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Thousands of opera lovers from all over the world – audiences like no others in their spirit, motivation and participation – are united and drawn to Pesaro by a common passion for Rossini.

11 May 2017

The Rossini Opera Festival whishes to inform you that the role of Mahomet II in Le siège de Corinthe will be portrayed by Luca Pisaroni. His recital will be postponed to August 15.

23 March 2017

The Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale of the RAI will be the new main orchestra of the Rossini Opera Festival. The OSN Rai will be bound to the ROF by a triennial partnership that will extend from 2017 into 2019.

4 November 2016

Stage direction will be a leading feature of the XXXVIII edition of the Rossini Opera Festival, which will be inaugurated on the 10th August 2017.