no. 13 / wednesday / 6 July 2011
GIANCARLO LIMONI Particolare romano, 2010 acquerello su carta, 31x23 cm Limoni is of unassuming mien, but his pictures are positive, bright and outgoing. Like most of his generation, he keeps his schooling to himself, not telling us about teachers and influences. He was born in Rome in 1947 and lives here still. He was one of the first to rent a studio in a former loft of the famed Cerere pasta factory in S. Lorenzo, which is still the haunt of now well-known younger artists and galleries. Early on he worked with wooden board reliefs, in singed, scratched and cut patterns. By the time he had shown in various group shows and solo exhibitions at Fabio Sargentini’s keen avantgarde “Attico” gallery, a veritable breeding coven of new art from the 1960s-1980s, he had turned to the full exploration of colour. Not hiding a solid background of craftmanship, with a brush loaded with vivid paint, he plunged into a straightforward attack of semi-abstraction. His is an almost cocky extravagant washy approach, –with perception, time, space in a solid tangle behind it – like Turner and Monet before him. Dispersing the hues of mediterranean flesh of flower and fruit, and of foliage, lit up under after-rain skies, his work is happily applied and fresh. In today’s landscape of complicated intellectual and technical conundrums his work is breathing and rare. He is collected by Rome’s popular heroes, who know a good image when they see one. By a true painterly painter.
BERLUSCONI’S LONG HOT SUMMER James Walston
FACE TO FACE WITH THE EXPRESSIONISTS AT LAST Edith Schloss
FONDI’S SLEEPY VALLEY Margaret Stenhouse
WHAT’S ON Linda Bordoni
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BERLUSCONI’S LONG HOT SUMMER
Roberto Maroni and Giulio Tremonti. Will they be the centre-right's leaders of the future?
nce again, prime minister Silvio Berlusconi is going to have a very difficult summer. For 17 years it has been unwise (and incorrect) to write him off, but now the wind really does seem to have turned. On other occasions he has spoken about possible successors and about leaving politics, but no one took him very seriously; now he might even mean it and certainly some of his behaviour suggests that he is past his sell-by date. It is clear that, in the country as a whole, he lost the majority in the May local elections and above all in the June referendums. Opinion polls after the June voting put his approval ratings at around 24 per cent (the lowest ever), well below those of the Partito Democratico (PD) leader Pierluigi Bersani (36 per cent). They also put the present centre-right coalition well below a PD-SEL-IDV centre-left alliance (37.3 per cent compared to 44.7 per cent). In Italy, though, a government stays in power as long as it has the confidence of parliament. Polls and partial election results are certainly influential, but at the end of the day, all that counts is the vote in both houses. So Berlusconi’s biggest problem is to maintain the support of Umberto Bossi’s Lega Nord (LN) as, without it, he does not have a majority in parliament. The Lega has no problems with Berlusconi’s leadership as long as he wins elections, but now that both it and Berlusconi’s Popolo della Libertà (PdL) are losing, the Lega is also looking at single issues. First of all is the devolution of spending power to regional governments and city administrations in proportion to taxes raised. Despite 17 years of pushing the issue and some laws passed recently, this has not happened in practice. Bossi knows that if he cannot deliver at least what they call “fiscal federalism”, he will lose heavily in the next elections. There is also the possibility of transferring some ministries to the north; Bossi has demanded four, including the ministry of the economy, and he wants them all in Lombardy which will not please other northerners. If this should happen, it is likely to be a token gesture like opening an office for a ministry without portfolio, which will fool no-one. If there is any substance, Rome’s centreright mayor Gianni Alemanno and regional president Renata Polverini have promised battle. Bossi has also demanded an end to Italy’s participation in the NATO operations in Libya and a reduction of the tax burden, at least for the north. The tax issue is fundamental. Berlusconi has won elections by promising lower taxes. Instead Italians pay more taxes and most have less money since the 2008 recession, with meagre prospects of any improvement in the near future. On the contrary, economics minister Giulio Tremonti has made it clear that he is not going to start a deficit spending spree and risk turning Italy into a bigger and much more expensive version of Greece. He has promised to reduce the number of taxes and the number of tax brackets… but only if he can reduce the deficit as well. Berlusconi cannot
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fire Tremonti or encourage him to resign because the effect on the markets and European confidence would be devastating on an already weak Italian economy. So he finds himself squashed between the Lega (and others who want a relaxed budget) and Tremonti, which is extremely tight. Bossi and the LN have also taken up an anti-war position, which is curious as it is normally the left and far-left that criticise Italy’s combat role. The party was hesitant at the beginning of the Libyan intervention in March, and since then has become more and more strident in its opposition. It is against the war for financial reasons and because it argues that the war increases the flow of immigrants and refugees. The LN minister of the interior, Roberto Maroni, has already signed an agreement with Libyan Transitional National Council, which should limit immigration. The upshot of the spring defeats, “whackings” as Maroni called them, adding that “one learns from a beating”, is that both Berlusconi and Bossi are seriously at risk. Both founded their parties and embody their public image. In the Lega, though, there is a strong grassroots organisation, so that even if it looks like a one-man party, it should be able to organise a transition to another leader, made easier by Bossi’s bad health. He suffered a serious stroke in 2004 and still has speech difficulties. The most likely successor is Maroni who has always played good (and polite) cop to Bossi’s bad (and uncouth) cop. Berlusconi’s PdL is a much more difficult case. He has always been acclaimed as leader, never elected, and only last month he (not any party organisation) appointed 40-year-old justice minister Angelino Alfano as party secretary (a post which the party statute did not cover). Alfano is too lightweight to succeed and Tremonti is the most likely candidate, but the latter’s supercilious manner as well as his fiscal rigour make him very unpopular. There has even been talk of copying the centre-left parties and introducing primaries, but not for the post of prime minister. However if the parties on the centre-right are in trouble, those on the centreleft are hardly full of joy. Once they got over the immediate high of the local elections and referendums, they woke up to the same old problems of who should lead and what sort of programme they should have. Bersani grew in stature during the campaign and could well be the centre-left’s leader instead of Nichi Vendola, who was the favourite until recently. The centreleft will have to work hard to be ready if there are early elections next year, which is no longer so improbable. The centrist opposition of Fini, Casini and Rutelli also has much work to do if it wants even a small chance of taking over from Berlusconi and Bossi. So once again, the summer will hardly be relaxing for Italian politicians and even worse for the country as a whole: in the middle of a recession, with a war on and weak leadership, the prospects are bleak. James Walston 3
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FACE TO FACE WITH THE EXPRESSIONISTS AT LAST Masterworks from the Städel museum
nlike the great collections of the past, put together by churchmen Expressionists revealing their force and oddity is a long due homage to the and aristocrats, the Städel museum in Frankfurt was assembled Städel’s prize group. by a man in trade. Leaving out the old masters, the show begins with cosy Biedermeier Johann Friedrich Städel, a banker, established one of the best works and the Städel’s signature picture by Tischbein: Goethe in his Roman collections in Europe in his palatial mansion on the left bank of the busy travel cape lounging on an obelisk, lording it over the Campagna. Then river Main. In a city already the hub of flourishing commercialism in there is the majestic noblewoman by Feuerbach, the model for whom was Germany in 1815, he collected artwork from the Middle Ages and the actually the wife of a cobbler in Trastevere. There are mild and homey neoRenaissance to his own time. Frankfurt’s greatest son, the poet Wolfgang classic or humourous genre pictures, Caspar David Friedrich’s icy mounvon Goethe, tells us of watching Städel happily explaining his masterpieces tians, Hodler’s morning lakes, nymphs in woods, and Böcklin’s yearning to the public in person. villa by a stormy sea inlet, the model of which – like his “Island of the Dead” Later the museum was the first to collect the Impressionists from France, – was painted in the gulf of La Spezia. There is Delacroix’s Arab rider in turas well as the famed German Expressionists, and added an academy in the moil, small but sweeping views by Courbet and Corot, early Cezanne and 1920s run by the painter Beckmann. Van Gogh, slender trees by Sisley, a huge apple orchard greening undraWhen I was taken to the Städel as a child, I was awed by the mediaeval matically up to the sky by Daubigny, a breakfast scene by Monet, an early fairytale saints, the blazing horror of “Samson’s Blinding” by Rembrandt or work in all nuances of whites, which looks demure now but was once thought Van Gogh’s “Doctor Gachet” sliding to starboard in a shower of impressionto break all the rules, an eerie valley bathed in after sunset glow by Vallotton, ist strokes; I got glimpses of cosy “Biedermeier” – good burgher – homey and a wondrous living room full of manifaceted textures by Vuillard. Slevogt groups in house and field, of the gentle Nazarenes, of brooding fantasies and Corinth are glitteringly present, both with virtuoso brushwork and curdled of classic villas by the sea, even more brooding faces of snaky gods and bits of paint, which to no one’s surprise bewitched our own Cy Twombly. apparitions, misty alpine rivers and lakes, and lots of happy Parisians on At last we are face to face with the Expressionists: Nolde, Kirchner, boulevards, in cafés and on Sunday picnics. Scmidt-Rottluff, Beckmann, Paula Modersohn Becker, Marc, Macke, Last of all there were canvases full of undiluted raw colour and stick figures, Marcks, Jawlensky and cartloads of others. Fruit-flesh reds and purples, which astounded me. It seemed kid’s stuff; how could those stark things end sour greens and yellows, gathered in thick tumbling planes, huge suns and up in a museum? But I was told they were done by serious people involved whacky stars, people blunt and peasanty, chunky animals. Here colour is in either the Blaue Reiter or Die Brücke groups of rough new artists. rightness. Here colour is lifeblood. But no one can beat Matisse. Wittily, in This German Expressionism had sprung up after world war one, all this earnest “wildness”, sits his fauve-period painting, mellow and tragic. somewhat in the wake of Les Fauves – the wild ones – in France earlier. It Here the play of blues around a bunch of fierce flowers is unearthly. was declared “entartete Kunst” or degenerate art by Hitler and his pedanEdith Schloss tic and puritan minions, who preferred work of clean, polished boredom instead. The German Expressionists, the Städel’s famed hoard of jewels, Until 17 July. Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Via Nazionale 194, tel. 0639967500. went into secret deposits, was burnt, or ended up as the property of Nazi closet collectors like Feldmarschall Göring. When I went back to Frankfurt for a happening in the newly remodelled Opera House in 1982, I was disappointed to discover only a few Expressionists at the Städel. An outraged local reporter told me that all the funds painstakingly set aside to re-install the Expressionists still in storage had just been spent on ONE new acquisition: a tiny little glittering oil by Jean Antoine Watteau, the rococo “Embarkation for Cythera”, a harbinger of Impressionism. The present selection in Rome is not a smash-bang effort, but a quiet path through the classical period, Romanticism, Symbolism, Impressionism etc, gradually but happily illuminating. But you wonder what the organisers, with the riches of the Städel to chose from, had in mind. Was it availability, or were they trying to please or inform a public they did not know? Also, the catalogue is peculiarly clumsy and ugly. One thing is clear: the last halls with the Max Beckmann’s Synagogue in Frankfurt is among the Städel masterworks on show in Rome. Wanted in Rome 6 July 2011
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FONDI’S SLEEPY VALLEY
he little-known S. Vito cork oak forest of Monte S. Biagio, borderof synthetic wine bottle stoppers, eco-manufacturers predict a new future in ing the Monte Aurunci Park, is a treasure of nature that has been the field of natural insulation, so cultivation is still viable. This is important for preserved for centuries, miraculously intact. It is so little known the conservation of this magnificent forest, as the undergrowth is kept under that you are quite likely to have the woodland walks all to yourself, control and the footpaths are cleared. apart from the occasional shepherd with his sheep and goats. The It was a surprise to find a restaurant, let alone a riding school up in the hills in shepherds themselves look as if they got stuck in a time warp, because the heart of the wood, but a surfaced road takes you to the Azienda Equituristica they still wear the uniform of yesteryear – a soft peaked hat, white wool Sughereta di S. Vito run by the Brancaleone family, which organises horseback stockings and the traditional cioccia sandals with the long leather throngs treks and specialised riding courses for disabled children. tied round their calves. Even the goats are special: they are a unique breed, After a hearty lunch at the riding school carry on along the SS7 to visit known as the Bianca Montecelana. Fondi, a town of great charm and seat of the leading wholesale fruit and Monte S. Biagio itself is a Christmas-crib village sprawling over the side vegetable market (MOF) for the south of Italy. Its towering mediaeval keep of a hill some ten km south of the fishing port of Terracina. It is best reached dominates the spacious pedestrianised main square, and it is hard to bevia the old Appia (SS7) that cuts, straight as a die, through the Pontine lieve that this castle was reduced to a heap of rubble during world war two. plain, a vast, malaria-infested swamp until the first half of last century when On the opposite side of the square are the remains of Roman baths. Streets it was drained and turned into farmland. The canals running parallel with lead off into the old town and the ghetto, with characteristic narrow alleys, the road are a haven for water birds, and the road is flanked by rows of white-stone paving and wrought iron balconies. shady umbrella pines – a boon when driving on a hot day. Leaving Fondi by the way you came, you'll find (on the right) the road for Just before you get to Terracina, following the indications for Fondi you Lenola, with signs for the abbey of St Magno. The mediaeval church has branch off onto a flyover leading into the impressive 2.7km Tempio di Giove been restored recently after centuries of abandonment, and is happy to tunnel through the mountains. welcome visitors. The abbey has a very distinguished history: founded by Coming out at the other end is a revelation because you find yourself – St Onorato early in the sixth century to succour pilgrims travelling up and like Alice in Wonderland – in another world. The landscape of flat orderly down the Via Appia, it is perhaps the earliest monastic community in Italy, fields, regimented rows of olive groves and distant preceding even those founded by St Benedict. The craggy mountains is transformed into the typical “onorati” monks of Fondi, in fact, feature in a docurural environment of the Italian south: a cheerful clutment written by Pope Gregory the Great. Built over ter of ruined mediaeval watch towers, smallholdings, the ruins of an ancient Roman sanctuary, the church workshops and small industries immersed in orange contains a third-century chapel dedicated to the and lemon groves, prickly-pear cacti and exotic local martyr St Paterno. According to tradition he flowers like bougainvillea and morning glory cascadied in 250 AD along with St Magno who gave the ding over broken-down walls. The SS7 (yes, you're monastery its name. During the recent restoration, still following the old Appia south) winds past the our guide told us, the skeletons of a large number lake of Fondi, one of a string of fresh-water lakes runof young men were found under the floor, perhaps ning parallel with the coast, and on to the town of some of the 200 monks who formed part of the Monte S. Biagio. Look out for the brown sign at a leftearly community. hand turning indicating the Sughereta S. Vito. Little remains of the original decoration apart from Follow the winding country road for four or five some fragments of 11th-century frescos, and the kilometres to the Bar Villa, where the road divides. carefully-restored interior has deliberately been kept The left-hand fork takes you straight into the simple to highlight the plain gothic lines and the Sughereta, or cork oak wood, believed to be the cream-coloured stonework. largest in Italy. Cork manufacturers from Sardinia Margaret Stenhouse harvest the cork trees in rotation each summer, leavFraternità Monastero S. Magno, Via Valle Vigna, Fondi. ing their exposed trunks in various stages of red Guided visits: Emilio 3289697354. The abbey is closed on Mondays. www.monasterodisanmagno.it, nudity. It's a slow process as it takes nine to ten years firstname.lastname@example.org. for the new bark to form. Although cork has suffered Shepherds still don the uniform of yesteryear Azienda Equituristica Sughereta di S. Vito, Via S. Vito 47 in the cork forest of S. Biagio. a decline in popularity recently since the introduction (in the heart of the cork oak wood), tel. 0771566997.
