Istituto Di Cultura - Pretoria



Don Giovanni
Don GiovanniFriday, January 18, 2019 → Sunday, January 27, 2019

From 18 to 27 January a new production of Don Giovanni by W.A. Mozart will be on stage at the Brooklyn Theatre in Pretoria. The Opera, presented by Salon Music, sees the participation of South African artists (Deirdré van Schalkwyk interprets Donna Anna and Linelle Wimbles Donna Elvira) as well as international s...

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Focus on Primo Levi for the International Holocaust Remembrance Day
Focus on Primo Levi for the International Holocaust Remembrance DayTuesday, January 29, 2019 → Thursday, January 31, 2019

On the occasion of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2019, Prof. Mario Barenghi from the University of Milan-Bicocca will hold two lectures on the life and work of Primo Levi, whose birth centenary is celebrated in 2019, titled Bearing witness: Primo Levi and the memory of the Holocaust. The two lectures will...

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Cape Town Prize
Cape Town Prize Friday, February 01, 2019 → Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The Cape Town Award, which saw the candidacy of many emerging and well-known Italian artists, closed for applications on 10 December. The jury, composed by Fabio Troisi (Italian Institute of Culture in Pretoria), Carolina Italiano (Italian Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities) and Josh Ginsburg (A4 Arts Foundation),...

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Mariangela Vacatello in tour
Mariangela Vacatello in tour Saturday, February 02, 2019 → Sunday, February 10, 2019

Italian pianist Mariangela Vacatello will be in South Africa for a series of concerts in February 2019.On Saturday 2 February at 20:00 she will perform in a recital at the Johannesburg Linder Auditorium within the framework of the annual edition of the Johannesburg International Mozart Festival. For further information...

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Ludovico Pratesi at the Cape Town Art Fair
Ludovico Pratesi at the Cape Town Art FairFriday, February 15, 2019

Italian curator and art critic Ludovico Pratesi will be in South Africa on the occasion of the Investec Cape Town Art Fair 2019 (15-17 February), one of the main events in the regional and global contemporary art world. Pratesi will participate in the Talks Program as a speaker at the seminar titled "The Art of Collecting"...

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