Italian NYC

Italian NYC is Opera, Ballet, Art, A Bronx Tale, Open RoadsFashionand food.  Easter, Christmas and Columbus Day are our big celebrations.

Stephen Petronio Company Italian-American Postmodern Dance at The Joyce

The Joyce Theater
Chelsea, Manhattan
GALA Wednesday, March 21
Tuesday – Sunday
March 20 – 25, 2018

New Met Opera production of Mozart’s ‘Così fan tutte’ set in Coney Island

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks are Hot Jazz

Iguana New York
Midtown, Manhattan
Monday – Tuesday
March 19 – 20, 2018

Affordable Art Fair New York Spring 2018

Argentine, French, French-Canadian, Italian, & Spanish galleries.
Metropolitan Pavilion
Chelsea, Manhattan
Thursday – Sunday
March 21 – 25, 2018

‘Turandot’ is Puccini’s Italian opera in which love conquers ancient China

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
October 2017 – April 2018
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Opera fans go mad for Donizetti’s Italian opera ‘Lucia di Lammermoor’

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
Thursday, March 22, 2018

Robert Calafiore ‘Muses’ uses a pinhole camera to turn family glass into art

Photography professor connects with his Italian-American family roots through long-abandoned hand-made processes.
Chelsea, Manhattan
Tuesday – Saturday
February 1 – March 24, 2018

‘Farinelli and the King’ is a comic play about a Spanish king’s Italian castrato

Belasco Theatre
Times Square / Theater District
OPENED December 17, 2017
Dark Mondays
CLOSING March 25, 2018

‘A Bronx Tale’ is an Italian musical with a Colombian choreographer

Longacre Theatre
220 West 48th St
between Seventh & Eighth Ave
Times Square / Theater District
THROUGH June 24, 2018

Chicago the Musical is the longest-running American Broadway musical

Ambassador Theatre
219 West 49th St
between Seventh & Eighth Ave
Usually dark Wednesdays

‘Call Me by Your Name’ wins 2018 Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay

4 Oscar Nominations, Winner Best Adapted Screenplay
3 Golden Globe Nominations
1 SAG Awards Nomination
OPENED November 24, 2017
LIKELY CLOSING March 29, 2018
Paris Theatre, Midtown, Manhattan
Regal Union Square 14
Williamsburg Cinemas, Brooklyn

UEFA Champions League Quarter Finals

September – May
Sevilla vs Bayern München
Juventus vs Real Madrid
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Barcelona vs Roma
Wednesday, April 4, 2018

AIPAD Photography Show is America’s leading fine art photography fair

Pier 94
April 5-8, 2018

Orchestra of St. Luke’s to perform Leonard Bernstein’s operetta ‘Candide’

Carnegie Hall
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Puccini’s ‘Tosca’ stars Anna Netrebko and Argentine tenor Marcelo Álvarez

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
April – May
Saturday, April 21, 2018

Celebrate May Day or Worker’s Day, a public holiday in many Latin cultures

Celebrate Spring or Worker’s Day on May 1
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Celebrate Mother’s Day. We love you Mom!

Mother’s Day is celebrated on different dates around the world.
SPAIN, PORTUGAL, & CAPE VERDE Sunday, May 6, 2018
UNITED STATES Sunday, May 13, 2018
COSTA RICA Wednesday, August 15, 2018
ARGENTINA Sunday, October 21, 2018
PANAMA Saturday, December 8, 2018

Watch Juventus vs Napoli (Serie A) with Juventus Club NYC

UEFA Champions League Round of 16, 2nd Leg
Football Factory at Legends
Koreatown, Manhattan
Sunday, May 22, 2018

Shakespeare in the Park 2017

Free Public Theater
Delacorte Theater
Central Park
May 23 – June 18, 2017
Dark Wednesday, June 14
Support the Public Theater

Being: New Photography 2018 at MoMA

African, Brazilian, Italian, & Filipino artists at MoMA, the Museum of Modern Art
Midtown, Manhattan
March 18 – August 19, 2018

New York International Salsa Congress 2017

New York Marriott Marquis
1535 Broadway
Midtown, Manhattan
Pre-Events Friday-Thursday, August 25-31, 2017
Festival Thursday-Sunday, August 31 – September 3, 2017

Celebrate Carnival, the Global Latin Party that ends on Mardi Gras

Venice, Italy, January 27 – February 13, 2018
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain, February 4 – 18, 2018
Rio, Brazil, February 9-14, 2018
Barranquilla, Colombia, February 10-13, 2018
Nice, France, February 17 – March 3, 2018
Mardi Gras, New Orleans, January 6 – February 13, 2018
~ Septuagesima, Sunday, February 17, 2019

