Bilingual Talks

Here you can find a comprehensive list of all our bilingual talks. These unique learning experiences are delivered in different venues across Havering. Pick up some Italian whilst enjoying a meal and some vino! 

Our presentations are delivered by native Italian teachers and planned to be held regularly throughout the year. We recommend you attend all of them so that you can be totally immersed in the ‘Italian experience’.

 

All our talks are suitable for absolute beginners as well as for those with some knowledge of Italian.

Presentations are delivered at:

Europa Centre: The Walk – Hornchurch – RM11 3TL
7:30pm start
Entrance fee: £5
Please complete the booking form to reserve your place.

Tarantino’s: 51 High St – Hornchurch – RM11 1TP
6:30pm start
Antipasto + main course + glass of wine: £15

  • Mon
    15
    Jan
    2018
    6:30 pmOsteria Due Fratelli - RM12 6JL

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

    Rome is not only art (Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel) history (the Forum and the Colosseum), culture (the Vatican Museums)  and religion (St Peter's Basilica). It is also, as we shall see together, extremely beautiful and incredibly romantic.

    Roma non è solo arte (la Cappella Sistina di Michelangelo)  storia (il Foro e il Colosseo),  cultura (i Musei Vaticani) e religion (la Basilica di San Pietro). È anche, come vedremo insieme, extremamente bella ed incredibilmente romantica.

  • Mon
    22
    Jan
    2018
    7:30 pmEuropa Centre - The Walk, Hornchurch - RM11 3TL

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

    Venice is known for its canals, its palazzi, its churches, its museums. Join us for an evening in which you’ll discover how, every year, it magically changes into a whirlwind of music, masks and costumes for the carnival, a few days before the beginning of Lent.

    Venezia è nota per i suoi canali, i suoi palazzi , le sue chiese, i suoi musei. Venite da noi per una serata durante la quale scoprirete come, ogni anno, per magìa, si trasforma in un turbinìo di musica, maschere e costumi per il Carnevale, qualche giorno prima dell’inizio della Quaresima.

  • Mon
    29
    Jan
    2018
    6:30 pmLuigi's - IG1 3RG

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

     

  • Mon
    05
    Feb
    2018
    6:30 pmOsteria Due Fratelli - RM12 6JL

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

    Modena is a city in Emilia-Romagna. It’s known for its balsamic vinegar, its Ferrari and Lamborghini sports cars and its opera heritage. Luciano Pavarotti, the world-famous tenor, was born here.

    Modena si trova in Emilia-Romagna. È conosciuta per l’aceto balsamico, per le Ferrari, le Lamborghini e per il suo retaggio operistico. Qui è nato Luciano Pavarotti, il tenore famoso in tutto il mondo.

     

  • Mon
    19
    Feb
    2018
    7:30 pmEuropa Centre - The Walk, Hornchurch - RM11 3TL

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

    You will practise pronunciation by listening and repeating and you will understand the lyrics by analyzing chunks of language in detail.

    Potrai praticare la pronuncia ascoltando e ripetendo e capirai il significato del testo analizzando segmenti di lingua. 

     

  • Mon
    26
    Feb
    2018
    6:30 pmLuigi's - IG1 3RG

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

     

  • Mon
    05
    Mar
    2018
    6:30 pmOsteria Due Fratelli - RM12 6JL

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

    Siena, in central Italy’s Tuscany region, is well-known for its medieval brick buildings. Its 17 historic contrade (districts) extend outward from its fan-shaped central square, piazza del Campo.

    Siena, in Toscana (Italia centrale), è conosciuta grazie ai suoi palazzi medievali in pietra. Le sue 17 contrade storiche si diramano da piazza del Campo, la sua piazza centrale a forma di ventaglio.

  • Mon
    12
    Mar
    2018
    7:30 pmEuropa Centre - The Walk, Hornchurch - RM11 3TL

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

    Pasqua is Passover as well as Easter. In our presentation we will be referring to the latter, the Christian festival, and introducing you to the various peculiar traditions observed in Italy.

    Pasqua si riferisce alla Pasqua Ebraica oltre a quella Cristiana. La nostra presentazione verterà su quest’ultima e vi farà conoscere le varie peculiari tradizioni che vengono osservate in Italia.

