Joyce Mariani

Joyce Mariani, contributing write

Cleveland Italian Film Festival 2019

July 2019
The Cleveland Italian Film Festival 2019 showcasing award-winning films from Italy opens Sept. 5-26 at the Cedar Lee Theater in Cleveland Heights, the Atlas Cinemas Eastgate in Mayfield Hts. and the Capitol Theatre in Gordon Square Arts...


Opera in the Italian Garden 2018

September 2018
A beautiful evening of grand opera and ballet was offered to the Cleveland public July 29 marking the 10th annual “Opera in the Italian Garden.” An audience of 3,200 people enjoyed performances by the Cleveland Opera and Cleveland Ballet. This free...


The Italian Cultural Garden: Preserving Our Heritage

November 2017
Our Italian heritage is a vast one encompassing not only our colorful social customs, but also the cultural heritage of Italy that has given so much to the world in the arts and sciences. In 1930 an Italian businessman, Philip Garbo from Cefalu,...


Cleveland Italian Film Festival 2017

July 2017
The Cleveland Italian Film Festival 2017, showcasing award-winning films from Italy, opens Sept. 14 - Oct. 5, 2017 at the Cedar Lee Theater in Cleveland Heights, the Atlas Cinemas Eastgate in Mayfield Hts. and the Capitol Theatre in Gordon Square...


Cleveland Italian Film Festival 2016

August 2016
Dal 22 settembre al 13 ottobre 2016 torna l’atteso appuntamento annuale con il Cleveland Italian Film Festival. La manifestazione, dedicata al miglior cinema italiano, va in scena al Cedar Lee Theater a Cleveland Heights,  ad Atlas...


Opera in the Italian Garden

September 2015
The popular free concert "Opera in the Italian Garden" on July 26, 2015 broke attendance records with 2,174 concertgoers. That represented 431 more attendees than last year. All were present to hear Opera Circle Cleveland's performance of...


Cleveland Italian Film Festival 2014

June 2014
The Cleveland Italian Film Festival 2014, showcasing award-winning films from Italy, is open from September 18 - October 9, 2014, at the Cedar Lee Theatre in Cleveland Heights, the Atlas Cinemas Eastgate in Mayfield Heights and the Capitol Theatre...