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Metti una sera all'ora dell'aperitivo, in uno di quei posti che sembrano poter esistere solo a New York, anzi solo a Chelsea, il quartiere dove tutto accade: un'ex fabbrica del 1913 riadattata a mille cose, dallo spazio di co-working al bar con birre artigianali e soprattutto a luogo di eventi legati alla moda, al design e all'arte, grazie a un'atm...

Chi tra i giovani registi italiani non ha sognato di volare nella Grande Mela per far conoscere i propri lavori a critici ed esperti cinematografici a stelle e strisce? La possibilità di farlo arriva dall'Istituto Italiano di Cultura di New York che, per il secondo anno, ha indetto il premio "Giovani Registi Italiani". Il concorso, suddiviso in q...

by Dylan Butler   It was 30 minutes of brilliance, according to NYCFC forward David Villa. That was the Spaniard's assessment of Andrea Pirlo's Major League Soccer debut in a 5-3 win over Orlando City at Yankee Stadium Sunday. "He just got here on Tuesday and look at what he did in a half-an-hour," Villa said through a translator....

Casting has been announced for the Broadway premiere of the new musical A Bronx Tale, beginning performances at the Longacre Theatre on Thursday, November 3. It will open December 1.   Under the direction of four-time Tony winner Jerry Zaks and Oscar winner Robert De Niro, the show premiered in February 2016 at Paper Mill Playhouse. Based on...

By Michael Lewis   They forever will be grateful to the team and organization for giving them an opportunity to play in vital times in their careers two decades. The Brooklyn Italians gave New York Cosmos head coach Giovanni Savarese a conduit from Long Island University to the professional ranks.   The club gave Cosmos assistant coac...

Il 1 aprile, alle ore 18, presso la Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò della New York University (24 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011) andrà in scena il recitalintitolato "Lontano nel mondo / Far in the world". An evening with the music of Luigi Tenco. L'evento è organizzato in collaborazione con l'associazione "Liguri nel Mondo" (New...

by David Gordon   The cast and creative team of Dinner With the Boys, a new play by Dan Lauria (Lombardi, The Wonder Years), met the press at their rehearsal studio on April 7. The play will make its off-Broadway debut at Theatre Row's Acorn Theatre beginning April 21 in advance of a May 4 opening. Frank Megna directs.   The play is d...

You are cordially invited to attend a unique event dedicated to Italian American Culture and Sports at the Italian American Museum on Thursday, October 23rd.   About the Book: Life is a Great Game is a work of historical fiction based on real people and events in history embedded in a heartwarming, inspiring, and powerful work of fantasy. T...

Award winning singer Cristina Fontanelli, brings her 10th annual "Christmas in Italy®" show to the BMCC Tribeca PAC, NYC on Saturday, December 7. The show completes The Year of Italian Culture in the US and benefits the Wounded Warrior Project.   "This show is such a labor of love and it has been for ten years," said Fontanelli, who grew up...

October 18 (Sunday) 3:00 pm. Italian Musical and Comedy Show. Enjoy the mesmerizing golden voice of Moreno Fruzzetti, a professional Italian American singer who was awarded The Ambassador of Italian Music to America. Floyd Vivino will entertain you with his very unique Italian American humor. Sponsored by Italian Club of Westchester Comm...

Some Knicks fans seem to have an unrealistic expectation of what Andrea Bargnani will bring to Manhattan this season. Count me in the group that thinks the attitude changes once they see him play, but this is what the time before training camp starts is for — unbridled optimism.   But first they need to get Bargnani on the court. He jus...

On September 12, 2015 Enzo Boscarino, an Italian-American musician entertained the audience of the Garibaldi-Meucci Museum, historical site located in Rosebank at 420 Tompkins Avenue, Staten Island, with a visual concert around Italy called "Viva Italy". Mr. Enzo Boscarino, a native Italian, was born in Sortino in province of Siracusa. He graduate...