Wagner’s ‘Parsifal’ is an epic Arthurian Tale of the Holy Grail

Those who sit through this five-hour opera say they would immediately sit through it again. The music is that good.
Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
February 2018

New York City Ballet ‘Stravinsky & Balanchine’ (Winter 2018)

‘Le Baiser de la Fée,’ ‘Agon,’ ‘Duo Concertant,’ & ‘Symphony in Three Movements.’
David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
February – March
Saturday – Sunday
March 3 – 4, 2018

Met Opera’s 2018 ‘Semiramide’ stars Angela Meade & Javier Camarena

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
February – March
Saturday, March 17, 2018

24th Armory Show 2018 is NYC’s big international art fair

NYC’s big modern, post-war, and contemporary art show. African, Argentine, Brazilian, Cuban, French, French-Canadian, Italian, Mexican, Peruvian, Philippine, Portuguese, and Spanish art.
Piers 92 & 94
Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan
PREVIEW Wednesday, March 7
SHOW Thursday – Sunday
March 8 – 11, 2018

SCOPE New York 2018 art fair brings 60 international galleries to NYC

Metropolitan Pavilion
Thursday, March 8, 2018
FAIR Friday – Sunday
March 9 – 11, 2018

Tulsa Ballet returns to the Joyce with Colombian Annabelle Lopez Ochoa

‘Untitled’ world premiere by resident choreographer Ma Cong, ‘Shibuya Blues’ by Colombian-Belgian dance maker Annabelle Lopez Ochoa, and ‘Meðal’ (Among) by Helen Pickett.
Tuesday – Saturday
March 6 – 10, 2018

Celebrate the Feast of Saint Joseph, the Hispanic/Luso Father’s Day

We honor Saint Joseph for being a good father.
March 19
Tuesday, March 19, 2018

10th ReelAbilities Film Festival NY 2018

Inspiring Brazilian, Colombian, Italian, & Catalan-Spanish movies about people with different abilities.
Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan
Upper West Side, Manhattan
and other venues in all five boroughs
Thursday – Wednesday
March 8 – 14, 2018

Oscars 2018, the 90th Academy Awards

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Dolby Theatre, Hollywood
Sunday, March 4, 2018

ADAA Art Show (2018) shows America’s top art dealers

Park Avenue Armory
Upper East Side, Manhattan
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
SHOW Wednesday – Sunday
February 28 – March 4, 2018

NADA New York 2018 is NYC’s young art fair

Skylight Clarkson Sq
Hudson Square, Manhattan
Thursday – Sunday
March 8 – 11, 2018

VOLTA NY 2018 Contemporary Art Fair

Brazilian, Colombian, French, French-Canadian, Italian, Jewish, Puerto Rican, and Spanish galleries.
Pier 90
Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan
Wednesday – Sunday
March 7 – 11, 2018

International soccer world ranking

March 15, 2018 ~ #2 Brazil, #3 Portugal, #4 Argentina, #6 Spain, #9 France, #10 Chile and more.
Next update
Thursday, April 12, 2018

Christie’s Old Master & British Drawings auction (January 2018) Results

20 Rockefeller Plaza
49th St between 5th & 6th Ave
Rockefeller Center
Midtown, Manhattan
Friday – Monday
January 26 – 29, 2018
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
$3,918,125 of art sold

Lady Gaga ‘Million Reasons’ Grammy nominee

~ Best Pop Solo Performance
~ Best Pop Vocal Album
60th Grammy Awards (2018)
Madison Square Garden
4 Pennsylvania Plaza
Front entrance Seventh Ave
at 32nd St Chelsea, Manhattan
Sunday, January 28, 2018

Jordi Savall is a legend of early Western music

2018 Grammy Nominee
“Best Classical Compendium”
Sunday, January 28, 2018

Patrick D. Pagnano ‘Empire Roller Disco’ captures the Disco era in NYC

Benrubi Gallery
Chelsea, Manhattan
Monday – Friday
January 25 – March 17, 2018

Trump asks for Van Gogh, is offered 18K gold toilet

‘The Washington Post’
January 25, 2018

‘Il Trovatore’ is Verdi’s twisted tale of love and vengeance in politics

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
January 22 – February 15, 2018

‘L’Elisir d’Amore’ is Donizetti’s comic opera about a love potion

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
January – February
Saturday, February 17, 2018

