P.I.A.R .

Publications for Italian and Australian Researchers, Inc


A Night at the Opera

Saturday 10 April 2010 8pm

Presented by Stopera in association with the Italian Cultural Centre Canberra.
Gala opera concert featuring guest artist Canberra-born tenor Christopher Steele, fresh from acclaimed performances across the UK and Europe.

Harmony Day Festival

Sunday 21st March 2010 10am - 3pm

The Italian Cultural Centre Canberra will be hosting the Harmony Day Festival.
Market stalls, food, dance and music from all over the world.


Italian Summer Markets

Sunday 13th December 2009 10am - 3pm

Markets to welcome the beginning of Summer.
Pizza, pasta, sausages, Sicilian sweets, Italian wine and beer

Italian Spring Markets

13th September 2009 10am - 3pm

Market stalls, Italian food stalls, music and more to welcome in the season of Spring.


Theatre Production - Fondazione Aida

20th-22nd August 2009

Fondazione Aida returns to Australia with a new theatre performance for both children and adults.


Italian National Day Festival - Winter Markets

31st May 2009 10am - 3pm

Market stalls, Italian food stalls, music and more to welcome in the season of Winter and to celebrate Italian National Day.


Voci Italiane

30th May 2009 7pm

Celebrate Italy’s national day with a concert of Italian music for the voice. The program includes music by opera greats Rossini, Verdi and Puccini, traditional Neapolitan songs, and contemporary Italian favourites.


A Musical Evening with Classical Guitarist Milena Cifali

23rd May 2009 7pm

Guitar concert and past dinner.
Canberra's award-winning composer and performer Milena Cifali will be performing pieces from her latest album 'Continuum'.


Autumn Markets

29th March 2009 10am - 3pm

Market stalls, Italian food stalls, music and more to welcome in the season of Autumn.


The Victorian Bushfire Appeal Night

7th March 2009 7pm

Opera concert and dinner featuring Raffaella Benori and Anthony Halliday.


The Happy Prince - Theatre Production

25-26 October 2008

Directed by Lorenzo Bassoto
A performance inspired by an Oscar Wilde fairy tale.


The Resonants - Taste of Australia

Saturday 21st June 2008 7pm

Director Helen Swan


A concert with Marco Cinque, Kate Rafferty and Carl Rafferty

Saturday 21st June 2008 7pm

A celebration for Italian National Day.
A concert by tenor Marco Cinque with Soprano Kate Rafferty and pianist Carl Rafferty.


The Italian Art of Pottery

23-24 May 2008

An exhibition of Deruta's ceramics.


La Belle Epoque - A solo piano concert by Carl Rafferty

Saturday 10th May 2008 5pm


Pio Carlone

A Unique Italo-Australian artist. Retrospective Exhibition

7-16 Dicembre 2007


Anna Paini

L’aquilone e il filo. I confini della differenza in una società kanak della Nuova Caledonia” (The kite and the yarn. Boundaries of difference in a kanak society of New Caledonia)

29 November 2007, 5.30pm


Ondina De Marchi

Una triestina in Australia

26 Luglio 2007, 5.30pm