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Teatro alla Scala, the Gala in homage to Carla Fracci is back
The second edition of the event set up by the director of dance Manuel Legris will see extraordinary artists on stage such as Alessandra Ferri, Roberto Bolle, Jacopo Tissi
Organized by: Teatro alla Scala Foundation

Teatro alla Scala Foundation Presents

"Season 2022 - 23"
At the Milan staircase the June 7, 2023 back for the second edition the Gala Fracci, a tribute to the legendary star, which will bring some of the biggest names in international dance to the Piermarini stage such as Alessandra Ferri, Jacopo Tissi, David Given and of course the star Roberto Bolle.

With them i Principal dancers, soloists and corps de ballet artists Scaliger directed by Manuel Legris, while on the podium, leading the Theater Orchestra will go up Kevin Rhodes.

After the intense and extraordinary success obtained last year, the Teatro alla Scala and its artists thus continue the tribute to Carla Fracci, key figure in the history of dance, point of reference for La Scala and icon of Italian culture. His talent, determination and commitment have inspired and still inspire generations of young people, not only in the world of ballet. In his honour, the Director of the Ball Manuel Legris has given life to a Gala which becomes a fixed appointment every season, celebrating dance and ballet with a vast international scope in the name of Carla Fracci.

Teatro alla Scala, the Gala in homage to Carla Fracci is back


Principal dancers, soloists and corps de ballet artists of the Teatro alla Scala
Director Manuel Legris

Guest artists 
Alessandra Ferri
Roberto Bolle
David Given
Jacopo Tissi

Director Kevin Rhodes

Orchestra of the Teatro alla Scala


Gala Fracci
Second edition

The Specter de la Rose
choreography Michail Fokin, music Carl Maria von Weber

from Le Loup
choreography Roland Petit, music Henry Dutilleux
Takahiro Yoshikawa, piano
Step two

from The Papillons
choreography Pierre Lacotte by Maria Taglioni, music by Jacques Offenbach
Grand pas de deux

from La Dame aux camélias
choreography and direction John Neumeier, music Fryderyk Chopin
Takahiro Yoshikawa, piano
From Act II: Pas de deux (The countryside)

Verdi Suite
choreography Manuel Legris, music Giuseppe Verdi

from Coppelia
choreography Enrique Martinez, music Léo Delibes
From Act II

L'Après-midi d'un Faune
choreography by Amedeo Amodio, music by Claude Debussy

from theand Pavillon d'Armide
choreography John Neumeier, music Nikolai Čerepnin
Danse Siamoise

from Swan Lake
choreography Rudolf Nureyev by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov, music Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
From Act III

from After the Rain
choreography Christopher Wheeldon, music Arvo Pärt
Takahiro Yoshikawa, piano
Step two

from Raymonda
choreography Marius Petipa reconstruction and staging Sergej Vikharev, music Aleksandr Glazunov
Takahiro Yoshikawa, piano
From Act III: Pas classique hongrois

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