Carla Fracci, queen of Italian dance (CARLA FRACCI: THE VIDEO) died on May 27, in Milan. The étoile of La Scala in Milan would have turned 85 on 30 August. He had been struggling with cancer for some time. Daughter of a tram driver and a worker, born on 20 August 1936 in Milan, the “Eternal dancing girl” – as Eugenio Montale called her – arrives at the Teatro alla Scala Ballet School at the age of 10. Among the teachers the great Russian choreographer Vera Volkova. Of that period she said: “I wanted to be a hairdresser. I didn’t understand the meaning of repeating the exercises, of sacrifice, of physical and mental commitment ”. The funeral home will be set up in the foyer of the La Scala theater on 28 May from 12 to 18, with last admission at 17:30. “Something that has been done very few times, but since it is Carla Fracci …”, announced superintendent Dominique Meyer. On Saturday the funeral, at 2.45 pm, in the basilica of San Marco (THE LAST INTERVIEW OF SKY TG24 TO CARLA FRACCI).