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The international hit comedy MY MOTHER'S ITALIAN, MY FATHER'S JEWISH & I'M IN THERAPY!, featuring Peter J. Fogel, comes to the Regent Theatre for a 5-week engagement, April 17 – May 19.   Described as "One part lasagna, one part kreplach, and two parts Prozac," you don't have to be Jewish or Italian to love this show. All you need is to...

Would you like to sing with the Coro Dante? The Coro Dante, the all-Italian repertoire chorus of the Dante Alighieri Society, is accepting new members. Rehearsals have just begun for their Christmas program. The Coro Dante is a non-audition four-part (soprano, alto, tenor, bass) chorus directed by Kevin Galiè, JD, MM, with about 60 members. A...

When: Sunday, June 16 - Where: The Ballroom at Goethe-Institut Boston | 6:00pm170 Beacon Street | Boston, MA$10 General, $5 Students On June 16, featuring Bruno Råberg on double bass and Giuseppe Paradiso on drums, the Moira Lo Bianco Trio will perform works from the artist's upcoming album Lunaria.The event takes place at Goethe-Institut, on...

by Andrew Simon Frank Malzone, a longtime Red Sox third baseman who spent 68 years in the organization, died Tuesday morning of natural causes at his home in Needham, Mass., the team announced. He was 85. Malzone was part of the first class inducted into the Red Sox Hall of Fame in 1995. He played for Boston from 1955-65, and after finishing...

When: Saturday, June 8, 2013 — 4:30 and 10 p.m.Double Feature with DJANGO UNCHAINED.Where: Brattle Theatre — 40 Brattle St. (Harvard Square), Cambridge, MA Most people know of the great Sergio Leone, but if there were a runner-up prize for best Spaghetti Western director, it would certainly go to Sergio Corbucci.Several of his films were an influe...

When: Friday, March 15, 2013  Where: 7 p.m. at Dante Alighieri Society — 41 Hampshire St., Cambridge MA 10 p.m. at Lilypad — 1353 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA Berklee graduate and Messina-native Cettina Donato will be back in Boston to present her latest album "Crescendo."   Read more     Fonte: Bostoniano  

Liverpool Football Club has announced that the team will return to Boston as part of the club's 2014 preseason tour in July. The Reds will play Serie A (Italian first division) club AS Roma at Fenway Park on Wednesday, July 23 — 30 years after the two teams met in the final of the 1984 European Cup final in Rome.   That game was famously won...

When: Sunday, March 1, 2015 — 3 p.m.Where: The Great Pond, Manor Function Hall — 120 Baystate Dr., Braintree MATickets $20 (children under 12 free), can be purchased at the door. Boston's own southern Italian folk group Newpoli will be performing at the South Shore's Italian American Cultural Organization on Sunday, March 1, 2015. Starting at...

By Jenna Pelletier  The independently produced documentary film "Men of the Cloth" will premiere in Rhode Island Tuesday, Oct. 6, at Showcase Cinemas Warwick. Directed by former menswear fashion editor Vicki Vasilopoulos, it presents an intimate look at three Italian master tailors in the twilight of their careers. The film follows Nino...

When and Where:Sunday, September 21, 2014 — 3 p.m.Holy Cross College — 1 College St, Worcester, MASunday, September 28, 2014 — 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.St. Andrew's Episcopal Church — 79 Denton Rd., Wellesley, MA Noted Italian organist Andrea Toschi plays music of Bossi, Capocci, Neglia, Respighi, Debussy, Becheri, and Padova on the 2005 Juget-Singla...

You are invited to another fun evening of music and dancing! South Italy Folk Dance Night with Ornella Iuorio Learn to dance tammurriate, pizzicas, & tarantellas! Live music by Fabio Pirozzolo and Roberto Cassan Click here for more details   Saturday, January 31 - 6:30 pm -- 8:00 pm 41 Hampshire St, Cambridge, MA -&nb...

Please join PIB at the Boston Children's Museum on Friday, November 15th for a celebration of Italian culture. Your children will have the opportunity to watch a show by the famous Colla marionettes, participate in an Italian magic show, learn to dance the tarantella with Newpoli, explore a special exhibit science playground, and much more!  ...