CAMPI BISENZIO – Dancing in the I Gigli shopping center to celebrate the end of summer with two intense and overwhelming days dedicated to the world of Latin American dance and beyond. The long-awaited “Bailando Ai Gigli” will take the stage on September 15 and 16 with a glittering program and super guests. From 5 pm until late at night, the outdoor area of Corte Tonda of the Shopping Center will be transformed into a large dance floor where dances and dancers will be the stars and where everyone, young and old, will be able to enjoy the rhythm of the music. The event, in collaboration with the organizer of the hottest Latin nights in Florence “Baila che ti passa by LatinFlorence”, will see over 120 performances from more than 45 dance schools coming not only from the provinces of Prato and Florence, but from all over Tuscany. . From 17:00 to 20:00, children and young people up to 16 years old will stage their choreographies and then give the stage to couples and groups of adults, who will perform until 23:00 in dances connected to Latin American people, but also in boogie shows, modern and classical dance and group dances.
There will also be numerous performances by dancers arriving directly from television programs such as “Dancing with the Stars” and “Amici.” Dance enthusiasts will also be able to participate in free workshops with well-known faces from the world of YouTube and social media. The “celebration” starts on September 15 at 5 pm in the new outdoor square of Corte Tonda: the actor from Prato will host Lorenzo Branzetti and the Ukrainian dancer Anastasia Kuzmina, the face of the Rai television program “Dancing with the Stars”, and the famous dance company Tropical Gem, which will be the star of a free stage dedicated to salsa from 20:00 to 21:00. The dance event will continue on Saturday September 16 starting again at 5 pm and this time the guests of the evening will be the dancer and choreographer Marcello Sacchettapresenter of the evening, and for the first time in a mall the dancer Mattia Zenzola winner of the 2023 edition of “Amici”. The dancer-choreographer couple who have become famous on Tik Tok and Instagram and are very popular on YouTube will take to the big stage to the delight of the dancers Joey and Rina, who will hold a workshop dedicated to Latin American dances from 8 pm to 9 pm.
Every night from 23:00 the big dance floor “Bailando Ai Gigli” will open with the possibility for everyone to dance and relax to the Latin rhythm until late at night. The full program of the event is available on the website of the Shopping Center igigli.it, while on the social media pages, Facebook and Instagram, new content from the dance schools and the guests will be published daily. “After 2 years of forced interruption due to the pandemic, one of the great events of I Gigli returns, an event not to be missed for lovers of Latin dance and beyond. – He says Stefano De Robertis, Senior Marketing Director of the company that owns the shopping center Eurocommercial Properties – this year the level of shows and performances has increased significantly thanks to the participation of great artists appreciated in the various national shows, from “Amici” to “Dancing with the Stars” ”, passing by the great protagonists in dance halls all over Italy. We hope that the event will entertain audiences of all age groups, who will also be able to try their hand at dancing.”
“With the two evenings dedicated to dancing, we want to offer the visitors of the Shopping Center the opportunity to spend the last summer season happily and in company. – explains the manager of the shopping center I Gigli Antonino D’Agostino – It is an event open to everyone and not just dance lovers, which will entertain families and people of all ages thanks to the music and famous guests who will be present during the two days. The Shopping Center wants to be closer and closer to the wishes of its visitors and at the same time offer opportunities for entertainment and well-being, always maintaining a close link with the area.”
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