Venice is the city of love to many tourists, but those who know it a little better are familiar with its titillating, darker secrets, too. The fantastic cabaret dinner event Tentazioni at the stupendous Ca’ Vendramin Calergi, the beating heart of Casinò di Venezia, brings out the city’s eccentric, raunchy and risqué side. If you are over 18 and looking for an evening of exquisite Venetian indulgence and luxurious Italian debauchery for all the senses, Tentazioni fits the bill.
Casinò di Venezia has the fame and notoriety of nearly four centuries under its belt, so you know that you are in for a truly special experience. Inside the prestigious Renaissance building overlooking the Grand Canal where the doges once resided, a feast for the eyes, ears and palate awaits. The evening begins at 8:30 pm with a welcome aperitif. Afterwards you can take your place at your assigned table and enjoy a refined full dinner in the best Mediterranean culinary traditions. The menu is meticulously designed by the head chef of the Wagner, Ca’ Vendramin Calergi’s celebrated restaurant and a Venetian culinary hotspot. The name is a nod to the German composer Richard Wagner who spent his final days at the palace.
As you delight in the Italian tastes dancing on your tongue and tickling your taste buds, the classy sensual dinner show Tentazioni (or “Temptations”) begins. Daring costumes, erotic choreography and choice musical numbers combine into a stunning stage work that sends shivers down your spine and tickles your imagination with its elegance and appeal. With a sophisticated performance by Nu’Art, Tentazioni is a high point of modern cabaret and fine eroticism that you definitely need to experience.
After the performance, you can keep the party going by staying for the ensuing DJ set, accompanied by a premium cocktail. Dressed up in your eccentric chic outfit, will you dare to harness the energy of the delectable dinner and the sensual performance to create your own unforgettable evening in Venice in the marvellous halls of the Vendramin Calergi Palace? Give in to the uniquely Italian temptation that is Tentazioni!