Join this small group tour and immerse yourself in the current of sensation for a week of food, wine and culture in Tuscany.
Thursday, March 11, 2010
Italian Week 2007 Program of Events
Concert of the Italian pop/rock band TRIM ~ Uncut tour!
Direct from Rome, TRIM will perform in Brisbane and Cairns as part of their Australian 'Down Under' tour. Contemporary Music Band “TRIM” which has played in many international cities featured recently in September 2006 at the Cultural Capital of Europe Festival in Greece. They have their own Repertoire in Italian. TRIM is also a covers band which play everything from Red Hot Chilli Peppers to Queen. Italian Week is proud to present TRIM in a FREE concert at Southbank Parklands. Location: Suncorp Piazza, June 2nd, 2007, 2pm Read More
“DADAdance”, A dance theatre company created by Boris Bivona, an Italian who lives in Australia, will be staging the premiere of a contemporary dance piece titled “...Arrivi ...Partenze”, produced by Alessandro Sorbello and inspired by the phenomenon of Italian immigration in Australia in XXI Century this newly created work will be performed during the Italian Week. The choreographer is well known around the world on an international level and has produced many high-level artistic pieces.
Location: Cremorne Theatre, QPAC, Southbank; Date: June 5th and 6th, 2007. Read More
Jaider De Oliveira performs his latest composition 'Moving' live.
Jaider De Oliveira, singer, producer, performer, guitarist, percussionist, teacher and entertainer. Jaider will perform 'Moving' as part of '...Arrivi ... Partenze'. Brazilian born and trained, Jaider came to Australia in 1970. The virtuoso guitarist has performed extensively in Australia and Brazil and is now based in Brisbane. After creative discussions with the choreographer and producer of '...Arrivi ... Partenze' Jaider has agreed to incorporate his original composition into the performance. Read More
Official Reception for the Festa della Repubblica
On the 2nd of June at 6.30 pm, Dr. Francesco Capecchi, Italian Consul to Queensland and Northern Terrritory will host an invitation only official reception for the Festa della Repubblica at Southbank. The evening will include a Jazz concert by pianist Wade Gregory, winner of the 2006 Pellegrino Scholarship for further education in Italy for Australian Citizens and Italian Citizens permanently residing in Queensland (I.R.E.). Read More
Online Launch of Thinking Italian Being Australian.
To celebrate Italian Week 2007 we present the online launch of the visual publication of Thinking Italian Being Australian ‘Pensare Italiano essere Australiano. Conversations in a new language. In due course, we will open up a forum style discussion to explore the viewpoints of the Italian/Australian experience. In the interim please enjoy the visual presentation. Read More
Our aim is to help all children to hear, listen and speak so they can attend a regular school, have wider career choices and can more fully participate in their community. Hear and Say interfaces state-of-the-art hearing technology (digital hearing aids and implantable technology such as cochlear implants) with the Auditory-Verbal Therapy approach. We are committed to using clinical research to measure outcomes.
Born in Milano and raised in Australia, Alessandro has spent extensive time living and working in Italy and is the Executive Producer of the Official Italian Week festival in Queensland, an Initiative of the Italian Consulate.