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Laura at BMCC

October 24, 2023 @ 11:10 am - 11:30 am
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Join us as we celebrate Italian Heritage Month!

Tuesday, 10/24/23

11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. in Richard Harris Terrace, 199 Chambers Street
11:00 am: Welcome by Dean Zummo
11:10 a.m.: Talk by acclaimed theater director, Laura Caparrotti and actor, Massimo Zordan
11:30 a.m.: Live music by singer/songwriter, Mario Giacalone
11:50 a.m.: A Quick Trip to Rome & Piedmont via Italian Films with Prof Tom Means
12:10 p.m.: Eataly Demonstration and Tasting
12:30 p.m.: Staging the Lived Experience: A Tribute to Mario Fratti (1927-2023), Prof Lisa Sarti
12:45 – 1:15 p.m.: Hot Italian Buffet Lunch
1:15 p.m.: BMCC Italian Students Study in Italy & Eat Italian in Tribeca! Professors Comello and Varade

1:45 – 4:00 p.m. in Theater 2 of Tribeca Performing Arts Center, 199 Chambers Street 
1:45 p.m.: Live Performance by Broadway Star, Dominic Scaglione Jr (Frankie Valli in the Tony Award-winning musical, Jersey Boys)
2:05 p.m.: Q & A with Dominic Scaglione Jr, moderated by Prof. Tom Means
2:15 p.m.: An Afternoon of Italian Music featuring BMCC music students and faculty
3:15 p.m.: A Reading of “Mothers and Daughters” by Mario Fratti, performed by BMCC students and Prof Terry

Tuesday, 10/31/23

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. in Fiterman Hall, 1404, 245 Greenwich Street
11:30 a.m.: Italian Heritage Month Book Discussion led by Prof Lisa Sarti, “A Girl Returned” by Donatella di Pietrantonio
12:30 p.m.: Refreshments served to all students/faculty/staff who participate in the book discussion

Date: October 24, 2023
Time: 11:10 am - 11:30 am
Event CategoryProgram
Venue Name: BMCC
Address: 199 Chambers Street
New York, NY United States

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