San Diego

San Diego’s Opera, Ildebrando D'Arcangelo, La Boheme, Don giovanni, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Inspiration and the Awaking of San Diego’s Opera

Although the San Diego Opera Board announced that the 2014 season would be its last, rumors of its demise have been greatly exaggerated. The opera...
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An Era Ends, But Its Legacy Lives On

San Diego’s India Street, in Little Italy, houses at least 4 houses that are listed in the National Registry, and although the hay day of their era...
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Pizza Tour Delivers Authentic Experience

Just when you thought you knew everything about pizza, a tour guide brings you abreast of so much more. Chef Annalisa, of Little Italy Pizza Tours...
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Historical Tour of Little Italy Origins

Tourists and locals alike often think of SeaWorld, the San Diego Zoo, and Mission Bay, when they think of San Diego, but Anthony Davi and his aide,...
Italy, San Diego, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Italy Comes to San Diego

Although San Diego’s Little Italy is almost 100 years old, it has never seen the growth it is experiencing lately. Today it has become evident that...
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Italian Cultural Center Continues to Grow

San Diego’s Italian Cultural Center will be holding a memorial service for its co-founder and Vice President, Graziella Spinelli at Our Lady of the...
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Parish Draws Italian Community Together

In early October, Our Lady of the Rosary Italian National Catholic Parish in San Diego’s Little Italy will be celebrating Festa 2014, San Diego’s...
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Musician Dreams of Publishing Italian Song Book

“Although I have been busy writing about traveling around the globe, I have been getting arrangements to put together an Italian Gig Book,” said...
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Art Gallery Displays Renaissance Poster Art

Meyer Fine Art will present its 7th Annual Vintage Poster Exhibit, in conjunction with NoLi Natale at a special reception on November 29th from noon...
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Italian Educator Teaches Italian in Context

Italian has become one of the world’s fastest growing languages, as well as its related fields of inquiry into cinema, popular culture and media...
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Amici Community Park for Little Italy

San Diego’s Little Italy is graced by a wonderfully constructed, and well used Amici Park, designed, created and funded by its own community members...
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feStivale 2014 Gala Finale Brings Season to a Close

At precisely 5:00, Saturday evening a select gathering of Italian singers and band members rehearsed, while sumptuous Italian appetizers were set out...
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Premiere of Italian Film Festival Opens in San Diego

“Welcome to feStival 2014,” reads Victor Laruccia’s website announcement; “It’s an Italian Party in the Piazza.” So begins the 8th Annual San Diego...
Festa in Little Italy, San Diego, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Twentieth Anniversary Festa in Little Italy

San Diego’s Little Italy Festa began its Twentieth Anniversary on Friday, October 10th with a vintage Italian poster exhibition at Meyer Fine Art Inc...
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Peters and DeMaio Come to Little Italy

Congressional hopefuls, Scott Peters and Carl De Maio came to Little Italy to present their respective positions regarding their upcoming race for...