An Austrian tourist has caused serious damage to a masterpiece by Italian neoclassical sculptor Antonio Canova, at the Gipsoteca Museum in northern Italy, after sitting on the sculpture for a selfie.
Italian President Sergio Mattarella warned people to remain on guard in a speech on Friday, as the country saw another slight rise in coronavirus cases.
Premier Daniel Andrews has announced that most retailers will be forced to shut their doors during Victoria’s new Stage 4 lockdown, as the state grapples with a concerning increase in coronavirus cases.
Renaissance genius Raphael’s death 500 years ago was caused by a medical error which worsened a bout of pneumonia, a new study suggests.
Metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire Council will return to Stage 3 restrictions for six weeks as of 11:59 pm on Wednesday, Premier Daniel Andrews has announced, after the state reported 191 new cases of coronavirus today.
Opera Australia on Thursday announced it has postponed the eagerly awaited premiere of the world’s first fully digital Ring Cycle to 2021 due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis.
The Voice is back for its ninth season, with coaches Delta Goodrem, Kelly Rowland, Guy Sebastian and Boy George battling it out to find Australia’s best unsigned singing talent.
Food and opera are cornerstones of Italian culture and traditions – and now they’re coming together in the latest digital initiative by West Australian Opera’s extensive Ghost Light Opera program.
Just a stone’s throw from Italy’s world famous Cinque Terre, the port city of La Spezia is often a stopover for tourists... but unbeknownst to many, it’s worth stopping there for a few days to explore.
Every year, the Umbrian countryside surrounding the village of Castelluccio is painted with vivid colours as part of a natural spectacle known as “la fioritura” (the flowering or blooming).
When Laura Sharrad applied for season six of MasterChef Australia as a fresh-faced 19-year-old, she never imagined in her wildest dreams that she’d make the auditions, let alone come runner up on the country’s premier cooking show.
Every year on March 21, sweet-tooths around the world celebrate Tiramisù Day in honour of one of Italy’s most famous desserts.
As a girl, Natalie Aroyan dreamed of being a pop singer.
Italian has landed at Mackay State High School! This year, some 380 Year 7 and 8 students at the school in the sunshine state are studying “la bella lingua”.
Italian teachers have the opportunity to deepen their knowledge of the Italian language and culture by participating in the 2020 Italian Education Awards, organised by the ‘Gruppo dell’Amicizia in memoria di Enrica Inglese’, with two scholarships worth $5000 each up for grabs.
Canada Bay’s most beloved Italian festival, Ferragosto, will still be celebrated this year, despite the coronavirus pandemic and government restrictions.
The coronavirus pandemic has devastated all sectors of society, sending waves of fear and uncertainty across the nation.
Last weekend, Paolo Simoncelli’s Moto3 team Sic58 Squadra Corse won their first Moto3 race for 2020.
Last week, the Western Bulldogs just managed to hang on in the rain by five points for a win against the Gold Coast Suns, while on Friday night, in the grand final rematch, the GWS Giants inflicted a massive dose of retribution on Richmond.
Troppi errori, ma nessun dubbio sulla ricostruzione: l’attivo di bilancio non è più una priorità.
Scott Morrison e Anthony Albanese già con lo sguardo rivolto alle sfide del 2020.
This performance is part of Re-Ignite, a series of live performances celebrating and supporting local and national performing artists. Flautist Jane Rutter and guitarist Giuseppe Zangari celebrate the music of Italy with Vivaldi, Guiliani, Corelli, Caccini, Rossini and more. The concert includes ...
Melbourne Fringe is a celebration of cultural democracy and art for everyone. By embracing diversity and a spirit of independence, we create a unique space for artistic self-expression linked to the life of our great city. That’s why Melbourne Fringe is the most adventurous, inclusive, all-encomp...
Annetta kept the inherited secret of mercy killing passed down through her mother. In her ancestral Sardinian world, she is the Accabadora. Despite her young age, she is a strong woman compelled to live her life handling with the death under the severity of an ancient ritualism. World War II brou...
Pansoti are triangular-shaped pasta stuffed with wild greens and cheese.
This recipe is from the Sicilian town of Calatabiano, which is also my hometown. Several local chefs have their own take on the dish. My style is very simple and easy to prepare, even at home.