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Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna Viale delle Belle Arti 131, tel. 06322981. National collection of modern art. 08.30-19.30. Mon closed. Guided tours in English (on prior booking) and Italian.
Baths of Diocletian Viale Enrico de Nicola 78, tel. 0639967700. Part of the protohistorical section of the Museo Nazionale Romano in the Baths of Diocletian plus the restored cloister by Michelangelo. 09.00-19.45. Mon closed.
Borghese Museum Piazzale Scipione Borghese (Villa Borghese), tel. 06328101. Sculptures by Bernini and Canova, paintings by Titian, Caravaggio, Raphael, Correggio. 09.0019.30. Mon closed. Entry times at 09.00, 11.00, 13.00 15.00, 17.00. Guided tours in English and Italian.
Castel S. Angelo Museum Lungotevere Castello 50, tel. 066819111. Emperor Hadrian’s mausoleum used by the popes as a fortress, prison and palace. 09.00-19.00. Mon closed.
Colosseum, Palatine and Roman Forum Colosseum: Piazza del Colosseo. Palatine: entrances at Piazza di S. Maria Nova 53 and Via di S. Gregorio 30. Roman Forum: entrances at Largo Romolo e Remo 5-6 and Piazza di S. Maria Nova 53, tel. 0639967700. 08.3019.15. Single ticket gives entry to the Colosseum and the Palatine (including the Museo Palatino; last entry one hour before closing). Guided tours in English and Italian. l
Crypta Balbi Via delle Botteghe Oscure 31, tel. 0639967700. Museum dedicated to the Middle Ages on the site of the ancient ruins of the Roman Theatre of Balbus. 09.00-19.00. Mon closed. Guided tours in Italian.
MAXXI Via Guido Reni 6, tel. 063210181. National Museum of 21th-century art, designed by Zaha Hadid. Tues-Sun 11.00-19.00, Thurs and Sat 11.00-22.00. Mon closed.
Museo dei Fori Imperiali and Trajan’s Markets Via IV Novembre 94, tel. 060608. Museum dedicated to the forums of Caesar, Augustus, Nerva and Trajan and the Temple of Peace. 09.00-19.00. Mon closed.
Museo delle Arti e Tradizioni Popolari Piazza G. Marconi 10, EUR, tel. 060608. Traditional Italian tools, crafts, clothing, furniture, musical instruments, jewellery. Tues-Fri 09.00-18.00, Sat-Sun 09.0020.00. Mon closed. Guided tours in Italian on prior booking. l
l Museo Nazionale d’Arte Orientale Via Merulana 248, tel. 0646974832. Interesting national collection of oriental art with some special exhibitions from its own collection and special loans. Tues, Wed, and Fri. 09.00-14.00. Thurs, Sat, Sun. 09.00-19.30. Mon closed. Guided tours in Italian on Sun (11.00 and 17.00).
Museo Nazionale del Palazzo Venezia Via del Plebiscito 118, tel. 0669994285. Residence of Pope Paul II in the 15th century, it was the embassy of the Republic of Venice and then of the Austrian Empire. Paintings, sculpture, bronzes by Pisanello and Bernini. 08.30-19.30, Mon closed. l Museo Preistorico ed Etnografico L. Pigorini Piazza G. Marconi 14, EUR, tel. 06549521. Prehistoric Italian artefacts and ethnological material from various cultures. 10.00-18.00. l Palazzo Altemps Piazza S. Apollinare 46, tel. 0639967700. Ancient sculpture from the Museo Nazionale Romano, including the Ludovisi collection. 09.00-19.45. Mon closed. l Palazzo Barberini Via delle Quattro Fontane 13, tel. 064824184. National collection of 13th- to 16th-century paintings. 08.3019.30. Mon closed. l Palazzo Massimo alle Terme Largo di Villa Peretti 1, tel. 0639967700. Important Roman paintings, mosaics, sculpture, coins and antiquities from the Museo Nazionale Romano, including the Kircherian collection. 09.00-19.45. Mon closed.
Vittoriano Piazza Aracoeli, tel. 066991718. Monument to Vittorio Emanuele II and Italian unity. Also Museo Centrale del Risorgimento. 10.00-16.00. Mon closed. Entry free.
CITY MUSEUMS ACEA (Montemartini) Art Centre Via Ostiense 106, tel. 060608. Over 400 pieces of ancient sculpture from the Capitoline Museums are on show in a former power plant. 09.00-19.00. Mon closed. Guided tours in English for groups if reserved in advance.
Capitoline Museums Piazza del Campidoglio, tel. 060608. The city’s collection of ancient sculpture in Palazzo Nuovo and Palazzo dei Conservatori, plus the Tabularium and the Pinacoteca. 09.00-20.00. Mon closed. Guided tours for groups in English and Italian on Sat and Sun.
MACRO Via Reggio Emilia 54, tel. 060608. The city’s collec-
Doria Pamphilj Gallery Palazzo Doria Pamphilj, Via del Corso 305, tel. 066797323. Residence of the Doria Pamphilj family, it contains the family’s private art collection, which includes a portrait by Velasquez, a sculpture by Bernini, plus works by Raphael, Titian, Tintoretto and Caravaggio. 10.00-17.00.
Galleria Colonna Palazzo Colonna, Via della Pilotta 17, tel. 066784350. Private collection of works by
tion of contemporary art, plus temporary exhibition space. Via Reggio Emilia 09.00-19.00. Mon closed. Also MACRO Future, Piazza Orazio Giustiniani 4, tel. 060608. Open for temporary exhibitions only 16.0024.00. Mon closed.
Museo Barracco Corso Vittorio Emanuele II 166, tel. 0668806848. A collection of mainly pre-Roman sculpture. Tues-Sun 09.00-19.00. Mon closed.
Museo dell’Ara Pacis Lungotevere in Augusta, tel. 060608. Home of the Roman altar to peace commissioned by Emperor Caesar Augustus in the 1st century AD. The museum was designed by American architect Richard Meier. 09.00-19.00. Mon closed.
Veronese, Guido Reni, Pietro di Cortona and Annibale Caracci. Open Sat 09.00-13.00 only. Private group tours of the collection are available seven days a week on request. For visitors with special needs such as wheelchair access contact the gallery to arrange alternative entrance. Keats-Shelley Memorial House Piazza di Spagna 26, tel. 066784235. Museum dedicated to the lives of three English Romantic poets – John Keats, Percy Bysshe Shelley and Lord Byron.
Museo Napoleonico Piazza di Ponte Umberto 1, tel. 060608. Paintings, sculptures and jewellery related to Napoleon and the Bonaparte family. 09.00-19.00. Mon closed. Guided tours in Italian and English.
Museo di Roma – Palazzo Braschi Via S. Pantaleo 10, tel. 060608. The city’s collection of paintings, etchings, photographs, furniture and clothes from the Middle Ages to the 20th century. 09.00-19.00. Mon closed. Guided tours in English and Italian on prior booking tel. 0682059127. Palazzo delle Esposizioni Via Nazionale 194, tel. 0639967500. Large space which hosts several travelling exhibitions each year. Tues, Wed, Thurs 10.00-20.00. Fri and Sat 10.00-22.30. Sun 10.00-20.00. Mon closed.
Mon-Fri 10.00-13.00, 14.00-18.00; Sat 11.00-14.00, 15.00-18.00. Guided tours on prior booking. www.keats-shelley-house.org. Museo Canonica Viale P. Canonica 2 (Villa Borghese), tel. 060608. The collection, private apartment and studio of the sculptor and musician Pietro Canonica who died in 1959. 09.00-19.00. Mon closed. Guided tours in Italian and English (book ten days in advance).
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by Linda Bordoni
EXHIBITIONS G.RANDI N.UCLEI A.RTE M.ODERNA II 24 June-23 Oct This is the second exhibition of a series in which the national gallery of modern art shows groups of works belonging to its own collection. This cycle is dedicated to Italian artists of the end of the 19th century and beginning of the 20th, from Medardo Rosso to Pino Pascali. It includes works by Balla, De Pisis, Mafai, Morandi, Prampolini, Sironi and others, some of which have never been shown to the public before. Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Viale delle Belle Arti 131, tel. 0632298221, www.gnam.beniculturali.it. 08.30-19.30. Mon closed.
ROME CUBA Una storia anche italiana 17 June-2 Oct The exhibition highlights the ties and the similarities between two apparently distant cultures: the Cuban and the Italian. The photographs, documents and videos are part of a conference to stimulate new projects between cultural operators of the two countries. Museo di Roma in Trastevere, Piazza S. Egidio 1b, tel. 060608. 10.00-20.00. Mon closed. NEW LA VIA APPIA Laboratorio di mondi possibili tra ferite ancora aperte 23 June-11 Dec About 80 photographs have been selected from a vast archive to tell the history of the Appian Way in different historical periods: from the beginning of the 19th to the beginning of the 20th century, the two decades between 1950 and 1970, and today. The exhibition shows how the Appian landscape has radically changed, and highlights its role as a symbol of social commitment and its value as a treasure chest of history. There are photos by John Henry Parker (1806-1884), Dora and Agnese Bulwer (1890-1930 ca.), Esther Boise Van Deman (1862-1937), James and Domenico Anderson (1813-1877), Thomas Ashby (1891-1925), amongst others. Capo di Bove, Via Appia Antica 222, tel. 067806686. 10.00-16.00. Sun 10.00-18.00. NEW LIVE & OBSCURE 11 June-Sept Fabio Balducci – a dancer – and Marie Cool – an artist – perform for the first time in Italy. Their art is rooted less in the tradition of performance art than in sculpture, painting, and drawing. The artists’ actions are composed from an inventory of simple, reductive gestures inspired by ordinary materials. The works on show are displayed in three different timeframes: the inauguration of the exhibit, from 13 to 26 June, and the final phase. Accademia di Francia, Villa Medici, Viale Trinità dei Monti 1, tel. 0667611. 10.4513.00, 14.00-19.00. Mon closed. NEW OFFICINA MATERICA 23 June-22 Sept Fabrizio Di Nardo and Piero Orlando, creators of “Officina Materica” have been selected to show their work at the ongoing Italian Pavilion of the Venice Biennale. Their large installation entitled “Metalchimica” is on show in Rome to illustrate and present their artistic vision. Museo Nazionale di Palazzo Venezia, Via del Plebiscito 118, tel. 0669994284. 08.30-19.30. Mon closed. NEW QUESTI OCCHI HANNO VISTO Diario di un medico volontario 8 July-7 Sept A travel journal of images that witness the service and the selfless commitment of a voluntary medical doctor in African hospitals where the “Medici con l’Africa Cuamm” NGO operates. With this exhibition, the NGO, which is celebrating 60 years of activity, is launching a campaign to raise awareness of the many medical projects in Angola, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Southern Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda. Today, about 80 doctors, all of them volunteers, are working with the organisation
A photographic diary of a volunteer doctor in Africa is on display at Casa della Memoria a della Storia.
in 37 large projects and in some 100 smaller initiatives to offer basic sanitary services, assistance in the fight against Aids, tuberculosis, malaria, rehabilitation, nursing schools and education. Casa della Memoria e della Storia, Via S. Francesco di Sales 5, tel. 066876545, 060608, www.casadellamemoria.culturaroma.it. 10.0019.00. Sat and Sun closed. NEW UNDERVIEW 27 June-28 July The photographs by Francesco Filangeri are an almost autobiographical journey between the real world and the world of dreams. Musicians from the jazz department of the Conservatory of S. Cecilia improvise at the exhibition on 7, 14, 21, 28 July at 17.00. Sala S. Rita, Via Montanara 8, tel. 060608. 10.00-18.00. Sat and Sun closed. NEW VIVA L’ITAGLIA 24 June-18 Sept An irreverent celebration of Italian history on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of national unity. The satiric drawings on show are by controversial but popular cartoonist Giorgio Forattini and span his entire career from the 1970s to date. Museo Carlo Bilotti, Aranciera di Villa Borghese, Viale Fiorello La Guardia, tel. 060608, www.museocarlobilotti.it. 09.00-19.00. Mon closed. NEW CINECITTÀ SI MOSTRA 29 April-30 Nov The famous Cinecittà film studios – the legendary Dream Factory of the 1960s and 1970s – are open to the public with an exhaustive exhibition that traces their history. Different sections focus on famous sets, costumes, actors, film directors and producers as well as on the work and on the skill of the thousands of artisans and technicians who worked behind the scenes. Studios di Cinecittà, Via Tuscolana 1055. 10.30-18.30. Tues closed. Info www.cinecittasimostra.it. GIACINTO CERONE 1957-2004 24 June-23 Oct This is the first retrospective dedicated to Giacinto Cerone organised by the national gallery of modern art. The exhibition focuses on the milestones of Cerone’s artistic development and includes sculptures made with ceramics, wood, chalk, plastic materials and different kinds of marble. Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Viale delle Belle Arti 131, tel. 0632298221, www.gnam.beniculturali.it. 08.30-19.30. Mon closed.
