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Lorena Baricalla, star of the 2020 Berlin PressBall
The Monegasque artist Lorena Baricalla has been invited to perform at the 2020 Berlin PresseBall, that just took place, with a singing performance which has obtained a great success in front of the German audience.
Moreover, she has been the Master of Ceremonies for the event that she presented in German language with the German TV journalist Max Oppel.
The evening dedicated to Europa and entitled “LiebesGrüsse als Europa”, had the Patronage of the European Parliament and saw the participation of round 2,000 people in the spacious venues of the Maritim Hotel in Berlin.
As usually the international star, Lorena Baricalla – prima ballerina, actress and singer as well as choreographer, writer and producer – is followed by international fashion brands.
Because of this it has been Raquel Balencia – Spanish fashion designer Milano based which realizes refined couture collections Handmade in Italy – to dress her for her performance with a long red sequins dress which reminded the German diva Marlene Dietrich.
To present the show Lorena Baricalla also wore two other elegant gowns by Balencia, one made with black lace and the second one with blue sequins.
The new German fashion designer Seyit Ares, very talented and innovative, dressed her for the red carper with a sparkling silver gown with a leather silver bustier. Ares also expressly realized for the occasion an intense blue gown, very theatrical and eye-catching, with a long train and wings sleeves, that Lorena Baricalla wore for the Opening of the event on stage.
Moreover, she wore the gold and diamond jewels by Gold & Roses, new glamour and trendy Spanish brand, that has also just been worn by the Queen Letizia of Spain.
A precious watch by the luxury Swiss brand Century Time Gems completed the outfits.
The opening speech dedicated to Europa and to Helmut Kohl had the attendance of his son Walter Kohl.
The PresseBall Berlin is a famous event in Germany. It was created round 150 years ago, in 1872, as a charity event for journalists in need, and through the years it has become one of the most beautiful and important events in Germany with the participation of personalities from the media world, as well as internationally renowned artists and prominent figures from business, culture and politics that have contributed to the popularity of the traditional Ball. These include Hannelore & Helmut Kohl, Gerhard Schröder, Edzard Reuter, Ferdinand Porsche, the Nobel Prize winner Günter Grass as well as Marlene Dietrich, Gina Lollobrigida, Claudio Abbado, Gilbert Bécaud, Ray Charles, Boney M., Brigitte Nielsen….
Lorena Baricalla, very well known artist in Monte Carlo and at an international level, has performed around the world in 35 countries, in theatre and on television. She began her career by performing the leading roles at the Monte-Carlo Ballet: Sheherazade, the Mermaid in The Prodigal Son, the Marquise in Marco Spada, the Gypsy in The Two Pigeons, the Taming of the Shrew, dancing the works of the 20th century’s greatest choreographers, from Balanchine to Ashton and from Forsythe to the Russian Ballets of Diaghilev. In addition, she has often been the star of the National Day Galas in honor of the Prince of Monaco.
With the aim of furthering her eclectic career she then founded Promo Art Monte-Carlo Production, an international production company based in Monte Carlo, which produces her as an artist. Versatile performer, Lorena has furthermore created a number of choreographies for theatre, television and important events, performing them at an international level with a cast of up to 100 supporting artists: Carmen, Thalassa, Time Machine, Belle Epoque Cancan, The Canticle of Canticles, Sheherazade, Worlds of Mysteries, The Michelangelo’s Caves, Legend, etc..
Thanks to her 3-octave voice range, she is the only soprano who sings while dancing on point shoes.
She performs numerous best hits from musicals from The Phantom of the Opera, Moulin Rouge and West Side Story to Evita, My Fair Lady, Victor Victoria, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Miserables and Checkmate…
As an actress capable of acting both on stage and on a set, with the same natural expressiveness in five different languages, she has now been requested for movie projects for cinema and television in America and in England.
She is sought after as an Ambassadress and Endorser by numerous Fashion and Jewellery brands for international events and shootings as well as Master of Ceremonies for international events.
For this she just presented the Gala of the World Sports Legends Awards, the Oscars of Sport, in Monaco, important Award event for the world sporting stars, and the Oscars of Sport’s Talk Show “Sporting Stars: the men or the woman behind the champion” and “Show, Art & Fashion”.
All the episodes can be seen on the web channels (You Tube, Vimeo, Daily Motion) of the Monaco World Sports Legends Award.
All these news can be followed on Lorena Baricalla’s social networks that to date have around 2,000,000 views a year.