DANTE DAY TAKES OFF

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The present epidemic is not stopping Italian culture. Some months ago, the Italian authorities decided that the 25th March should become an annual celebration day dedicated to the great Italian poet Dante Alighieri, famed author of the Divine Comedy and considered father of the Italian language. Despite the present difficulties, the event is going ahead.



25 Mar 2020 More

EARTHQUAKE ART FROM MARCHE: EXIB STOP

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Unfortunately temporarily suspended, due to the present outbreak of coronavirus, the exhibition of art works recovered from the earthquake zone of the Marche region, is programmed to remain in Rome until the 5th July 2020.

Rinascimento Marchigiano. Opere d'arte restaurate dai luoghi del sisma”.

17 Mar 2020 More

HOW ITALIANS LIVE WITH CORONAVIRUS


All over the Italian peninsula, people are confined to home to avoid spreading further infection. How do they cope without the customary daily “passeggiata”, the gathering of friends for Happy Hours in cafes and pubs, the convivial evenings in pizzerie and restaurants?




14 Mar 2020 More

ROME ROMANCE FOR NEW CHINESE FILM

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Filming of the Italo-Chinese production of the movie “The Italian Recipe” is to go ahead as planned despite the problems of the current Coronavirus epidemic, according to the film company press office.

'The Italian Recipe” is a romantic comedy set in Rome involving a famous Chinese pop star, on visit in Italy to perform in a show, and an immigrant Chinese girl who works in a laundrette.

13 Mar 2020 More

MELETTI: 150 YEARS OF HISTORY

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Meletti, the exclusive liqueur of Ascoli Piceno (Marche) chalks up its 150th birthday this year. Created by Silvio Meletti in 1870 using a time-honoured distillation process based on aniseed and other aromatic herbs that had been  handed down through his family for generations, it continues to be produced in its traditional form.


 

09 Mar 2020 More

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