MADE IN ITALY 27 May-29 July Celebrating the 150th anniversary of Italy’s unification, this exhibition comprises works by prominent artists of the past 60 years who have been inspired by Italy. Names on show include those of Georg Baselitz, Jean Michel Basquiat, Joseph Beuys, Marcel Duchamp, Alberto Giacometti, Damien Hirst, Jeff Koons, Richard Serra and many others. Gagosian Gallery, Via Francesco Crispi 16, tel. 0642086498, www.gagosian.com. 10.30-19.00. Sun and Mon closed. 10.30-19.00. Sat and Sun closed. MASTERS OF MODERN CHINESE PAINTING 23 June-15 Sept To mark the Chinese cultural year in Italy this exhibition, entitled Beyond the Traditional, pays homage to the great masters of modern Chinese painting. On display are 100 works from the National Art Museum of China (Namoc), divided into three sections: flowers and birds, portraits, and landscapes. These works were created between 1850 and 1950, a century which coincides with the introduction and spread of western artistic techniques, such as perspective, chiaroscuro and oil painting, in the rich traditions of Chinese painting. The exhibition analyses how Chinese masters, fascinated by western techniques, have interpreted and reused the knowledge of western figurative arts to influence traditional Chinese style. Palazzo Venezia. Via del Plebiscito 118, Rome, tel. 066780131. Tue-Sun 10.00-19.00. RITRATTI Le tante facce del potere 10 March-25 Sept The present exhibition, the second in the fiveyear project organised by the Capitoline Museums, I Giorni di Roma, focuses on ancient Roman portraiture with a selection of 150 heads and busts, as well as full-length statues mostly of Roman emperors. The exhibition starts with the late Roman republican period and ends with Imperial Rome. Musei Capitolini. Via del Campidoglio 1, tel. 0667102475, www.museicapitolini.org. Tue-Sun 09.00-20.00.
VENICE BIENNALE DI VENEZIA 4 June-27 Nov The 54th International Art Exhibition, directed by Bice Curiger, is entitled ILLUMInazioni – ILLUMInations. Although it unfolds in the central pavilion at Giardini, at the Arsenale and elsewhere around Venice, it is conceived as a single event that features 82 artists from all over the world, including 32 young artists born after 1975 and 32 women artists. www.labiennale.org. 10.00-18.00. Mon closed. For a more complete list of exhibitions in Rome see www.wantedinrome.com.
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MUSIC ACCADEMIA FILARMONICA ROMANA Via Flaminia 118, tel. 063201752, www.filarmonicaromana.org. I giardini di Luglio. The Filarmonica’s brief summer season takes place as always in the lovely gardens where it has its headquarters. 9 July. Concert by the Filarmonica’s resident orchestra, an ensemble of young musicians who perform without a conductor. Music by Mozart (21.30). Repeated 10 July with a programme of music by Schonberg (21.30). ACCADEMIA NAZIONALE DI S. CECILIA Auditorium Parco della Musica, Viale P. de Coubertin. In the summer concerts take place in the open-air “cavea”. For booking and information tel. 068082058, www.santacecilia.it. 6 July. Concert by the Choir and Percussionists of the Orchestra di S. Cecilia conducted by Ciro Visco. Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana (21.00). 8 July. Concert conducted by Ennio Morricone. Music by Morricone (21.00).
CULTURAL SUMMER WITH ATAC 2 July-10 Aug. This summer Rome’s public transport utility Atac offers discounts for those who travel by bus or metro to the Caracalla Festival in the Baths of Caracalla, organised by the Teatro dell’Opera, and to the festival at Villa Adriana in Tivoli. See Festivals for details of the programmes. Passengers with a Metrebus season ticket or those who subsribe to the ATAC newsletter receive a discount of 10 per cent on tickets. www.atac.roma.it. Gabrielle Bolzoni Serate di Grande Musica al Cortile di S. Ivo celebrates its 30th year with 15 musical evenings in the courtyard of one of the city’s most splendid examples of Renaissance architecture just a short walk from Piazza Navona. The courtyard – part of the original 15th-century university of Rome – lends its architectural and acoustical excellence to a pleasant and successful musical initiative. The season’s repertory consists of a varied selection of well-known music ranging from Vivaldi and Mozart to music from Argentina and the songs from famous film tracks. All concerts begin at 21.30. 6 July. Concert by the orchestra of the International Chamber Ensemble conducted by Francesco Carotenuto, with Giuliano Bisceglia violin. Music by Vivaldi and Piazzolla. Repeated 9 July. 13 July. Da Summertine a New York New York: concert by the Orchestra of the International Chamber Ensemble conducted by Francesco Carotenuto dedicated to great American songs. Music from Gershwin, Bernstein, Frank Sinatra (21.30). Repeated 29, 30 July and 2 Aug. 16 July. Noche de Tango: concert by the Cuarte Tango Ensemble from Buenos Aires, accompanied by tango dancers Marcelo Alvarez and Sabrina Amato. Music by Piazzolla, Gardel, Plaza and others. Repeated 19 July.
ASSOCIAZIONE ARTE DEL SUONARE Concerts at Centro Elsa Morante, Piazza Elsa Morante EUR. For information www.artedelsuonare.wordpress.com. 8 July. Il trio nella musica italiana: chamber music concert by Giulio Menichelli violin, Damiano Mercuri guitar and Marco Orfei flute. Music by Sammartini, Carulli, Rossini (21.00). ASSOCIAZIONE INTERNAZIONALE AMICI DELLA MUSICA SACRA In collaboration with Courtial International, concerts in the Basilica of St Ignatius, Piazza S. Ignazio unless otherwise specified. For booking and information tel. 0668805816, www.amicimusicasacra.com. 9 July. Concert by the St Sebastian Church Choir from the US. Sacred music programme (21.00). 17 July. Concert by the Ensemble I Fedeli and the Coro Suono Spirito from Switzerland, conducted by Marco Castellini, with Andri Calonder tenor, Maria C. Schmid soprano. Music by Zipoli, de Padilla, Capillas and others (21.00). CONCERTI DEL TEMPIETTO Concerts at Teatro Marcello, Via del Teatro Marcello and at Villa Torlonia, Via Nomentana 70. For booking and information tel. 0687131590, www.tempietto.it. This valiant association has organised music seasons in Rome for over 20 years. It promotes talent from all over the world and its long summer programme is called the Music Festival of Nations and is realised in collaboration with foreign embassies and cultural institutes. The programme unfolds in two stunning venues. Notti Romane al Teatro di Marcello (4 June-2 Oct) with an open-air recital or concert every evening inside the archaeological site of the Teatro di Marcello. Musica Sotto il Cielo Stellato di Villa Torlonia (1 July-7 Aug) has a programme that is very similar to that of the one at Teatro di Marcello, with chamber music and recitals. Concerts take place in the lovely setting in front of the recently restored Casina delle Civette every evening beginning at 20.30. FestiVAl INTERNAZIONALE DI VILLA ADRIANA Tivoli, Villa Adriana, tel. 0680241281, www.auditorium.com. 9 July. Piano recital by Haochen Zhang. Music by Schumann, Chopin, Debussy, Prokofiev, Beethoven (21.00).
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American jazz singer Cassandra Wilson takes to the stage at FestiVAl Internazionale at Villa Adriana.
16 July. Concert by jazz vocalist Cassandra Wilson. Music from her recent album “Silver Pony” (21.00). 20 July. Amore e Carne: Pippo Delbono and Alexander Balanescu in concert, with the musicians of the Balanescu Quartet: Alexander Balanescu violin, James Shenton violin, Katie Wilkinson viola, Nicholas Holland cello, and David Kent sound engineer. The internationally acclaimed actor, stage director and playwright Del Bono has conceived and realised this project together with Balanescu mixing texts by Pasolini, Rimbaud, Whitman and Eliot (21.00). INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER ENSEMBLE Concerts at Cortile di S. Ivo alla Sapienza, Corso Rinascimento 40. For booking and information tel. 0686800125, www.interensemble.org. 5 July-9 Aug. The International Chamber Ensemble’s yearly summer festival entitled
LE FAMIGLIE ALLO ZOO To celebrate its centenary Bioparco has organised an online photo competition entitled Families at the Zoo of Rome from 1911 to 1989. Visitors who took photos or film of their families on visits to the zoo between 1911 and 1989 before the arrival of digital photography can enter the competition, to be voted on by the general public, by uploading their images to the Bioparco website. The winners will receive cameras and other video-photographic equipment. All instructions are on the Bioparco website www.bioparco.it or www.centenario.bioparco.it. The competition is divided into two sections: photographs and videos, and three categories: people, animals and architectonic elements of the zoo. The Rome zoological gardens were designed by the German merchant and animal trainer Carl Hagenbeck and were opened on 5 January 1911. Hagenbeck had already created the zoo in Hamburg after expeditions to Lapland and Africa and he had organised a company of camels for the Kaiser’s army in 1900. Hagenbeck was the first person to breed a male Bengal tiger with a lioness, the hybrid offspring of which was sold for $2 million. Gabrielle Bolzoni
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FESTIVALS MARTINA FRANCA FESTIVAL DELLA VALLE D’ITRIA 15 July-2 Aug This world-class music festival has always been dedicated to forgotten titles and rare works and to provide a launch pad for new musicians and singers. This year’s programme, on the theme “The Awareness of Power” is a journey through myth, from the exotic fascination of the city of Palmira and the mythical queen Zenobia, to the epic of Giasone’s Argonauts and the search for the Golden Fleece; from the secret realm of Krenek’s fairytale to the mythical episode of Polycrates, legendary tyrant of Sam. The 2011 opera programme showcases Aureliano in Palmira by Rossini, Der Ring des Polykrates by Korngold, Das Geheime Konigreich by Krenek, and Il Novello Giasone by Cavalli/Stradella. The programme also offers concerts and recitals in venues throughout the city and its surroundings. For information tel. 0804805100, www.festivaldellavalleditria.it. For more details see Opera Notes.
PERUGIA UMBRIA JAZZ 8-17 July This international jazz festival is probably one of the best known of its kind in Europe. This edition offers ten days of concerts throughout the city. Many of the events are free. As always the programme is varied and features many big names, not only in the field of jazz. Names that stand out this year include those of Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock and Marcus Miller, performing a tribute to their maestro Miles Davis, Latin rock star Carlos Santana, blues artist BB King, and Trombone Shorty, one of the rising stars of New Orleans, with his band Orleans Avenue. For booking and information tel. 0755001904, www.umbriajazz.com.
ROME CARACALLA FESTIVAL 2 July-10 Aug The programme of the Teatro dell’Opera’s crowd-pleasing summer season includes the ballet Swan Lake choreographed by Galina Samsova (7-20 July), Puccini’s opera Tosca (21 July-10 Aug) and Verdi’s Aida (2-9 Aug). A gala ballet evening starring the gorgeous Roberto Bolle lights up the night (and the baths) on 23 July. Terme di Caracalla, Via delle Terme di Caracalla. For information tel. 06481601, www.operaroma.it.
