This afternoon, H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco attended the 2011 BioMarine Business Convention held at the La Citè Events Center in Nantes, France. This three-day event attracts hundreds of companies, investors as well as scholars from around the world. During the convention, H.S.H. Prince Albert II gave a speech about the environment and marine bioresources.
This evening there was a fundraiser event hosted by the prince at the Château de la Pigossière at Pont Saint Martin, France. Proceeds will go to various “…finance projects undertaken…” by the Foundation Prince Albert II de Monaco.
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On September 8, 2011, Their Serene Highnesses Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco along with H.R.H. Princess Caroline of Hanover attended the Mont Blanc Collection Princesse Grace de Monaco gala at the Salle Garnier Monte-Carlo. Prior to viewing the collection the princely family along with 350 guests:
…enjoyed a one night only event production, ‘Grace for Grace’, at the Salle Garnier by Robert Wilson, one of the 21st century’s great theatre visionaries.
‘Grace for Grace’ is a tribute in three acts – a fascinating musical and visual journey through Princess Grace’s life from Philadelphia girl, to Hollywood star and finally to Princess. The performance featured singer/songwriter Rufus Wainwright, opera stars Bryn Terfel, Diana Damrau, Shenyang, prima ballerina Gillian Murphy and singer/songwriter Martha Wainwright. The intricate costumes were specially designed by Viktor&Rolf.
The Mont Blanc gala event attracted many international celebrities including Naomi Watts, Elsa Pataky, Eva Herzigova, Viktor&Rolf, Natalie Imbruglia as well as VIPs from Monaco.