HELPING OUT: The Celebrity Fight Night charity event has come to Italy for the first time. Benefitting the Andrea Bocelli Foundation and the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Centre, the event, promoted by the Celebrity Fight Night Foundation, is being held in Florence through Sunday, culminating with a gala sponsored by Ermanno Scervino at the imposing Salone del Cinquecento, in the city’s town hall, the Palazzo Vecchio. George Clooney and his fiancée Amal Alamuddin; Zubin Mehta; John Legend; David Foster; Lionel Richie and Laura Pausini are some of the guests expected at the event. Bocelli will hold a performance accompanied by the Orchestra del Maggio Fiorentino directed by Mehta. Among other items, dinners with Robert de Niro and Billy Crystal will be auctioned off, as well as Scervino’s Faubourg tote in white crocodile.
September 4, 2014