  • Mon
    26
    Mar
    2018
    6:30 pmLuigi's - IG1 3RG

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

     

  • Wed
    28
    Mar
    2018
    7:00 pmTarantino - RM11 1TP

    Please call 01708 504030 to reserve your place. First come, first served!

    28/3/18 - 7pm - Tarantino - 51 High St, Hornchurch RM11 1TP
    £25: Two-course meal and a glass of wine (there will be no bilingual talk on the night)

    Starters
    Caprese (V)
    Prosciutto e melone
    Coppa di gamberetti
    Polpettte al sugo
    Croccante di pesce
    Funghi ripieni (V)

    Main courses
    Pollo Cacciatora
    Medaglioni di vitello alla crema
    Agnello al forno
    Filetto di branzino
    Salmone Cardinale
    Tagliatelle Tarantina (V)

  • Mon
    16
    Apr
    2018
    6:30 pmTarantino - RM11 1TP

    Please call 01708 504030 to book

    Bologna is the lively, historic capital of the Emilia-Romagna region, in northern Italy. Its Piazza Maggiore is lined with arched colonnades, cafes, medieval and Renaissance buildings.  It is famous for the Basilica di San Petronio and its two towers, Asinelli and Garisenda. Its university, founded in 1088, is the one of the oldest in the world.

    Bologna è il vivace capoluogo storico dell’Emilia-Romagna (Italia settentrionale). La sua Piazza Maggiore è circondata da colonnati, caffè, palazzi medievali e rinascimentali.  È famosa per la Basilica di San Petronio e le sue due torri, la Torre degli Asinelli e la Torre Garisenda. La sua università, fondata nel 1088, è una delle più antiche al mondo.

  • Mon
    23
    Apr
    2018
    7:30 pmEuropa Centre - RM11 3TL

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    30
    Apr
    2018
    6:30 pmLuigi's - IG1 3RG

    Please call Luigi's on 0208 554 1229 to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    14
    May
    2018
    6:30 pmTarantino - RM11 1TP

    Please call Tarantino's on 01708 504030 to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    21
    May
    2018
    7:30 pmEuropa Centre - RM11 3TL

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    11
    Jun
    2018
    6:30 pmTarantino - RM11 1TP

    Please call Tarantino's on 01708 504030 to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    18
    Jun
    2018
    7:30 pmEuropa Centre - RM11 3TL

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    25
    Jun
    2018
    6:30 pmLuigi's - IG1 3RG

    Please call Luigi's on 0208 554 1229 to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    16
    Jul
    2018
    6:30 pmTarantino - RM11 1TP

    Please call Tarantino's on 01708 504030 to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    23
    Jul
    2018
    7:30 pmEuropa Centre - RM11 3TL

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    30
    Jul
    2018
    6:30 pmLuigi's - IG1 3RG

    Please call Luigi's on 0208 554 1229 to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    10
    Sep
    2018
    6:30 pmTarantino - RM11 1TP

    Please call Tarantino's on 01708 504030 to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    17
    Sep
    2018
    7:30 pmEuropa Centre - RM11 3TL

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    24
    Sep
    2018
    6:30 pmLuigi's - IG1 3RG

    Please call Luigi's on 0208 554 1229 to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    08
    Oct
    2018
    6:30 pmTarantino - RM11 1TP

    Please call Tarantino's on 01708 504030 to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    15
    Oct
    2018
    7:30 pmEuropa Centre - RM11 3TL

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    29
    Oct
    2018
    6:30 pmLuigi's - IG1 3RG

    Please call Luigi's on 0208 554 1229 to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    12
    Nov
    2018
    6:30 pmTarantino - RM11 1TP

    Please call Tarantino's on 01708 504030 to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    19
    Nov
    2018
    7:30 pmEuropa Centre - RM11 3TL

    Please complete the Booking Form to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    26
    Nov
    2018
    6:30 pmLuigi's - IG1 3RG

    Please call Luigi's on 0208 554 1229 to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    03
    Dec
    2018
    6:30 pmTarantino - RM11 1TP

    Please call Tarantino's on 01708 504030 to reserve your place.

  • Mon
    10
    Dec
    2018
    6:30 pmTarantino - RM11 1TP

    Please call Tarantino's on 01708 504030 to reserve your place.