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Istituto Italiano di Cultura
803 George Avenue, 0083 Arcadia, Pretoria (P.O. Box 26010 – Arcadia 0007)

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This website contains information about events, initiatives and cultural happenings organised by the Institute or where the Institute is involved.

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Nicola Conte

April 2024 in Antananarivo (Madagascar), Cape Town, Johannesburg and Pretoria
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April 2024 in Sasolburg, Johannesburg and Pretoria
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Giovanni Guidi Trio

May 2024 in Prince Albert and Windhoek
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Dante & Mashudu

March 2023 in Pretoria, Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban
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Sello & Canino

April 2023 in Windhoek and Johannesburg
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Italian Cinema Week

29 August - 4 September 2022
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Italian language and culture courses

Explore our courses and start learning Italian, discover Italian cinema and even Italian cooking. We offer online and in-presence courses, both for groups and private lessons.

Italian Cinema Online Course

Dive into the fascinating world of Italian Cinema.
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May Events

Check what happened in May

Pietro Roffi | South African tour

International renowend Italian accordionist.

Venice | A resilient city on water

Fascinating webinar on sustainability, culture and how Venice represents the benchmark for climate change

Africa Day 2022

To celebrate the anniversary of the birth of the Organization of Africa Unity, founded on May 25, 1963 in Addis Abeba and that became the African Union in 2022, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation celebrates every year the Africa Day.

The Rome Opera Ensemble in Concert


For the celebration of Italy’s Republic Day (2 June) The Embassy of Italy, the Consulate General of Italy in Johannesburg, the Consulate of Italy in Cape Town and the Italian Cultural Institute of Pretoria present two exclusive concerts at the Rome Opera Ensemble: 1 June in Johannesburg and 4 June in Cape Town. 

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Past events and celebrations

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Italy’s Liberation Day

25 April

International Women’s Day

8 April