UniCredit and Arena di Verona
A strong, 17-years partnership
Verona, June 7, 2011 - Presented today the 89th edition of the Arena di Verona Lyric Festival.
For the past 17 years, the Group has chosen to support this important cultural event that, also in its 89th edition, promises an exceptional season thanks to the participation of great performers and extraordinary sets.
The collaboration with Arena di Verona, started in 1994 and sees UniCredit as Major Partner of the Lyric Event. Arena di Verona is one of most well preserved ancient Roman amphitheatre than, since 1913, hosts the important Festival Lirico, a summer music event internationally known that offers a tangible opportunity to spread and support the Italian culture and excellence to a wider public.
UniCredit believes that culture is an important drive for a sustainable and long lasting social and economic development. Music, in particularly, it is an universal language that goes beyond geographical and cultural borders, facilitating the dialogue between different cultures. This is a very important skill for an international Group like our, leader in Europe, engaged in the contribution to the economic and cultural development of the communities in which it operates.
UniCredit strongly supports the Fondazione Arena di Verona, an important Italian cultural institution recognized around the world.