Fencing Events and Interships

2020

  • DALLA PEDANA AL SET - 100 ANNI DI CAPPA & SPADA (From the Platform to the Set - 100 years of Swashbuckling), October 17th and 18th, Accademia d’Armi Musumeci Greco, Rome. Rome Movies Festival Event, in the "Risonanze" section. Two days about Fencing and Cinema, hosted by Renzo Musumeci Greco and Novella Calligaris: live fencing assaults between able-bodied and disabled athletes, tales of many silver screen's behind-the-scenes anectodes and the showing of a montage which consists of some of the most famous duels set by Musumeci Greco's family, from 1913 to this day, edited by Enzo Musumeci Greco Jr.

  • X EDIZIONE DI “A FIL DI SPADA - GIORNATA MONDIALE DELLA SCHERMA” (10th "By the Edge of the Sword" Edition - World Fencing Day), Semptember 12th, Piazza della Rotonda (Pantheon), Rome. Able-bodied and disabled World Fencing Champions do live assaults in front of one of the World's most popular monuments. An evening about Sport and Culture, hosted by Renzo Musumeci Greco and Novella Calligaris; special guest Italian Fencing Federation's President, Giorgio Scarso.

2019

  • CONVEGNO “NOI DIVERSAMENTE UGUALI” - FAMIGLIA, LAVORO, SOCIETÀ ("Us, Differently Alike - Family, Work, Society" Conference), June 13th,  "Giorgio Gaber" Auditorium, Milan. Master Renzo Musumeci Greco (Sport and Disability: the “Scherma Senza Limiti” project) and Novella Calligaris (Olympics and Paralympics: the challenge of Milano-Cortina 2026's selection) participate in the conference.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia", in Rome.

  • "SILVER SWORD" - INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF STAGE-FENCING, in Moscow.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at Naples' "Teatro Stabile".

2018

  • "105 ANNI DI SPETTACOLO" ("105 years of Show Business") - From 1913, with Agesilao Greco, by way of Enzo and then Renzo Musumeci Greco, with Giancarlo Giannini, Michele Placido and Liliana Cavani.

  • SPAZIO ROMA LAZIO FILM COMMISSION - PROGRAMMA CINECAMPUS ATELIER 2018 (Roma Lazio Film Commission Space - Cinecampus Atelier 2018) - "Parco della Musica" Auditorium, Rome.

         "In Cinema, behind an extraordinary duel challenge, there's always a great Master of Arms"

  • VIDEOCITTÁ - "Ex Dogana", Rome -  "100 Years of Duels and Fights in the Show Business", with Enzo Musumeci Greco and Guglielmo Lello.

  • ITALIA - RUSSIA RECITAL - at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia" in Rome, with Giancarlo Giannini.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at Naples' "Teatro Stabile"....

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia", in Rome.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Teatro di Roma".

 

2017

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at Naples' "Teatro Stabile".

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at Toscana's Resident Theatre, "La Pergola" of Firenze.

2016 

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at Naples' "Teatro Stabile".

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at Toscana's Resident Theatre, "La Pergola" of Firenze.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia", in Rome.

  • CALTAGIRONE RICORDA AGESILAO GRECO A 150 ANNI DALLA NASCITA (Caltagirone commemorates Agesilao Greco 150 years after his death) - Agesilao Greco's Anniversary celebrate in Caltagirone's Municipio Square. Participants: Renzo Musumeci Greco, Gino Ioppolo (Mayor of Caltagirone), Giorgio Scarso (FIS President), Sebastiano Manzoni (President of the Sicily Fencing Regional Committee), Massimo Porta ("Accademia d’Armi A. Greco - Caltagirone"'s President).

2015

  • 9th EDITION OF “A FIL DI SPADA - LA MARATONA DI SCHERMA” ("By the Edge of the Sword - Fencing Marathon"), September 12th, via dei Fori Imperiali (Colosseum), Rome. Hosted by Novella Calligaris and Renzo Musumeci Greco; with the support of "Terzo Pilastro - Italia and Mediterraneo" Foundation.

