Books, Movies & Music Conferences

Books, Movies & Music Trade Shows & Conferences by Country

The Serenissima Grand Ball

Date: 07-Feb-15 to 08-Feb-15
Location: Italy
Saturday, February 7, 2015 Gala dinner & live entertainment. Figaro! The Serenissima Grand Ball takes place in the “piano nobile” of Palazzo Ca' Pesaro Papafava, an authentic 14th Century palace with an exclusive water entrance. Gothic windows overlook the alluring Misericordia canal. During the gala dinner, only candlelight and classical music illuminate the ancient rooms, whisking guests back to a time of enchantment. Guests will be entertained by arias from Rossini's "The Barber of Seville", one of the most beloved operas of all time. A captive maiden, a lecherous guardian, a handsome noble suitor, and Figaro, the barber, are the feisty ingredients for comedic chaos. 21.15 Welcome cocktail with gondoliers and traditional Venetian music 21.45 ...

ZUMBA@ PARTY!

Date: 08-Feb-15 to 08-Feb-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
Everyone is welcome to this ZUMBA® Party in SW London! Get your gym clothes ready and head down to MALOCA® for a great workout in disguise! Meet great people and re-energise yourself! Looking forward to seeing you on the dance floor!

The Three Tenors Grand Ball

Date: 08-Feb-15 to 09-Feb-15
Location: Italy
An homage to Plàcido Domingo, José Carreras & Luciano Pavarotti Sunday, February 8, 2015 Gala Dinner & Live Entertainment. The Three Tenors Grand Ball takes place in the “piano nobile” of Palazzo Ca' Pesaro Papafava, an authentic 14th Century palace with an exclusive water entrance. Gothic windows overlook the alluring Misericordia canal. During the gala dinner, only candlelight and classical music illuminate the ancient rooms, whisking guests back to a time of enchantment. Years ago, The Three Tenors, Plàcido Domingo, José Carreras & Luciano Pavarotti, created a worldwide phenomenon as they toured the globe. As an homage, our Three Tenors perform favorite arias, Broadway hits and traditional Neapolitan songs. 21:15 Welcome cocktail with ...

La Dolce Vita Grand Ball

Date: 12-Feb-15 to 13-Feb-15
Location: Italy
Burlesque & Caffè-concerto Thursday, February 12, 2015 Gala Dinner & Live Entertainment. La Dolce Vita Grand Ball takes place in the “piano nobile” of Palazzo Ca' Pesaro Papafava, an authentic 14th Century palace with an exclusive water entrance. Gothic windows overlook the alluring Misericordia canal. During the gala dinner, only candlelight and classical music illuminate the ancient rooms, whisking guests back to a time of enchantment. For the fourth year, we celebrate burlesque with an exciting new extravaganza. Frolic at the caffé-concerto and enjoy the gaiety of the Belle Époque! 21:15 Welcome cocktail with gondoliers and traditional Venetian music 21:45 Seated candlelight gala dinner with Venetian cuisine, wine included Chocolate fountain and ...

The Dogaressa Valentine’s Day Grand Ball

Date: 14-Feb-15 to 15-Feb-15
Location: Italy
Arias of love on St. Valentine's Day Saturday, February 14, 2015 Gala Dinner & Live Entertainment. On Saint Valentine's Day, The Dogaressa Grand Ball takes place in the piano nobile of Palazzo Ca' Pesaro Papafava, an authentic 14th Century palace with an exclusive water entrance. Gothic windows overlook the alluring Misericordia canal. During the gala dinner, only candlelight and classical music illuminate the ancient rooms, whisking guests back to a time of enchantment. Arias of love from the Bel Canto repertoire sung by our Three Sopranos promise an evening full of romance, elegance and passion. There's poetry in the air! 21:15 Welcome cocktail with gondoliers and traditional Venetian music 21:45 Seated candlelight gala dinner with Venetian cuisine, wine ...

