Antonietta Dell'Era Marsop was engaged from 1879 to 1909 as a "royal yard dancer" at the Lindenoper in Berlin, became also in St. Petersburg the public favourite and could look back on a fulfilled artist life, when she withdrew herself 1909 from the stage. For the implementation of her desire the Stiftung Oper in Berlin created the Dell`Era-Gedächtnis-Stiftung. The purpose of this donation is the grant of maintenance aids, of financial aids for re-education, advanced training measures, business startups, for medical treatments, cure stays as well as in individual cases also in the assumption of such costs.

Further information on the promotion guidelines and about the application modalities is available over:

c/o Staatsballett Berlin
Richard-Wagner-Str. 10
10585 Berlin

Ten euro of every sold ticket for the Ballett-Gala zur Spielzeiteröffnung 2010/2011 on September 28th, 2010 in the Deutsche Oper Berlin were been given to the Dell‘Era-Gedächtnis-Stiftung.

The sum of donations is 9.760,00 euro.

This benefit amount is a donation for the Dell'Era Memorial Foundation. This donation also enables the former male dancers in need of the Berliner Staatstheater subsistence allowance for education, medical treatment and rehabilitation measures.

We thank all donors for their contribution!