The Giovani Leoni ETS Foundation, founded with a philanthropic spirit by Christian and David Barzazi in Mirano in 2013, is on a mission to support scientific research and provide social-health assistance to children with Cerebral Palsy. In its latest endeavor, the foundation is thrilled to promote and organize the Charity Gala “Guardando le stelle” (“Looking at the Stars“).
This extraordinary event promises an enchanting evening of artistry and grace, featuring some of the most distinguished dancers from esteemed theaters around the world. Prepare to be mesmerized by the exceptional talent of Nicoletta Manni and Timofej Andrijashenko, principal dancers from the revered Teatro alla Scala in Milan. Joining them are Iana Salenko, Dinu Tamazlacaru, and Ksenia Ovsyanick, principal dancers from the prestigious Staatsballett in Berlin. The list of exceptional performers continues with Jack Gasztowitt and Inès Mcintosh from the renowned Paris Opera, Guilherme Gameiro Alves from the Croatian National Theatre, and Vita Schlegl from Kamnik’s Sinsin dance club, along with many other captivating artists.
The purpose of this grand gathering is to raise funds in support of the “Brain up” project, which focuses on scientific research for the early rehabilitation of children with cerebral palsy through the transformative Feldenkrais method. By attending this charity gala, you contribute to a cause that will make a significant impact on the lives of children facing neurological challenges.
Under the artistic direction of Guilherme Gameiro Alves, the evening promises to be a celebration of movement, passion, and humanity, uniting dancers from different corners of the world to share their exceptional artistry for a meaningful cause.
Mark your calendars for this extraordinary event, a night where dance and compassion intertwine, and where you can witness the magic of ballet while contributing to a noble cause. Together, we will look at the stars and create a brighter future for children with cerebral palsy.
Location: Malibran Theater, Venice
Schedule: Oct.15, 2023