Cinema and Photography

Italian “The Harvest” at 8^ San Francisco Green Film Festival

GREEN FILM FESTIVAL returns for 8th year with a week of new environmental films, discussions, and special events that spark green ideas and connections.   Watch Italian film “The Harvest” next Friday September 7th, 7:30 pm at Cowell Theatre And following the screening, join them to celebrate with an unforgettable dance party with special live performance by Non […]

K-12 student Music and Theatre

Kids Theater Class: 15-week course FREE at Burbank, Los Angeles

 Commedia dell’Arte Kids Theater Class Starts Sunday, September 9 15-week course for kids ages 7-14 is FREE Fondazione Italia’s 15-week Italian Commedia dell’Arte theater course gives kids an introduction to the history and artistic developments surrounding the use of masks in storytelling which evolved into a rich theater tradition in Italy commonly known as Commedia […]

Italian Language and Literature K-12 student Study in the States

Riconosciuta la parità scolastica a “La Scuola International School” di San Francisco

L’anno scolastico 2018/19 sarà contraddistinto da un’importante novità nel panorama del sistema della formazione italiana nel mondo: è stata, infatti, riconosciuta – dal MAECI e dal MIUR – la parità scolastica a “La Scuola International School”  di San Francisco per i segmenti dell’infanzia e della primaria. Questo istituto affiancherà negli Stati Uniti la “Scuola d’Italia […]

Cinema and Photography K-12 student K-12 teacher

Kid’s Italian Language Video Contest 2018

      In honor of Italian Language Week, Fondazione Italia, in collaboration with the Italian Consulate General in Los Angeles, has launched the second annual Italian Language Kids Video Contest! The Week of the Italian Language in the World is an event promoted yearly by the cultural and diplomatic network in the third week of October. […]

Music and Theatre

Maestro Riccardo Frizza at IIC San Francisco- August 27, 2018

After his last appearance four years ago, Maestro Riccardo Frizza is returning to the Bay Area for his fourth collaboration with the SF Opera. This season he will be conducting Donizetti’s iconic Roberto Devereux, from September 8th to the 27th, 2018. His previous productions include Lucrezia Borgia in 2011, I Capuleti e i Montecchi in […]

Cinema and Photography

Italian film festival at the Italian Center, Carmichael

Friday, May 18, 2018 8:00 pm •  Admission $15 at the Italian Center, 6821 Fair Oaks Blvd., Carmichael  FRIDAY NIGHT ITALIAN FILM FESTIVAL: “UN BACIO” (One Kiss) Three teenager friends – two boys and a girl – who are not accepted by their peers are coming of age as they deal with the all too prevalent problem […]

Italian Language and Literature Study in the States

Italian ONLINE Language Classes! Start May 10th & May 14th

MAY 10 – “Raccontami una Storia” 4-week Online Class This course, designed for pre-intermediate students and above to increase their vocabulary and conversation skills, promises to be fast-paced, entertaining and definitely fun! The first half of each class will be dedicated to discussing a pre-assigned story or article and second half of the class will focus […]

Art

La cultura del bello. La concezione del Made in Italy – Seattle, April 25

 Mercoledì 25 aprile il Prof. Giuseppe Tassone, Direttore del programma di lingua italiana della Società Dante Alighieri – Comitato di Seattle, nonché docente di lingua italiana alla Seattle University, presenterà il suo libro Un buon affare – Italian for Business (Hackett Publishing Company) Il Made in Italy Tassone inizierà la sua presentazione discutendo delle diverse connotazioni della parola “bello” […]

Food

A taste of Italy by International Culinary Center – May 11th, San Francisco

 GET TICKETS HERE  We’re bringing the Italian Experience to you — celebrate the culture, cuisine and wines of Italy with the International Culinary Center and Airbnb in California this May! Love the vibrant traditions of Italy’s treasured cuisine? Join us to learn about authentic Italian food, wine, ingredients, and culture from experts in the Italian community […]

Cinema and Photography

Tiburon International Film Festival: a tribute to Pier Paolo Pasolini

Tickets on Sale Now A Tribute to Pier Paolo Pasolini Tiburon International Film Festival proudly is holding a tribute in honor of the great Italian poet, and filmmaker, Pier Paolo Pasolini, one of the most talented, controversial, intelligent, and daring filmmakers of his generation. We salute Pasolini and pay our homage with a new documentary […]