Music and Theatre

“La Traviata” at San Francisco Opera, until Dec 3

DATES: Nov 11–Dec 3, 2022 COMPOSER: Giuseppe Verdi LANGUAGE: Sung in Italian with English supertitles RUN TIME: Approximately 3 hours, including two intermissions Her love was never for sale. Fame. Power. Fortune. Violetta Valéry has it all as Paris’ most admired courtesan. But never has she allowed herself to experience true love. All that changes […]

Cinema and Photography Science and Technology

“The four lives of Federico Faggin” at the Italian Cultural Institute SF – Dec 15

December 15, 2022 | 6:30 PM Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco @INNOVIT710 Sansome St, San Francisco Federico Faggin shares his fascinating journey through the ages, from being born in war-time Italy to living the American dream as he became the renown physicist, serial entrepreneur, designer of the first microprocessors and inventor of devices we still […]

Grants & Scholarships

Applications open to Sons and Daughters of Italy Foundation’s National Leadership Grants

National Leadership Grants – General Information Through the Sons of Italy Foundation® (SIF), and tens of thousands of family members located in all fifty states and the District of Columbia, the Order Sons and Daughters of Italy in America® (OSDIA) has awarded tens of millions of dollars in scholarships to date. In past years, the SIF has offered 10 to 12 merit-based scholarships (National […]

Grants & Scholarships Undergraduate & Graduate student

NIAF presents “Voyage of discovery”: free educational trip for 18-23 years students

The Voyage of Discovery is an educational trip that travels to NIAF’s Region of Honor, which changes every year. Explore iconic Italian cities and towns, tour ancient sites, and enjoy mouthwatering cuisine. Get up-close and personal with local culture and make memories that will last a lifetime.  Each trip also includes a day of community […]

Others

The Italian Heritage Museum is now also online!

ITALIAN HERITAGE MUSEUM EXHIBIT Located inside the 14,000 sq. ft. Museum is the Community Cultural Center, which is where you will find the Italian Heritage Museum Exhibit – one of the most comprehensive exhibits on Italian culture in the Western United States. The exhibit focuses on the rich history of Italian traditions, culture and achievements. […]

Science and Technology

ISSNAF BAC Talks series – Nov 15

This 10-minute presentation format spotlights Italian scholars and scientists working in the extended Bay Area. You will find the topics captivating regardless of your field of interest. ISSNAF celebrate four outstanding Marie Curie Fellows speakers: Alessandra Cianciosi University of Amsterdam | Stanford University Valentina Dal Cin Università Ca’ Foscari, Venezia | Stanford University Federico Dallo […]

Food

Italian Renaissance Cuisine: Free Online Workshop with Fondazione Italia – Dec 11

Have you ever wondered what common people ate in Renaissance Italy or what dishes might have been on the menu if you were invited to dine at the Medici table? In celebration La Settimana della Cucina Italiana nel Mondo, Fondazione Italia is excited to offer a FREE online workshop that will answer these questions and provide […]