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The 39th Annual I Migliori Awards Dinner - Apr 6, 2024 @ Spinelli’s Hall

April 6, 2024 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Spinelli’s Banquet Hall
10 Newbury Street Peabody
MA 01960
$100 per person
Dr. Domenic Amara

Dr. Domenic Amara, President

Rosario Cascio, Chairman





The 39th Annual I Migliori Awards Dinner will be held on April 6th, 2024 

at Spinelli’s Hall in Peabody, MA. This is the Pirandello’s signature event which honors outstanding men and women of Italian heritage who have demonstrated outstanding professional and personal achievement and extraordinary contributions to the Italian American community. The 2024 Honorees are:


Dr. Mary C. Rorro

Justice Frank Gaziano

Fr. William Bucciferro

Entrepreneur Domenico Staniscia

Fashion Designer Sondra Celli

Univ. Vice President Marguerite La Rosa Dennis


The I Migliori Award – the Best in Mind and Deed – has been called by Boston Magazine the most prestigious award that an individual of Italian American descent can receive. It is presented by the Pirandello Lyceum, by a eminent group of Italian Americans dedicated to maintaining, celebrating and sharing Italian culture in America.  


Dinner Tickets are $ 100 per person. Proceeds from the dinner benefit the Pirandello Scholarship Fund which last year provided five scholarships to college-bound students who intend to study Italian Language and Culture.  Members and supporters of the Pirandello Lyceum may make reservations to attend the I Migliori Awards Dinner by sending checks payable to the Pirandello Lyceum, to James Pinzino, Pirandello Lyceum, P.O.Box 227, Marlborough, MA 01750. 



 The details are noted below. For additional information, contact Dr. Domenic Amara, 617-913-6842


Saturday evening, April 6, 2024

Dinner 6:30 P.M.

Spinelli’s Banquet Hall

10 Newbury Street

Peabody, MA 01960 


In addition, Lino Rullo GR UFF, the Pirandello Lyceum’s Scholarship Fundraising Chairman, is also reaching out to members and friends for special contributions of $100, or whatever you can, for the Scholarship Fund. Those contributing to this fund will have their name appear on the I Migliori Program Booklet. These Special Scholarship Contributions are made payable to the Pirandello Lyceum and may be mailed to James Pinzino, Pirandello Lyceum, P.O. Box 227, Marlborough, MA 01750. Please note on check ” Special Scholarship Contribution” so it is not confused with Dinner Tickets.