 

 

2014

  • 8th EDITION OF “A FIL DI SPADA - LA MARATONA DI SCHERMA” ("By the Edge of the Sword - Fencing Marathon"), September 13th, via dei Fori Imperiali (Mercati Traianei), Rome. President of the Republic Giorgio Napolitano Representative Medal, 4th Edition of "The Fencing Marathon - Fencing Without Limits", with the support of "Terzo Pilastro - Italia and Mediterraneo" Foundation. Hosted by Novella Calligaris and Renzo Musumeci Greco.

  • ABC THINKING OF SPORTS - European University of Rome - "The Noble Disciple of Fencing".

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia", in Rome.

2013

  • 7th EDITION OF “A FIL DI SPADA - LA MARATONA DI SCHERMA” ("By the Edge of the Sword - Fencing Marathon"), July 13th, Lungotevere Castello, Castel Sant’Angelo, Rome. 3rd Edition of the Fencing Marathon: President of the Republic Giorgio Napolitano Representative Medal. Artistic direction by Renzo Musumeci Greco; Artistic collaboration: Pino Quartullo. Hosted by Tania Zamparo. Official Partner: Lotto Game.

 

2012

  • 6th EDITION OF “A FIL DI SPADA - LA MARATONA DI SCHERMA” ("By the Edge of the Sword - Fencing Marathon"), June 9th, Piazza del Campidoglio, Rome. 2nd Edition of the Fencing Marathon: President of the Republic Giorgio Napolitano Representative Medal, hosted by Paola Saluzzi and Renzo Musumeci Greco. Artistic direction by Renzo Musumeci Greco; Creative direction by Maria Pia D'Arienzo; Cinematographer: Daniele Nannuzzi; Music by Francesco Cara; Directed for television by Aldo Sarullo.

  • FENCING FESTIVAL AT QUIRINO THEATRE, September 22nd, Rome -  2nd Edition: A big festival about show business and sport, with launch of future projects and recollection of past successes, photo and video projections, and a lot of recognition. A two-hours meeting between fencers, politicians, show-business and culture guests, dedicated to Olympic Fencers who won a medal in London Olympic Games. To mark the occasion, the City of Rome rewards some medalists at Mayor Gianni Alemanno's presence. Guests of honor are Aldo Montano and Luigi Samele, Sabre-Team champions, Dino Gasperini, Councillor for Cultural Policy, and many more.

  • I TRE MOSCHETTIERI 3D IN DVD (The Three Musketeers 3D in DVD), April 6th, Galleria Colonna, Rome. Fencing flash mob inside Rome's Galleria Colonna, in front of Feltrinelli bookstore, on the occasion of DVD launch. To the sword, 20 frenzied Musketeers: Giovanni Archetti, Stefano Arnodo, Andrea Bartolucci, Pietro Becattini, Flaminia Canichella, Vittorio De Antoni, Tullio De Santis, Eugenio D’Orazio, Martina Ganassin, Enrico Malatesta, Fabio Miraldi, Domenico Musumeci Greco, Luca Pignotti, Michele Pirrazzo, Lorenzo Praticò, Valentina Salvino, Eleonora Torcia, Andrea Valentini and Camilla Van Staaden, all led by Master Renzo Musumeci Greco. Special Guest, Aldo Montano.

  • HEART & FASHION, March 21st, Grand Hotel, Rome. On this occasion, 6 fencers, led by Master Renzo Musumeci Greco, become models and special guest of a "Fashion for charity" event at Rome's Grand Hotel. As fencers who "walk the catwalk", Martina Ganassin, Domenico Musumeci Greco, Fabrizio Verrone, Stefano Arnodo, Luca Pignotti and Michele Pirrazzo.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia", in Rome.

2011

  • 5th EDITION OF “A FIL DI SPADA - LA MARATONA DI SCHERMA” ("By the Edge of the Sword - Fencing Marathon"), June 11th, Piazza Capranica, Rome. Artistic Director: Renzo Musumeci Greco; directed for television by Aldo Sarullo.

  • REVEAL OF THE MEMORIAL PLAQUE dedicated to Enzo Musumeci Greco, December 12th, Accademia d'Armi Musumeci Greco, Rome. The ceremony was attended by Councillor for Culture Dino Gasperini and the Commissioner for Cultural Heritage Umberto Broccoli, as well as many other authorities. In the centennial of Enzo Musumeci Greco's birth, the city of Rome felt it was appropriate to commemorate him by a memorial plaque affixed on via del Seminario building's facade, historical branch of our Fencing Academy.

