11-13 June 2016
Villa Orlandi, Anacapri, Capri Island, Italy
Europe/Rome timezone

Social program

Social Program
 
 
Registration, June 11th
The registration desk, at the entrance of the Conference Venue, Villa Orlandi, will open on Saturday morning, June 11th,  at 9.00 am.
The participant registration fee is €240,00.
 
 
Gala Dinner, June 12th
Restaurant l'Olivo
Location:Capri Palace Hotel & Spa *****L

“L’Olivo” is the only restaurant on the island to be awarded with two Michelin stars. Chef Andrea Migliaccio

Via Capodimonte 2 (close to Monte Solaro chairlift), Anacapri
steps away from the central square  of Anacapri
 
8:00 - 8:20 pm: Piano concert
Pianist: Mo Mario Merola
Musics by D. Scarlatti (Sonata K455) and F. Chopin (Nocturnes Op.27 n.2 and Op.48 n.1)
8.20 pm: Aperitif on the panoramic roof of the Hotel
8.45 pm: Dinner
 
Please specify any dietary restriction at the moment of the registration

 
 
 
Excursions, June 14th

Boat tour of the island
The boat tour will start at Marina Grande. Detailed information will be provided during the workshop.
The boat tour lasts about 2 hours, but it may take longer in case boat traffic and sea conditions
would allow a stop at Grotta Azzurra. The excursion cannot be made in adverse weather conditions.
 
Villa Lysis
Guided tour, after the boat tour; Detailed information will be provided during the workshop.
Villa Lysis, also known as Villa Fersen, is a detached residence in a wonderful garden surrounded
by climbing plants and cypresses, not far from the ruins of Villa Jovis, and with a great panorama.
The walk to Villa Lysis takes about three quarters of an hour (about 2km) uphill, so comfortable
shoes are advised.
http://www.capritourism.com/en/article?article1_id=3519
 
Free admissions
Free admission for registered participants is to 
-Casa Rossa
-Monte Solaro Cableway

Casa Rossa
The Casa Rossa (the Red House) in Anacapri is home to the "L'Isola Dipinta" art collection owned by the town. The collection comprises 31 paintings from the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The Casa Rossa is also home to 3 Roman statues that were found at the bottom of the Grotta Azzurra in 1964.

http://www.capritourism.com/en/article?article1_id=1657

http://www.comunedianacapri.it/it/s/casa-rossa-2

 
Monte Solaro Cableway
An impressive limestone formation and the highest point on Capri (1,932 feet), Monte Solaro affords gasp-inducing views toward the bays of Naples and Salerno. A 12-minute chairlift ride will take you right to the top, which is a starting point for a number of scenic trails on the western side of the island, most particularly down the slope to the lovely area around Santa Maria a Cetrella.
http://www.capriseggiovia.it/en/index.html

Touristic info

Festività di Sant'Antonio, Patrono di Anacapri
The catholity festivity of Sant'Antonio, patron saint of Anacapri, will be celebrated during the days of the workshop, with a religious and civil program, for info see

Other major attractions: Villa San Michele at Anacapri
It is a museum surrounded by unusually beautiful garden, which is also a Swedish cultural Institution.
http://www.villasanmichele.eu/en/welcome
http://www.comunedianacapri.it/it/s/villa-san-michele-2