Apulian Excellence 2012 - program
The Regione Puglia, the Italian Cultural Institute in London and Accademia Apulia UK are honoured to present to the international community ''Home - My Place in the World'', a calendar of Made-in-Puglia events showcased at various prestigious locations in central London.
Between 16-21 July 2012 Puglia’s contemporary artistic heritage, culinary tradition and magnificent natural landscapes will be showcased as follows:
11:00 Norlington School - an introduction to Cartapesta Leccese (fully booked)
19:00 - 19:30 La Galleria (exterior) - Pall Mall - Folk dancing by Amaraterra
11:00 Norlington School - Masterclass - an introduction to Apulian cuisine - 1st session (fully booked)
12:30 Norlington School - Masterclass - an introduction to Apulian cuisine - 2nd session (fully booked)
18:30 La Galleria - Pall Mall - 'Home, my Place in the World' - private view (the exhibition runs until 21/7 11am to 7pm)
12:15 Queens Tennis Club - Masterclass - an introduction to Apulian cuisine - 1st session (fully booked)
13:30 Queens Tennis Club - Masterclass - an introduction to Apulian cuisine - 2nd session (fully booked)
19:00 Italian Cultural Institute - Jazz concert by Dario Skepisi
19:00 Italian Cultural Institute - speech of the Regione Puglia president Nichi Vendola (fully booked)
19:15 Italian Cultural Institute - film screening of Che bella Giornata (fully booked)
Will follow questions & answers with director Gennaro Nunziante and lead actor Checco Zalone (fully booked)
10:00 Italian Cultural Institute - speech of the Regione Puglia president Nichi Vendola (fully booked)
10:15 Italian Cultural Institute - Apulian Film Commission meets British Film Producers (fully booked)
19:00 Italian Cultural Institute - Catwalk by Nico Didonna (fully booked)
11:00 Italian Cultural Institute - Regione Puglia and ARTI present FORUM 2012: GIOVANI PUGLIESI NEL MONDO
13:00 Italian Cultural Institute - Recital by Giorgio Albanese (fully booked)
19:00 Italian Cultural Institute - Puglia Festa - with a live performace of Tarantula Garganica!
Places are limited and will be assingned on a first-come first-served basis - please email your requests to AccademiApulia@barabino.co.uk
The project, funded By Regione Puglia, Pugliesi nel Mondo, Sistema Puglia, and supported by Apulia Film Commission, Italy at its Best and Friends of Puglia, has received the Patronage of the European Commission, the Italian Cultural Institute, Amnesty International and the International Organisation for Migration.