Le Grand Bal d'Italie
18.30 Triumphant welcome by Alkuone
Cocktail accompanied by the notes of Fred Bongusto (1935-2019)19.30 Gala dinner: Gastronomic tour of Italy by chef Angelo Galasso (Pane & Olio)21.30 Venise: Bacewicz Quartet, Concert in B minor for four violins (A. Vivaldi)21.35 Welcome speeches21.45 Naples: Opening waltz22.00 Ballroom and latin dances with Orchestra Italiana Bruxelles (M° Angelo Gregorio)23.15 Apulia: ‘Pizzica’ and traditional dances with Terra Nostra Gruppo Folk23.35 Genoa: Tribute to Fabrizio De André (1940-1999) in waltz time23.40 Savoury break offered by La Panzerottata, Consorzio Artigiani Pasticceri Bergamaschi and Campari-One hundred years of Negroni23.45 Ballroom and latin dances with Orchestra Italiana Bruxelles (M° Angelo Gregorio)00.00 Charity tombola drawing: Win prizes for all over Italy!01.00 Disco music with dj Laloi03.00 End of the gala During the evening:‘Leonardo. Gentle genius’: 500 year celebrations by the Italian Embassy in Brussels
70th anniversary Abarth by Motor Village Belgium
Roman holiday: Vespa exhibit by Garage Vincent
Sardinia: Traditional tapestry by Studio Pratha
‘Souvenir d’Italie’: Photo exhibit by Welcome in Passione Foto – Bring home an original portrait of Italy. All proceeds to Alzheimer Più project –…and other surprises inspired from the best of Bel Paese!