InScena! 2017 opens its program up to a change: May 10th and 12th, Rock Oedipus will be on stage. It's a show that balances theater and performing arts, by creating a meeting point between Aeschylus and Sophocles and the Doors, the Stooges and the Velved Underground.
Der Puff and Francesca Falchi are coming to New York to take part in the fifth edition of the Italian Theatre Festival In Scena! to narrate the true and forgotten stories of women who were interned and killed in concentration camps in Nazi Germany.
An eternal love story that talks about the truths of marriage and the struggle of staying true to one’s ideals, “Riccardo e Lucia” comes to InScena! to sweep you away. Inspired by a true story, this show will be on stage in New York on May 9th and 11th.
Populism grows with anti-establishment resentment, in which a large percentage of the population feels that wealth is not separated from political influence and representative democracy lacks a fair distribution of citizen power. The Center for Italian Studies at Stony Brook University has organized a conference to learn and explain what is happening to Western democracies.
The meeting between Donald Trump and Paolo Gentiloni at the White House seems to be going in the best way possible, until, the President of the United States answered a question on Libya, giving the opposite response to what the premises of the topic and Italian hopes were. Then, incredibly, he stops listening to the translation while his interlocutor is still speaking.
Professor Grace Russo Bullaro with Stephanie Love, along with a team of scholars, has explored the work of the Italian novelist who has sold millions of books in America. "The Works of Elena Ferrante. Reconfiguring the Margins" will be presented today, April 13th, at Casa italiana NYU
"The Leonardo da Vinci Experience" opened at Via della Conciliazione in mid-February. But there are also two other permanent “museums” devoted to Leonardo in Rome. They all celebrate the special relationship between the Eternal City and the Italian genius and his innovative inventions.
She is a real advocate for the fight against Italian sounding and expert in sustainable cooking. The Apulian private chef Antonella Ricco founded Cookita NYC, an NGO promoting healthy and high-quality food. But, she also likes the typical New York dishes!