  • LA FESTA DELLA SCHERMA AL TEATRO QUIRINO (Fencing Festival at Quirino Theatre), Rome. Press conference and performance in order to introduce future projects and successes of the past, photo and video projection, and many awards.

  • “ARMI ANTICHE ALLA BIBLIOTECA NAZIONALE” ("Antique Weapons at the National Library"), introducing a utility for the research and investigation about antique weapons' subject, from source until legislation, duels and fencing. Participants: Osvaldo Avallone, Clemente Marigliani and Master Renzo Musumeci Greco.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia", in Rome.

2010

  • I PROMESSI SPOSI AL DUOMO DI MILANO ("The Betrothed" at Milan's Duomo) - Master Renzo Musumeci Greco, Lorenzo Praticò and Cristian Mini, all black-tie, sing a preview of the musical opera I Promessi Sposi, in the presence of Archbishop Tettamanzi and an audience of 5000. The event was broadcast live on Rai 3 - Regione Lombardia.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia", in Rome.

2009

  • INTRODUCING "RAI TV" DVD of the TV series Caravaggio at Feltrinelli Bookshop, Galleria Colonna, Rome. Participants: Alessio Boni, Angelo Longoni, Ida di Benedetto, Marta Bifano, Vittorio Maria de Bonis and Maurizio Marini.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia", in Rome.

2008

  • 4th EDITION OF "A FIL DI SPADA - ASPETTANDO PECHINO" ("By the Edge of the Sword - Waiting for Beijing"), March 12th, Brancaccio Theatre, Rome. 4th International Fencing Tournament hosted by Antonio Stornaiolo with Renzo Musumeci Greco, directed for television by Aldo Sarullo. With Aldo Montano, Giampiero Pastore, Luigi Samele, Wang Jingzhi, Zhong Man, Zhou Hanmining, Daniela Fazzolari and Chantal Cidonio. With the extraordinary participation of Margherita Granbassi. With Tai Chi Chuan artists/athletes Master Mario Mandrà, Master Laura Autru Brandimarti, Valeria Sanna, Chiara Satta, Andrea Mandelli and Andrea Bonifacini. Main sponsor: Lancia Automobiles.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at National Dance Academy, in Rome.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia", in Rome.

  • IUSM – INAUGURATION OF 2008/2009 ACADEMIC YEAR, special guests, fencers Pietro Becattini, Giannandrea Parisi and Domenico Musumeci Greco.

  • LE 82 GIORNATE DI CIVITAVECCHIA (The 82 days of Civitavecchia), historical reconstruction directed by Pino Quartullo and Renzo Musumeci Greco. With the involvement of Gabriele Borruto, Ruggero Busetti, Massimo Cimaglia, Vittorio Maria de Bonis, Emanuele di Giosafatte,  Marina Furegon, Martina Ganassin, Stefano Giommoni, Nicolò Merendino, Cristina Montesi, Enzo Musumeci Greco, Francesco Eugenio Negro, Franco Pavoncello, Lorenzo Praticò, Massimiliano Scafi, Dario Spampinato.

  • 60TH ANNIVERSARY OF NATIONAL DANCE ACADEMY, June 5th, 6th and 7th. The Academy students perform "The Fencing Kids", by Master Renzo Musumeci Greco.

  • “QUANDO LA SCHERMA FA SPETTACOLO - INCONTRI D’ECCEZIONE: CARAVAGGIO, DAL PENNELLO ALLA SPADA” ("When Fencing is Spectacle - Exceptional Encounters: Caravaggio, from the brush to the sword), February 10th, Rome. Special guests, Alessio Boni and Paola Saluzzi.

  • DEBATE ABOUT THE LAST LEGION MOVIE, February 6th, Feltrinelli Bookshop, Rome. Valerio Massimo Manfredi and Renzo Musumeci Greco meet the audience. Event moderator: Maurizio Giammusso.

  • THE LAST LEGION DVD LAUNCH, February 5th, Rome. Master Renzo Musumeci Greco, along with acrobat/actors Marco Circhirillo and Nicolo Di Ricco, stages the movie duels in via del Corso, in Rome, at Mondadori Multicenter.

