Sanremo rehearsals, tickets on pre-sale from Monday 16th

Rehearsals with the orchestra are underway for the 28 artists competing at the 73rd Italian Song Festival, and with less than a month to go before Sanremo expectations are already high among the public and critics alike. On stage will be artistic director Amadeus, Gianni Morandi and four co-hosts – already confirmed are Chiara Ferragni for the first and last evenings and Francesca Fagnani for one evening – and special guests will include Al Bano and Massimo Ranieri. In the meantime, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday 16 January it will be possible to apply for season tickets, in the stalls and gallery, for the five evenings of the festival, as well as free single tickets exclusively for those with physical disabilities.The terms and conditions for the sale and use of season tickets and tickets for the Festival can be viewed at