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Blumhouse Productions is looking for 15 - 20 year old boys for the role of ALBIE in the Blumhouse (The Purge, Paranormal Activity, Insidious, Get Out, Split) coming-of-age feature, ONCE UPON A TIME IN STATEN ISLAND. No previous acting experience required.  Character Description: Male, 15-20 years old. Plays a high school student. Italian-American k...

Native New Yorker Deana Martin is a multi-talented song-stylist, actress, best-selling author -- and a licensed pilot. She's also her father's daughter. "Deana Sings Dino" takes the stage Friday, April 20, at Lorenzo's Cabaret in the Hilton Garden Inn. If you haven't guessed by now, her famous father is the Dean Martin, the legendary charter member...

Call it a melting-pot party!  Ridgites came together on March 11 to celebrate their Irish and Italian heritage at Our Lady of Angels church with themed music and food at its Irish-Italian celebration. Attendees enjoyed dancing to the cultural tunes and eating famed foods, according to the organizer, who called the event a success. “It went very, ve...

Named after the classic Italian villas that once dotted the landscape in ancient Rome -- a paradise of sorts or even a "higher place" -- Villa Paradiso conveys an air of nostalgic charm and contemporary creativity. It's clear Leonardo and Silvio LoVerde had visions of the "old country" in mind when they christened their unpretentious dining spot. A...

Rocco Commisso darts around his office, gnawing a stick of nicotine gum and playing show-and-tell. "Look at the rates," he says, holding up a plaque celebrating a $2.4 billion financing round from 2001, his cable firm's largest ever. Up next are some personal keepsakes: a picture with fellow billionaire Charles Dolan, a golden telescope to take in...

Rosa Tatuata Returns to the Goddard Riverside’s Bernie Wohl Center (647 Columbus Avenue at West 91st Street - New York, NY 10025) April 6th, 2018 from 8:00pm - 10:30pm. $20. advanced sales at Eventbrite. $25 at the door. Rosa Tatuata present the 4th Annual La Primavera Vinni!/ Spring Has Come - Rosa Tatuata’s Sicilian & Southern Italian Dance Party...

Kairos Italy Theater, New York’s preeminent Italian Theater Company, and KIT Italia present the 6th Edition of In Scena! Italian Theater Festival NY, which will feature a record 12 shows, brought over from Italy to NYC, including a Special Opening Night Event, We are Not Alone starring Dario D’Ambrosi. The 15-day, 5-borough Festival, founded by KIT...

Saratoga Arts Fest is kicking off its 2018 series with a free event called La Dolce Vita Remix that will bring the classic Italian film to life. All are welcome to transform their evening into a Roman holiday and get a glimpse into the life of celebrity with Saratoga Art Fest’s La Dolce Vita Remix from 6 to 10 p.m. on Friday at The Spa Little Theat...

March 15 (Thursday) 7:00 pm - Hitchcock Presbyterian Church - 6 Greenacres Avenue, Scarsdale, NY. Admission: $30. info@cristianapegoraro.com - www.cristianapegoraro.com. Cristiana Pegoraro Piano Recital: Classical Music, Revealed: The Genial Genius of Gioachino Rossini To celebrate the great Italian composer on the 150th anniversary of his death, f...

March 10 (Saturday) 11:00 am and 2:00 pm; March 11 (Sunday) 11:00 am. New York City Opera presents: Opera for Kids! La Cenerentola. York Theatre Company at St. Peter's Church - 619 Lexington Avenue (enter on 54th Street), Manhattan New York City Opera presents a family-friendly production of Rossini's La Cenerentola. Rossini's uniquely Italian rete...

After being part of the FunikiJam Fall and Winter productions, Andrea Galata is back on stage as part of the cast of City of Hope, an original Off Broadway musical play composed by and starring actor and singer Brian Barrentine, AKA Captain Jam. City of Hope is a musical journey across New Orleans Zydeco, Paris Jazz, and Detroit "Motor City" Motown...

When: 3/2/2018 - 3/10/2018 - Where: Theatre italytime, 25/B Carmine Street, New York City, NY 10014 - Buy Tickets here italytime the first Italian Cultural Center in NYC is coming out with their first play of the season Three Eyes on Pinocchio, directed by Vittorio Capotorto to be performed at Our Lady of Pompeii Theater, 25/B Carmine Street, New Y...