NEWS FROM : CALIFORNIA  

When: Wednesday, May 16, 2018 At 6:30 pm - Where: IIC Los Angeles -  Organized by : IIC, Sky TV - Entrance : Free West Coast Premiere of the documentary about the life, works and struggles of Michelangelo Merisi from Caravaggio, whose existence, no less than his art, was characterized by lights and shadows, genius and intemperance. Introduction by...

The third annual Carnevale Fantastico at Blue Rock Springs Park in Vallejo was supposed to be this weekend. But it’s not. Presumably because of a problem not presented to Italians in the fine renaissance period circa 1500 — parking — the show won’t go on. At least this year, according to co-promoter Dalia Vidor. Vidor and Molly Drew decided to canc...

Thu, May 17, 2018. 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM PDT. Enoteca La Storia Downtown - 320 West Saint John Street - San Jose, CA 95110. Come and mingle with our celebrity bartenders and the rest of the community and you can help to raise the funds needed to build the Little Italy San Jose Museum and Cultural Center. Your ticket includes remarkable wines provided b...

Amaro Montenegro, Italy's most popular and iconic amaro brand with more than 130 years of history and heritage, was recognized for its superior quality and taste at the 2018 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, one of the most influential spirits competitions in the world.  Amaro Montenegro received three of the highest honors: the coveted Best...

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 | 6:30pm. Italian Cultural Institute, 601 Van Ness Ave, Suite F (Opera Plaza). Organized by : Leonardo da Vinci Society. Admission: $15 for Leonardo Da Vinci members | $25 general. Buy Tickets Now or bring a check at the event. Join us for an enchanting evening with Kayleen Asbo and Theresa Nelson, and be immersed in the luxury...

For a brief moment of time, largely during the 1960s, Italian spaghetti westerns shot across the international cinematic sky, making luminaries of directors like Sergio Leone and jump-starting Clint Eastwood's feature career. One of the most celebrated of these films was Sergio Corbucci's 1968 "The Great Silence," an epic with an eclectic cast —...

Sunday, May 20, at 4pm. San Francisco Italian Athletic Club - 1630 Stockton st., San Francisco. Following the great success of last year’s show, the Leonardo Da Vinci Society presents the second edition of The Italian Fashion Show, in collaboration with the San Francisco Italian Athletic Club, Madonna del Lume and with the support of Le Donne d’Ita...

The Sacramento State men's basketball program has signed San Diego City College forward Ethan Esposito, who is the Hornets' third signee for the 2018-19 season. He will enroll as a sophomore at the University this summer.  Esposito joins Clark High School guard/forward James Bridges, and Damien High School guard Elijah McCullough as the three Horne...

Il celebre Museo Getty di Los Angeles ospita, dal 27 marzo al 9 settembre, un’ importante mostra dedicata all’ Antico Egitto ed alle reciproche influenze che, per vari secoli, si verificarono fra Egitto, Grecia e Roma. La mostra, il cui titolo e’ “ Beyond the Nile Egypt and the Classical World ", presenta importanti reperti provenienti in gran part...

North Beach Pizza San Mateo at downtown’s busy intersection of B Street and Third Avenue arguably serves some of the best pizza and traditional Italian fare on the Peninsula. Also conveniently located a block from the Cinemark Theatre. A charming family trattoria with an inviting ambiance, friendly service and aromatic fresh sauces greeting guests...

Michelangelo Antonioni once summed up his filmmaking philosophy in one sentence: “I’m looking for traces of feeling in men.” In women, too. From Gabriele Ferzetti and Monica Vitti searching for their missing friend (and their own souls) along the Mediterranean in “L’Avventura” to David Hemmings’ photographer who might have uncovered a murder within...

Dal 26 al 29 aprile sarà presente nella Città di Copertino una delegazione della città gemella americana ovvero Cupertino (California). Saranno presenti: Mr. Darcy Paul, Sindaco di Cupertino; Mr. Gilbert Wong, Membro del Cda del De Anza College di Cupertino e già sindaco della citta; Mr. Fabrizio Vitagliano, Mr. Fabrizio Vitagliano Imprenditore e m...