Carla Fracci will appear at London's Italian Cultural Institute in London on October 3. The ICI is the official Italian governmental body dedicated to promoting Italian language and culture in England and Wales.
The Institute arranges a vast array of cultural events, and their encounters with Italian protagonists is impressive with film director Nanni Moretti, actress and model Monica Bellucci, writer Umberto Eco, Daniele Molmenti after his gold medal win with slalom canoeing at the London 2012 Olympics, and many more.
Now ballet gets its turn as Fracci, along with her husband, director Beppe Menegatti, go to London to take about their life and work.
More details can be had by contacting the Institute on 020 7235 1461.
Graham Spicer is a writer, director and photographer in Milan, blogging (under the name ‘Gramilano') about dance, opera, music and photography for people “who are a bit like me and like some of the things I like”. He was a regular columnist for Opera Now magazine and wrote for the BBC until transferring to Italy.
His scribblings have appeared in various publications from Woman's Weekly to Gay Times, and he wrote the ‘Danza in Italia' column for Dancing Times magazine.