I CONCERTI NEL PARCO 30 June-28 July Organised, as always, by the musician Teresa Azarro, the programme of this pleasant festival stimulates all five senses and creates a relaxing and enjoyable atmosphere. Events are varied with classical, pop, jazz and folk music concerts, many of them accompanied by readings and performances, like the entertaining chef/musician Don Pasta and his group who narrate the history of Italy in ten recipes to music (23 July).Villa Doria Pamphilj. For tickets and information tel. 800907080, www.iconcertinelparco.it. INVITO ALLA DANZA 6-29 July Rome’s annual appointment with dance boasts some interesting international names. The Igor Moiseyev Ballet performs a Tribute to Igor Moiseyev, who founded the renowned folk dance company in 1937 (22, 22 July). Two ballet galas feature soloists of the Ballet de l’Opera de Paris (19 July) and stars from the world of tango (26, 27 July). The festival presents one full opera ballet; this year the Ballet of the Opera Theatre of Macedonia performs Don Quixote with choreography by Petipa (25 July). It also celebrates the 150th anniversary of the unity of Italy with Taranta della Luna Nuova (15 July), and with Italia, la mia Africa by the Mvula Sungani Company (29 July). Villa Doria Pamphilj, Via di S. Pancrazio 10. For booking and information tel. 0639738323, www.invitoalladanza.it. See more details in Dance. ROCK IN ROMA 18 June- 29 July The festival brings a line-up of big names on the rock music scene such as Fabri Fibra, Franco Battiato, Almanegretta, Ben Harper + Robert Plant, Skunk Anansie, Jamiroquai, Jack Johnson, Moby, Slash and many more. Concerts take place at the Ippodoromo delle Cappanelle, Via Appia Nuova 1245. For information tel. 0666182859, www.romarockfestival.it. VILLA CELIMONTANA FESTIVAL 1 July-12 Aug Rome’s much-loved jazz festival in the lovely gardens of Villa Celimontana is no more. Founder and director of the well-established annual jazz event, Giampiero Rubei, was recently nominated director of the city’s Casa del Jazz and that is where he has taken his know-how and decades of experience to create a new jazz festival along the Aurelian Walls (see below). Villa Celimontana, which previously hosted the summer dance festival “Invito alla Danza”, transmutes yet again, and offers a programme (that is subtitled Circus) dedicated to different forms of contemporary performing arts. The director of the new festival is Ilaria d’Alberti who says she wants
to attract a wider audience. The 150th anniversary of the unification of Italy features as does contemporary circus. A number of Italian actors and actresses grace the scenes accompanied by musicians, four evenings are dedicated to Italian songwriting, and a handful of international guests include Cheryl Porter, The Whiffenpoofs of Yale’s University a cappella choir, and Mr Pustra and Joe Black with their “Dark Theatre”. Photographic exhibitions, contemporary art installations, puppet shows, music, circus and art lessons for children complete the programme. Entrance from Piazza SS. Giovanni e Paolo. For information tel. 0658335781, 3297826420, www.villacelimontanajazz.com.
SIENA SETTIMANA MUSICALE CHIGIANA 9-16 July This is a world-class music festival with a programme that ranges from recitals to chamber music to symphonic music concerts. Organised by the prestigious Accademia Musicale Chigiana, it is inaugurated by conductor Philippe Herreweghe at the head of the Orchestre des Champs Elisées performing Brahms. Then organist Ottavio Dantone leads the prestigious Accademia Bizantina, the Icarus Ensemble, Europa Galante, the Camerata Salzburg, a piano recital by Alexander Lonquich and a “gran finale” with Goran Bregovic and his Weddings and Funerals Band. The concerts take place in beautiful venues throughout the city. For booking and information tel. 057722091, www.chigiana.it.
TURIN TEATRO A CORTE 7-25 July This interesting performing arts festival highlights the artistic and historic value of the House of Savoy palaces in the region. The programme, with performances of theatre, dance, nouveau cirque, street art, videos and installations, acts as a kind of observatory on the innovations in the contemporary artistic scene. This year there is a special focus on Russian artists as part of the ongoing year of cultural exchange between Italy and Russia, and various events celebrating the 150th anniversary of the unification of Italy. Events take place in different cities of the Piedmont region, each one with its own House of Savoy palace. Names to look out for include those of Giulia Lazzarini, Aurélia Thierrée, Lucilla Giagnoni, Balletboyz, Lucia Poli, Catherine Marnas; the Théatre du Centaure, Kitsou Dubois and a version of Mozart’s The Magic Flute by the Orchestra di Piazza Vittorio. For more information tel. 011888114, 0118134526, www.teatroacorte.it. For more details see Dance.
The festival organised by the Teatro dell’ Opera at the Baths of Caracalla attracts large crowds every summer.
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FESTIVAL ARENA DI VERONA 17 June-27 Aug Possibly the most famous open-air opera season in the world thanks to its breathtaking setting in the ancient Roman arena, and the truly magic atmosphere of the events in the programme. This year’s season sees the staging of two new productions: Verdi’s La Traviata directed by Hugo de Ana, and Roméo et Juliette by Gounod directed by Inbal Pinto and Avshalom Pollak. As always, the pillars of the festival are represented by a mainly Verdi repertory and this year include Aida and Nabucco. Rossini’s Il barbiere di Siviglia and Puccini’s La Bohème complete the long programme that offers a different performance every evening. For tickets and information tel. 0458005151, see www.arena.it for dates of performances.
INVITO ALLA DANZA Ballet de l’Opera de Paris 19 July The Stars of Tomorrow are young, promising dancers of the Paris Opera ballet company who perform a selection of solos, pas de deux and variations from the classical and contemporary repertoire. Teatro Villa Pamphilj, Via di S. Pancrazio 10. For info tel. 0639738323, www.invitoalladanza.it.
VITERBO TUSCIA OPERA FESTIVAL 8 July-15 Aug The director of the festival, conductor Stefano Vignati, is esteemed by the population and by the local administration as an honorary citizen, but increasing problems about funding have led him to seek – and obtain – partnership with the Italian American Opera Foundation to create a cultural bridge between Italy and the United States. The programme includes Mozart’s The Magic Flute for opera, a symphonic concert by the Orchestra Sinfonica del Tuscia Operafestival, a couple of dance performances by Raffaele Paganini and Il Balletto di Roma and space of pop, jazz concerts and a variety of other events. The festival spreads out beyond Viterbo to the rest of the province as well with concerts in Castiglione in Teverina, Civita di Bagnoregio, Montefiascone and Valentano. For information tel. 0761331164, 3478524241, www.tusciaoperafestival.com.
Igor Moiseyev ballet 21, 22 July Tribute to Igor Moiseyev. Igor Moiseyev was a master choreographer who created a new form of theatrical folk dance in Russia and whose troupe was one of the most popular dance companies of the 20th century. He died in 2007 but his troupe of fantastic dancers lives on. In 1936 Moiseyev was appointed dance director of the Moscow Theatre of Folk Art, from which emerged the Soviet Union’s first folk-dance ensemble. The troupe originally included many amateurs, but it soon employed professionally trained dancers. Although Moiseyev’s choreography derived from folk sources, he created his works for professional dancers. Most of his works were inspired by the traditions of the various regions in the Soviet Union, but he also
Godot – in addition to folk and bible stories. It invites the audience to follow a man’s dreams as he explores themes of love, jealousy and death. The young Israeli choreographer tells these stories through small “vignettes” interspersed between explosive, high-energy dance routines. The 12 dancers create patterns on stage while simultaneously moving quickly, using many small, articulate hand gestures. Villa Adriana, for booking and information tel. 0680241281, www.auditorium.com.
TURIN TEATRO A CORTE 2011 Eugeny Pankratov/Tatiana Gordeeva 9-10 July New Geometry choreography by Pankratov/ Gordeeva. This 2009 duo by the two Russian dancers is Pankratov’s first independent work since his return to Russia following years of study and work, mostly in Germany. Gordeeva, who graduated from Moscow Ballet Academy in 1990 and danced as a soloist in the Kremlin State ballet, joined Sasha Pepelyaev’s contemporary dance project in 1995. Since then Gordeeva has been performing in all the project’s productions and has participated in over 70 festivals. She started creating her own works in 2006. Tel. 0115119409, www.teatroacorte.it.
Details of the following festivals in and around Rome are already on our website.
ROME ROMA INCONTRA IL MONDO. 18 June-29 July. Rome’s world music festival is back on the shores of the little lake in the gardens of Villa Ada. Its programme features interesting multi-ethnic names and international music. Villa Ada, Via di Ponte Salario. Infoline tel. 0641734712, 0641734648, 0641707101, 3472481011, www.villaada.org. LUGLIO SUONA BENE. 23 June-2 Aug. This initiative has a reputation for the quality and the variety of its programme with a concert every evening throughout July in the open-air “cavea”. AuditoriumParco della Musica, Viale P. de Coubertin, tel. 0680241281, 199109783, www.auditorium.com.
SERMONETA (LATINA) FESTIVAL PONTINO DI MUSICA. 1-30 July. This top-class contemporary and chamber music festival focuses on Liszt and Gianfranco Caetani this year and has a special regard for today’s young musicians and composers. For information Campus Internazionale di Musica, tel. 0773605551, www.campusmusica.it.
TIVOLI FESTIVAL INTERNAZIONALE DI VILLA ADRIANA. 16 June-20 July. This arts festival features some big international names and takes place in the spectacular archaeological venue of Hadrian's Villa in Tivoli. The programme is co-produced with major European cultural institutions and artists. Villa Adriana, tel. 0680241281, www.auditorium.com.
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A troupe of theatrical folk dancers pay tribute to Russian choreographer Igor Moiseyev in Invito alla Danza.
created dances with Chinese, Cuban, Sicilian and Argentine themes. Moiseyev attributed his dancers’ virtuosity and versatility to their training in classical ballet, which he described in an interview as “the grammar of movement.” Teatro Villa Pamphilj, Via di S. Pancrazio 10. For info tel. 0639738323, www.invitoalladanza.it.
TIVOLI FESTIVAL INTERNAZIONALE DI VILLA ADRIANA Barak Marshall 14 July Rooster, choreography by Barak Marshall. This dance-theatre work incorporates movement with story-telling, opera and theatre. Rooster is a multi-layered performance that is loosely based on literature – Peretz’s Bontscha the Silent and Beckett’s Waiting for
Kitsuo Dubois 22, 23 July Apparizione/Incarnazione. Dubois is a French dancer, choreographer and artistic director of Ki Productions. For several years now she has been developing a process of experimental movement performed in an environment of altered gravity. After a master’s degree in economics and another in dance on “movement in space”, she completed her PhD in Paris on “Dance techniques applied to zero gravity flight; a dancer in weightlessness”. Her interdisciplinary approach to dance and science creates an insight into the relationship between humans and their environment. By appropriating the new conditions created by space travel she focuses on subjective verticality, continuous flow motion, the existence of an “in-between” space in water, on a trampoline and in a state of weightlessness aboard a parabolic flight. Tel. 0115119409, www.teatroacorte.it.
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FLORENCE IL CAPPELLO DI PAGLIA DI FIRENZE by Nino Rota 15-20 July Conducted by Sergio Alapont, directed by Andrea Cigni, with Filippo Adami, Salvatore Salvaggio, Romina Tomasoni, Lavinia Bini, Mauro Bonfanti. Teatro Comunale, tel. 055213535, www.maggiofiorentino.com.
MILAN L’ITALIANA IN ALGERI by Rossini 30 June-14 July Conducted by Antonello Allemandi, directed by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle, with Michele Pertusi, Simon Lim, Pretty Yende, Linda Jung, Valeria Tornatore. Teatro alla Scala, tel. 0272003744, www.teatroallascala.org.
ROME TOSCA by Puccini 21 July-10 Aug Conducted by Asher Fisch, directed by Arnaud Bernard, with Nadia Vezzù, Thiago Arancam, Claudio Otelli, Paolo Battaglia. Terme di Caracalla, Via delle Terme di Caracalla. For booking and information tel. 06481601, www.operaroma.it. AIDA by Verdi 2-9 Aug Conducted by Asher Fisch, stage direction and choreography by Micha van Hoecke, with Hui He, Giovanna Casolla, Walter Fraccaro, Alberto Mastromarino, Rafal Siwek. Terme di Caracalla, Via delle Terme di Caracalla. For information tel. 06481601, www.operaroma.it.
With their quirky humour and authentic settings the Miracle Players revive the glories of ancient Rome.
