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FROM A TO ZAVEN.
FROM A TO ZAVEN.

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FROM A TO ZAVEN
FROM A TO ZAVENTuesday, January 22, 2019 → Friday, March 15, 2019

FROM A TO ZAVEN. A project by Maria Cristina Didero and Francesca Molteni IIC Istituto Italiano di Cultura – TorontoJanuary 22 – March 15 2019Opening night: January 22 | 6:30pm On the occasion of the “Design TO Festival” the Istituto Italiano di Cultura in collaboration with Studio Zaven and MUSE Fac...

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Hidden gems of Italy
Hidden gems of ItalyTuesday, January 22, 2019 → Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Hot Docs Curious Minds Speaker Series. Led by Dr. Franco Gallippi. Tuesdays, January 22 - February 26, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema You know Roma. You know Milano. But what about the Italian cities beyond the tourist guides?Join Italian Cultural Studies professor Dr. Franco Gallippi for a colourful...

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#IONONHOPAURA: BETWYLL MEETS CANADA
#IONONHOPAURA: BETWYLL MEETS CANADAMonday, January 28, 2019 → Thursday, February 28, 2019

#IONONHOPAURA: BETWYLL MEETS CANADA Social Reading Project The Istituto Italiano di Cultura promotes #IoNonHoPaura, an innovative social reading project with the technical partnership of Betwyll and in collaboration with the Italian and Media Departments of University of Toronto, York University, and University of Toronto...

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Art of Mask: A Master Class with the Sartori Family
Art of Mask: A Master Class with the Sartori FamilySunday, February 17, 2019 → Sunday, February 24, 2019

Workshop Internazionale Bad New Days, una compagnia teatrale con base a Toronto ospiterà una master class con le esperte di maschere, note a livello mondiale, Paola Piizi e Sara Sartori del Museo Internazionale della Maschera (sito a Padova). Paola e Sara terranno una master class di otto giorni sulla teoria, ...

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Carnival Italian Style  presented by Dr. Maria Laura Mosco
"Carnival Italian Style" presented by Dr. Maria Laura Mosco Friday, February 22, 2019

Discover the roots of the Italian carnival tradition, its many regional representations, cultural importance, strong connections with religion and history, and why it is still so popular today. Join us for a fascinating journey through masks, costumes, parades, medieval jousting tournament re-enacted, and food. Travel...

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Dronesphere Colloquium by John H.Daniels
Dronesphere Colloquium by John H.DanielsSaturday, February 23, 2019

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura is pleased to present :"Dronesphere Colloquium" No city has yet confronted a large scale domestic integration of either autonomous, or remotely piloted aerial vehicles. Although, various district-scale experiments, testing the occupation of urban airspace, are underway. During the latter...

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Ciao, Professoressa! Theatrical adaptation of Lina Wertmüller’s 1992 comedy, by UofT students
Ciao, Professoressa! Theatrical adaptation of Lina Wertmüller’s 1992 comedy, by UofT studentsSaturday, February 23, 2019 → Sunday, March 03, 2019

The University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) and the Maschere duemondi theatre troupe are excited to announce this year’s Italian performance: Ciao, Professoressa! an adaptation of Lina Wertmüller’s 1992 comedy, Ciao, Professore!, as performed by students of Italian Studies and directed by Teresa Lobalsamo (UTM facu...

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The Magic Art: The History of Mask and the Sartori Family
The Magic Art: The History of Mask and the Sartori FamilyTuesday, February 26, 2019

Lecture Mask is possibly the oldest form of artistic expression in the world. It traverses most known cultures and lies at the intersection of ritual and art. Paola Piizi and Sara Sartori will discuss the story of the Sartori family: its role in recovering the artistic significance and the ancient manufacturing technique...

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Musical: The adventures of Pinocchio
Musical: "The adventures of Pinocchio"Thursday, February 28, 2019 → Sunday, March 03, 2019

The Pirandello Theatre Society presents:   THE ADVENTURE OF PINOCCHIO written by Raffaello Lavagna and Music by Alberto Vitalini Click HERE to downoad the Flyer

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Concert: In memoriam Silvio Palmieri, with Silvia Mandolini
Concert: "In memoriam Silvio Palmieri," with Silvia Mandolini Friday, March 01, 2019

Concert - Canadian Music Center, 20 St Joseph St, Toronto Friday, March 1st - free admission Join us to “In memoriam Silvio Palmieri” a concert in memory of the Canadian composer. Musicians: Silvia Mandolini, violin, the Cobalt String Quartet, Francis P. Ubertelli, composer. Program: Palmieri - Roberto Cima's ...

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Recital of works composed by F.Ubertelli -Violin Silvia Mandolini
"Recital of works" composed by F.Ubertelli -Violin Silvia MandoliniSaturday, March 02, 2019

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura is pleased to support guest violinist Silvia Mandolini at: Francis Patrick Ubertelli, Recital of Works in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Musical Arts in Composition, University of Toronto. Click HERE to download the Program   Silvia Mandolini: Si...

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Novel  by Frances Mayes:Women in Sunlight in conversation with Elizabeth Renzetti
Novel by Frances Mayes:"Women in Sunlight" in conversation with Elizabeth RenzettiSunday, March 03, 2019

On the Occasion of "Curious Minds Weekend // Frances Mayes presents her latest, eagerly anticipated works: "Women in Sunlight" at HOT DOCS Ted Rogers Cinema, in conversation with Elizabeth Renzetti a columnist and feature writer for The Globe and Mail.   Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Sun, Mar 3    12:...

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At the movies with L'Altra Italia: screening of The Name of Woman
At the movies with L'Altra Italia: screening of "The Name of Woman"Thursday, March 07, 2019 → Saturday, March 09, 2019

Movie Nina Martini, a single mother, gets a temporary job at the Barrata elderly residence. It is a relief for her to get this job and she enjoys the quietness of the place and the work shifts with thirty other women. But soon she discovers the well-kept secret of the manager, a well-established system of small sexual...

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Italian Opera Libretti: Words Weaving Wonder, and Music
Italian Opera Libretti: Words Weaving Wonder, and MusicFriday, March 08, 2019

Italian Opera Libretti: Words Weaving Wonder, and Music Lecture - The talk will consider the literary specificity of the Italian opera libretto considering historical, political, and literary contexts, to fully comprehend the development of its form. It will address questions such as the literary dignity of the libretti,...

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Screening of Verdi's Nabucco- Orchestra directed by Michele Mariotti
Screening of Verdi's Nabucco- Orchestra directed by Michele Mariotti Thursday, March 14, 2019

Opera production by Teatro Regio di Parma on the occasion of Festival Verdi. For the series of operas from 'Festival Verdi', the Istituto Italiano di Cultura presents NABUCCO , conducted by Michele Mariotti,   directed by Daniele Abbado   Four lyric part drama,  on a libretto by TEMISTOCLE SOLERA...

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