You are cordially invited to attend a special staged presentation of Aldo Nicolaj's play, "Visit to Relatives" at the Italian American Museum on Saturday, October 25th (7:30 P.M.) and Sunday, October 26th (6:00 P.M.).   In "Visit to Relatives" the visitor-spectator is led to enter into a universe of original characters, which are proud to pr...

by Judith Messina   First came the immigrants who gave Little Italy its name. Then came the wave of Chinese immigrants who began raising families, opening shops, restaurants and even small factories in the neighborhood in the 1980s. More recently, soaring property prices have ushered in the era of affluent urbanites and hipsters. Today, even...

Roma, 10 ottobre 2013200esimo anniversario della nascita di Giuseppe Verdi Va pensiero.. L'importanza dell'opera di Giuseppe Verdi per le comunità italoamericaneLiceo Classico e Linguistico "G. Mazzini" di Genova Nell'anno del duecentesimo ann...

An authentic Neapolitan nativity scene will be on display during the holiday season at the Italian American Museum in Little Italy. Known as the "Nativity of Peace," the nativity was created by the fourth generation of the legendary Ferrigno family of Naples, whose artistic work dates back to the mid-1800s. Donated by the government of the sou...

"Visit To Relatives": è lo spettacolo di Aldo Nicolaj che sarà presentato il 5 marzo alle 18.30 all'Italian American Museum, New York.   La pièce, presentata da ItalyTheater e diretta da Vittorio Capotorto, racconta di un'esperienza umana ricca e collettiva dove lo spazio e i personaggi riflettono sul mondo che li circonda. Attraverso un per...

Appuntamento il 21 marzo prossimo alle 18.30 presso l'Italian American Museum a New York con "A Night of Mass Transit in Italy", serata presentata da Joseph M. Calisi.   Joseph M. Calisi, storico e direttore del National Railway Historical Society's New York Chapter, presenterà un riassunto fotografico dell'"Electric Railroaders Association...

The 19th-century brick building that houses the Italian American Museum in the Little Italy neighborhood of Manhattan radiates an Old World intimacy, with its tin ceiling and its proximity to shops that still sell slices of pink prosciutto and balls of snow-white mozzarella. Built in 1885 at the corner of Mulberry and Grand Streets, it once housed...

You are cordially invited to attend a special event in honor of Veteran's Day at the Italian American Museum this Thursday, November 6th. Dr. Salvatore Pizzuro will present a narrative and pictorial account of his uncle, Sgt. Anthony Pizzuro and the liberation of the Buchenwald Concentration Camp during the final days of World War II.   Thur...

"Figghiu Beddu": si chiama così il libro di Alfred Zappala, che sarà presentato all'Italian American Museum di New York il 20 febbraio alle 18.30. Il libro, il terzo scritto da Zappala, avvocato, scrittore e docente siciliano, racconta i viaggi effettuati in tutta la Sicilia e descrive i tesori unici che l'isola offre. Il volume presenta inoltre...

The Italian American Museum presents: LA RIUNIONE ITALIANA. Italian Conversation Class. Conducted by Frank Tamburello, NYS Certified Italian Language Teacher. Practice speaking Italian at our new Italian conversation class! Thursday, February 19th, 6:30 P.M.   In order to speak Italian, you have to, well, speak...