007 Book location: Teatro alla scala / Never Send Flowers (1993)

007 Book location: Teatro alla scala / Never Send Flowers (1993)

May 14, 2017 0 By 007 Travelers

Bond book: Never Send Flowers (1993)
Place and location in the book: Teatro alla scala, Milan, Italy
Actual place and location: Teatro alla scala, Via Filodrammatici 2, Milan, Italy
What happens here in the book: Bond and Fredericka von Grüsse take a tour in Teatro alla scala, when searching the villain David Dragonpol
Visited by 007 Travelers: 2015

“Fredericka carried a little pile of leaflets with the name Athens in full view and they walked into the Piazzale San Giornate and towards the wonderful lasade of the opera house, the Teatro alla Scala.

Inside, they joined a tour and admired the building; had the wonderful acoustics demonstrated to them; looked at the statues of Rossini, Bellini, Donizetti and Verdi in the foyer.”

John Gardner: “Never Send Flowers” (1993)

La Scala, abbreviation in Italian language for the official name Teatro alla Scala is an opera house in Milan, Italy. The theatre was inaugurated on 3 August 1778 and was originally known as the Nuovo Regio Ducale Teatro alla Scala (New Royal-Ducal Theatre alla Scala).

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