  • FESTIVAL DELL'INCANTO 2008 (Enchantement Festival 2008), 4th Edition of the Enchantement Festival in Saliceto (CU). With Lorenzo Ruffo, Maurizio Donadoni, Andra Battistini and other famous guests.

2007

  • 3rd EDITION OF “A FIL DI SPADA - MEMORIAL ENZO MUSUMECI GRECO” ("By the Edge of the Sword - Memorial Enzo Musumeci Greco"), July 18th, Pincio Terrace, Rome, as part of "Rome's Summer". 3rd International Fencing Tournament Italy vs Rest of the World, hosted by Antonio Stornaiolo, Daniela Fazzolari and Renzo Musumeci Greco, directed for television by Aldo Sarullo. With Aldo Montano, Margherita Granbassi, Andrea Cassarà, Martino Minuto, Aida Mohamed, Mihai Covaliu, Benjamin Kleibrink and Slawomir Mocek. With the extraordinary participation of Gina Lollobrigida, "the most beautiful woman in the world". Main sponsor: Lancia Automobiles.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia", in Rome.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at National Dance Academy, in Rome.

  • “QUANDO LA SCHERMA FA SPETTACOLO – INCONTRI D’ECCEZIONE: ORSON WELLES IN ITALIA” ("When Fencing is Spectacle - Exceptional Encounters: Orson Welles in Italy), February 22nd, Rome. The book's author, Alberto Anile, is Renzo Musumeci Greco's guest inside the Academy in order to present his book.

2006

  • 2nd EDITION OF "A FIL DI SPADA - MEMORIAL ENZO MUSUMECI GRECO" ("By the Edge of the Sword - Memorial Enzo Musumeci Greco"), September 4th, Pincio Terrace, Rome, as part of "Rome's Summer". 2nd International Fencing Tournament (2nd Diunamai Trophy) Italy vs Rest of the World (Germany, Poland, Romania, Hungary), hosted by Paola Saluzzi, Marco Franzelli and Renzo Musumeci Greco. With Aldo Montano, Valentina Vezzali, Giovanna Trillini, Luigi Tarantino, Sylvia Gruchala, Aida Mohamed, Mihai Covaliu e Nicolas Limbach. With Maurizio Donadoni playing the role of Cyrano de Bergerac and the participation of Finance Police's Marching Band.

  • FENCING CLASS for the "Commedia dell'Arte" students, managed by Michele Monetta at "Silvio D'Amico" National Drama Academy.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia", in Rome.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at National Dance Academy, in Rome.

  • OPERA FESTIVAL, September 15th, Odescalchi Castle, Bracciano. Performance of a theatrical pièce and antique and modern fencing performance.

  • "GOLDEN GRAAL", conference at Rome's "Casa del Cinema" (House of Cinema).

2005

  • 1st EDITION OF "A FIL DI SPADA - LA MARATONA DI SCHERMA" ("By the Edge of the Sword - Fencing Marathon"), May 18th-July 7th, Rome, as part of "Rome's Summer". Events hosted by Paola Saluzzi, Marco Franzelli and Renzo Musumeci Greco: "A Fil di Spada - Il duello dalle origini agli ori olimpici" ("By the Edge of the Sword - The duel from its origins to Olympic gold medals"), exhibit in partnership with Rome's Central National Library; "A Fil di Spada – Il cinema delle armi e degli amori" ("By the Edge of the Sword - The Arms and Love Cinema", film festival with 64 movies screened at Sala Trevi-Alberto Sordi (Rome); Scaramouche, outdoor screening of George Sidney movie in PIazza Farnese (Rome); The Mark of Zorro, screening of Fred Niblo movie at "Casa del Jazz" (Rome); I quattro moschettieri (The Four Musketeers), screening of Carlo Bragaglia's work and other 9 movies at UGC Ciné Cité Parco Leonardo (Rome); "1° Trofeo Diunamai - Memorial Enzo Musumeci Greco" ("1st Diunamai Trophy - Memorial Enzo Musumeci Greco"), July 7th, Italy vs Rest of the World, Piazza Farnese (Rome).

  • FENCING INTERNSHIP for the students of the Acting School of Catania's "Teatro Stabile", managed by Lamberto Puggelli.

