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Via Vincenzo Bellini 3, 22100, Como, Italy
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

We went last night to see the ballet Don Quixote at the Teatro Sociale in Como (behind the Duomo). This is the most beautiful theatre, although slightly distressed. It is well worth a visit but finding out what is on and the process of buying...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Victor9302
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

This theatre is located exactly in the backwards of the Dome of Como. The inner part is wonderful and well decorated, the acustic is very good and the chairs are quite comfortable. It's clear from the stalls the stage has a slight slope downwards (to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank lucoh99
Reviewed 5 February 2017

La Traviata is one of our favorite operas so we saw it in many other operas around the world. And this particular performance turned out to be one of the most interesting and beautiful

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank SomewhereTraveller
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Nice traditional theatre beautifully decorated with a huge number of boxes and quite small stalls area and stage. It feels very intimate and is reasonably priced as subsidised by the council I believe. The seats in the stalls are quite tight and a little low...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Cully2014
Reviewed 9 April 2016

solide and imperssive … right at the lake and with a classy square in front … look and enjoy the classic italin style

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Kenn J
Reviewed 27 February 2016

From the little square at the entrance there is a nice view. Interior is a little "dusty " and old and not appropriate for a congress .

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank evita63
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Amazing experience in this beautiful Teatro "all'Italiana" . . . with Italian Opera !!! Turandot of Giacomo Puccini !!

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Andrea Z
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Its a nice little theater in the small town of Como. they usually have an interesting line up. and of course go here to watch opera!

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank RobbieRavi
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Como is a small beautiful town with mountains and absolutely beautiful lake. Teatro Sociale is a small theatre for all interested in watching interesting opera. It's closed on Sundays. Tickets can be bought in advance as well. They have a varied list of programmes and....More

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank dpri10
Reviewed 29 September 2015

If there is some kind of free exhibit going on in here while you are in town it is worth a walk to this place, otherwise, pass it by.

Date of experience: May 2015
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Susan B
12 May 2017|
Response from Cully2014 | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual, it wasn't as dressy as I was expecting; a wide range although some of the ladies were quite glitzy.