Caio Melisso Theatre

Caio Melisso Theatre

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Address: Piazza Duomo - Spoleto
Phone: (+39) 0743 222209


The Noble Theatre of Spoleto was built in 1600 with a wooden structure wascompletely renovated and enlarged in 1800 (now has 300 seats) and  named Teatro Caio Melisso in honor of the playwright and writer of Spoleto.

The theater is located in Piazza del Duomo and is part of the building of the Palazzo della Signoria, the interior of which is also the home of the Cathedral builtin 1419. Inside the theater you can see decorations of the ceiling and the curtain byBruschi and Panetti.

The theater is used today for important events or open for guided tours by appointment.