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Andrea Morricone, U.S. premiere, natural-born talent, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Andrea Morricone’s U.S. premiere: natural-born talent, professional technique, and innovation

Maestro Andrea Morricone, Award-winning Italian composer and conductor, will present his premier U.S. concert at the Ann and Jerry Moss Theater, The...
120 years Italian Touring Club, quality tourism, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

120 years of the Italian Touring Club in the name of quality tourism

Imagining Italy in the late 19th century, it was a Country extremely rich in natural and - most of all - artistic treasures, yet many of them were...
Sedotti dal cioccolato Grando, puro italiano, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Sedotti dal cioccolato Grando: puro italiano

Nancy Grando è una persona dolcissima e un’autentica cioccolataia. Grazie all’attività del padre e del suo futuro marito, Stefano Grando, originario...
Easther, Festive Traditions, Cultural Identities, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Festive Traditions and Cultural Identities: Easter in Italy and U.S.

Easter is the most important holiday in the Christian world, on par with Christmas, as it commemorates the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Besides...
Artisti italiani, All Roads Lead to LA, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Tutte le strade portano a LA: artisti italiani in mostra

L’Arena 1 Gallery è uno spazio espositivo fondato dai Santa Monica Art Studios e sito all’interno di uno storico hangar dell’aeroporto di Santa...
Zucchero's Americana Tour, California, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Zucchero's Americana Tour rocks California

When an Italian superstar like Zucchero comes to town, one can’t expect things to be done in the American way. A crowd of Italians, Italian Americans...
Giants of Monte Prama, Sardegna, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

The mysterious Giants of Monte Prama have returned to life

Forty years after their discovery, the impressive stone statues known as the Giants of Monte Prama have been restored through a meticulous effort...
Romeo and Juliet, The Italian love story, IIC Los Angeles, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

The Italian love story par excellence was staged at the IIC

An invitation to see Romeo & Juliet - even if for the hundredth time - can never be refused. In fact, the version staged by Italian director and...
Italian capital, President Obama, Matteo Renzi, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Art, spirituality, and politics: the Italian capital welcomes President Obama

Five years after his last visit to Italy, on the occasion of the G8 held in L’Aquila in June 2009, U.S. President Barack Obama was in Rome on March...
Riunione Inter-Comites, Los Angeles, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

La riunione dell’Inter-Comites affronta i temi della rappresentanza all’estero

Mentre la situazione politica italiana è ancora in fase di assestamento, quella legislativa in via di trasformazione e quella economica fatica a...