ROME THE SEVEN KINGS OF ROME by Denise McNee 24 June-5 Aug With The Miracle Players. Known for their wacky take on ancient Roman history, and hilarious yet informative re-enactments of the glories of Rome brought to life in an unbeatable setting. This year the group of well-as
OPERA NOTES The opera festival at Martina Franca presents three seldom performed operas by Rossini, Korngold, Krenek, Cavalli/Stradella. Soprano Daniela Dessì, who sings the role of Medea in Il Glasone by Cavalli/Stradella will receive the Rodolfo Celletti prize for her excellence as a belcanto singer. Il 37° Festival della Valle d’Itria apre con la messa in scena di Aureliano in Palmira di Gioachino Rossini (15 e 17 luglio) nel Cortile del Palazzo Ducale di Martina Franca. Fu scritta per il tenore Giovanni David e il castrato Giovanni Battista Velluti; mentre il primo però diede “forfait” il secondo cantò, ma abbellendo la musica con agilità così eccessive, che Rossini da quel momento decise di scrivere lui stesso le variazioni per le sue opere. Arsace, il ruolo che fu di Velluti, sarà interpretato da Franco Fagioli, un valido controtenore che lo scorso anno ha vinto il Premio Abbiati per le sue qualità belcantistiche. Sempre nel Cortile di Palazzo Ducale si rappresenterà il dittico formato da Der ring des Polykrates di Erich Wolfgang Korngold e Das geheime königreich di Ernst Krenek (24 e 26 luglio). Le due opere saranno rappresentate in Italia per la prima volta e offriranno l’opportunità di mettere a confronto due autori diversissimi tra loro, pur essendo stati influenzati entrambi dalla cultura mitteleuropea dell’inizio del secolo scorso: le opere di Korngold guardano a Richard Strauss, agli impressionisti francesi e alla Giovane Scuola italiana; Krenek invece propugna e realizza le teorie dodecafoniche della Scuola di Vienna (Schönberg, Berg e Webern). L’ultimo titolo in cartellone è Il novello Giasone di Cavalli/Stradella e sarà dato nel Teatro Verdi di Martina Franca (29 e 31 luglio). Nel 1649 Francesco Cavalli rappresentò Il Giasone a Venezia con tale successo da diventare l’opera più rappresentata per tutto il Seicento. Circa vent’anni dopo Alessandro Stradella approntò una nuova versione di Il Giasone con il libretto rimaneggiato, le parti del coro tagliate, il ruolo del protagonista sostenuto da un baritono anziché da un castrato e con l’aggiunta di balletti e di un intermezzo buffo di nuova composizione. È in questa versione rielaborata da Stradella che Il Giasone di Cavalli sarà rappresentata per la prima volta in tempi moderni a Martina Franca. I protagonisti principali saranno interpretati da Borja Quiza (Giasone) e da Daniela Dessì (Medea); per l’occasione il celebre soprano riceverà il premio Rodolfo Celletti, per essere stata un’eccellente cantante belcantistica, che proprio a Martina Franca ha iniziato la sua splendida carriera artistica. Daniela Dessì si esibirà in un concerto il 2 agosto. Paolo Di Nicola Festival della Valle d'Itria, tel.0804805100, www.festivaldellavalleditria.it.
sorted actors (who are clearly having lots of fun) tell the story of the lives of the seven kings who forged the foundations of Rome. As explained by themselves, The Miracle Players are “back with their old style but new jokes, explaining, amongst other things, how she-wolves get themselves into history books, why you should shelter during a thunderstorm, what happens when Roman kings neglect the worship of the gods and just who exactly is King Flame Head!” In English. At 19.30 every Friday in front of the Mamertine Prison at the Roman Forum. Entrance is free and booking is unnecessary. For information www.themiracleplayers.org. ROMA IN SCENA 8 July-18 Sept Throughout the summer this initiative sees a diverse programme of drama, music, dance and readings in many of the city museums and public spaces. The novelty this year is that all city museums are open to the public every Saturday evening from 20.00 to 01.00 as part of the initiative. Many of the performances have been selected from a public competition endorsed by the Musei Civici di Roma. For further information and for a full list of the events tel. 060608, www.museincomuneroma.it. SHAKESPEARE IN GLOBE 1 July-18 Sept The summer drama season at Rome’s Silvano Toti Globe Theatre foresees five plays by Shakespeare (all of them translated into Italian), and two study/workshops dedicated to texts by the bard. As usual, the artistic director of the season is popular Italian actor Gigi Proietti. The theatre is in the heart of Villa Borghese, is a full-scale reproduction of Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, copied from the original designs, and almost identical to the one that stands on London’s South Bank. The plays this year are La tempesta (featuring well known actor Giorgio Albertazzi), Pene d’amore perdute, Sogno di una notte di mezzestate, La dodicesima notte and Riccardo III. For information tel. 060608, www.globetheatreroma.com.
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IL BACARO Via degli Spagnoli 27 / tel. 066872554 / www.ilbacaro.com
A quiet and secluded setting. Recommended in summer, when it’s possible to dine under the pergola. If it’s winter and you want to eat inside don’t forget to book in advance, as the premises are quite small. The cuisine is surprisingly adventurous. Perfect for romantic dinners. The restaurant’s specialty is that, along with the dish you have ordered, you will be served a small portion of the plate your partner has chosen, giving you the chance to taste your friend’s choice.
DARUMA SUSHI PIAZZA BOLOGNA Piazza Bologna 8 / tel. 064404962 / www.darumasushi.com €€
SETTIMIO ALL’ARANCIO Via dell’Arancio 50 / tel. 066876119 / www.settimioallarancio.com
Daruma Sushi has always been ahead of the times, and has become the number one point of reference for fans of this Japanese culinary tradition. It now has six take-aways and two restaurants, the latest of which was opened last year in Piazza Bologna, the heart of one of Rome’s university areas. You pick your dishes from the Kayten conveyor, a rotating belt that winds through the restaurant, passing every table and counter seat.
Settimio all’Arancio is located in the historic centre of Rome not far from the intersection of Via del Corso and Via Tomacelli, near Piazza Augusto Imperatore. It offers a traditional Mediterranean menu and a large choice of wines. Meat is the main attraction, but there are excellent first courses and fish dishes. The chef changes the menu every two weeks to offer new and exciting ideas. In good weather there are tables outside and air-conditioning inside. All major credit cards are accepted, but it’s advisable to book.
GUSTO RISTORANTE AND PIZZERIA Piazza Augusto Imperatore 9 / tel. 063226273 / www.gusto.it
The restaurant is on the first floor, but you can also dine outside under the portico designed by the famous architect of the fascist period Pio Piacentini (of Via della Conciliazione fame) and look across at the contemporary Museum of the Ara Pacis by American architect, Richard Meier. The architecture of the restaurant is very simple and cosy. The menu is creative and focuses on the quality of its Mediterranean products. There is also a pizzeria on the ground floor.
INDIAN RESTAURANT HIMALAYA PALACE Circonvallazione Gianicolense 277-279 tel. 065826001 / www.himalayapalace.com
IL TIEPOLO Via Giovanni Battista Tiepolo 3 / tel. 063227449
Established in 1993, Himalaya Palace is an authentic Indian restaurant nestled in Monteverde Nuovo close to Villa Pamphilj, Rome’s largest park. To the background of Indian music you can choose from a variety of genuine dishes, (Tandori and Tikka Masala chicken and lamb Korma) which include homemade Indian yoghurt and cheese. This is a special and affordable experience.
– starting from €30 per person
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Tiepolo is a busy restaurant on a small street close to the Stadio Flaminio sports stadium and the Auditorium Parco della Musica. The atmosphere is perfect for an evening out with friends. The healthy menu is based on plenty of vegetables and no fries, with a touch of Swedish influence. The baked potatoes are among the specialties.
– starting from €20 per person
– starting from €15 per person
Via Pomponio Leto 1 tel. 06687451358 www.passaguai.it
A meeting place just off Borgo S. Angelo on the edges of Prati where you can stop to relax in a simple and welcoming environment. It’s open for lunch, dinner and after dinner. This is a place where you can listen to good music and even discover new young artists. Passaguai has a few outdoor tables and a good wine list along with a range of homemade beers. WiFi connections are available.
SALOTTO 42 Piazza di Pietra 42 tel. 066785804 www.salotto42.it
Ranked one of the best 50 bars worldwide by “Drinks International”, Salotto is an elegant bar furnished in vintage style. It’s in a trendy location facing the ancient Roman ruins in Piazza di Pietra, a short walk from Fontane di Trevi, the Pantheon and Piazza Venezia. At weekends there is also brunch and a buffet. At night it becomes a cocktail bar with a diverse range of music and a good selection of drinks. Add the living room feeling provided by a vast and cosmopolitan selection of books on fashion, art and design, mix it all together and you get the “Salotto 42 feeling”.
ANTICO CAFFÈ DELLA PACE Via della Pace 3/7, tel. 066861216, www.caffedellapace.it
Antico Caffè della was once the favourite meeting place for artists, writers and politicians. It is still the local bar for some residents in the Piazza Navona area but very popular with visitors to Rome who want to get a glimpse of what life used to be like in one of the oldest parts of the city. It’s also a good stopping place for anyone going to one of the many exhibitions in the magnificent Bramante cloisters in the nearby church of S. Maria della Pace. Drinks are expensive, but you can sit for as long as you like and take in the beautiful surroundings.
TATÌ AL 28
Piazza Augusto Imperatore 28, tel. 0668134221 www.gusto.it/n28-bar-ristorante-roma.html
Tati’ al 28 is a trendsetting location and is home to contemporary design mobilia. On the ground floor there are no real tables, but a large living room with Chester traditional sofas and stainless steel chairs. During the aperitivo, you can get a combo buffet for €10, generally pasta and small cold dishes. The wine list and cocktail menu are extensive.
FRENI E FRIZIONI Via del Politeama 4 tel. 0658334210 www.freniefrizioni.com
Freni e Frizioni is just off Piazza Trilussa in Trastevere. Once a garage (its name means brakes and clutches) it is a now a popular place to be seen, especially in the summer when crowds overflow into the square in front. Inside you will find a young and casual crowd among the mix of vintage furniture and contemporary prints. From 19.00 to 22.00, you’ll be served an extensive buffet with seasonal dishes, salads, pastas, pizzas, and much more.
GIULIO PASSAMI L’OLIO Via di Monte Giordano 28 tel. 0668803288
If you happen to be walking in the historic centre near Piazza Navona, around 19.00, and feel like a drink and are overwhelmed by the hundreds of restaurants and cafes around you, Giulio Passami l’Olio is a safe choice. It’s a nice informal place just across the river from Castel S. Angelo where you can sit inside or out and choose a good glass of wine from a large selection. It’s also a popular meeting place for a number of foreign communities. 6 July 2011 Wanted in Rome
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cal for travelers (20 mins from airport). Available from July 15. €1200 monthly with high-speed internet. No agency fees. Possibly no residents, animal lovers. English-speaking owner. email@example.com. NEAR PIAZZA NAVONA. CENTRO PENTHOUSE adiacenze Navona bellissimo attico bilivelli 220 mq spettacolare terrazza 100 mq dependance ospiti ristrutturato arredato travi vista cotto camino ascensore€8.000 contratto transitorio; Piazza Adriana attico prestigioso 400 mq doppio ingresso terrazza 60 mq vista spettacolare Castel Sant’ Angelo palazzo portiere €12.000; Trastevere pendici Gianicolo prestigioso palazzo portiere salone tre camere 4 bagni parzialmente soppalcato ristrutturato semiarredato garage €3.500; Colombo adiacenze mura Aureliane attico superattico vuoto 220 mq salone 4 camere cucina arredata tre bagni terrazza 150mq vista Roma portiere garage €3.000. Tel. 065919125 firstname.lastname@example.org. NOMENTANA, PIAZZA BOLOGNA. Luminosissimo e tranquillo, ristrutturato, vuoto, soggiorno, 2 camere, 2 bagni, 2 balconi, €1.300. Fidia Immobiliare tel. 0639736426, OLGIATA. Semi-detached villa, 300 sqm, 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, vast living / dining room, furnished kitchen, large hobby room, maid’s quarters, 600 sqm, garden, box. EDWARDS Tel. 068610871, email@example.com. PANTHEON. Beautifully renovated, 1 bedroom, bathroom, living room w/fireplace, kitchen, terrace. Refs 224/438/821. Tel. 063212341. PARIOLI - VIA TACHINI. Elegant, furnished, just restored, living room, bedroom, well-equipped kitchen, €1.500. Tel. 065813452, firstname.lastname@example.org. PARIOLI. Spacious, 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen, living room, dining room, balconies, possible parking. Ref. 1281. Tel. 063212341. PIAZZA BOLOGNA - METRO B. Delightful, 60 sqm, renovated apartment with terrace, furnished, bedroom, bathroom, equipped kitchen, living / dining area, A/C, WiFi, €1.300 including bills + weekly cleaning. Tel. +39 339 / 1893445, email@example.com. PIAZZA VENEZIA - MONTI - PENTHOUSE. Duplex penthouse, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, panoramic terrace, doorman. Ref 758. Tel. 063212341. POPOLO - PENTHOUSE. Furnished, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen, living room, A/C, balconies, near park. Ref 1087. Tel. 063212341. POPOLO. 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen, living room, balcony, near park, metro. Refs 700/637. Tel. 063212341. PRATI. 140 sqm, high floor, bright, nicely restored, semi- furnished, large living room, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, balcony. Property International, 0657284503, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.propertyint.net.
