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NCW Magazine Kicks Off The Italian Opera Festival By Bringing What’s New and What’s Hot In Italian and American Fashion For Both Children and Adults To The Italian Cultural Institute

LOS ANGELES, CA (SEPTEMBER 29, 2014) – On October 3, 2014, NCW Magazine will be hosting its 2nd annual NCW Style Night, sponsored by its host, the Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles to kick-start the highly anticipated Italian Opera Festival (IOF)

The festivities begin with the Green Carpet arrival, at 6:30pm on Friday, October 3rd. Globe-trotting supermodel, TV Host and author, the lovely Kristen Eykel, will host the evening’s festivities. Following the runway show, guests will enjoy a hosted bar and hors d’oeuvres while designers, influential stylists, bloggers, trendsetters and tastemakers mix and mingle. Guests will also be able to purchase early bird tickets for the Italian Opera Festival at UCLA Schoenberg Hall on October 24th and 25th.

“To start the Italian Opera Festival off with a bang, we wanted to draw attention to one of the biggest example of Italian Excellence: Fashion,” says Barbara Manconi, Founder and Publisher of NCW Magazine, “Opera and Fashion have always been very connected and we are extremely excited to kick off the Italian Opera season with a fashion show at the Italian Cultural Institute.”

Among many special guests of the evening, Maestro Stefano Vignati, Artistic Director of the Italian Opera Festival, and Claudio Ferri, General Manager of the Italian American Opera Foundation. During the evening the Italian American Opera Foundation will raffle 2 seats at the exclusive VIP BVLGARI dinner on October 25th.

About Italian Cultural Institute

Located in principal cities on five continents, the Italian Cultural Institutes are ideal meeting places for intellectuals and artists, for professionals working with cultural organizations and events, and for members of the public interested in culture. The Institutes serve both citizens of their host countries and Italian citizens who wish to commence or maintain a rapport with Italy. Propelling a wide range of cultural initiatives and events, the Institutes offer a taste of Italy and a source for up to date information on “Sistema Paese.” They have become an essential point of reference for Italian collectives abroad and for the growing demand for Italian culture, which is evident around the world.

About NCW Magazine

NCW Magazine is a sustainable lifestyle magazine that promotes the attractive side of sustainability to modern parents who welcome a visual challenge, demand superb quality and crave intellectual creativity. Born with the ambition to inspire positive change in a new generation of parents that today are facing educational, ecological

Media Contact:

Amanda Hedlund

Public Relations Director 310-721-3339

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and social challenges. The idea is to provide modern parents with a platform to learn, exchange and reflect over alternative choices and alternative ways to raise their children. Design-driven with a modern outlook on parenting today, NCW offers a window into the world of sustainability, its players and its benefits to a discerning audience that is willing to contribute without sacrifices and sacrificing.

About the Italian Opera Festival

Now in its 3rd edition, the IOF, a three day musical program, has become synonymous with Italian Culture, Style, Entertainment and an opportunity to experience Italy without ever leaving the US.
New to this year’s edition an expanded Italian Village, where different
vendors from Italy and the U.S. will have the chance to showcase (and sell) their products, recreating the sights, sounds and aromas of the Italian countryside, and attendees will have a chance to experience what Italians call “La Dolce Vita”.

For more information about the event, or to schedule interviews with NCW’s Publisher Barbara Manconi, Maestro Vignati or any of the designers, contact Amanda Hedlund –

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