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Reading Dante at the IIC
Reading Dante at the IICTuesday, October 10, 2017 → Tuesday, December 12, 2017

The Italian Institute of Culture is delighted to announce the new season of the series “Reading Dante at the IIC”. Several times throughout the Commedia Dante addresses the lettore with the belief that he will be read by the futura gente – ourselves, and this we shall do with Prof. Corinna Salvadori ...

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Wexford Festival Opera
Wexford Festival OperaThursday, October 19, 2017 → Sunday, November 05, 2017

Join us at the Wexford Festival Opera to enjoy a series of classic Italian masterpieces.With a unique vision, outstanding production values and spectacular setting in a beautiful small town, Wexford Festival Opera is a remarkable success story that looks set to continue for many years to come. Thu 19th October - Sun 5th...

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XVII WEEK OF ITALIAN LANGUAGE IN THE WORLD: Film Walking on water by Gianmarco D’Agostino
XVII WEEK OF ITALIAN LANGUAGE IN THE WORLD: Film "Walking on water" by Gianmarco D’AgostinoMonday, October 23, 2017

Camminando sull’acqua (Walking On Water) The flood of 1966 in Florence through the eyes, the camera and the creativity of Beppe Fantacci, who helped the famous artisans of Florence to survive the devastation of the city. A forgotten story of desperation, creativity and recovery, the film features unreleased, ama...

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XVII SETTIMANA DELLA LINGUA ITALIANA NEL MONDO: Autobiografia e teoria nel cinema di Pasolini: il caso dei personaggi trans-testuali. Con Walter Siti
XVII SETTIMANA DELLA LINGUA ITALIANA NEL MONDO: Autobiografia e teoria nel cinema di Pasolini: il caso dei personaggi trans-testuali. Con Walter SitiTuesday, October 24, 2017

Cinema theory in Pasolini is strictly linked to his poetry. To Pier Paolo Pasolini, cinema is poetry created through different means. This concept leads to a utopian system of codification, where the filmic “phoneme” is nothing but the body of the actors and acting consists in their mere presence. The result is...

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Suono Italiano 2017 - Friuli in Musica: Pierluigi Clemente (guitar)
Suono Italiano 2017 - Friuli in Musica: Pierluigi Clemente (guitar)Wednesday, November 01, 2017

This concert is realized in the context of the project Suono Italiano 2017 – Friuli in musica which promotes outstanding young musicians from Friuli. The IIC is delighted to join the Fondazione Friuli and CIDIM, as well as the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism, to support the exceptional music...

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Florence 51 years from the flood
Florence 51 years from the floodThursday, November 02, 2017

The IIC is pleased to invite you to this event organised on the occasion of the 51st anniversary of the flood that hit the city of Florence. An enormous number of rare books, works of art and manuscripts were damaged or destroyed by the 1966 flood of the river Arno. With the effort of Italian and foreign volunteers, then...

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La Traviata
La TraviataSaturday, November 04, 2017 → Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Lyric Opera Productions presents Verdi’s masterpiece La Traviata, featuring some of the most beautiful and melodic music in the opera repertoire. With a career that started with Lyric Opera, this dazzling young Irish international soprano, Claudia Boyle returns to Lyric Opera to re-create the extraordinary and deman...

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Short Shorts from Europe - Fare thee Well by Mattia Venturi
Short Shorts from Europe - "Fare thee Well" by Mattia VenturiMonday, November 06, 2017

Eight members of EUNIC Ireland (European Union National Institutes of Culture) are presenting a selection of European short films from their home countries at the Irish Film Institute and the Cork Film Festival. The audience will be asked to vote for their favourite film after the screening.The Cork Film Festival and the...

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Fidelio Trio and Daniela Terranova - Winter Chamber Music Festival
Fidelio Trio and Daniela Terranova - Winter Chamber Music FestivalFriday, December 01, 2017 → Sunday, December 03, 2017

The Fidelio Trio is an Irish piano trio group composed of Darragh Morgan (violin), Adi Tal (cello) and Mary Dullea (piano). They perform the widest possible range of repertoire on concert stages across the world and are broadcast regularly on BBC Radio 3 and RTÉ Lyric FM. Daniela Terranova is an Italian pianist and com...

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Monday at the cinema - Gli equilibristi
Monday at the cinema - Gli equilibristiMonday, December 04, 2017

Monday at the Cinema is a series of screenings dedicated to Italian contemporary cinema promoted in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation. Gli equilibristi / Balancing ActDirector: Ivano Di MatteoWith: Valerio Mastandrea, Barbora Bobulova, Rosabell Laurenti Sellers, Grazia SchiavoIn...

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Progetto Suono Italiano 2017 - Tiziano Palladino in concert
Progetto Suono Italiano 2017 - Tiziano Palladino in concertWednesday, December 06, 2017

This concert is realized in the context of the project Suono Italiano 2017 which promotes outstanding young musicians from Italy. The Italian Institute of Culture is delighted to join CIDIM, as well as the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism, to support this project. Tiziano Palladino was born in Campobasso...

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Public conversation with  Claudio Magris on his latest works and his thoughts on  Europe and its identities
Public conversation with Claudio Magris on his latest works and his thoughts on Europe and its identitiesThursday, December 07, 2017

Due to unforeseen circumstances we regret to inform you that this event was CANCELLED.

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Monday at the cinema - Che strano chiamarsi Federico
Monday at the cinema - Che strano chiamarsi FedericoMonday, December 11, 2017

Monday at the Cinema is a series of screenings dedicated to Italian contemporary cinema promoted in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation. Che strano chiamarsi Federico / How strange it is to be called FedericoDirector: Ettore ScolaIn italian with English subtitles The film,...

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