The Covid crisis does not stop the music. The magic returned to the Arena yesterday evening with the first appointment of the most unpublished of the Festivals: an 11-evening program with a prestigious Italian cast and great international stars, including gala and symphonic concerts.

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Present the president of the Senate, Elisabetta Alberti Casellati, the show was opened with the anthem of Mameli. “It’s an evening for all Italians,” said Katia Ricciarelli, godmother of the event. These were the notes of the prologue of “Pagliacci” by Leoncavallo, “Can it be? Can you? ” to give voice to the Arena in a recital with 24 Italian artists, dedicated to health workers who have fought against Coronavirus in recent months.

Alessandra Galetto and Maria Vittoria Adami