Join Cristina Fontanelli and her friends for this first-annual Italian Culture Night fundraiser at the historic landmark private club, the National Arts Club, Gramercy Park NYC, taking place during October which is designated by the Government as Italian Culture Month. 27 Oct 2017 6:00 PM. Tickets hereYou will enjoy a pasta station, salads, dessert...

In the great tradition of the last 26 years, opera and Broadway favorites will once again come to the Hamptons through the annual favorite concert "Cristina Fontanelli and Her Fabulous Friends" taking place on Saturday, July 15, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at the Duck Walk Vineyard North, 44535 Main Rd., Southold, NY on the North Fork of the Hamptons on Long...

July 15 (Saturday) 7:30 pm: Cristina Fontanelli and Her Fabulous Friends. In the great tradition of the last 26 years, opera and Broadway favorites will once again come to the Hamptons through the annual favorite concert Cristina Fontanelli and Her Fabulous Friends. This annual favorite includes the great arias and duets of opera and Broadway. Star...

Hello all and Happy Spring! I am excited to announce that I have been cast in a film underwritten by the incredibly successful Italian-American Hollywood Producers, the Russo Brothers (Captain America/Marvel) thru a NIAF (National Italian American Foundation) grant!!    Most of you don't know that my original dream was to be an actress and that I g...

Acclaimed singer/PBS-TV host Cristina Fontanelli (www.cristinafontanelli.com) will perform selections from her concert, "The Great International Songbook" (plus wine reception) on Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 4:00 PM at the Engelman Recital Hall at the Baruch College Performing Arts Center, 55 Lexington Avenue, in New York City.   Ms. Fontanelli'...

Award-winning Singer/PBS & CBS-TV host with family roots in the Catskill Mountains returns to Belleayre Mountain after performing throughout the U.S. and the World. Date: Saturday, August 27. Time: 8 p.m. Venue: Belleayre Music Festival. Address: 181 Galli Curci Rd, Highmount, NY 12441. Cost per ticket: $38.00. Buy tic...

di Riccardo Chioni   Il Pierre Hotel si è tinto di rosa lunedì per l'annuale gala della National Organization of Italian American Women che si è svolto all'insegna della cucina, vino e opera con la partecipazione di centinaia di ospiti. La serata condotta da Ornella Fado, volto noto sul piccolo schermo col programma "Brindiamo!" ha visto pr...

WTI Magazine #73    2015 November 27Author : Cristina Fontanelli      Translation by:   Hello all of you precious readers of "We The Italians". Thank you Umberto Mucci for giving me the opportunity to explain how and why I began the beloved annual Italian show "Christmas in Italy®" 12 years ago in NYC and 4 years ago in San Diego. The memories I...

A vocal journey through Italy's best-loved songs and arias by composers such as Donizetti, Tosti, and Puccini, plus favorites like "Torna A Surriento," "Ave Maria," and other Christmas classics. Now playing for nine Christmas seasons in New York, the magic of "Christmas in Italy" comes to the West Coast for the second time in 2012. Ms. Fontanelli...

December 6 (Saturday) 3:00 pmCristina Fontanelli's Christmas in ItalyA vocal journey through Italy's beloved songs, arias, Neapolitan and Christmas classics, Christmas in Italy is becoming an annual holiday favorite. Cristina Fontanelli's vocal performance, along with piano, mandolin and guitar accompaniment, will transport you to Bella Italia. NY...