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DALLA SELVA OSCURA AL PARADISO Un audiolibro in trentatré lingue, compreso il maltese, per un viaggio nella Divina Commedia
DALLA SELVA OSCURA AL PARADISO Un audiolibro in trentatré lingue, compreso il maltese, per un viaggio nella Divina CommediaMonday, February 01, 2021 → Friday, December 31, 2021

Siamo lieti di presentare l'audiolibro Dalla selva oscura al Paradiso. Un percorso nella Divina Commedia di Dante Alighieri in trentatré lingue, edito da Emons Audiolibri. L'audiolibro, prodotto dal Ministero degli Affari Esteri e della Cooperazione Internazionale, in occasione delle celebrazioni del centenario da...

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Geronimo Stilton - Mille meraviglie
Geronimo Stilton - "Mille meraviglie"Wednesday, May 26, 2021 → Tuesday, August 31, 2021

C'è una nuova stratopica caccia al tesoro dedicata alle bellezze d'Italia. Il protagonista è Geronimo Stilton – il topogiornalista più amato dai bambini di tutto il mondo, nato da un’idea di Elisabetta Dami – che da oggi 26 maggio, esplora il nostro Paese in un nuovo libro di 224 pag...

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Three paintings by Maltese artist Mario Zammit-Lewis dedicated to Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy
Three paintings by Maltese artist Mario Zammit-Lewis dedicated to Dante Alighieri's Divine ComedyTuesday, June 15, 2021 → Wednesday, September 15, 2021

As part of the IIC - Valletta's programme to celebrate the 700th Anniversary of Dante Alighieri's death, on display at the Institute L'Inferno, Il Purgatorio e Il Paradiso by Mario Zammt-Lewis, a Maltese artist who studied the Divine Comedy 50 years ago, when he was studying Art in Turin. On display from 15 June to 15...

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VIVA VERDI! - “Adding a new perspective to Gozo’s notable intrinsic link with opera”
VIVA VERDI! - “Adding a new perspective to Gozo’s notable intrinsic link with opera”Wednesday, July 14, 2021 → Wednesday, August 04, 2021

The re-scheduled hybrid 14th edition of "Gaulitana: A Festival of Music", continues in July and August with the second of its virtual series, ‘VIVA VERDI!’. This audio-visual project, held in lieu of the festival’s usual operatic production, presents operatic scenes from four of the best-loved operas by Giuseppe Verd...

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The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs publishes its first video game - ITALY: Land of Wonders Launches Today for iOS and Android A NEW VIDEO GAME BRINGING ITALIAN ART, MUSIC AND CULTURE TO THE WORLD
The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs publishes its first video game - ITALY: Land of Wonders Launches Today for iOS and Android A NEW VIDEO GAME BRINGING ITALIAN ART, MUSIC AND CULTURE TO THE WORLDWednesday, July 21, 2021 → Thursday, September 30, 2021

Rome, Italy - 19 July 2021. The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Italian MFA) announces the launch of ITALY. Land of Wonders, a video game that is aimed at bringing the cultural heritage and wonders of Italy to a worldwide audience in general, and to young people in particular. Graphically appealing and targeted to...

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CARUSO, CORELLI, DI STEFANO 1921-2021
CARUSO, CORELLI, DI STEFANO 1921-2021Monday, August 02, 2021 → Friday, December 31, 2021

CARUSO, CORELLI, DI STEFANO 1921-2021 su italiana.esteri.it e teatroallascala.org . Da lunedì 2 agosto la mostra virtuale promossa dal Ministero degli Affari Esteri e realizzata dal Teatro e dal Museo Teatrale alla Scala dedicata ai tre grandi tenori italiani nell’anno dei centenari Sarà online lun...

