South Georgian Quarter

Pizzica and Tammurriata Italian folkdance workshops

Istituto Italiano di Cultura

Eliana Valentini (visual artist, dance teacher & performer) will guide you through the history and meaning of these dances, sharing her personal experience and passion. She will also teach you the basics steps and explain the rhythm and music structure. No previous dance experience is required. Workshops take place in the Pavillion room.

Pizzica: 5pm-5.40pm
Tammurriata: 7pm-7.40pm

This event is part of the European Culture Trail – a EUNIC Ireland (European Union National Institutes for Culture) initiative for Culture Night in cooperation with the European Commission Representation in Ireland.
Whether you plan to come to town this year or enjoy Culture Night from home, immerse yourself in the diversity of European languages and cultures on the European Culture Trail, where delights from different European countries await you.

Embassy of the Republic of Bulgaria
European Commission
French Embassy @ National Gallery of Ireland
Alliance Française
Goethe-Institut Irland
Embassy of Greece
Istituto Italiano di Cultura
Embassy of Portugal
Embassy of the Republic of Slovenia
Instituto Cervantes

For those visiting European Culture Trail events in person, you are invited to download our “European Culture Trail Treasure Hunt” passport here  and collect stamps or signatures at each stop. Those passports with the most stamps at the end of the night will be entered into a raffle for the chance to win some wonderful prizes.

Genres: Arts | Crafts | Traditional Skills, Dance, Heritage (Tangible | Intangible)
Age Suitability: 16+
Address: Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Fitzwilliam Square East, Dublin, Ireland
Phone: 016620509
Locations: South Georgian Quarter
Event Start Time (pm)
5 pm
7 pm
Event End Time (pm)
5.45 pm
7.45 pm
Booking required