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DO YOU WANT TO ADVERTISE YOUR APARTMENTS IN PARIS, BERLIN, LONDON OR MADRID? DO YOU HAVE A JOB TO OFFER IN DUBLIN, BARCELONA, BRUSSELS OR AMSTERDAM? Then go to www.wantedineurope.com and place your ad directly online. Or come to our office at Via dei Falegnami 79 and we can place it for you. Tel. 06 6867967 or e-mail us at email@example.com PRATI. 180 sqm, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, double living room, balconies, kitchen, parking, views. Ref 939. Tel. 063212341. ROME SWEET HOME HISTORIC CENTRE. Lets to companies and private individuals. Exclusive locations. Apartments, 1 - 2 - 3 bedrooms, completely furnished, maid service, utilities included, special rates for monthly lets. www.travelbusinessapartments.it, firstname.lastname@example.org. Tel. 0669924091 - 335 / 7713580. S. SABA. 120 sqm, ground floor with garden, large living room, study, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, eat-in furnished kitchen. Property International 0657284503, email@example.com, www.propertyint.net. S. SABA. Nice, bright, furnished apartment, 50 sqm, living room, kitchen corner, bedroom, bathroom, storage, €1.100. Tel. 0654211074, firstname.lastname@example.org. SPAGNA - PENTHOUSE. 3 bedrooms, study, 3 bathrooms, living room, kitchen, panoramic terrace, lift, doorman. Ref 674. Tel. 063212341. STUDIO APARTMENT. Trastevere S. Cosimato. Bright studio apartment with 2 big windows looking out onto beautiful garden compound. Kitchenette, bathroom. €800 per month. Tel. 328 / 7045710, 333 / 2880085. TESTACCIO NEAR METRO B. 60 sqm, furnished, double bedroom, bathroom, living room with sofa-bed, 3/6 months from 1 August, €1.000 monthly. Tel. 347 / 4132554. TRASTEVERE - HISTORIC CENTRE. Lovely, 50-sqm apartment, large living room, double bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, beautifully furnished. Available end July. €1.000. No agency fee. Tel. 340 / 3804357. TRASTEVERE - MONTEVERDE. Pamphili Park, S. Giovanni: Several quality 1 and 2 bedrooms, terrace apartments. €1.200 to €1.850. Tel. 065813452, email@example.com. TRASTEVERE - PENTHOUSE. 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, study, living room with fireplace, panoramic terrace. Refs 1280/213. Tel. 063212341. TRASTEVERE - PIAZZA S. MARIA. Lovely, living room, 2 bedrooms, balcony, old Rome charm. €1.700. Same square, charming 1 bedroom apartment, balcony, view. €1.400. Tel. 065813452, firstname.lastname@example.org. TRASTEVERE - TRILUSSA. Characteristic loft, sitting room with mezzanine, kitchen overlooking small courtyard, mezzanine with bed, bathroom, €1.300 per month. Tel. 328 / 7045710, 333 / 2880085. TRASTEVERE, VIA DELLA SCALA. Caratteristico, arredato, soggiorno, camera, cucina abitabile, bagno €1.400. Fidia immobiliare tel. 0639736426. TRASTEVERE. Gorgeous and sunny flat for rent in Trastevere (Via della Scala) available from 1 July. Double room, veranda, bathroom, kitchen, 2 lovely small terraces, WiFi, A/C.
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Really delightful. Weekly / monthly rates available. Email: email@example.com, tel. 335 / 6219599 (Carla) - 335 / 6651140 (Cristiano) - 348 / 3339245 (Claudio). TRASTEVERE. Well furnished, spacious living room, bedroom, wellequipped kitchen, bathroom, €1.700. Also cottage-like, very charming on 2 levels, €1.250. Tel. 065813452, firstname.lastname@example.org. TRASTEVERE. 2 bedrooms, bathroom, living room, kitchen, balcony. Refs 1104/880/1113. Tel. 063212341. TRASTEVERE. Nice restored and completely furnished apartments, living room, kitchen, 1 or 2 bedrooms, bathroom. Tel. 0654211074, email@example.com. VATICAN AREA. Spacious penthouse, lovely terrace, living room, bedroom, study, characteristic. Tel. 065813452, firstname.lastname@example.org. VIA GALLIA – PORTA METRONIA. Apartment 85 sq meters, just refurbished, available October 1st. 2 bedrooms, living room, large eat-in kitchen, bathroom, balconies, fully furnished. Pleasant neighborhood with stores, market, parks, public transportation, 20 min walk from FAO. 1550 Euro/Month. Pictures available. email@example.com. VIGNA CLARA - VICINITY MARYMOUNT SCHOOL. Beautiful, refurbished, 250-sqm apartment, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, vast living / dining room, 2 terraces, furnished kitchen, maid’s quarters, alarm system, large car-port. EDWARDS Tel. 068610871, firstname.lastname@example.org. VIGNA CLARA - VICINITY MARYMOUNT SCHOOL. Bright, 120-sqm apartment, partially airconditioned, 2/3 bedrooms, master bathroom, ample living / dining room, large balcony, furnished kitchen, maid’s quarters, box, storage space, €2.200 monthly. EDWARDS Tel. 068610871, email@example.com.
bed & breakfast NAVONA. Antique art gallery, now charming flats. Superb location, quiet, cosy, sleeps 8 people. Also short lets. Tel. 347 / 3884032, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.navonaloft.com.
holiday accommodation ACQUAPENDENTE. Orvieto, Bolsena, San Casciano dei Bagni, Via Francigena. Country house, 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, swimming pool, €1.900 per week + expenses. Contact: email@example.com, tel. 066879939, www.casalevitello.com. MONTE MARIO. Detached house with garden, holiday atmosphere, bedroom, living room, kitchen, close to the station. Short or long periods. Tel. 347 / 4817719. SABAUDIA NATIONAL PARK. August, 1 or 2 families, 90 km south Rome, villa, 2.000-sqm garden, front lake near the sea, exclusive, private location, €5.000. Tel. 065115158, 328 / 5766170. STUDIO FLAT - ST PETER’S. To rent for the entire month of August, small apartment (45 sqm), 1st floor, Vatican area (short walk to St Peter’s). References required. Fully furnished, refurbished, entrance / small lounge area, kitchenette with window, oven, washing machine, fridge, freezer, large bedroom with 2 windows (2 views), bathroom with shower. Sunny, quiet, autonomous heating (gas boiler), A/C, €1.000. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, tel. 339 /2345089. TUSCANY-ANSEDONIA. RENT JULY FURNISHED LUXURY VILLA VERY QUIET RELAXING AREA SEA VIEW TWO FLOORS 6 DOUBLE BEDROOMS 4 BATHROOMS LIVING, DINING, KITCHEN, LARGE GARDEN,CARPARKING. CONTACT + 39 333 5266314.
jobs vacant BUSINESS FOR SALE. Retail business for sale including stock: selling products from Scandanavian companies: Kosta Boda, Iittala, Marimekko. €110.000. Email: email@example.com, tel. 0635346987. ENGLISH TEACHERS NEEDED. Established English School currently seeking full/part-time English mothertongue teachers for adult and children courses. Full training provided. Contact us on 0647823253 or send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org. ENGLISH TEACHERS. Mothertongue teachers required all year, Rome. Apply at www.eilschool.com “jobs” page or 0643419069 only if no internet. ESTABLISHED PRESTIGIOUS LANGUAGE school Rome seeks mothertongue English teachers. Offering good weekly wage, professional environment, immediate start. Tel. 063611508, email@example.com. GEORGESON LEADER IN SHAREHOLDER COMMUNICATIONS. To Publically Listed Companies. Global leader in shareholder communications seeks two candidate to working out of the Rome office. Requisites: English mother tongue or similar level; Knowledge of other language, as Italian or Spanish; Knowledge of Microsoft Office. Preferable: Basic knowledge of Financial Markets preferred; Good capacity of work in team; Good relational capacity. Interested candidates should send their CVs to: firstname.lastname@example.org or to Fax 0645239053.
accommodation vacant out of town HOLYDAYS IN BRACCIANO. Independent, two bedrooms (double and tween), bathroom, equipped living- kitchen, terrace, parking, park. email@example.com, €30 a day each person. IONIAN SEA. Badolato Superiore (Catanzaro). Traditional house on 2 levels in old village, 4/6 beds, low season’s tariff, €200/week. Tel. 339 / 6149317, firstname.lastname@example.org. SACROFANO AREA. 90 sqm, independent, sunny, furnished apartment in villa, surrounded by a very large quiet green compound; 1 bedroom, shower, fully-equipped kitchen, large living / dining room, 40-sqm private terrace. No agencies. Tel. 065032961, 380 / 5093045. TIVOLI - MANDELA. 50 km from Rome, apartment in old castle, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen, dining room, lounge, terrace, balcony, topfloor apartment, unfurnished, completely restored €450+ €40 condominium. Tel. 066786400.
OFFICIAL GUIDES WANTED. Official guides wanted, with degree in Art History or Archaeology and excellent English skills, to collaborate with a cultural association which organises high-quality cultural guided tours (www.througheternity.com). Mentioned in prestigious guidebooks. Please send your resume to email@example.com. RECEPTIONIST. Established English language school seeks part-time and full-time receptionist. English mothertongue and good Italian required. Please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0647823253. SPANISH OR CHINESE MOTHERTONGUE. We are looking for an honest reliable nanny, Spanish or Chinese mother-tongue, good at cooking, from 13.00 to 21.00, Monday to Friday, with lots of childcare experience, who likes instructive play. We live in Rome, quartiere Trieste, we have a 2 year old son and 3 year old daughter. Please send CV with references: email@example.com or call 349 / 6092597.
property for sale in town AXA PALOCCO TOWNHOUSE 4 FLOORS. Play room, 50-sqm garden, double living room, maid, living-in kitchen, 2 bathrooms, 3 bedrooms, 4 balconies, spacious living-in loft, 1 garage + 1 outside parking spot, residential community: park, pool, tennis, Walking distance to shops and supermarket, firstname.lastname@example.org. LOOKING FOR A GOOD INVESTMENT? Well established private language institute in Rome wishing to expand its activity, seeks partners. Tel. 0686801506, email: email@example.com.
rooms and flats shares AURELIO - 5 MINS FROM VATICAN. 2 double rooms for rent in apartment, shared bathroom, use of lounge and fully equipped kitchen. Well connected by metro. Minimum 1 week, €50/day per person. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
ST PETER’S - FEW METRES. Large room in apartment with independent entrance, quiet, shared kitchen and bathroom. Females only. €540 monthly. Also short lets €160/week. Tel. 327 / 4541214, email@example.com. TRASTEVERE PRESSO VIA DELLA LUNGARA. Bedroom with private bathroom in apartment fully equipped, including internet, €900/ monthly including expenses, to rent from end July. Tel. 339 / 7857565 VIA MERULANA, S. MARIA MAGGIORE. Big room to rent for 1 or 2 people. Shared bathroom, kitchen and washing machine. Tel. 338/ 7911289 - 335 / 6803908.
short lets APARTMENTS - HOUSES. Linen service, minimum deposit. Tel. 0648930557, tel. / fax 0648976525 office hours, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.flatinrome.com. CAMPO DE’ FIORI SPAGNA - NAVONA. Pantheon, Trastevere, Prati. Fully-furnished apartments, 1 week minimum. Many other possibilities. Tel. / fax 0648905897, email@example.com, www.shortletsassistance.com. CENTRO STORICO TORRE ARGENTINA. Mini-studio apt with kitchenette bath terrace 100 sqm breathtaking view of historic Rome weekly rent €400. Tel. 065919125, firstname.lastname@example.org.
PANTHEON AND PONTE MILVIO. Nice studios, period building, new and well decorated, fully equipped, kitchen corner, double / triple bedroom, bathroom, air conditioning or fan, internet, TV. Long term too. Tel. 348 / 9792106, email@example.com. PORTUENSE. Penthouse with terrace, 2 bedrooms, available from 3 August, minimum: 1 month, max: 6 months, €1.800/month. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. ROME SWEET HOME HISTORIC CENTRE. Lets to companies and private individuals. Exclusive locations. Apartments, 1 - 2 - 3 bedrooms, completely furnished, maid service, utilities included, special rates for monthly lets. www.romesweethome.com, email@example.com. Tel. 0669924091 - 335 / 7713580. TESTACCIO - NEAR METRO B. 60 sqm, furnished, double bedroom, bathroom, living room with sofa-bed, 3/6 months from 1 August, €1.000 monthly. Tel. 347 / 4132554. TRASTEVERE - PIAZZA S. COSIMATO. All inclusive, 4 adults max, cycle park, TV, WiFi internet, €1.100 August monthly. Tel. 339 / 6149317, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.risvil.it. TRASTEVERE VIALE GLORIOSO. Trastevere viale Glorioso. Quiet, comfortable, 70 sqm, 2 bedrooms, living room, kitchen, bathroom, furnished, linen, washing machine, dishwasher, airconditioning, wifi internet access, all conforts, suitable from 2 to 6 people. Minimum 3 nights, discounts for monthly rentals. Tel. 00393494962562, email@example.com.
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accommodation wanted LOOKING FOR A ROOM URGENTLY. Please contact 380 / 2477921. Single room with internet connection. €350, near S. Paulo. NEED APARTMENT OR HOUSE. A welcome service to UN and Embassy staff looks for house or apartment. Send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org No agencies please. ROOM IN ROME NEEDED FOR AUTUMN. Female PhD student looking for a room October and November 2011. €500-€1000 per month. Please email me at email@example.com. ROOM WANTED - OTTAVIANO AREA from August - urgently needed for working m/t English woman. References. €550 p/m incl. Tel. 389 / 1214102, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. WANTED A SINGLE ROOM NEAR FAO from July 1st, close to FAO, up to €700, location preferred: San Saba, Piramide, Testaccio, Trastevere, email: email@example.com.
exchanges ITALIAN/ENGLISH EXCHANGE. Italian 30yo male with PhD in CS, looks for an English mother-tongue to improve our English/Italian. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, tel. 380 / 3086121. LOOKING FOR BIBLE STUDIES. in English on a daily or weekly basis. Tel. 370 / 1049808.
health & fitness ADS AMERICAN DENTAL STUDIOS. ADS AMERICANO STUDIO DENTISTICO. English Spoken. Si Parla Inglese. (American Dentist) Dentista Americano Laureato in USA. Disponibile tutti i giorni anche Festivi. Abbiamo Canadese Endodonzia specialista (Root Canal Specialist) devitalizzazione "finished" in una seduta con tecnologie informatiche - uno in ortodonzia (Orthodontist) & uno in implantologia specialista (Implantologist); cure odontoiatriche con le più recenti tecnologie. Viale Europa 331 a 100 Metri EUR FERMI, & Infernetto: Viale Castel Porziano 434/F. Solo su appuntamento. Tel. 333/ 9061799, email@example.com, www.americandentalstudios.com. AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGIST. Individual psychotherapy for all mental health issues. Some insurances accepted. Metro Cipro. Rose Kazma 0639742957 or 333 / 5822808. CORE-BASED PERSONAL TRAINING. Improve strength, posture, flexibility, coordination, breathing. Dance degree, massage license & 10 years teaching experience. Tel. 339 / 5399550, firstname.lastname@example.org. ENGLISH DENTAL STUDIO IN ROME. Via della Fonte di Fauno, 29 - 00153 Rome. Tel. +39 065783639, 24/7, Mobile +39 320 / 3009440, email@example.com. Follow eds on facebook. FOOT-REFLEXOLOGY SHIATSU MASSAGE. Comfortably in your house by experienced professional. Tel 067024388, cell. 339 / 3896029. NATUROPATHIC CONSULTATIONS. Re-establish your body-mind-spirit balance. http://langolodellasalute.wordpress.com or call 340 / 9452434.
