Istituto Di Cultura - Los Angeles

Events

CILS B1 Preparation Class - Online
CILS B1 Preparation Class - OnlineSaturday, October 02, 2021 → Saturday, December 11, 2021

An online preparation course for intermediate students who have to take the Italian citizenship exam. Please note that previous knowledge of Italian at intermediate level is recommended to attend this course. Candidates at a lower level may contact us for other options. Sundays 11AM - 1PM For more info and to register...

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online exhibition > Caruso, Corelli, Di Stefano (1921-2021) Italian Opera Legends
online exhibition > Caruso, Corelli, Di Stefano (1921-2021) Italian Opera LegendsMonday, November 22, 2021 → Sunday, January 30, 2022

It was 1921, 100 years ago. Enrico Caruso, one of the most famous singers in history, died in Naples. That same year Giuseppe Di Stefano and Franco Corelli, two of the great tenors of the last century, and the stars of legendary performances at Teatro alla Scala (Milan), were born. To celebrate these great tenors who have...

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concerto online > Pasquale Esposito Sings Caruso & Italian Opera Legends
concerto online > Pasquale Esposito Sings Caruso & Italian Opera LegendsTuesday, November 30, 2021 → Friday, December 03, 2021

Neapolitan tenor Pasquale Esposito pays homage to the great Italian tenors of the past century: Enrico Caruso, Franco Corelli and Giuseppe Di Stefano. Esposito performs a robust repertoire that highlights many songs that were made international hits by Caruso and re-interpreted by the two tenors. This special concert was...

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online workshop online > Italian Ancestry
online workshop online > Italian AncestryThursday, December 02, 2021

Millions of Americans identify themselves as having Italian ancestry. This online workshop provides you with the basic information on how to begin the process on your path to la cittadinanza italiana through ancestry. Presenter Bill Cellini, Jr., has 25 years of experience working with, translating, and interpreting Italian...

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performance > Pasquale Esposito sings Enrico Caruso
performance > Pasquale Esposito sings Enrico CarusoFriday, December 03, 2021

Italian tenor Pasquale Esposito will perform live at the 31st Annual Ambassadors' Ball in honor of Italy, benefiting the Diplomatic Corps of Arizona Scholarship Fund and the Students at Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona State University. Esposito pays homage to the acclaimed opera singer Enric...

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video installation > WORD. TURBOMONDI (MELODIA)
video installation > WORD. TURBOMONDI (MELODIA) Monday, December 06, 2021 → Saturday, December 11, 2021

Video opera (2021) and exclusive video presentation by the artist Andrea Martinucci for the 17th annual Giornata del Contemporaneo | Italian Contemporary Art Monday, December 6 – Saturday, December 11, 2021. US Premiere. Turbomondi (Melodia) is a hypnotic experience within worlds that interrogates the communicative p...

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film festival > Cinema Italian Style 2021 Los Angeles
film festival > Cinema Italian Style 2021 Los AngelesWednesday, December 08, 2021 → Wednesday, December 15, 2021

From crowd-pleasing comedy (LIKE A CAT ON A HIGHWAY 2) to crime thriller (BLUE EYES) to family drama (THE MACALUSO SISTERS), there’s a little something for everyone on offer. This year’s documentary selection is as strong as the narrative features, including profiles of famed musician Ezio Bosso and propagandist c...

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webinar > Sciascia Lectures in the World - America as a Metaphor: Leonardo Sciascia's Future Legacy
webinar > Sciascia Lectures in the World - America as a Metaphor: Leonardo Sciascia's Future LegacyThursday, December 09, 2021

The Italian Cultural Institute in San Francisco presents LEONARDO SCIASCIA IN NORTH AMERICA - America as Metaphor: Leonardo Sciascia’s Future Legacy, a virtual panel with Giulia Pellizzato (Harvard University) and Eloisa Morra  (University of Toronto). This event will be moderated by Valerio Cappozzo (Unive...

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online screening > Short Film Day
online screening > Short Film DayTuesday, December 21, 2021 → Friday, December 24, 2021

On the occasion of the winter solstice (December 21), a celebration of Italy’s best and most recent short films with a selection from Turin’s Centro Nazionale del Cortometraggio (CNC) and a selection of shorts from San Diego Italian Film Festival – SDIFF’s short film competition.In Italian with E...

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online concert > Pasquale Esposito celebrates Enrico Caruso - PBS Special
online concert > Pasquale Esposito celebrates Enrico Caruso - PBS SpecialFriday, December 24, 2021 → Sunday, December 26, 2021

Special PBS docu-concert blending stunning concert footage from the terrace of 13th Century Castello Giusso in Vico Equense with a travel documentary shot in Caruso’s Naples, Sorrento and other places on the Amalfi Coast. Tenor Pasquale Esposito, born and raised in Caruso’s neighborhood, performs some of Carus...

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online concert > Suoni italiani. The Digital Festival exclusive for New Year's Eve
online concert > Suoni italiani. The Digital Festival exclusive for New Year's EveFriday, December 31, 2021 → Sunday, January 02, 2022

On the occasion of New Year's Eve, an exclusive video concert recorded live featuring some major Italian artists such as Fabio Concato, Irene Grandi, Roberto Gatto, Chiara Pancaldi, Danilo Rea, Daniele Sepe and many more. Introduction and outgoing remarks by Director Valeria Rumori. The music is accompanied by evocative...

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