This evening, January 19, 2012, Their Serene Highnesses Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene along with Princess Stephanie (who is president of Festival International du Cirque de Monte-Carlo) and family — hence Pauline Ducruet and Camille Gottlieb — attended the 36th Annual Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival held at the Espace Fontvieille. This famous event, created by the late Prince Rainier III of Monaco in 1974, has become:
…the largest and most prestigious circus event in the world. It awards the most respected prize in the world of the circus, namely the Clown d’Or Award. Organized and presided over by Her Serene Highness Princess Stephanie of Monaco a selection of the best international acts is presented each year at the Festival which is broadcasted around the globe.
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