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NY-LICENSED MASSAGE THERAPIST. Professional Deep Tissue / Swedish Massage 7 days/wk. NY License #015833. Tel. 339 / 5399550, firstname.lastname@example.org. POWER LIVES COACHING. Create a life plan and achieve your goals with a renowned life-coach. Tel. 339-3332547, www.damienofarrell.com for information. PROFESSIONAL MASSAGES close Vatican Museums or your place. Back pain, fatigue, sport or relax massages. Work on comfortable carpets. Francesca 340 / 9340064. THAI MASSAGE. Traditional or relaxing aroma by masseur qualified. At your home only. Tel 327 / 0151643.
household sales ADULT MOUNTAIN BIKE 40 EUROS. With 15 gears and fenders, perfect working condition, selling because leaving Rome, pickup location Trastevere. Price €40. Tel. 065880446. AIR CONDITIONER €130-WARRANTY. mobile air-conditioner, remote-control model aristonA-MP08-CBN: www.shoppydoo.it/prezzo-climatizzatoreariston_a_mp08_cbn.html. Under warranty 06/2012. Pickup in Trastevere, 4th floor, NO elevator, weight 31kg. €120. Tel. 065880446. BABY WALKER-GIRELLO by Foppa Pedretti, for baby 6 months onwards / less than 12kgs. Excellent condition. €40. Tel. 348 / 7620191. BIKE 20 EUROS. Mountain bike in working condition with 15 gears and fenders, pickup in Trastevere, price €20. Tel. 065880446 or email@example.com. BRAND NEW GUITAR- NEVER USED. 12-string electric acoustic guitar, EKO brand, black, built-in tuner, still in original box. 250 euro, photo available, firstname.lastname@example.org. CHILDREN BIKE 20 EUROS. With 4 gears and fender in perfect working condition. Selling because leaving Rome. Pickup location Trastevere. Price €20. Tel. 065880446. DESK / DRESSING TABLE. White with cupboard + 4 drawers, 137 x 71 tall x 56, 2 bedside cupboards same, €20. Must collect. Free parking. Tel. 333 / 7490606. DIVAN-BED. 3-seater divan transforms into single bed. Artisan upholstery green/grey tapestry, €80. Must collect. Parking. Tel. 066634285. FREE KITCHEN CUPBOARD. White. 120 long x 60 tall x 32. Must collect but free parking under house. Also white desk free. 137 x 71 x X56. Tel. 066634285. GIFT DRAWING BOARDS. Sizes 100X80, 75X50, 80X60, 55X45 for budding artists also some picture frames. No charge but must collect. Tel. 066634285, 333 / 7490606. LEMON TREE 30 EUROS. Lemon tree, 120cm high, trunk diameter 2 inches, with a dozen baby lemon growing. Pickup in Trastevere, tel. 065880446, price €30. MOVING SALE. Walnut book-case 210 x 180. Mahogany table 150 x 104. Encyclopedia Britannia, €20. 26 volumes. Divan bed 3-seater. Tel. 333 / 7490606 for list. PEG PEREGO CAR SEAT & BASE. “Primo Viaggio Tre-fix”. Colour Navy blue. Excellent condition. €120. Call 348 / 7620191.
QUECHUA SNOW BOOTS. Size 20/21. colour orange/brown. Excellent condition. 15 euros. Tel. 348 / 7620191. SWADDLING BLANKET. Miracle blanket by Mothercare. Brand new 348 / 7620191, 15 euros. THE ART OF CROCHET. Hand made scarf, baby plaid bedspreads, etc, www.lavoricrea.webs.com. You commission I will make it. Tel. 329 / 7843257.
IT & computers COMPUTER ASSISTANCE OR LESSONS. Native English / fluent Italian. Expert care in your home / office, whatever your PC problems / requirements. Thomas 347 / 7215686.
jobs wanted GUY LOOKING FOR A FULL-TIME JOB. Young guy seeking any kind of full-time job in Rome or out, with accommodation. Pls sms 327 / 7735643. BABYSITTER-FILIPINA. Looking for job, have experience in nursery school, speaks English and basic Italian. Contact no. 388 / 1483863, email: email@example.com. BABYSITTER / NANNY. Experienced, honest and responsible asian lady looka for a job as a nanny. E-mail or call 340 / 3077353. Available immediately. BABYSITTER / HOUSEKEEPER. Filipina, university graduate, 33yrs.old, fluent in english/italian. can tutor kids with school work. 7yrs experience as babysitter for 3 american kids. 392 / 8176761, firstname.lastname@example.org. BABYSITTING JOB (PART / FULLTIME). Filipina teacher, fluent in English, looking for baby-sitting job. For more info please call 389 / 8862237. BABYSITTING / PRIVATE LESSONS. An Italian Montessori method primary school teacher seeks job as babysitter or giving private lessons. Simona 329 / 0131051. BABYSITTING / HOUSEKEEPING. Babysitter / housekeeper available full / part-time. English & Italian spoken. Call 380 / 9005930 for more information, thanks. BILINGUAL HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE. Looking for full-time summer job. Experienced teaching children, bar and hospitality work. Friendly, learns quickly, clean license. Call Michael 334 / 3125538. BUSINESS ENGLISH. TEFL qualified, very experienced, Mothertongue General/Business English Teacher for Companies/Private lessons all levels with p.iva. email@example.com. COOK / GARDEN / CLEANER. I have experience of cook / garden / cleaner. I seeking work. Tel. 333 / 3176347. DOMESTIC. 27yr old M, experience baby sitting or domestic work. Fluent in English. Tel. 328 / 6160798, 320 / 3035517. EMT NANNY AVAILABLE. Very experienced EMT Nanny avail over summer. Happy to travel. Exc refs. Call 338 / 3003441. ENGLISH AND BABYSITTING. Experienced Native english teacher is available for lessons & babysitting. Excellent References. 380 / 2477921.
ENGLISH SPEAKER LOOKING FOR JOB. Would take hospitality jobs (Reception, waiter, etc), sales, or gardening jobs or personal assistant, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. ENGLISH TEACHER / NANNY. English lady, 49, seeks summer position, July/August. Many years childcare and teaching experience. Patient, kind, fun. Hana 345 / 9235341. ENGLISH TEACHER AVAILABLE looking for teaching work in central area part time with a school or private. call 347 / 4536421. ENGLISH TEACHING looking for teaching work in central area part time with a school or private Contact: 327 / 8594734. FLUENT ENGLISH, ITALIAN & FRENCH. I'm 23, half Italian / English, looking for a job in the Hotel industry, Reception work. Tel. 333 / 3889433. GUITARIST, SONGWRITER TEACHER. Canadian Professional musician offers lessons in the comfort of your own home. Will evaluate professional entertainment offers. Tel. 392 / 7388608. HOUSE KEEPER - OLD AGE CARE. Young Female available immediately for job with room and board, anywhere in Italy and/or abroad. Tel 339 / 7762166. ITALIAN MOTHERTONGUE. Italian mother-tongue certified teacher gives italian lessons for foreigners, €20 per hour, email: email@example.com, mobile: +39 340 / 2658285. ITALIAN, ENGLISH AND AMERICAN. Literature in pleasant conversation both English / Italian. Write to: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 333 / 6905446. MOTHER TONGUE ENGLISH TEACHER. Dynamic American is available to give English lessons to all age groups (excellent with children). Contact Myra at 331 / 2885197. MULTILINGUAL W/LAW DEGREE. Ital res. w/libretto di lavoro, multilingual, law degree. Email: email@example.com or 366 / 4675504. NANNY AVAILABLE. EMTNanny available for summer onwards. Happy to travel. 10Yrs experience, excellent refs. Drivers licence. Call 338 / 3003441. NATIVE SG ENGLISH SPEAKER ROME. Giving English lessons. Tel. 380 / 2477921 weekends & weekdays. POLISH BUILDER LOOKS FOR WORKS. Polish painter, mason, tiles expert, plumber long experience, English speaking, looks 4 any kind of jobs. Tel. 392 / 0928168. QUALIFIED ENGLISH TEACHER. 25 yr old scottish girl. living in Rome. lessons, tutoring, babysitting in centre. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. SEARCHING FOR HOTEL WORK. English speaker looking for work in tourism or hotel receptionist. Speaks Italian and Spanish. Tel. 347 / 4536421. TRANSLATION ITALIAN INTO ENGLISH. Mother-tongue translator with 30 years experience. Tel. 0644243464, cell 328 / 9589569, email@example.com. WANTED - WORK AS A RECEPTIONIST. Full-time work as a receptionist in hotel or hostel in Roma. Australian female with Italian Passport. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. WEDDING SINGER. Professional soprano available to sing at wedding services in and around Rome. Email: email@example.com, tel. 377 / 2009190.
lessons BUSINESS ENGLISH. Experienced, English Mother tongue General/ Business English Teacher for Companies/ Private lessons. Tel. 3802477921. BUSINESS ENGLISH TEACHER. CELTA Qualified, Experienced, English Mother tongue General/Business English Teacher for Companies/Private lessons. Tel. 3387165125. CHEAP RATES FOR FOREIGNERS. English Mother-tongue teacher giving customized lessons. grammer, conversation, writing test. 3802477921. DO U WANT TO LEARN ENGLISH? Native English teachers are available for lessons - Conversational English, Grammer,Writing & Pronunciation at your home/office. Britishenglishinroma@gmail.com. ENGLISH FOR CHILDREN & ADULTS. Experienced native english teacher is available for lessons - conversational & grammer at your home. 3802477921. ENGLISH LESSON. UK trained english teachers,teaches hourly €25. zones Villa Ada Trieste, africano tel. 3396675270. ENGLISH LESSONS - MOTHER TONGUE. English graduate from London, offers English lessons - conversation, grammar for all ages. Competitive rates! firstname.lastname@example.org 3772009190. ENGLISH LESSONS AT YOUR HOME. Experienced native english teachers are available for lessons at your home. (writing & conversational) email@example.com. ENGLISH MOTHER TONGUE. Gives private lessons at your place 0639720876. ENGLISH TEACHER. Lessons in English in Monte Scaro Area in my house. €10/hour. Contact Christine 340 / 3456779. ENGLISH TEACHING. An English teacher offers private English lessons at 15 euros per hour. Student's needs are the priority. Contact: 3278594734. FRESH AIR AND ENGLISH! One and Two-Day Full Immersion English with qualified mother-tongue teacher near Frascati. 1:1 intensive lessons, lunch included. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
GMAT TUTORING. Stanford engineering graduate offers private tutoring to prepare for GMAT exam. 392/9262715. GROUP OR PRIVATE LESSONS. Mother-tongue English graduate from SG offers lessons for all ages. Private or group lessons. 3802477921. GUITAR LESSONS. Hi, wouold you like guitar lessons in english? Give me a buzz on 338/6159615. Thanks. Marco. IMPROVE YOUR ENGLISH THIS SUMMER. Mother Tongue English teacher. Experienced. Qualified. Focus on pronunciation, vocabulary, speaking, understanding. €30 per hour. 3890472523. INTENSIVE ITALIAN COURSES. Summer Intensive courses starting every Monday, all levels For just €154,80 1 week, €280,80 2 weeks www.centrostudigaia.it. ITALIAN CLASSES / ROME CENTER & ON LINE. Mothertongue Teacher gives customized cheap lessons. Grammar, conversation, writing tests. All ages and levels. Attractive offer for couples and groups. ITALIAN FOR FOREIGNERS. Any level, by experienced italian teacher and poet. Tel. 339 3896029. ITALIAN LESSONS by mothertongue speaks also English gives lessons. Even at my domicile Rome Centre. Tel 3381506620. ITALIAN LESSONS. Italian Mothertongue experienced teacher and translator available for Italian lessons: grammar, speaking, writing, reading, activities €20/hour. email@example.com. ITALIAN MOTHERTONGUE TEACHER to children or adults. speaks also English. Lessons also at my domicile in Rome Centre. Tel 3381506620. LEARN GERMAN IN NO TIME. Experienced Native German teacher gives private lessons €30 per hour or group lessons. call 33344 83333 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. LEZIONI DI INGLESE DA AMERICANA. Ragazza neolaureata americana impartisce lezioni di inglese di grammatica e conversazione. Euro 20 all'ora. Chiamare in serata al 3394908291. PIANO, VIOLIN LESSONS. Piano,Violin lessons given by Leader of Rome orchestra and Royal Acdemy Music teacher, €35 hour, tel. 3473391235.
