Thursday, April 28, 2011

Rossini and Friends Opera Workshop- Press Conference

Date: May 6, 2011 at 12:00

Press Conference : Rossini and Friends Opera Workshop

By: Piccolo Festival Friuli Venezia Giulia

CU Opera (Colorado University College of Music at Boulder)

Fondazione Teatro Borgatti Cento (FE)

at: Associazione Italo Americana FVG / American Corner Trieste

Via Roma 15, Trieste


Giovanni Ribis - Piccolo Festival FVG

Leigh Holman -Director CU Opera

Massimo Alessio Taddia - Musical Director Director Teatro Borgatti Cento

Presentazione of the Opera Workshop involving promising American and Italian Opera students and the concerts to be held in September 2011.


Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Real Science in Trieste - Lecture Series

Real Science in Trieste - Lecture Series
May 5, May 12, May 26, 2011 - Thursdays at 6:30
World renowned scientists and researchers from Trieste's international community explain what they do in plain and simple terms (in English). Learn why Trieste is one of the world's scientific capitals.
Moderated by Dr. Antonino Coppola, TWAS.

May 5, 2011, Dr. Bobby Acharya, ICTP, Revealing the Mysteries of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC)
May 12, 2011, Dr. Peter McGrath, TWAS, Seven Wonders of the Insect World
May 26, 2011, Dr. Stefano Luzzatto, ICTP, Predicting the Unpredictable: Chaos in Nature and Matematics

Lecture - Fulbright Scholarships for Students and Researchers

Fulbright Scholarships and International Exchange Opportunities for Students and Researchers

May 4, 2011, 6 p.m.

At the Associazione Italo Americana / American Corner Trieste

Via Roma 15, 34132 Trieste - Italy

Guest Lecturer - Emily Langer - Fulbright Fellow

Learn how Fulbright Scholarships work and how to apply.

Fulbright Scholarships work both ways:

- to send Americans abroad

- to bring people from other countries to the US for study, research and teaching

Emily will also speak of her Fulbright research in Italy.


Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Cocktail Reception - April 19, 2011

Here are the photos from the Cocktail Reception that we held in the Association on April 19, 2011 with Carol Perez, US Consul General - Milan, as the hostess. Thanks to all of our volunteers who made this event such a great success!

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Film Swap

Because of a logistics problem, tomorrow we will be showing My One and Only.The film that was originally scheduled for tomorrow will be shown next time.

Thank you!

Monday, April 18, 2011

Here Comes Peter Cotton Tail...

... hopping down the Bunny Trail... Hippity Hoppity Easter's on it's way!!!!!!!!! (Sing it with me now!!)



Thursday, April 14, 2011

Friday Documentary - Easter - A Taste of Freedom

Join us for the last documentary in this year's series. Easter - A Taste of Freedom - PBS, hosted by Burt Wolf Friday, April 15, 2011, at 6 p.m. - American Corner - Via Roma 15 Learn what Easter was before it came to the US, what it became and why it is important to Americans. 40 minutes. Open to the Public

Thursday Adult Coffee Hour

April 14, 2011 from 10- 12

Join us for a cup of espresso and some good conversation in English!

Open to the public

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Trieste Speaks English - in Viale 20 settembre

Saturday, April 9th from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m., pass by our "gazebo" at the beginning of Viale 20 Settembre. The Associazione Italo Americana and EF will be there with "Trieste Speaks English". Come by and say hello! (and bring us an ice cream cone)

Friday Documentary-An Inconvenient Truth

Friday, April 8, 2011, 6-8 p.m. American Corner Trieste- Via Roma 15 Join us and Al Gore (the man who was almost President) for a serious talk about global warming. In honor of Earth Month. Open to the public

Monday, April 4, 2011

Cinema Ariston - The Social Network -April 7, 2011

The Social Network - Thursday, April 7th

Showtimes: 16, 18:30. 21

Cinema Ariston, via Romolo Gessi, 14 - Trieste

Director: David Fincher

Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Bryan Barter, Dustin Fitzsimmons

Learn the behind the scenes story of the birth of Facebook. You don't get to 500 million friends without making a few enemies.

Italian for Foreigners - April 6th at 7 p.m.

Did you miss the presentation of the class?
Don't worry. Come Wednesday, April 6th from 7-9 and try the course.

If you like it sign up, if you decide it's not for you, that's OK too.

Try it you'll like it! A presto.