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Author Archives: Lisa Cappuccio

Lisa is an East Boston resident who works in the area of media and public relations. She is President of Italia Unita Inc. of Massachusetts, a non-profit organization that promotes Italian culture and heritage. Lisa worked and volunteered in the areas of public relations, community development, film, politics, and radio. Through Italia Unita, Lisa initiated the grass roots effort to have Comcast Cable add RAI television, which is now available as a premium channel. Lisa is the president of Boston Concepts, a full service marketing and public relations agency.

COOKING WITH THE CALAMARI SISTERS

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When: April 12 – May 20, 2018 Shows: Thursday 2 & 7 pm; Friday 8 pm; Saturday 2 & 8 pm; Sunday 2 pm Tix: $45 – $65 Call: 1-855-448-7469 or PlayhouseInfo.com Where: Regent Theater, 7 Medford St. Arlington, MA   JUST WHEN YOU THOUGHT IT WAS SAFE TO GO BACK INTO THE KITCHEN     Mangia Italiano! Hilarity, delicious dishes and two over-the-top plus-size Italian sisters from Brooklyn, stars of their very own fictional cable television show, take you on a tour-de-force of show tunes, pop and Italian songs & cuisine. Songs like (Volare, Botcha – Me and much ...

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Masks and Music of Carnevale through Commedia dell’Arte

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What: Date and Time Sat, January 27, 2018 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM EST Add to Calendar Location I AM Books 189 North Street Boston, MA 02113 Pazzi Lazzi’s Chiara Durazzini and Dan Meyers join forces for a unique Carnevale-inspired presentation featuring Commedia dell’Arte masks and Renaissance-period music. The event is family-friendly. EVENT INFO & TICKETS  

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Frankie Valli

WHAT: FRANKIE VALLI & THE FOUR SEASONS come to Medford Square APR 12 & 13!! WHEN: On Thursday,  April 12 & 13 2018  FRANKIE VALLI & THE FOUR SEASONS will perform at The CHEVALIER in Medford Square.     Oh, what a story. Frankie Valli, who came to fame in 1962 as the lead singer of the Four Seasons, is hotter than ever in the 21st century. Thanks to the volcanic success of the Tony- winning musical Jersey Boys, which chronicles the life and times of Frankie and his legendary group, such classic songs as “Big Girls Don’t Cry,” “Walk ...

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When: February 12, 2018 Time: 6:00 P.M. Where: East Boston Public Library                 365 Bremen Street                 East Boston, MA 02128   Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Theft As part of our ongoing effort to provide interesting cultural events to members and friends of the Pirandello Lyceum, we will be presenting Author Anthony M. Amore at its annual Author’s Night. He will speak on the infamous art thefts from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. In the early hours of March 18, 1990, guards at the Isabella Gardner Museum in Boston admitted two men posing as police officers. Once inside, the men tied up the ...

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VIC DiBITETTO (The Italian Hurricane) comes to Chevalier Theatre MAR 23

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VIC DiBITETTO (The Italian Hurricane) comes to Chevalier Theatre MAR 23 !!  WHEN: Friday, March 23rd, 2018 WHERE: Chevalier Theatre, 30 Forest St , Medford Square Massachusetts VIC DiBITETTO will perform at CHEVALIER THEATRE in Medford Square. An incredibly powerful performer, comedian Vic DiBitetto churns energy, honesty and humanity into nonstop laughter. His pace is frenetic. He’s been called a cross between Rodney Dangerfield and Ralph Kramden. The bottom line is, DiBitetto leaves his audiences breathless with laughter. Vic is now a successful national headliner and selling out theatres up and down the East Coast. Was Featured in Kevin James’ ...

