Bibliotheca Alexandrina is hosting a charity concert featuring the legendary opera singer Andrea Bocelli on the 11th of October 2008 at Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Great Hall. The concert is held under the auspices of her Excellency Mrs. Suzanne Mubarak, the Egyptian First Lady.
All the ticket revenue will be donated to Taha Hussein Library for the Blind and Visually Impaired, as is part of the library. The Bibliotheca Alexandrina has recently adopted an overall strategy of the development of Taha Hussein Library for the Blind and Visually Impaired, involving an expansion of the reading area and number of computers.
[N.B.] Admission to the Cairo concert is via personal invitations. The Cairo event is not open to the public; there will be audience from the Egyptian Government, the diplomatic corps in Cairo, overseas fans, representatives from the business community and actors, performers and celebrities.
Tuesday, September 16, 2008
Andrea Bocelli in Egypt