lasting icon of Italian heritage. The tours will also introduce other extraordinary artists such as Arturo Toscanini and Renata Tebaldi, who both have strong ties to Parma, proving its rich musical tradition.

Tours of monuments and works of art will be interspersed with tastings of typical foods of Parma and the surrounding area, unique and iconic delicacies famous the world over like Parmigiano Reggiano cheese, Parma Ham, Culatello di Zibello, Traditional Balsamic Vinegar. You will savour the unique culinary heritage of Parma, UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy, the Italian Food Valley.

And the best part? We offer all-inclusive packages that include top-category tickets to the Festival Verdi performances and the opera tour. So you can relax and enjoy the Festival Verdi without any worries about logistics or planning. We take care of everything, from transportation to accommodation, so you can focus on immersing yourself in the beauty and magic of the Festival Verdi 2023.

Our suggested Essential tour should include at least:

  • 2 nights in a 4 star hotel with breakfast
  • 1 welcome tasting-lunch with Parmigiano Reggiano and our delicious deli meats, Parma Ham, Salame Felino, Fiocchetto di Prosciutto and Coppa, plus our most typical dishes and wines
  • 1 ticket (top category seat) for the opera at Teatro Regio di Parma
  • 1 ticket (top category seat) for the opera at Teatro Verdi di Busseto

Discover the complete Festival Verdi 2023 programme and
our Tour&Tickets customisable opera experience