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Past Events

COSTUME DESIGN: BEHIND THE SCENES

SARASOTA OPERA - JANUARY 31, 2024

Howard Kaplan, Sarasota Opera's Costume Designer begins his presentation

Richard Russell gratefully accepts SICE's $3000 donation to the Sarasota Opera

Sarasota Opera singer serenades the group with "Cuore Ingrato."

SICE members gather to enjoy coffee, dessert and conversation prior to the Opera Event.  

 Maserati: Luxury Italian Car Design

 January 10, 2024

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Presenter: Nico Rondet    Event Director: Paolo Tricase

DINNER:  The Neapolitan Feast of the Seven Fishes
Thursday, December 7, 2023 
Cafe Amici - Sarasota

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LECTURE: LA LINEA ITALIANA
Dr. Rosanne Martorella
Monday, November 13, 2023

Rosanne traces the development of Italian design in architecture, fashion, automobiles, typewriters and other products.

Rosanne discusses SICE's theme for 2023-24: Iconic Italian Style

Evan Lemole, SICE scholarship winner, and Board member, Fran Plankey

Annual End-of-the Year Luncheon
April 19, 2023
Heritage Oaks Country Club

Members reminisce about this season's well-attended events and are treated to a sneak preview of the 2023-2024 season. 

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FILM EVENT
"The Sunflower"
March 22, 2023