  • 'STAGE COMBAT' REFRESHER TRAINING at "Silvio D'Amico" National Drama Academy.

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia", in Rome.

  • PREMIO "LA RUOTA D'ORO" 2004-2005 ("Golden Wheel" Award 2004-2005), April 13th, Rome. Master Renzo Musumeci Greco is awarded by Laura Delli Colli for his activity in the film sector.

  • "LIRICA DEL MARE" (Opera of the Sea), duels at the Sea Museum, in partnership with Genova's Theatre "Carlo Felice".

  • “LO SPETTACOLO DELL'ARTE E L'ARTE DELLO SPETTACOLO. PERCORSI EDUCATIVI PER IL DIRITTO ALLA CULTURA” ("The Beauty of the Art and the Art of Performing. Educational Paths for the right to culture"), 10th "Agiscuola" National Congress. Managing Director: Luciana Della Fornace. Conference held by Renzo Musumeci Greco with live fencing performance.

  • “MINI NOIR”, fencing class for children at Courmayeur's "Noir in Festival".

  • “POESIA IN VIA GIULIA” ("Poetry in via Giulia"), literary event in Piazza dell'Oro, via Giulia, Rome. "The Sky, the House, the Church, the Boulevard", Architect Francesco Borromini, with actor Valerio Aprea.

2004

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia", in Rome.

  • FESTA D’ARMI “A FIL DI LAMA – LA SCHERMA AL CENTRO SPERIMENTALE DI CINEMATOGRAFIA: UNA TRADIZIONE CHE SI RINNOVA” ("By the Edge of the Blade - Fencing at Experimental Cinema Center: A Renewing Tradition" Arms Festival), Rome, Accademia d’Armi Musumeci Greco. In partnership with Rome's "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia". Guest of honor: Giancarlo Giannini.

  • “SOTTODICIOTTO” ("Undereighteen"), kids movie festival in Turin. Zorro marathon, conference and practical demostration with Steve della Casa.

2003

  • STAGE-FENCING COACH at "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia", in Rome.

  • “ENZO MUSUMECI GRECO” TROPHY, Sassari Brigade. Competions in rememebrance of Master Enzo Musumeci Greco.

2001

  • TEACHER FOR “GIULIETTA E ROMEO” SEMINAR at Catania's "Teatro Stabile".

1999

  • “100 ANNI DEL CINEMA” ("100 Years of Cinema"), exhibit at Cinecittà (Rome) for the centennial of Cinema's birth.

  • “NOIR IN FESTIVAL”, Courmayeur, Master Renzo Musumeci Greco is the guest of honor of the Gala Evening.

1997

  • WORLD PREMIERE OF MONTBLANC PENS COLLECTION, "ALEXANDRE DUMAS" MODEL. Live performance of the duel between the Three Musketeers and Cardinal Richelieu's guards.

1996

  • “BRACCIANO – MONTBLANC”, Renzo Musumeci Greco with the Four Musketeers.

  • “CYRANO E D’ARTAGNAN” ("Cyrano and D'Artagnan"), “I duelli Romantici” ("The Romantic Duels") preparation.

  • “IL PRIMO CAVALIERE” ("The First Knight"), duel's preparation with Gabriella Carlucci for the launch of First Knight movie in Rome, via Veneto.

1995

  • “IL FANTASTICO MONDO DEL FANTASTICO” ("The Awesome World of Awesome"), reenactment of the 'Pirate Ship' duel at Odescalchi Castle, in Bracciano.

  • “LA TAVERNA DI SCARAMOUCHE” ("The Scaramouche Tavern"), duels preparation and event direction.

1994

  • FENCING DISPLAY FOR TELETHON '94, in Rome, Piazza del Pantheon.

  • INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF SPORTS CINEMA, (*) Turin.

1992

  • “LA TAVERNA DEI BRAVI” ("The Bravi's Tavern"), (*) Rome, Piazza Navona, duels preparation and event direction.

1986

  • “CIAK D’ORO” - TV SORRISI E CANZONI ("Golden Ciak" - TV Sorrisi e Canzoni), (*) Brancaccio Theatre, Rome.

(*)  Works done by Renzo Musumeci Greco in partnership with his father Enzo.