Saint Valentine's Day continues with Afternoon Chocolate

Date: 15-Feb-15 to 15-Feb-15
Location: Italy
Sunday, February 15, 2015 Chocolate fountain and live entertainment Saint Valentine's Day continues with the “Pomeriggio Cioccolata” or Afternoon Chocolate in the Sansovino salon of Palazzo Ca' Pesaro Papafava, an authentic 14th Century palace with an exclusive water entrance. The “Pomeriggio Cioccolata” is an ancient custom of the Venetian nobility, dating back to the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. A chocolate fountain surrounded by a buffet of deliciously decadent Carnival sweets is the centerpiece, accompanied by hot chocolate and the Venetian bubbly “Prosecco” as a soprano sings arias of love. Dance masters and ballerinas introduce guests to dances of the Baroque period, offering instructions on how to dance the Minuet, Gavotte and Jigs in the ballroom of the ...

Cinderella ballet

Date: 15-Feb-15 to 16-Feb-15
Location: Canada
Artistic Director: Victoria Mironova Music: Sergei Prokofiev Choreography and libretto: Victoria Mironova The premiere of the ballet «Cinderella» staged by Russian ballerina and choreographer Victoria Mironova will take place on March 29, at the Living Arts Centre in Mississauga. This is a unique opportunity to see real ballet, created in the best Russian classical tradition. This production will be full of humor, kindness, and happiness. The bright music, wonderful decorations and costumes, and fine choreography will delight the audience attending this charming performance presented by Victoria Ballet Company. People from all walks of life living in our multicultural society will relate to this story of a young woman living in unfortunate circumstances which are changed into a ...

Grand Ball in homage to Giovan Battista Pergolesi “La Serva Padrona”

Date: 15-Feb-15 to 16-Feb-15
Location: Italy
Sunday, February 15, 2015 Gala Dinner & Live Entertainment. The Homage to Giovan Battista Pergolesi Grand Ball takes place in the “piano nobile” of Palazzo Ca' Pesaro Papafava, an authentic 14th Century palace with an exclusive water entrance. Gothic windows overlook the alluring Misericordia canal. During the gala dinner, only candlelight and classical music illuminate the ancient rooms, whisking guests back to a time of enchantment. The homage to Pergolesi highlights his comic operetta "La Serva Padrona," or "The Servant Turned Mistress" featuring the wily maid Serpina who plots to marry her aging master. 21:15 Welcome cocktail with gondoliers and traditional Venetian music 21:45 Seated candlelight gala dinner with Venetian cuisine, wine included ...

The Minuet Grand Ball Martedi Grasso or Fat Tuesday - The Last Dance

Date: 17-Feb-15 to 18-Feb-15
Location: Italy
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 Gala Dinner & Live Entertainment. The Minuet Grand Ball on Mardi Gras, the last night of Carnival, takes place in the “piano nobile” of Palazzo Ca' Pesaro Papafava, an authentic 14th Century palace with an exclusive water entrance. Gothic windows overlook the alluring Misericordia canal. During the gala Shrove Tuesday dinner, only candlelight and classical music illuminate the ancient rooms, whisking guests back to a time of enchantment. The elegant Minuet was the favorite dance of European aristocrats. The masters of dance introduce guests to the Minuet, Gavotte and Jigs, and offer instruction in the ballrooms of the ancient palace. Join hands and dance the open-chain farandole throughout the palazzo - a perfect way to end Carnival. 21:15 ...

Friends of the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library BIG Book Sale

Date: 20-Feb-15 to 22-Feb-15
Location: United States
Annual BIG Book Sale held at the Benton County Fairgrounds, 110 SW 53rd, Corvallis, OR Most books, music, DVDs $4-$1. Prices reduced on Saturday, and Sunday prices are $5/bag and $8/box. Fri. Feb. 20, *6:00PM-9:00PM Sat. Feb. 21, 9:00AM-4:00PM Sun. Feb. 22, 10:00-3:00PM *Friends' members early entrance 4:00PM