My Photos: Italy -- Sicily -- Palermo -- Teatro Massimo

The Teatro Massimo Vittorio Emanuele opened in 1897.
Architects:  Giovanni Battista Filipo Basile and his son, Ernesto Basile -- 
the same architect who restored the Grand Hotel Villa Igiea.
It is the largest opera house in Italy.

Statue by Benedetto Civiletti represents Tragedy

Statue by Mario Rutelli represents Lyric Opera

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