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Monaco Princely Family Celebrate 30 years of the Théâtre Princesse Grace

On October 3, 2011, H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, H.R.H. Princess Caroline of Hanover, and H.S.H. Princess Stephanie of Monaco celebrated the 30th anniversary of the Théâtre Princesse Grace in Monte-Carlo.  Unfortunately, H.S.H. Princess Charlene did not attend.  Why?  I have no idea.

To learn more about the Théâtre Princesse Grace as well as to view photos click the links below:


Monaco Princely Family News

Recently, H.R.H. Princess Caroline of Hanover attended the official opening of “Italian Language and Culture Month” in Monaco.  This celebration, organized by the Italian embassy in Monaco, promotes all things Italian including art, literature, gastronomy, and theatre.

During the opening event Princess Caroline, along with the Italian ambassador to Monaco, Antonio Morabito, watched flag throwers do their thing (sorry I couldn’t think of a better description of what they were doing).  From there the princess, Ambassador Morabito, and hundreds of guests viewed an art exhibit along the Esplanade at the Grimaldi Forum.

On October 2, 2011, H.R.H. Princess Caroline along with H.S.H. Prince Albert II attended the Tribute to Master Yakov Krazberg held at l’Auditorium Rainier III.  During the event the Great Hall of l’Auditorium Rainier III was renamed, Salle Yakov Kreizberg, and a plaque was unveiled in honor of the late conductor who was the musical director of  l’Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo. To view photos please here and here.

And, finally H.S.H. Princess Stephanie and H.S.H. Prince Albert II presented a check to the foundation, Fight AIDS Monaco.

Courtesy of Palais Princier de Monaco.   🙂

H.R.H. Princess Caroline of Hanover in Berlin, Germany

On September 29, 2011, H.R.H. Princess Caroline of Hanover was in Berlin, Germany to attend the 2nd Annual German Watermill Center benefit, Voluptuous Panic.  “The Berlin Benefit will be the German celebration of Bob Wilson’s 70th birthday…”

The event was hosted by Montblanc and held at the Studio Elmgreen & Dragset.  To view photos please click here. 

Photo courtesy of: Zimbio/A. Rentz

H.R.H. Princess Caroline of Hanover Attends an Art Exhibition

On September 21, 2011, H.R.H. Princess Caroline of Hanover as well as hundreds of guests attended the highly anticipated Arternative Light art exhibition held at the Chapiteau de Fontvieille.  This exhibit:

… aims to discover the “secret gardens” of artists from all backgrounds, according to its organizers.  Thirty-six artists (painters, photographers, filmmakers, sculptors, actors, writers, etc.). Reveal their hidden talents and new facets of their work have not yet been exposed, like Robert Redford and his wife, painter Sibylle Szaggars Redford, who was present at the opening[Mr. Redford did not attend.  He’s filming a new movie.]  

Five of the Mr. Redford’s art work along with pieces by other artists showcasing their works at the exhibition will be for sale, according to AFP news.  The proceeds will be donated to various charity organizations in Monaco.  If you are interested in viewing the exhibition, Arternative Light, it runs through September 25.  Admission is free.

To view photos please click here and here.

Source: AFP news  Photo courtesy of: E.Dulière

Monaco Princely Family News

H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, H.R.H. Caroline of Hanover, and her son, Pierre Casiraghi, attended the opening of the 10th Monaco La Belle Classe held at Le Yacht Club de Monaco at Port Hercule recently. According to the French online magazine, Pure People, Prince Albert received a nice watch from the members of Le Yacht Club de Monaco then posed for photographers.  In case you were wondering Princess Charlene did not attend.  To view photos please click here and here.  To learn more about Le Yacht Club de Monaco please click here.

Earlier in the week H.S.H. Prince Albert II had a meeting with former World Bank president, James Wolfensohn.  The day before, Mr. Wolfensohn participated in the Monaco Méditerranée Foundation Conference (MMFC) entitled, The World 2050 held at the Le Meridien Beach Plaza in Monaco.  The purpose of the prince’s meeting with Mr. Wolfensohn: To discuss what happened at the MMFC. To view a photo please click here. 

Sources: Palais Princier de Monaco and Pure People

T.S.H.s Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco Attend the ‘Pique-nique Monegasque’

On September 10, 2011, T.S.H.s Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco along with H.R.H. Princess Caroline of Hanover, H.R.H. Princess Alexandra of Hanover, a bald Andrea Casiraghi, and members of the De Massey family attended the 2011 Pique-nique Monegasque in Monaco.

I have no idea what the purpose of this event is all about nor I am sure the princely couple brought macaroni salad or not to the pique-nique (picnic); nevertheless, everyone in attendance seemed to have a jolly old good time.  To view photos please click here.   

Photo courtesy of: Daylife/V.Hache/AFP/Getty Images

T.S.H.s Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco Attend the ‘Collection Princesse Grace de Monaco’

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.

To view photos please click the links below:

Photos and video sent to TRC from J.M. at Mont Blanc International (Thank you!) by Pascal Le Segretain/Gettyimages for Mont Blanc. PLEASE DO NOT COPY!   🙂