Over forty events, from cinema to music, from gastronomy to art, from dance to various moments of entertainment, will be hosted at the Tasso Theater in Sorrento on the occasion of the Christmas festivities.
The Municipal Administration of Sorrento, presented the program of the initiatives, which, as part of the twelfth edition of M’Illumino d’Inverno, from November 2019 until the end of January 2020, will accompany tourists and visitors in the city of Sorrento.
The billboard, which was promoted in collaboration with the Sorrento Foundation and with the Federalberghi Penisola Sorrentina, starts on 22 November 2019 with the lighting of the Christmas lights, which transform the town of the Sorrento Coast into an elegant open-air living room. A destination for thousands of curious people who flock every year to admire the play of light, the majestic 25-meter tall Christmas Tree stands on the central Piazza Torquato Tasso and illuminates everyone with music.
From November 22nd, until Sunday November 24th 2019, the appointment with Shopping under the Tree returns, promoted by the Department of Commerce in collaboration with merchants, with promotions and offers in the various participating stores, animations and street bands. To frame the two days of shopping, there is the Street Food Village in Piazza Angelina Lauro, with tastings of various food and wine products.
Also on November 23, 2019, at 9.00 pm there is a performance by BandAdriatica which will kick off the 2019 winter edition of Sorrento Incontra, organized by Arealive and Crdl under the artistic direction of Mvula Sungani. The multidisciplinary review will continue at the Tasso Theater with Foja (8 December), Neapolis Mantra (21 December), Lorenzo Girotti and Damiano (11 January), Cyrus and BamBi (18 January) and with a special guest to be announced in the coming days.
Music and dance, on November 28, 2019, at 9.00 pm, with Fantasmagoria, the show signed by Sabrina Di Monda: the entire proceeds of the evening will go to the girls of the Casa della Carità in Benin.
From 1 to 7 December 2019, the big screen will be the protagonist of numerous previews, with actors, directors, screenwriters and protagonists programmed in the 42nd edition of the Professional Cinema Days promoted by ANEC, the National Association of Cinema Exhibitors in collaboration with ANICA, the National Association of Film and Audiovisual Industries.
From 5 to 8 December 2019, there is the appointment for all the greedy, Chocoland, the artisan chocolate fair that will enliven Corso Italia with productions of master chocolatiers from all over Italy.
From 11th to 13th December 2019, with start at 7.30pm, with Sorrento Jazz, the historical event dedicated to one of the most loved genres of all time with guests Ava Trio (11 December), Rita Marcotulli (12 December), Mirko Gisonte (December 13th).
From the collaboration between Sorrento Jazz and the Rotary Club Sorrento, the special evening was born with Gino Rivieccio scheduled for December 14th 2019 at 9.00 pm.
On December 15, 2019, at 9.00 pm, the third edition of the concert dedicated to a myth like Luciano Pavarotti, promoted by the foundation that bears his name.
December 17, 2019, space for charity, with the Christmas Concerts for Telethon, organized by the art school Francesco Grandi.
The Mayor of Sorrento, Giuseppe Cuomo concludes: “Among the other events we note the New Year in the Piazza with the expected fireworks and lots of music after midnight. Also for this edition of M’Illumino d’Inverno we have focused on the diversification of the offer, so as to meet the needs of the most diverse publics. But above all on the quality of events, artists, entertainment for residents and visitors ”.