Princess dazzles in green at Red Cross Gala

Princess Charlene looked gorgeous in green at the Monaco Red Cross Gala on Friday night. The star studded event was also attended by singing legends, basketball stars, presidents and business magnates.

Princess Charlene, Tony Parker and John Legend. Photo: © Palais Princier / SBM

Princess Charlene chose to stand out with a stunning green Marchesa Notte number and a soft blonde updo, perfect for the hot summer’s night. Prince Albert paired a white suit jacket and black trousers with his own splash of colour, a red bow tie.

Prince Albert II of Monaco, President of the Monaco Red Cross, and Princesse Charlene Princess Charlene. Photo: © Palais Princier / SBM

A generous floral decoration composed of 25,000 flowers set a romantic mood, while composer, pianist and singer John Legend delighted guests with his smooth repertoire.

Iconic singer Shirley Bassey, 82, also made a glamorous appearance in green.

Another special moment came when Prince Albert and Princess Charlene took to the dancefloor for a spin, as per tradition.

Prince Albert and Princesse Charlene dance at the Red Cross Gala © Palais Princier / SBM

Princess Charlene was all smiles as she was seated between Tony Parker and John Legend at her dinner table. Other personalities the table included the Minister of State Serge Telle, the President of the National Council Stéphane Valeri, basketball player Tony Parker and his wife, and many officials of the international economic, political and business worlds, including Montenegro President Yvan Brajovic and his wife at the invitation of Stéphane Valeri.

© Palais Princier / SBM

Overall, the 71st edition was a complete success for the Monaco Red Cross, which benefits from the sale 800 tickets priced at 1,200€ each.