L’orda: Storie, canti e immagini degli emigrati italiani
La Scuola d’Italia in collaboration with IACE and the Education Office of the Consulate General of Italy is pleased to invite your students to
Storie, canti e immagini degli emigrati italiani
(The Horde: Stories, Songs, and Images of Italian emigration)
October 3, 2011 1:30pm
at La scuola d’Italia “G. Marconi” Auditorium
406 East 67th street New York NY 10065
L’Orda is a multi-media show which presents the fascinating story of Italian emigration from the post-Unification era until the 1970s. Renowned Corriere della Sera journalist Gian Antonio Stella takes the audience on a journey through Europe and the Americas as an old-time storyteller, accompanied by images and songs collected or written by ethnomusicologist Bertelli and performed by the Compagnia delle Acque ensemble with traditional instruments.
An occasion to know a chapter of Italian and American history and culture and to expose students to a live Italian language context.
Price: 10$. Free for teachers.
This is a 1h30m show in Italian with English subtitles, followed by Q&A.
For advanced and AP students.