County of Santa Clara, CA, USA/Province of Florence* Sister County Commission to Host Italian Film Screening

New Italian Cinema Events Brings “Io “Arlecchino” (I, Harlequin)
to Santa Clara University

WHAT:

Join the Santa Clara County-Province* of Florence, Italy Sister County Commission and friends of the Commission for a screening of “Io Arlecchino” (I, Harlequin) by Giorgio Pasotti and Matteo Bini.  “Io Arlecchino” is a life-affirming story of a father-son relationship against the colorful background of the Italian theatrical tradition of “Commedia dell’Arte.”

Order “Io Arlecchino” Tickets ($25 Per Person) Online at www.scupresents.org  or Call SCU Presents box office at 408-551-1853 (Office hours, Thursday through Friday, 3:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.)

For Information, call (408) 299-5121.

WHO:

Mateo Bini, Special Guest, Co-Director and Screenwriter
County of Santa Clara, CA/USA Province* of Florence, Italy Sister County
Viviana del Bianco, Director New Italian Cinema Events (N.I.C.E.) from Florence
Dr. Victor and Julia Botto Vari, Italian Studies Initiative at Santa Clara University
SCU Presents

WHEN:

Friday, November 13, 2015
6:15 pm: Doors Open with Light Refreshments
7:00 pm: Film Screening (In Italian with English Subtitles)
8:30 pm: Q&A with Special Guest Matteo Bini, Co-Director/Screenwriter

WHERE:

Santa Clara University Music Recital Hall
Franklin St. near Lafayette St., Santa Clara.   Parking Garage: Alviso St., near Franklin St.

WHY:

For the past 29 years, the County of Santa Clara, USA/ Province* of Florence, Italy Sister County Commission has promoted the understanding of Italian culture and heritage in the San Francisco Bay Area. Proceeds from this event will support Italian arts and culture, and the Commission’s scholarship program to help enhance the study abroad experience of university students from Santa Clara County to study in Florence.  Call SCU Presents box office at 408-551-1853 (Thursday-Friday, 3:30 p.m. -6:30 p.m.), or visit www.sccgov.org/florenceevents

RSVP Today!  Space is limited!

*The Province of Florence is being replaced by the Florence Metropolitan City.  The County is actively pursuing a relationship with the new organization.

 View Io Arlecchino Electronic flyer

 

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County of Santa Clara, CA, USA/Province of Florence*, Italy Sister County Commission to Host

Notte d'Amore/Night of Love Opera Event

WHAT:

Join the Santa Clara County/Province of Florence*, Italy Sister County Commission for an evening of the most romantic love arias, duets and ensembles from Italian operas,such as “Un bel dì, vedremo” from Puccini's Madama Butterfly; “Donde lieta uscì” from Puccini's La Bohème;

“Libiamo ne' lieti calici” from Verdi's La Traviata.

WHO:

County of Santa Clara CA, USA/Province of Florence*, Italy Sister County Commissioners
First Street Opera Singers
Opera and Italian culture lovers
Commission friends

WHEN:

Saturday, April 25, 2015
6:00-7:00 p.m., Reception
7:00-8:30 p.m., Performance 

WHERE:

Little Italy’s Piazza
350 W. Julian St. San Jose, CA 95110
(Behind Bel Bacio Italian Coffee)

WHY:

For the past 28 years, the County of Santa Clara, USA/ Province of Florence*, Italy Sister County Commission Florence Commission has been promoting the understanding of Italian culture and heritage in the San Francisco Bay Area. Proceeds from this event will support Italian arts and culture, and the Commission’s scholarship program to help enhance the study abroad experience of college students from Santa Clara County.

Tickets: $45 per person by April 20.  $55 at the door as space allows.
This delightful event includes beautiful music, traditional Italian antipasti and dessert. 

For more information call (408)299-5115 or visit www.sccgov.org/florenceevents

RSVP Today!  Space is limited!

To print Notte d'Amore Event Invitation and RSVP form: click here 

*The Province of Florence is being replaced by the Florence Metropolitan City.  The County is actively pursuing a relationship with the new organization.
 

Notte d'Amore Invitation
Notte d'Amore RSVP Form

To print Notte d'Amore Event Invitation and RSVP: click here​

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