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My Sinatra

WHAT: On Sunday, June 18th 2017, My Sinatra is coming to The Wilbur in downtown Boston’s historic theatre district. CARY HOFFMAN will be starring in his special Father’s Day Sinatra show, My Sinatra. He is acknowledged as America’s best Sinatra singer. Because of this, he is the only Sinatra singer, besides Sinatra himself, to have his own, critically acclaimed Public Broadcasting Television Special, which has aired on over 80 PBS stations across the country, and has been viewed by more than 2 million people. Hoffman has been performing the music of Frank Sinatra for the past twelve years in over ...

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Zucchero Coming to Boston

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Italian Rock Star, Zucchero, is Coming to Boston! WHAT:    On Tuesday, April 4th 2017 Zucchero is coming to The Wilbur in downtown Boston’s historic theatre district. Adelmo Fornaciari was born in Roncocesi on 25th September 1955. He later moved to Forte dei Marmi in Tuscany where, between 1970 & 1978, he formed his first R&B bands: ‘Le Nuove Luci’, ‘Sugar & Daniel’ and ‘Sugar & Candies’. By that time, he was already known as Zucchero, a nickname given to him by one of his school teachers. In 1981 he won the Castrocaro Festival with ‘Canto Te’. Then in 1983, he recorded ...

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Enrico Rennella makes his Boston Debut with his one man comedy show

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When: Friday, October 7, 2016 Where: Regent Theatre, 7 Medford Street, Arlington, MA A life in comedy was probably in the stars from his April fool’s birthdate for Enrico Rennella. Born in Paris 30 years ago, Mr. Rennella, who moved to Naples at the age of one, performs in his native Italian. He said he tried to break into the comedy club scene in Naples as a teenager, but said it was “hard to organize a show with all th e mafia controlling the clubs. If you want to go here, you can’t go here, if you want to go ...

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87th Annual Feast of St. Rocco

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When: August 12, 13 and 14, 2016 Where: Pearl and Thacher Streets, Malden, MA 87th Annual Feast of St. Rocco to be held in Malden on August 12, 13 and 14, 2016 A full weekend of entertainment! On August 12, 13 and 14, the Saint Rocco’s Feast Association will celebrate 87 years of tradition during their annual “Grande Festa”. Saint Rocco’s feast is what locals call an “informal family reunion” while visitors join in on the fun that brings everyone together in Malden.     Festivities begin on Friday August 12 at 6:30PM, with the annual procession led by the statue of ...

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Tribute to Frank Sinatra

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When:  Thursday Evening, November 5, 2015 at 7PM Where: The Fine Arts Theater Place, 19 Summer Street, Maynard, MA 01754 The World Famous Hal McIntyre Orchestra Presents A Tribute To Sinatra’s 100th. Birthday Starring Steve Marvin Price:  $30.00 Admission, Seniors And Groups Of 10 Or More  $25.00. Call:  978-298-5626 For Tickets

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Australian Italian Singer ALFIO In Concert

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When: Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 7:30PM Where: The Wilbur in Boston’s Historic Theatre District Italian-Australian Singer Brings His Dynamic Mix of Traditional and Original Repertoire to Boston ALFIO IN CONCERT Beloved around the world for his modern interpretations of Italian standards, classical takes on contemporary chart-toppers, and original compositions that bridge musical genres, Italian-Australian powerhouse vocalist ALFIO brings a new approach to the tenor tradition. Now, after the national debut of his first U.S. public television special and live CD, ALFIO IN CONCERT this summer, the charismatic crooner launches his first U.S. concert tour, coming to The Wilbur in ...

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Italian Mercatino – Italian Craft Fair

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When: October 25, 2015, 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM Where: Irish American Club, 177 West St. Malden, MA Please join Donne 2000 celebrating Italian Heritage Month with our first Italian Mercatino. This event will feature handmade crafts and gifts made by our very own members and other local vendors. It will be a great opportunity to purchase unique holiday gifts. Homemade pizzelle, cookies, panini and refreshments will also be for sale. There will also be cooking demonstrations of various Italian foods. Proceeds of this event will benefit the Donne 2000 Scholarship fund and other local charities. For more information contact Rita Susi ...

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