Performing Arts and Cultural Initiatives
The University actively pursues the objective of creating opportunities and situations for developing and expressing artistic abilities.
Students, along with faculty and staff, have been able to express their creativity and skills for many years, to be appreciated by the entire community at performances and concerts that are open to the public.
PERFORMING ARTS AND COURSES
Bocconi University organizes creative workshops, cultural activities and extra-curricular initiatives to give participants a chance to express their creativity and artistic abilities.
Detailed information about courses and opportunities offered next academic year will be soon made available. In the meantime you can have a look at the activities held in the second semester 2021-2022.
Check out all the activities:
Workshop: "Theater brings us closer"
In collaboration with Civica Scuola di Teatro Paolo Grassi. The course starts on 10 February and is held in English. Click here for additional information.
This singing course, offered in collaboration with Coro Bocconi Studenti, is held in bilingual mode (Italian/English). It’s free and open to Bocconi students, faculty and staff. Specific theoretical and technical knowledge is not required, participants should simply have a passion for music.
Additional information on the next edition of the course available here.
Every year in Bocconi we offer a photography course in collaboration with Eolo Perfido, a professional photographer.
While waiting for the upcoming edition, you can check out the Street Photography coruse we held during AY 2020-2021.
A soundproof room available free of charge, upon reservation.
Campus Life, in collaboration with Bocconi Students Food Association, is proud to offer Bocconi students an opportunity to spend together some good time in the kitchen. During AY 2020-21 we have hosted three cooking classes with Chef Daniel Canzian. Additional information on upcoming opportunities will be made available soon.
BOCCONI CULTURAL INITIATIVES
Each academic year Bocconi comes to life with events involving the entire community in activities with a variety of topics.
Guided tours to museums and expositions
Campus Life offers several guided tours throughout the year, which will allow you to see Milan and its museums with new eyes.
Detailed information about opportunities scheduled for AY 2022-23 will be soon made available.
- 28 April 2022: Milan Street Art Tour: Navigli and Ticinese area (ENG) > find out more
- 12 April 2022: Marc Chagall, A Tale of Two Worlds - guided tour at MUDEC (ENG) > find out more on the Italian website
- 24 March 2022: Piet Mondrian, From figuration to abstraction - guided tour at MUDEC (ENG) > program
- 10 March 2022: Tiziano and the image of women in the Cinquecento Veneziano - guided tour at Palazzo Reale (ENG) > program
- 16 February 2022: Museo del Design Italiano (ENG) > program
- 25 November 2021: Museo del Novecento (ENG) > program
Bocconi has been hosting for several years internationally renowned pianists who perform free of charge for the community. Additional information on upcoming concerts will be made available soon.
Over the years Bocconi has often been the stage for theater shows, organized by its students and by other companies.
6 May 2022, at 8:30pm
Aula Magna Gobbi
Find out more at this webpage
BOEF & ASEN
29 November at 9PM
Chiesa San Ferdinando, Piazza Sraffa, Milano
A play by Barabbas' Clowns (in Italian)
By Norbert Ebel, director Ferruccio Cainero, with Francesco Giuggioli and Gianluca Previato
Exhibits on campus
Bocconi periodically hosts exhibitions by contemporary artists who are already admired by critics. Additional information on upcoming exhibits will be made available soon.
Bocconi sotto il palco
Bocconi has signed several agreements with cultural institutions in Milan that offer discounted prices for plays, exhibitions and concerts. It’s a unique opportunity to "fill up" on culture!
CULTURAL INITIATIVES: STUDENT ASSOCIATIONS' ACTIVITIES
In Bocconi there are more than 100 student associations, some of which are very active also in the field of culture and performing arts. Find out more about the activities organized by student associations and open to the entire Bocconi Community.
A series of meetings to get to know famous authors and writers.
Check the Italian website for additional information on upcoming events
The events are organized in collaboration with Arts and Humanities and the student association "Associazione studentesca letteraria Bocconi d'Inchiostro"
Do you like singing, acting and dancing? Or do you want to put yourself to the test with set design, choreography or directing? Bocconi puts on a musical entirely organized by and starring students from the University: join the group to provide your own contribution to the success of this initiative!
If you want to know more about the association activities you can contact them directly and have a look at their latest video!
Coro Bocconi Studenti
The association Coro Bocconi Studenti collaborates each year in the organization of a singing course dedicated to the whole Bocconi Community.
Get in touch with the student associations to know more about their activities and to join them!
Watch their latest video in occasion of the Winter Holidays: https://youtu.be/F6Jhkk2MBu4
Every year student associations organize and promote several cultural activities. In Bocconi there is also the "Gruppo Teatro Studenti Bocconi", find out more!