Elba 1814 - Bicentennial Napoleonic Ball and Weekend
Portoferraio, Elba Island, Tuscany, Italy 13-06-2014

 

 

 

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The Jane Austen Society Florence presents

 

1814 Bicentennial

Napoleonic Ball

A Weekend on the Island of Elba

13 -15 June 2014

 

Programme of Events

 

FRIDAY 13 June 2014, 6.30pm - 7.30pm

Il Teatro dei Vigilanti, Piazza Gramsci, Portoferraio

Concert of Napoleonic Music, Theatre and Tales of History

All in 1814 attire

 

 

FRIDAY 13 JUNE 2014, 7.30pm - 9pm

Enoteca dell Fortezza - a Slow food restaurant - Via Scoscesa

A Napoleonic Dinner with Elban recipes from 1814

 

FRIDAY 13 JUNE 2014, 9.30pm - 11pm

Piazzale de LAUGIER - event open to everyone

NAPOLEONIC DANCING UNDER THE FULL MOON

with Maestro DONALD FRANCIS & L’Atelier de Danse

in 1814 attire

(followed by a midnight swim at the nearby Le Viste Beach)

 

SATURDAY 14 JUNE 2014, 10.30am - 3pm 

VISIT VILLA SAN MARTINO - Napoleon’s Summer Residence

IN 1814 Day Attire

VISIT GALLERIA DEMIDOFF

PICNIC LUNCH at TENUTA LA CHIUSA

 

SATURDAY 14 JUNE 2014, 8pm - 2am

PALAZZINA DEI MULINI, Piazzale Napoleone 

BICENTENNIAL NAPOLEONIC BALL

with Interludes, Buffet, Punch and Canapés

on the torchlit terraced Garden

an exclusive event in Napoleon’s Residence

 

SUNDAY 15 JUNE 2014, 11am - 5pm 

SET SAIL ABOARD the 18th Century BRIG “LA GRACE

VISIT the Historic Centre of Portoferraio

and lunch at Trattoria "Il Garibaldino"

 

Information: margaritafm@yahoo.com.au

 

 

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