Lucca 1805-1814 Napoleonic Weekend and Grand Napoleonic Ball
Lucca 13-05-2016

 

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Jane Austen Society Florence presents

 

 

1805-1814 ELISA in LUCCA

A Napoleonic Weekend

 

13-15 MAY 2016 - Lucca 

  All events in 1805 - 1814 outfits

 

 

Programme of Events 

FRIDAY 13 MAY 2016, 6pm - 8pm or  9pm - 11pm

Palazzo Tucci - Via Cesare Battisti 13, Lucca

  DANCE RUN-THROUGH

with Dance Master M. Donald Francis

(in 1805-1814 outfits befitting the location)

 

 

SATURDAY 14 MAY 2016, 11.15am

Palazzo Ducale - Prefecture - piazza Napoleone, Lucca

  VISIT THE PREFECTURE & ELISA’S PRIVATE APARTMENTS

 

 

(NB. FAMOUS ANTIQUE STREET MARKET IN TOWN THIS SATURDAY & SUNDAY)

 

SATURDAY 14 MAY 2016, 1pm - 3.30pm

Palazzo Pfanner, Via degli Asili 33, Lucca

VISIT PALAZZO PFANNER & PICNIC LUNCH

& TREASURE HUNT in the GARDEN

 

SATURDAY 14 MAY 2016, 7pm - midnight

PALAZZO DUCALE LUCCA  -   Piazza Napoleone 

Reception Drinks &

GRAND BALL & BUFFET FROID à la CARÊME

meet in Piazza Napoleone between 6.30pm and 7pm

113th Line Infantry Napoleonic Regiment as Corpo di Guardia

 

SUNDAY 15 MAY 2016, 10.30am - 7pm 

VISIT ELISA & PAULINE’S SUMMER RESIDENCE - The Spa Town of BAGNI DI LUCCA,

   A TUSCAN LUNCH WITH A VIEW & A VISIT TO THE MEDIEVAL TOWN of BARGA

& TEATRO DEI DIFFERENTI & performance

bus pick up at 10.30am (please be there by 10.20am),

just outside Porta San Pietro (the mediaeval gate nearest the train station)

Meet at the small brick tower to the left of the gate.

 

Information: margaritafm@yahoo.com.au

 

 

 

 

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