Luca Campigotto ‘Nocturne’ at Laurence Miller Gallery

Laurence Miller Gallery
521 West 26th St
between Tenth & Eleventh Ave
Chelsea, Manhattan
Tuesday – Saturday
January 11 – February 24, 2018

14th Winter JazzFest 2018 brings together 10,000 Jazz lovers

Multiple venues in Midtown, Greenwich Village, East Village, Lower East Side, Hudson Square, and SoHo, Manhattan
January 10 – 17, 2018
Friday – Saturday
January 12 – 13, 2018

Vincent Desiderio ‘Theseus’ stirs the Zeitgeist at Marlborough Gallery

Marlborough Gallery
Midtown, Manhattan
January 9 – February 3, 2018

‘Cavalleria Rusticana’ & ‘Pagliacci’ is opera’s most popular double bill

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
January – February
CLOSING Thursday, February 1, 2018

Mark di Suvero is the last Abstract Expressionist

Paula Cooper Gallery
Chelsea, Manhattan
January 6 – February 3, 2018

NYC Broadway Week January 2018 2-for-1 tickets

Friday, January 5, 2018
January 16 – February 4, 2018

Nadine Sierra is the Face of Opera’s New Generation

Susana in ‘Le Nozze di Figaro’
Metropolitan Opera
Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
December 29 – January 19
Friday, January 19, 2018

New York City Ballet ‘Here / Now’ (Winter 2018)

Contemporary ballets by international choreographers Millepied, Blanc, Peck, and Ratmansky.
David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
Friday, March 2, 2018

17th MoMA Doc Fortnight 2018 is 12 days of international documentaries

MoMA, the Museum of Modern Art
Midtown, Manhattan
Daily February 15 – 26, 2018

Chris Botti is America’s top-selling instrumental artist

Blue Note
131 West 3rd St
between MacDougal & Sixth Ave
Greenwich Village
Monday, December 11, 2017 – Sunday, January 7, 2018

Context New York international art fair

Colombian, Cuban, French, Italian, and Spanish galleries at Pier 94 in Hell’s Kitchen, May 3-7, 2017

TEFAF New York Spring 2017 is NYC’s edition of TEFAF Maastricht

Brazilian, French, French-Canadian, Italian, and Uruguayan galleries show Modern & Contemporary art and design at the Park Avenue Armory in the Upper East Side, Thu-Mon, May 4-8, 2017

Art New York is an international contemporary and modern art fair

Colombian, French, French-Canadian, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and Venezuelan galleries at Pier 94 in Hell’s Kitchen, May 3-7, 2017

Frieze New York 2018 is NYC’s big May contemporary art fair

Randall’s Island
May 3-5, 2018

Assumption of Mary celebrates the Virgin’s journey into heaven

August 15

‘Le Nozze di Figaro’ (Marriage of Figaro) is a day in a Spanish house

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
December – January
Friday, January 19, 2018

91st Feast of San Gennaro 2017 honors the patron saint of Naples, Italy

Mulberry Street, Little Italy
September 14 – 24, 2017
Procession Tuesday, September 19, 2017

69th Primetime Emmy Awards 2017 Drama Director winner Reed Morano

Microsoft Theater
Los Angeles, California
Sunday, September 17, 2017

Columbus Day Parade 2018 is New York City’s big Italian celebration

Fifth Avenue
47th to 72nd St
Monday, October 8, 2018

St Francis of Assisi is patron saint of Italy and founder of the Franciscans

Feast Day October 4
Thursday, October 4, 2018

NADA New York 2017, the young art show

At Skylight Clarkson Sq in Hudson Square/SoHo Thu-Sun, Mar 2-5, 2017

IFPDA Print Fair 2017 Mexican, Spanish, Italian, and French Print Dealers

Javitz Center, Hell’s Kitchen
Wednesday, October 25
Fair Thursday – Sunday
October 26 – 29, 2017

15th Open House New York 2017 unlocks NYC’s most important buildings

140+ Open Access Sites
100 Advance Reservation Sites
Saturday – Sunday
Reservations, Thu, Oct 5
October 14 – 15, 2017

Veterans Day Weekend

Friday – Sunday
November 10 – 12, 2017

Our Lady of Providence is the patron saint of Puerto Rico

Feast November 19
Sunday, November 19, 2017

Met Christmas Tree and Neapolitan Baroque Crèche

Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Ave at 82nd St
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 – Sunday, January 7, 2018

All Souls Day is a Christian day to remember dead family members

The Mexican Day of the Dead blends Aztec traditions with All Souls Day
Thursday, November 2, 2017

