Singing Courses in Tuscany

Singing Courses in Tuscany: Choir Course & Finding your Solo Voice     Villa Pia is delighted to welcome back Jane Haughton and Howard Beach this autumn, for their popular Singing Courses in Tuscany. Classically trained singer Jane (Royal Opera House, Glyndebourne) and professional pianist Howard will run two consecutive workshops aimed at groups and…

Tom Hodgkinson hosts the Idler Retreat at Villa Pia

The Idler Retreat at Villa Pia

The Idler Retreat at Villa Pia! We’re delighted to be welcoming renowned magazine and online academy, The Idler, to their first retreat here in October — billed as ‘a week of idling, thinking and making things in Umbria’. The week-long retreat will be hosted by editor/founder Tom Hodgkinson and academy director Victoria Hull. Idler head…

Villa Pia Celebrates 20 Years!

Villa Pia Celebrates 20 Years!     Last month, our award-winning family holiday, Villa Pia, celebrated its 20th anniversary at the wonderful Italian restaurant Bocca di Lupo in London’s buzzy Soho district. It’s incredible to think that Villa Pia opened its doors 20 years ago (has it really been that long!) and it was simply…