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VIVA VERDI! - “Adding a new perspective to Gozo’s notable intrinsic link with opera”.  A project made possible also by the collaboration with the Istituto Italiano di Cultura - La Valletta - La Forza del Destino
VIVA VERDI! - “Adding a new perspective to Gozo’s notable intrinsic link with opera”. A project made possible also by the collaboration with the Istituto Italiano di Cultura - La Valletta - La Forza del DestinoWednesday, August 04, 2021

ANDRIANA YORDANOVA SopranoCOLIN ATTARD Conductor MALTA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA DENISE MULHOLLAND DirectorMATTHEW MUSCAT DRAGO Film Director/Director of PhotographyANDREW BORG WIRTH Set Artist LUKE AZZOPARDI Costume Designer One of Verdi’s most memorable scores includes two dramatic and breath-taking numbers for Leon...

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Estate all’Italiana Festival with the Armonie d’Arte Festival
Estate all’Italiana Festival with the Armonie d’Arte FestivalWednesday, August 11, 2021

11 August 2021: the Ensemble Pietrodarchi in a tribute concert to Astor Piazzolla, on a journey between Italy and Argentina, on the occasion of the centenary of his birth. Torna per il secondo anno consecutivo “Estate all’Italiana Festival“, un’iniziativa promossa dal Ministero degli Affari Esteri e de...

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Estate all’Italiana Festival with the Rossini Opera Festival
Estate all’Italiana Festival with the Rossini Opera FestivalWednesday, August 18, 2021

18 August 2021: the students of the ‘Alberto Zedda’ Accademia Rossiniana perform the ‘Journey to Reims’, a playful one-act drama with music by Rossini. Torna per il secondo anno consecutivo “Estate all’Italiana Festival“, un’iniziativa promossa dal Ministero degli Affari Esteri e de...

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Estate all’Italiana Festival with the Verdi Festival
Estate all’Italiana Festival with the Verdi FestivalSaturday, August 21, 2021

21 August 2021: Michele Mariotti, on the podium of the Arturo Toscanini Philharmonic and the Choir of the Teatro Regio di Parma, for the first time conducts Ernani at the 20th Verdi Festival at the Teatro Regio di Parma. Torna per il secondo anno consecutivo “Estate all’Italiana Festival“, un’ini...

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Estate all’Italiana Festival with Umbria Jazz
Estate all’Italiana Festival with Umbria JazzTuesday, August 24, 2021

24 August 2021: Umbria Jazz has organized a very special festival for the afternoon concerts programme. A series dedicated entirely to Italian orchestras, which, despite the difficulties they have faced, demonstrate extraordinary artistic vitality. A varied cross-section of different styles and visions, with the common...

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Estate all’italiana Festival with  Mittelfest
Estate all’italiana Festival with MittelfestFriday, August 27, 2021

27 August 2021: opening concert of the 30th edition of Mittelfest. A show created by FVG Orchestra, in a world premiere: Grigor Palikarov conducts the orchestra, with the participation of the young soloist Erica Piccotti, in a concert dedicated to the rivers of Europe, along the Rhine of Schumann’s third symphony...

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Estate all’Italiana Festival with Borgate dal Vivo
Estate all’Italiana Festival with Borgate dal VivoTuesday, August 31, 2021

31 August 2021: Isabella Ragonese opens the sixth edition of Borgate dal Vivo with a special event. From the inner courtyard of the Egyptian Museum in Turin, the actress will read excerpts from Italo Calvino’s ‘Cosmicomics’. The live music accompanying the reading will be provided by Riccardo Mazza, cu...

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Estate all’Italiana Festival with the  Pordenone Festival of Sacred Music
Estate all’Italiana Festival with the Pordenone Festival of Sacred MusicFriday, September 03, 2021

3 September 2021:the Odechaton Ensemble interprets the Patriarcharumconcentus, directed by Paolo Da Col. The ‘Patriarcharumconcentus’ concert offers an exemplification of the richness of musical languages ​​and forms (hymns, celebratory motets, madrigals, etc.) practiced between the 15th and 16th centurie...

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Estate all’Italiana Festival with the Mascagni Festival
Estate all’Italiana Festival with the Mascagni FestivalFriday, September 10, 2021

10 September 2021: a symphonic lyric concert from Mascagni to Morricone, with Francesca Maionchi (soprano), and Beatrice Venezi conducting the Orchestra della Toscana. Torna per il secondo anno consecutivo “Estate all’Italiana Festival“, un’iniziativa promossa dal Ministero degli Affari Esteri e de...

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