Entries by taormina-friends

Dec. 3 – “Mimica & Mimetica”

Taormina, previous Church of san Francesco di Paola December 3rd 2011, 6.30pm “Mimica e Mimetica” – Theatrical happening with Carmine Elisa Moschella and Eva Berndt.   A reading of poems interpreted with the “visual review” of images and multimedia video created by Eva Berndt.   Within the “Omaggio a Taormina”, a series of events organised […]

Dec. 1-28 “Ap(pesi) pensieri” Photo Exhibition

Taormina, Palazzo Duchi di  Santo Stefano December 1-28 2011   “Ap(pesi) Pensieri” Photo Exhibition by Lidia Bolgnari     Photogallery: http://www.lidiabolognari.it/ap_pesi_pensieri.html   Within the “Omaggio a Taormina”, a series of events organised by the Association “Arte & Cultura a Taormina”.          

CioccolArt – Chocolate Exhibition and Tastings

Taormina, previous Church of Carmine December 21 2011 – January 6 2012 CioccolArt Sicily, an exhibition entirely dedicated to chocolate. Inspired, creative confectioners from all over Italy will realise amazing chocolate compositions. Photogallery     BUT THERE IS MUCH MORE! Culinary demonstrations – Held by well-known chef and confectioners Chocolate… salty or sweet? Chocolate and […]

Nov. 24 – “La Simuletta” readings

Taormina, Public Library November 24th, 2011 – 6.30pm February 16th, 2012 – 6.30pm   La Simuletta is a writing club. One of its goals is to re-educate people to the pleasure of listening by reading passages of poems and poetry, especially stories by and on people who were born in Taormina.     Within the […]

Nov. 19 – Pellitteri four-handed piano concert

Taormina, Church of Santa Caterina November 19, 2011 – 6.30pm   Four – handed piano concert by Antonino and Pancrazio Pellitteri. The two young men are twins born in Taormina brilliantly graduated in piano at the Conservatory S. Cecilia in Rome. In 2003 they formed the Duos Pellitteri and have made a name for themselves […]

Nov. 6-29 – “Ut Pictura Poesis”

Taormina, previous Church of San Francesco di Paola  November 6-29 2011   Ut pictura poesis is Latin, literally “As is painting so is poetry.” Poetry resembles painting. Some works will captivate you when you stand very close to them and others if you are at a greater distance. This one prefers a darker vantage point, […]

Nov. 5 – Plectrum Orchestra of Taormina

Cathedral of Taormina November 5th 2011, 6.30pm Taormina Plectrum Orchestra in concert.   Within the “Omaggio a Taormina”, a series of events organised by the Association “Arte & Cultura a Taormina”. CATHEDRAL OF TAORMINA The fortress cathedral, which is what Taormina’s main cathedral is considered, was built around the year 1400 on the ruins of […]

Nov. 1-27 – “Verso Nord” Photo Exhibition

Taormina, Palazzo Duchi di Santo Stefano November 1-27 2011 “Verso Nord” (Northwards) – Photo Exhibtion by Giuseppe Ragonese   Within the “Omaggio a Taormina”, a series of events organised by the Association “Arte & Cultura a Taormina”.    

Oct. 2-30 – “I Cunti” Painting Exhibition

Taormina, previous Church of San Francesco di Paola October 2-30 2011 Free Entrance Exhibition of paintings by Cesare Filistad. Filistad deals with Sicilian art, repeating the old style of artists, designers and decorators of the the Sicilian carts. His works are unique as reproduce  legendary battles of  Charlemagne’s paladins, duels of chivalry and stories of […]