Cinemas, Night Clubs, Live Music

Live music at the Fonclea, Rome

Live music at the Fonclea, Rome, Italy Since 1977 the Fonclea has presented high level live music every night. Located in the vicinity of Saint Peter's , the club has two areas: a non smoking one for concerts that seats 90, and a smaller room for smokers that seats 40. Fonclea found in the trendy neighborhood of Prati, near the Vatican, is an American- style underground bar which features quality musical...

Goa Club, Rome

Goa Club, Rome, Italy House, Tech, Break Beat and, every first and third Wednesday of the month, MODULA, a review with LIVE SET of the best international productions of electronic music. In trendy Ostiense, this is one of the best of Rome's fashionable clubs. The Goa stages video installations, art and photography exhibits, artistic performances and small markets to explore everything from the...

Gregory's Jazz Club - Live Jazz and Dinner In Rome

Gregory's Jazz Club - Live Jazz and Dinner In Rome, Italy Just round the corner from Piazza di Spagna, Gregory's is one of the temples of Rome jazz. On the lower floor is a typical British style pub, while the upper floor is a room fitted out with comfortable sofas, from which to follow the unforgettable performances of musicians of high international level. Offering live jazz with a wide variety of Italian dishes. For over ten...

Il Tempietto Cultural Association, Rome - Cultural Events, Classical Music, Concerts

Il Tempietto Cultural Association, Rome, Italy Although it was founded in 1980, the Il Tempietto Cultural Association (Associazione Culturale IL TEMPIETTO) In Rome actually originated from the artistic movement already active in 1974 and coordinated by actor, composer and artist Angelo Filippo Jannoni Sebastianini. With more than 250 concerts a year, Il Tempietto offers an incredible variety of cultural events, and not...

La Palma Club, Rome - Jazz Music, visual art, restaurant and wine shop

La Palma Club, Rome - Jazz Music, visual art, restaurant and wine shop , Italy Founded in 1966 by a group of young university students, La Palma Club is made up of two ancient country manours dating back to the late 19 th Century located in a park extending for over 50,000 square feet around them. In addition to a rich concert programme, the Club also offers a restaurant and a wine shop. La Palma Club that gives hosts to great national and international...

Social centres In Rome

Social centres In Rome, Italy Meeting places for young people into political confrontations, social centres contribute significantly to the night life of the city and offer lots more. Extremely active in the field of music, they are appreciated for their theatre and film reviews, literary meetings and courses of different types. Among the best in Rome: Brancaleone Via Levanna, 11 (Montesacro) Roma, Italia...

Cinecittà - The biggest cinema industry centre in Rome

Cinecitta studios rome The biggest cinema industry centre in Italy, Cinecittà was projected by Gino Peresutti and opened in 1937. 600.000 square metres of extension, the centre contains 12 movie studios, sound film studios, a cutting, development and print-room as well as several projection rooms. Visitable on request.

Casina Vagnuzzi - Accademia Filarmonica Romana (Roman Philharmonic Academy), Rome

Casina Vagnuzzi - Roman Philharmonic Academy, Rome Originally it was a simple construction built in the 16th century, as one of the houses of the Villa Giulia. It was reconstructed by G.Valadier, and later by L.Canina in 1825-1844. At present it is a seat of Roman Philharmonic Academy. The Philharmonic in Rome is one of the best places in the capital city of Italy, where you can listen to live classical music concerts. The...

Villaggio Olimpico, Rome

Villaggio Olimpico, Rome This residential center conserved its original name "Olympic Village", as it was built with the goal to accommodate the athletes participating in the Olympic Games of 1960. At present it is reserved for the State employees. All this zone starting from the beginning of the 20th century was occupied by sport constructions like Competition Camp, National Stadium (1911),...

Casina delle Rose of the Casa del Cinema, Rome

Casina delle Rose of the Casa del Cinema, Rome The house is located near the Galoppatoio. Previously it was a country house of the Villa Manfroni-Bernini acquired by the Borghese in the 19th century. In the beginning of the 20th century it was turned into a popular Vaccheria-Latteria Bernardini, which in the 20's was transformed into a dancing and reception residence, as well as summer cabaret performances. At present it...

Via Vittoria, Rome

Via Vittoria, Rome Via Vittoria lies between Piazza di Spagna and Piazza Augusto Imperatore, and runs parallel to via Condotti and connects via del Corso with via del Babuino. Via Vittoria also near Viale Pietro De Coubertin and Via Vincenzo Bellini. The origins of the name of this street are uncertain. It is noted for being a place of Accademia Nazionale di S.Cecilia, which was completely...

Piazza di Spagna, Piazza della Trinita, Rome

Colonna dell'Immacolata (Column of Immaculate Conception), Rome At present Piazza di Spagna is a center of luxury fashionable shops and galleries of art and antiques. It has an irregular form: three different parts one attached to another. It was dominated by France to the north of the Spanish steps, where the French ambassador had a residence, and in square's southern part by Spain, where the Palace of Spanish ambassador still stands. The...

Palazzo Borghese, Rome

Palazzo Borghese on the Tiber River, Rome The palace was built by Vignola in 1560 for the Spanish cardinal Dezza. In 1596 it passed to C.Borghese, and after he became pope Paul V, the palace was given to his family, which enlarged it (architect F.Ponzio). Inside is a large courtyard with the arches posed on 96 twin columns in two storeys. The garden, nympheum and fountains were arranged by C.Rainaldi. Before 1891 the...

Fontana (Fountain) di Piazza Colonna, Piazza Colonna, Rome

Piazza Colonna, Rome Starting from the Middle Ages and until the 17th century the square was occupied by the old houses. In the middle of them was a Column of Marcus Aurelius, which gave the name to the square. Its present level is seven meters higher than the one of the ancient Rome. In the 18th century it was occupied by the fruit and drink vendors, that were substituted after 1870 by...

Palazzo Colonna/ Galleria di Piazza Colonna (o Alberto Sordi), Rome

Palazzo Colonna/ Galleria di Piazza Colonna (o Alberto Sordi), Rome It was built in 1914-1920 by the project of Dario Carbone on the site of Palazzo Piombino, demolished in 1889 for the needs of enlarging of Via del Corso. Palazzo Piombino was erected at Piazza Colonna in 1594 by G.Della Porta for Cosimo Giustini, who placed here the family collection of sculptures. This gallery was depicted by Pomarancio. Later the palace passed to other...