New Year’s Eve: local party in Palermo with Gabbani and Friscia

(ANSA) – PALERMO, DECEMBER 29 – “Finally after years of pandemic and isolation Palermo returns to celebrate the new year in the square with a moment of great music and joy that I hope will give the Palermitans an unforgettable day”. This was stated by the mayor of Palermo, Roberto Lagalla, presenting the program for the celebration of the new year with the return of the concert in Piazza Politeama to wait for midnight on December 31st.

“I thank the junta – he continued – and all those who have made possible the realization of this event with great commitment and work, which mostly sees Sicilian artists on stage”.

The leading artist of the evening will be Francesco Gabbani who will begin his concert after 11pm. The Sicilian artists Esdra, Bruna and Kid Gamma will warm up the square from 8pm. The Sicily Pop Orchestra will also take the stage that has already been set up in front of the Politeama theater with the soloists Giuliana Di Libero, Pamela Barone and Katya Miceli and the participation of Mario Incudine and Alessio Bondì, and the Shakalab. The evening will be hosted by the Palermo actor Sergio Friscia with Ylenia Totino.

To organize the concert the ATS, composed by GoMad Concerti Srls, Maurilio Cassata and Alessia Billitteri for Utopia Srls and Carmelo Galati for Wilder Cultural Association.

“At the time of choosing the assignment of the New Year’s Eve organization – clarified the city councilor for culture Giampiero Cannella – the budget had not yet been approved and it would have made no sense to launch a public announcement. We would have raised expectations that we would not have been able to satisfy and there weren’t the technical times to do it.The offices received a couple of proposals, including the one you see in the Gabbani center and which was evaluated as the best not only artistically, but also from the point of view organizational”. .