Gran gal angeli sulle punte: an extraordinary dance show in the Verona Arena to remember the tragedy of September 11

11 September 2012


This coming 11 September, in the splendid Arena di Verona, dance will be the protagonist of an engaging evening which promises to be one of the most spectacular events in the Arena di Verona 2012.

Dedicated to the victims of the World Trade Centre massacre and in continuation of the sad anniversary, the gran galà angeli sulle punte will present in the scenery of the Arena di Verona a great show with Eleonora Abbagnato, who will be accompanied by guests of great importance like Les Ballets Trockadero, to create one of the most amazing Verona events in 2012.

Gran galà angeli sulle punte will be a unique and exhilarating where art and poetry will merge in an incredible Arena di Verona ballet show, accompanied by the impeccable technique that characterizes Eleonora Abbagnato's ballet and that of other great dancers.

A ballerina in the Paris Opera since 2001, Eleonora Abbagnato will give the public in the Arena di Verona all the magic and emotion possible in her enchanting dance. Famous and appreciated all over the world for her performances, Eleonora Abbagnato will perform in a fascinating ballet show in a tribute to the victims of the American tragedy. Also taking part with her in this emotional ballet at the Arena di Verona will be renowned Italian and International ballerinas.

In Verona the following performers will be staged: Denis and Anastasia Matvienko, Kiev Opera and Ballet from Mariinskij Theatre in St Petersburg; Olga Kif'Yak and Jan Vanja, Kiev Opera; Egor Scepaciov and Nadejda Scepaciova, Ukraine Ballet Academy; Beatrice Carbone, ballerina from the Scala Theatre in Milan, and other important names from the national dance team. Ballerinas from the famous Les Ballets Trockadero, will also be participating, an exclusive group of male dancers, who in tutus and ballet shoes will bring to the Arena di Verona one of the most irreverent and funniest shows in modern dance.

Expected to be one of the greatest Verona summer events, the Angels on Tiptoes Gala is an event of great interest: an exceptional Verona Arena show to remember one of the most dramatic moments in history for decades.

Tickets for the Verona Arena 2012 are already on sale! Hurry and buy your ticket to experience a magical dance evening in the historic setting of the Arena di Verona.

And after the show don't miss out on the timeless charm of the city of Romeo and Juliet, book one of the numerous hotels in Verona available through!

By Insidecom Editorial Staff


Period: 11 September 2012

Event location: Arena di Verona, Piazza Br, Verona

Contacts: Arena di Verona-tickets: for sale on, Verona BoxOffice and Unicredit circuit.