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Spring Break in Tuscany, Italy 2020

Old apartment buildings on the coast of Tuscany.

Tuscany is one of the most treasured cities in the world. Dating back to the Bronze Age this city lays claim to seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites and is packed with a rich history of magnificent art and theatre. Students will not only get hands on experience with some of the most important fine and visual arts of the area but also have the opportunity to take in the exquisite cuisine, local architectural and natural wonders that Tuscany and surrounding areas have to offer.

Dates and Destinations

Dates: March 13 - March 21, 2020

Application Deadline: October 31, 2019

Destinations: Tuscany, Florence, Pisa, Lucca

The Course

Course Code: FPA 491
Course Title: Art and Theatre in Tuscany

This course fulfills many sections for graduation, including credits toward the BA in Arts Leadership as well as the FPA minor (based on specific disciplines: Theatre, Visual Arts, Music or Dance.)

Sunset over rolling hills in Tuscany.

Cost

The estimated cost per participant of this program is between $2,000 and $2,500. This includes the 3 credit course, roundtrip airfare, on site transportation, hotel accommodations, group dinners, comprehensive health insurance, and all cultural excursions in Tuscany, Florence, Pisa and Lucca.

Contact

For more information please contact Professor Thomas Donnarumma at tdonnarumma@iona.edu, Professor Tom Ruggio at truggio@iona.edu or studyabroad@edu.

A GPA minimum of 2.5 is required to participate in this program.