The autographed score of Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor at the IIC-NY on the occasion of the new production at the Metropolitan Opera, conducted by Riccardo Frizza. The precious manuscript will be on display from April, 22 to  May, 20 2022 - 10AM to 4PM -  Italian Cultural Institute 686 Park Avenue, NY.  Lucia di Lammermoor is undoubtedly, togethe...

Folks walking the High Line this week are pulling out their iPhones to photograph a funny new sculpture, “You Know Who I Am,” at the end of a spur spur in a valley of buildings on West 16th Street. Measured to the torch, the 5-meter-tall bronze copy of the Statue of Liberty – her classic face and straight Greek nose topped with an emoji-esque mask...

If you’ve been searching for the best Cannoli in NYC, you’ve come to the right place. With so many Italian restaurants and bakeries in NYC, it can be hard to know where to look for the best Cannoli in NYC. There are so many options and so many Cannoli places in NYC! Hopefully this list of locations for the best Cannoli in NYC will give you some gui...

Tuesday, May 3, 2022, 6pm. Free, open to the public, and held in person at the Calandra Institute - 25 West 43rd Street, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10036. RSVP by calling (212) 642-2094. In Scena! presents an informal discussion among Italian and Italian American playwrights on the meaning and importance of identity in their work. Guests: Tobia Rossi...

In Scena! Italian Theater Festival NY has announced Andrea Cioffi's play Apartment 2B (Appartamento 2B) as the 2022 Mario Fratti Award winner. The award ceremony will take place May 4th 2022 at 6PM at the Italian Cultural Institute in NY (686 Park Avenue, NY). A reading of a scene from the translation made by Caterina Nonis, will be presented toget...

When: Fri, 05/06/2022 - 12:00pm- Panel Discussion on Zoom. In order to participate, RSVP and you will receive an e-mail with your Zoom link by 6pm on May 5. If you don't receive the e-mail by then, contact us at casa.italiana@nyu.edu While mostly known around the world for its magnificent Catholic urban heritage – from the St. Peter’s Basilica in R...

Are you the type of person who loves Rao’s Homemade pasta sauce so much, you’ve thought to yourself, “Gosh, I wish they had an entire store just dedicated to all their sauces so I can just shop ’til I drop?” No? Well, after today, you may wonder why you haven’t been. Authentic Italian pasta sauce maker Rao’s Homemade is taking their beloved brand p...

An iconic Little Italy shop might have to close for good due to the financial strain from the pandemic. "Alleva Dairy" has been selling fresh cheese since 1892, and is considered to be the oldest cheese store in America. But Little Italy businesses were hit especially hard during COVID, and it might be too much for "Alleva" to come back from. Busin...

Today’s tales and the tones with which Pier Paolo Calzolari narrates his art enable the fresh and remarkable landmarks of his outstanding career, in both Europe and North America.  Until April 23rd, Marianne Boesky Gallery is hosting the exhibition Painting as a Butterfly, the artist’s first solo show in the United States since 2017. This exhibitio...

Café Serafina is your all day-every day café located in the heart of Midtown on the corner of 58th Street and 7th Avenue. It is newest outpost from New York's renowned Italian experts. Guests love the location that's convenient to area theaters and only steps away from Central Park South. The attractive interior has seating that includes a broad co...