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Lawrence d'Italia | Ferlinghetti, FLUXUS poetry in Italy
Lawrence d'Italia | Ferlinghetti, FLUXUS poetry in ItalyTuesday, March 19, 2019 → Friday, May 03, 2019

On the occasion of Lawrence Ferlinghetti's 100th birthday, the Italian Cultural Institute is hosting Lawrence d'Italia, an photo exhibition by Walter Pescara, curated by Mauro Aprile Zanetti, featuring San Francisco's first poet laureate, painter, legendary publisher and activist as he performs FLUXUS poetry during his...

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Italian Masters in Vienna | Giovanni Valentini and Antonio Bertali
Italian Masters in Vienna | Giovanni Valentini and Antonio BertaliFriday, April 26, 2019 → Sunday, April 28, 2019

Artistic Director Paul Flight and the award-winning California Bach Society present the U.S. premiere of Antonio Bertali's Missa Redemptoris, for eight vocal soloists, chorus, brass, and strings. The 30-voice chorus is joined by a period instrument orchestra of cornettos, sackbuts, and strings, with soloists sopranos Christa...

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Ugo Tognazzi: A Film Series
Ugo Tognazzi: A Film SeriesSaturday, April 27, 2019

This year's appointment with classic Italian cinema at the legendary Castro Theatre will pay a tribute to Italian icon Ugo Tognazzi. As an actor, director and screenwriter, Tognazzi performed in over 150 films in the Golden Age of Italian Cinema. Together with Vittorio Gassman, Marcello Mastroianni, Alberto Sordi and Nino...

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Leonardo and Music
Leonardo and MusicMonday, May 06, 2019

Leonardo and Music Lecture by Prof. Kate von Orden, Harvard University Organized by the Leonardo da Vinci Society and the Italian Cultural Institute Italian Cultural Institute, 601 Van Ness Ave, Suite F (Opera Plaza) Free Admission | RSVP Required

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