Wien Rathaus - Vienna, Austria | 11. May 2001

  • Director: Yannis Michalandos
  • Client: Lifeball, Antenne Wien Radio & Roberto Cavalli

The Life Ball—one of the biggest and most spectacular annual charity events in the world—has attracted strong international interest and attention. The main priority of the Ball is, however, not only the exuberant celebration of the party people or spectacular live acts, but especially the fight against AIDS.

2001, when Roberto Cavalli first presented highlights of his stylish extravagance to thousands of spectators at Vienna City Hall square, with a show directed by Yannis Michalandos the fusion of Fashion & performance, amazing Stilt Walkers, Aerialists, Acrobats & Celebrities. Elton John, Christine Anu, Tamee Harrison, Cyndi Lauper, INXS & more. “Roberto Cavalli is unique in the opulence of his fashion – combined with his long lasting dedication in the field of HIV/AIDS he meets the spirit of Life Ball like no other. We are glad to invite Roberto Cavalli as the first fashion house to return to Life Ball and launch a great charity activity”, says Life Ball organizer Gery Keszler.