Cortina Ice Gala: in Cortina, an ice skating show that will prove to be the protagonist of a magical evening with music and entertainment!

18 August 2012


18 August sees the return of one of the most captivating Cortina dAmpezzo events, a spectacular show on ice performed by the most famous names in artistic ice skating, in the splendid setting of the Olympic Ice Stadium in Cortina dAmpezzo.

Of all the appealing sporting events in 2012, the Cortina Ice Show will be magnetic and full of adrenalin. The stars on ice in Cortina will captivate spectators from the start with their performance of gentle rhythms, classics and fast paced music. The best Italian and International ice skating athletics will display a one-off performance of individual and couple dancing, aswell as figure and synchronized dancing at the Cortina Ice Skating Rink.

Ice Skating in Cortina will include the following protagonists:

-Evgeni Plushenko, the Russian athlete considered to be one of the most important ice skaters, with two world titles and three Olympic medals;

-Tomas Verner, the undisputed national champion from Czech Republic, with ten conquered medals from the Grand Prix World Cup;

-Vladimir Besedin and Oleksiy Polischuk, ice skating and gymnastics will present at the Cortina Olympic Ice Stadium their best known and exciting routines;

-Stefania Breton and Ondrej Hotarek, Italian ice skating champions who have brought Italy back to the top of worldwide couple figure skating;

-Valentina Marchei, winner of 4 titles from the Italian Championships, and ready to ignite the Cortina Ice Rink with her charisma and artistic passions;

-Lorenza Alessandrini and Simone Vaturi, promising newcomers to ice skating in Italy;

-Elisa Angeli, arrives in Cortina having performed in the New York Ice Theatre, thanks to her original routines and acrobatics,and with a new challenge in sight: the prestigious Cirque du Soleil;

- to finish, 15 skaters from the national Italian team are ready to enthuse the public in Cortina dAmpezzo with displays which will involve different musical genres. At the Cortina Ice Skating Stadium a large sporting event of international scope will take place: Cortina Ice Show, a unique and magical evening where you can watch the live performance of famous ice skaters on a world stage. ...

And those, after the show, wishing to stay overnight in a hotel in Cortina d'Ampezzo have a wide selection of hotels to choose from!

By Insidecom Editorial Staff