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Dante 700 Week in Sydney

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To mark 700 years since Dante Alighieri’s death, the Marco Polo - The Italian School of Sydney, has organised a cultural week from 22 to 27 March 2021 with a series of community events. 

Monday 22 March, at 6.30pm, Club Marconi - "Alighieri Durante, detto Dante" with a forward commentary by Franco Baldi, publisher, journalist and Director of Allora! Italian Australian News. 

Tuesday 23 March, at 6.30pm, 𝐑𝐄𝐋𝐎𝐂𝐀𝐓𝐄𝐃 𝐓𝐎 𝐂𝐋𝐔𝐁 𝐌𝐀𝐑𝐂𝐎𝐍𝐈 𝐂𝐎𝐍𝐅𝐄𝐑𝐄𝐍𝐂𝐄 𝐑𝐎𝐎𝐌 (𝟏𝐒𝐓 𝐅𝐋𝐎𝐎𝐑) 𝐃𝐔𝐄 𝐓𝐎 𝐖𝐄𝐀𝐓𝐇𝐄𝐑 -"Dante: The Lecture", on the life of the Poet with comics. With Associate Lecturer Gianluca Alimeni.

Wednesday 24 March, 6.30pm, Online  - "Reading Dante" with Marco Testa and Gianna Di Genua. Delivered online at

Dantedì, Thursday 25 March, 8.00pm - Casula Powerhouse - Screening "La Solita Commedia - Inferno" (2015) (85 mins). In Italian with English Subtitles. Free Tickets must be booked from Casula Powerhousehttps://tickets.casulapowerhou...

Friday, 26  March, 6.30pm, CNA, Bossley Park - Official opening of the Museum of the Divine Comedy. Event by EOI due to square metre rules. Please email for ticket availability.

Saturday 27 March, at 6.30pm, Casula Powerhouse, "A cena con Dante." This is a paid event. Tickets $70pp, available from: https://tickets.casulapowerhou...

More information on the program is available on the website, or you can contact (02) 8786 0888 during office hours. Cultural events remain subject to coronavirus-related changes and restrictions.

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