Aeroporto Ciampino Aeroporto di Fiumicino Arrivi Airterminal Fiumicino Anglo American Book Shop C.so Italia, 34 Corso Francia, 228 Corso Trieste, 90 Feltrinelli International L.go Argentina L.go Chigi L.go del Colonnato Largo Arenula, 12/B Largo Argentina, 14 P.le Albania P.le Cola Di Rienzo P.le Flaminio P.le Ponte Milvio P.zza Barberini P.zza Campo De’ Fiori P.zza Cola Di Rienzo P.zza Colonna P.zza del Parlamento P.zza della Balduina P.zza della Minerva
PROFESSIONAL GERMAN NATIVE TUTOR lesson prices range from €10 per hour to €30 per hour, depending on lesson option call/text 00353833041363 or email email@example.com SOUTH ASIAN CLASSICAL MUSIC. Learn South Asian Classical Music, Essential Raags and mystical Healing Music. call Emad 3338455348, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. TEFL AMERICAN TEACHER. Highly experienced, In Monte Scaro Area, Only 10 euros a hours, Beginners to advanced. call Christine 340 / 3465779.
personal GUY LOOKING FOR A PARTNER. Tall handsome guy seek English speaking girl for friendship. Only real person, keep interest, 327 / 7735643. GUY SEEKING A BLACK WOMAN. Serious guy, 34, seeks black woman for serious love. Email: email@example.com. COOK AND SPEAK. Cook and speak. Learn Italian recipes while chatting in Italian. Three-hour lessons, including dinner, with Sandra, tel. 328 / 8398875. GAY GUY LOOKING FOR A PARTNER. Would love to find a partner somewhere in Italy. I am 36, very friendly. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. GENTLEMAN SEEKING... Generous gentleman is searching for a serious transexual companion. Tel. 339 / 7762166. HANDSOME ITALIAN MAN OF 48 Y.O. Is looking for a man for stable relationship. Clean, healthy, educated and full of interests, email: email@example.com. HARD ROCK / AOR BAND IN ROME!! Hard Rock / AOR band in Rome is looking for an English mother-tongue male singer. Contact Fabio at firstname.lastname@example.org. LOOKING FOR A MUSIC PRODUCER? Online Music Production, Songs, Tittles, Promos, Jingles. Flexible rates, all genres, specially ethnic rock, pop, subcontinental fusion. email: email@example.com. MUSIC INVESTMENT PARTNER WANTED. Music Production seeks investment partner please view www.myspace.com/reymore and call Tel. 389 / 1886618.
P.zza di Porta Pia P.zza di Spagna, 57 P.zza Euclide, 31 P.zza Farnese, 105 P.zza Giochi Delfici P.zza Mastai P.zza Pitagora, 6 P.zza Regina Margherita P.zza Repubblica, 6 P.zza Risorgimento P.zza S. Jacini P.zza S. Silvestro P.zza S.M. Trastevere P.zza Testaccio P.zza Trilussa P.zza Vescovio P.zza Vittorio P.zza Zanardelli, 16 P.zza in Lucina, 31 Salita De Crescenzi (Pantheon) Stazione Termini V.le Beethoven, 90/9 V.le G. Cesare Civ.17 V.le Parioli, 2
THE GIFT OF MUSIC. A Song to tell somebody how you feel! Hire a professional songwriter to write it. Tel. 392 / 7388608.
schools and colleges ENGLISH LANGUAGE COURSES IN UK. Courses for teenagers and adults. Family or residential accommodation. Min. 2 weeks. Free advisory and placement service. firstname.lastname@example.org. Tel. 0655285664.
services CAR IMPORTATION. Let the experts at Principal Relocation Company take care of importing your vehicles/motorbikes. Call +39 069094776 or visit www.reloprc.com. HOME SERVICE REPAIR. Repair aircon, refs, washing machines and all kinds of electrical appliances. Speaks English and basic Italian. Tel. 327 / 6808631, email: email@example.com. PRIVATE MASSEUR WITH LICENSE. Available in/out call, massage for women and men. Indian Ayurveda, California Relax, Full massage. Michele 388 / 6520857. THAI MASSAGE. Traditional energetic or relaxing aroma by masseur qualified. At your home also evening hours. Tel. 327 / 0151643. VISA PROCUREMENT ASSISTANCE. Frequent traveler to India, China, etc. Principal Relocation Company can process all your Visa needs. Call +39.06.9094776 or visit www.reloprc.com WEDDING SINGER. Professional soprano available to sing at wedding services in and around Rome. firstname.lastname@example.org, 3772009190.
transport MOTORINO. HONDA 102 cilindrata, good condition, €400, call 339 / 5086180 or email email@example.com. SCOOTER/MOTO HELMET. Size small, white with red and gray, front flip down visor, €30. firstname.lastname@example.org
V.le Parioli, 54 V.le Trastevere Via Cassia 1839 Km.1 Via Cassia 993/995 Via Cassia Km 19.400 Via Cassia, 623 Via Cassia, 698 Via Cassia, 876 Via Cavour, 257 Via Celimontana, 5 Via Del Babuino, 150 Via della Magliana Via della Pace Via Flaminia 229 Via Gramsci, 1/B Via Gregorio VII, 55 Via Isola, 53 C. Palocco Via Marmorata Via Nazionale 7 Via Nomentana Via Orti Farnesina Via Valadier Via Veneto Viale Aventino/Fao
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American International Club of Rome
The following cinemas show films in English or original language when available – see daily press for programme details.
tel. 0645447625 – www.aicrome.org
American Women’s Association of Rome tel. 064825268 – www.awar.org Association of British Expats in Italy firstname.lastname@example.org
Association of Malaysians in Italy
tel. 389 / 1162161 – email@example.com
Canadian Club of Rome
St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church
St Patrick’s Church (Roman Catholic)
Via Urbana 47/a, tel. 0645490845 Via Bissolati 47, tel. 06485526
Gay and lesbian international contact group tel. 065413985 – fax 065413971
Via G. Bordoni 59, tel. 065745825
Commonwealth Club of Rome
Via in Lucina 16/g, tel. 066861068
Luncheon Club of Rome tel. 0636307249
Professional Women’s Association www.pwarome.org
United Nations Women’s Guild tel. 0657053628 – firstname.lastname@example.org www.unwgrome.multiply.com
tel. 347 / 9313040 – email@example.com www.wnrome-homepage.blogspot.com
Largo Ascianghi 1, tel. 065818116 in original language on Mon when available
The following bookshops and libraries have books in English and other languages as specified.
Bibliothèque Centre Culturel Saint-Louis de France (French) Largo Toniolo 20-22, tel. 066802637 www.saintlouisdefrance.it
Herder International Book Center (German) Piazza di Montecitorio 117-120, tel. 066794628 firstname.lastname@example.org – www.herder.it
La Librairie Française de Rome La Procure (French) Piazza S. Luigi dei Francesi 23, tel. 0668307598 www.librairiefrancaiserome.com
Libreria Feltrinelli International
EMERGENCY NUMBERS • Ambulance tel. 118 • Carabinieri tel. 112 • Electricity and water faults (Acea) tel. 800130336 • Fire brigade tel. 115 • Forestry corps (forest fires) tel. 1515 • Gas leaks (Italgas-Eni) tel. 800900999 • Police tel. 113 • Rubbish (Ama) tel. 8008670355
All Saints’ Anglican Church
Via del Babuino 153/b, tel. 0636001881 Sunday service 08.30 and 10.30 Kids Rock children’s service every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at midday.
Via XX Settembre 15, tel. 064827510 Opening times: Sat & Sun 10.00-12.30 Tues 10.00-13.00, Wed 15.00-18.00, Fri 13.00-16.00
The Almost Corner Bookshop Via del Moro 45, tel. 065836942
The Anglo American Bookshop Via della Vite 102, tel. 066795222
The Lion Bookshop & Café Via dei Greci 33-36, tel. 0632654007 www.thelionbookshop.com
The Open Door Bookshop (second hand books – English, French, German, Italian) Via della Lungaretta 23, tel. 065896478 www.books-in-italy.com
CHIAMAROMA 24-hour, multilingual information line for services in Rome, run by the city council.Tel. 060606.
SUPPORT GROUPS Alcoholics Anonymous Archè (HIV+ children and their families) tel. 0677250350 – www.arche.it
Associazione Centro Astalli (Jesuit refugee centre) Via degli Astalli 14/a tel. 0669700306
Associazione Ryder Italia (Support for cancer patients and their families) tel. 065349622/0658204580 www.ryderitalia.it
Astra (Anti-stalking risk assessment) Caritas soup kitchen (Mensa Giovanni Paolo II) Via delle Sette Sale 30 tel. 0647821098. 11.00-13.30 daily
Caritas foreigners’ support centre Via Zoccolette 19, tel. 066875228 – 066861554
Caritas hostel Via Marsala 109, tel. 064457235
Caritas legal assistance Piazza S. Giovanni in Laterano 6/a, tel. 0669886369
Church of All Nations
Celebrate Recovery Christian group
Lungotevere Michelangelo 7, tel. 069870464
tel. 338 / 1675680
Church of Sweden
Comunità di S. Egidio
Via A. Beroloni 1/e, tel. 068080474 Sunday service 11.15 (Swedish)
Piazza di S. Egidio 3/a, tel. 068992234
Footsteps Inter-Denominational Christian
Via Dandolo 10, tel 065894327 17.00-19.30 Wed, Fri, Sat
South Rome, tel. 0650917621 – 333 / 2284093 North Rome, tel. 0630894371, email@example.com
Libreria Quattro Fontane (international)
S. Susanna Lending Library
Via Nazionale, corner Via Napoli, tel. 064883339 Sunday service 08.30,10.30 (English), 13.00 (Spanish)
Via Stresa 41, tel. 063014425
International Christian Fellowship
Piazza Navona 90, tel. 0668806950 www.libreriaspagnola.it
St Paul’s within-the-Walls (Anglican Episcopal)
Christian Science Services
International Central Gospel Church
Libreria Spagnola Sorgente (Spanish)
Via Boncompagni 31, tel. 064203121 Sunday service 10.00
tel. 066535499 – www.differenzadonna.it
Via V. E. Orlando 84, tel. 064827878, www.lafeltrinelli.it Via delle Quattro Fontane 20/a, tel. 064814484
Via XX Settembre 7, tel. 064827627 Sunday service 11.00
tel. 064742913 – www.aarome.info
Via XX Settembre 15, tel. 0642014554, Saturday service 18.00. Sunday service 09.00 and 10.30
Irish Club of Rome
firstname.lastname@example.org – www.irishclubofrome.com
Piazza S. Silvestro 1, tel. 066977121 Sunday service 10.00 and 17.30
Circolo di Cultura Mario Mieli
tel. 0633267490 – www.pwarome.org
S. Silvestro Church (Roman Catholic) S. Susanna Church (Roman Catholic)
Via Merry del Val 14, tel. 065880099 in original language on Mon
International Women’s Club of Rome
Via del Caravita 7 – www.caravita.org
Via degli Orti d’Alibert 1/c, tel. 0668192987 www.filmstudioroma.com
St Francis Xavier del Caravita (Roman Catholic)
Via XX Settembre 88, tel. 0655282695
Via Guido Castelnuovo 28, tel. 065594266 Sunday service 11.00
Jesus Cares Ministries email@example.com
Tempio Maggiore, Lungotevere Cenci, tel. 066840061
Jewish Reform Group in Rome
Comunità di S. Egidio soup kitchen Information line for the disabled tel. 800271027
Joel Nafuma Refugee Centre St Paul’s within-the-Walls Via Nazionale, corner Via Napoli, tel. 064883339
Mason Perkins Deafness Fund (Support for deaf and deaf-blind children) tel. 0644234511 – firstname.lastname@example.org www.mpds.it
Overeaters Anonymous tel. 064743772
Congregation Lev Chadash, Piazza della Libertà 10 tel. 339 / 3824815, Shabbat services at 10.00, Friday night service once a month
Salvation Army (Esercito della Salvezza)
Lay Centre at Foyer Unitas
Support for elderly victims of crime
Largo della Sanità Militare 60, tel. 067726761
(Italian only) Largo E. Fioritto 2, tel. 0657305104
The Samaritans Onlus
Via Toscana 7, corner Via Sicilia 70 tel. 064817519, Sunday service 10.00 (German)
Centro Sociale di Roma “Virgilio Paglieri” Via degli Apuli 41, tel. 064451351
(Confidential telephone helpline for the distressed) tel. 800860022
Ponte S. Angelo Methodist Church Piazza Ponte S. Angelo, tel. 066868314 Sunday service 10.30
Pontifical Irish College
(Roman Catholic) Via dei Santi Quattro 1, tel. 06772631. Sunday service 10.00
Rome Baptist Church
Piazza S. Lorenzo in Lucina 35, tel. 066876652 – 066876211, Sunday service 10.30, 13.00 (Filipino), 16.00 (Chinese)
Rome Buddhist Centre Vihara Via Mandas 2, tel. 0622460091
Rome Mosque (Centro Islamico)
Via della Moschea, tel. 068082167 – 068082258
TRANSPORT • Atac (Rome bus, metro and tram) tel. 800431784, www.atac.roma.it • Ciampino airport tel. 06794941, www.adr.it • Fiumicino airport tel. 0665951, www.adr.it • Taxi tel. 060609 – 065551 – 063570 – 068822 064157 – 066645 – 064994 • Traffic info tel. 1518 • Trenitalia (national railways) tel. 892021 www.trenitalia.it
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