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Two small elegant cinemas, the Fiamma and the Fiammetta, were joined to create the present Fiamma. It shows 'sophisticated' films and new releases by famous directors. Both screens are air-conditioned and seat 590 and 174 respectively. Parking space is quite hard to find in this area.
Such vibrant and expressive are the works of art at Galleria Tartaglia Art that you could almost reach forward and hold on to them. The exhibits at the gallery are an extension of one's wild and carefree nature with a riot of colors and a contrast of expressiveness. Artist Piero Tartaglia's brainchild is one of the best galleries in all of Rome and you can always view the work of the artist and his students as a part of the permanent collection too. The gallery has the works of quite a few artists who have dedicated themselves to promoting contemporary art.
Located in the heart of Rome's city center just steps from the grand Piazza della Repubblica, Chiesa della Metodista (Methodist Church) hosts a variety of classical and opera performances in its main hall that can seat up to 250 people.
Located in the neighborhood of Centro Storico, this multi-screen cinema is quite a favorite. A comfortable, recently renovated cinema with large screens and Dolby Digital; a cinema that set the trend for the multiplexes in Rome. It shows a wide variety of films, from popular romantic comedies and films by famous directors, to action films. Visit the website for movie timings, ticket reservations or other details.
Moderno, part of the Warner Village Cinemas chain is proving to be very popular throughout the city. There are six screens, all with air-conditioning, stadium seating, digital surround-sound, late shows and two bars with the usual offerings. Kids Club is available on Sunday mornings with the first screening just for children. Entrance is prohibited once the show has started. Call ahead for more details.
Ever since Galleria Tondinelli opened shop in Italy, they have been dedicated with a single mind of nurturing and promoting contemporary art from within Italy and all around the world. Collaborating with over a dozen countries including United Sates, Germany, India, Monaco, Switzerland to name a few, Galleria Tondinelli has been leaving its mark across the globe. Among the long list of artists who have associated themselves with Tondinelli are Bruno Ceccobelli, Giovanni Frangi, Ugo Riva, Alberto Sughi and Renzo Vespignani. You can get an idea of the work they promote and display from the list of their artists. Visit this place to savor flavors of art from around the world. Check website for schedules.
If you want to be the most splendid experience while watching your favorite movies. Cinema Quattro Fontane is the place to go to watch the latest blockbuster movie. The comfortable seating accompanied by pop corns, candies and refreshments is just the ideal thing to do. Call ahead for more information on ticket bookings and movie schedules.
La Domus Talenti that was once a convent has now been converted into an eclectic event space in the city. The place is specially used to hold exhibitions, art shows and book readings. However, some well famed events, meetings, concerts and screenings apart from important activities have also taken place here. With a fine ambiance and superior facilities, all the exhibits and events held here are a sure success. It is a great treat to explore this space, if not for the events, then for the sheer elegance it exudes.
This modern, large theater with excellent acoustics is certainly the best in the capital for productions of Italian and international hit musicals such as The Rocky Horror Show. This theater also caters to family audiences, what with performances like The Diary of Anne Frank and The Wizard of Oz. You can also drop by to catch a musical performance by the likes of Anna Oxa, Edward Chun and Lea Salonga.
Founded in the late 19th Century by the entrepreneur Costanzi, this theater was for a long time considered to be one of the most prestigious opera theaters in Europe. Having gone through some difficult years, the Teatro dell'Opera has recently returned to its status as a primary venue for opera, ballet and symphonic music seasons. During the summer, opera is staged at the lovely Terme di Caracalla or the beautiful Piazza di Siena in the Villa Borghese gardens.
This theater is managed by the Italian Theater Board and its repertoire includes the most important works by famous contemporary directors with famous actors. It specializes in light comedy, such as plays by De Filippo, and it always has musical concerts and highly entertaining shows on its playbill. The Orchestra Regionale del Lazio performs there on Thursdays.
The English Theater of Rome is solely dedicated to holding plays in English. They provide an excellent breakthrough platform for artists and directors alike who are looking to make it big in the world of theater. Rome, a city famed for its rich arts and culture enables budding talent to emerge to the forefront and this theater does the very same. Apart from playing theater in English, they also stage non-English and Bilingual plays. Check website for schedules and get a taste of classiness and elegance personified.