Author: Juliet Giraldi

April 19, 2007

Maggio Musicale missing

A bold and exciting programme ushers in the Teatro del Maggio Fiorentino. Tickets are being sold months in advance in Italy and the rest of Europe as well as in Asia, especially after the Maggio orchestras recent successful tour to Japan. The theme of the festival, Mito e Contemporaneit, traces
May 18, 2006
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Weaving In and Out

‘Mediterranean weaving—fabric as a dictionary of economic, cultural and social relations.’ This rather ponderous title introduces a fascinating exhibition at the Museo del Tessuto in Prato comparing the different textile crafts of Mediterranean countries through the centuries and the way in which, through the commercial network, these crafts have influenced one another. The exhibit underlines […]