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Caruso, Di Stefano, Corelli. Italian Opera Legends - Virtual Exhibition
Caruso, Di Stefano, Corelli. Italian Opera Legends - Virtual ExhibitionMonday, August 02, 2021 → Sunday, July 31, 2022

In 1921, Enrico Caruso, one of the most famous singers in history, died in Naples. That same year, two of the landmark tenors of the last century were born: Giuseppe Di Stefano and Franco Corelli, who were the stars of legendary performances at the Teatro alla Scala. To celebrate the three great tenors, who have been the...

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Ombre (Shadows)
Ombre (Shadows)Monday, October 18, 2021 → Friday, April 15, 2022

Ombre (Shadows) An online homage to Dante's Divina Commedia Digital project In 2021, the year in which the 700th anniversary of the death of Dante Alighieri is celebrated all over the world, father of the Italian language and supreme cantor of Western culture, Monica Casadei starts a new choreographic and digital project,...

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Italian Art History Lecture Series – Renaissance Masterpieces
Italian Art History Lecture Series – Renaissance MasterpiecesFriday, October 22, 2021 → Friday, March 25, 2022

In this series of ten lectures, Dr. Reshma Nayyar focuses on Masterpieces of sculpture and painting from the Renaissance. Beginning with a selection of relief panels from the “Gates of Paradise” , a set of magnificent bronze doors by Lorenzo Ghiberti, the series covers a variety of art work in media ranging fro...

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Vita Nuova - Dante reloaded
Vita Nuova - Dante reloadedSaturday, October 23, 2021 → Saturday, April 09, 2022

Vita Nuova - Dante reloaded is an original production by Istituto Italiano diCultura, that retraces the figure of Dante, through extracts from his main works, starting from Vita Nuova, without neglecting passages from the Divine Comedy, the Convivio and the De vulgari eloquentia. The show presents an unprecedented combination...

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Remembering Dante: A New Beginning.
Remembering Dante: A New Beginning.Tuesday, October 26, 2021 → Thursday, June 30, 2022

On 26 October 2021, on the occasion of the XXI Week of the Italian Language in the World dedicated to the 700th Anniversary of the passing away of Dante Alighieri, Istituto Italiano di Cultura in Mumbai, the Asiatic Society of Mumbai, Consulate General of Italy Mumbai and Centre for European Studies of the University of...

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Italy. Land of Wonders
Italy. Land of WondersWednesday, December 01, 2021 → Thursday, March 31, 2022

  ‘ITALY. Land of Wonders’, a video game that aims at bringing the cultural heritage and wonders of Italy to a worldwide audience in general and specially to the younger generation. Graphically appealing and targeted to both children and adults and created by Infinity Reply. ‘ITALY. Land of Won...

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"1849-1871. The Jews of Rome between Segregation and Emancipation"Thursday, January 20, 2022 → Tuesday, August 30, 2022

On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the proclamation of Rome as the capital of the Kingdom of Italy, the Jewish community of Rome and the Foundation for the Jewish Museum of Rome inaugurate the exhibition '1849-1871. The Jews of Rome between Segregation and Emancipation', open until May 27, 2022. The exhibition makes use of loans from the most important...

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