Saint Cecilia is the patron saint of music

Feast November 22
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

18th Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square 2017 is holiday fun for the entire family

Dante Park at Broadway & 63rd up Broadway to 70th St
Monday, November 27, 2017

Art Basel Miami Beach in December is America’s big art fair

Miami Beach, Florida
Wednesday – Sunday
December 6 – 10, 2017

The Feast of the Immaculate Conception celebrates the divinity of women

December 8
Friday, December 8, 2017

New York City Ballet’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’ is the greatest romance

Peter Martins choreography
David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
Tuesday – Sunday
February 13 – 23, 2018

Three Kings Day (Dia de Los Reyes) is the Hispanic Christmas

Sunday, January 6, 2019

‘Modigliani Unmasked’ explores questions of identity

The Jewish Museum
Upper East Side
Closed Wednesdays
OPENED September 15, 2017
CLOSING February 4, 2018

Artists reflect on Fake President Trump in ‘One Year of Resistance’

Untitled Space
Tribeca, Manhattan
Monday – Friday
January 16 – February 4, 2018

Master Drawings New York (2018)

Multiple Galleries
Upper East Side, Manhattan
Friday, January 26, 2018
Saturday – Saturday
January 27 – February 3, 2018

New York City Ballet 21st Century Choreographers (Winter 2018)

Schumacher, Reisen, Preljocaj, & Peck
David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
Sunday, February 4, 2018

Celebrate Ash Wednesday, the start of Lent

Seven weeks before Easter
Wednesday, February 14, 2018

71st BAFTA Awards 2018

January 8, 2018 (NY date)
Royal Albert Hall, London
Thursday, February 18, 2018

The Westminster Dog Show (2018) brings Latin Breeds to The Garden

Piers 92/94 and
Madison Square Garden
Saturday, February 10, 2018
Monday – Tuesday
February 12 – 13, 2018

New York City Ballet New Combinations (Winter 2018)

David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
Sunday, February 11, 2018

New York City Ballet All Balanchine No. 2 (Winter 2018)

David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
January 24 – February 3, 2018

14th Under the Radar Festival (2018) at The Public features ‘Antigonón’

Public Theater
425 Lafayette St
between 4th & 8th St
East Village, Manhattan
Thursday, January 4 – 15, 2018

Grammys 2018 were a huge fail. ‘Despacito’ is Song of the Decade!

‘Despacito’ entered global popular culture. The entire world is singing in Spanish!
~ 2017’s most-streamed song
~ 2017’s most-purchased song
~ 16 weeks at No. 1 on the Hot 100, tying the all-time record
~ “One of the biggest global hits ever”
I never even heard the winning song.The Recording Academy ignored the Latin community and the entire world. Why RA President Mr. Neil Portnow?

New York City Ballet ‘Classic NYCB’ (Winter 2018)

Balanchine’s ‘Square Dance,’ Bigonzetti’s ‘Oltremare’ & Robbins’ ‘Four Seasons’
David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
Saturday, February 10, 2018

Latin things to do in NYC on Valentine’s Day and Valentine’s Week

February 14
Wednesday, February 14, 2018

New York City Ballet All Balanchine No. 1 (Winter 2018)

David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
Saturday, February 10, 2018

Women are the big winners of the 75th Golden Globes (2018)

Beverly Hilton
Beverly Hills, California
Sunday, January 7, 2018

Throckmorton Fine Art ~ Latin American Photography & Pre-Columbian Art

145 East 57th St, 3rd Floor
between Lexington & Third Ave, Midtown East
Closed Sunday & Monday

The Frick Collection of old masters, European sculpture, and decorative arts

1 East 70th St at Fifth Ave
Upper East Side
Closed on Mondays

Edwynn Houk Gallery represents major photographers

745 Fifth Avenue #407
at 58th St
Midtown East, Manhattan
Monday – Friday

The Joyce Theater is New York City’s International Dance Theater

175 Eighth Avenue
at 19th St
Chelsea, Manhattan

Metropolitan Museum of Art is New York City’s Encyclopedia of Art

Fifth Avenue & 82nd St
Upper East Side
Open Daily

MoMA, the Museum of Modern Art

Midtown, Manhattan
Open Daily

New York City Ballet ‘George Balanchine The Nutcracker’

David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
On Sale September, 2017
Friday November 24 – December 31, 2017

‘The Magic Flute’

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
November – December
Saturday, December 9, 2017

James Levine conducts Verdi’s ‘Requiem’

Metropolitan Opera
Lincoln Center
November – December
Saturday, December 2, 2017


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