die Skala Theater

 scala-milanoIt is the world's most prestigious Opera House; it was built in 1778 by Piermarini, in simple neo-classic style. The interior, with its tasteful neo-classic décor, can seat 3000 spectators; the magnificent Bohemian.crystal chandelier has 365 lights, one for each day of the year. The opera and ballet season runs from 7 December to 19 July. An interesting Museum is attached to the theatre.