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`Dare to Be` from `Cabrini` (Image courtesy of Angel Studios & Shore Fire Media)
"Dare to Be" from "Cabrini" (Image courtesy of Angel Studios & Shore Fire Media)

Andrea Bocelli & Virginia Bocelli release duet, 'Dare To Be,' from 'Cabrini'

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Fri, Feb 23rd 2024 03:10 pm

Original song performed by father and daughter for Alejandro Monteverde’s highly anticipated motion picture

√ Watch the music video here

Today, iconic Tenor Andrea Bocelli and his daughter, rising star Virginia Bocelli. have released the duet “Dare To Be,” an original song written for the end credits of the upcoming Angel Studios film “Cabrini.”

“Dare To Be” is available through Decca Records, ahead of the film’s release on March 8, International Women’s Day. The film also features Virginia Bocelli’s remarkable acting debut.

“ ‘Dare To Be’ captures the spirit of Francesca Cabrini, who spent her life bringing light and hope to those who were living on the margins,” shares Ryan Svendsen, head of music for Angel Studios. “She ‘Dared To Be,’ and then, with incredible faith and tenacity, turned her dream of an ‘Empire of Hope’ into reality. We are honored to have the musicality of Andrea Bocelli and Virginia Bocelli whose stunning vocals in this beautifully crafted duet amplify the embodiment of Cabrini’s essence within this incredible film.” 

Watch the official music video for “Dare To Be (From The Motion Picture ‘Cabrini’)” here

“Dare To Be” was written by Andrea Bocelli, Gene Back, Giovanni Caccomo and Courtney Rodriguez.

“Cabrini” is based on one woman’s fight for the equality, health and happiness of disenfranchised immigrants. It was directed by Alejandro Monteverde (“Sound Of Freedom”), and stars Cristiana Dell’Anna (“Gomorrah”), John Lithgow (“Third Rock From the Sun,” “Footloose”), David Morse (“The Green Mile,” “St. Elsewhere”), Giancarlo Gianni (“Quantum Of Solace”), Frederico Castelluccio (“The Sopranos”), and also features Virginia Bocelli in her film debut. 

The film has already achieved critical acclaim, boasting a 100% Rotten Tomatoes Critics Score. “Cabrini” will release internationally in regions including (but not limited to) Australia, New Zealand, Hungary, France, Croatia, South Africa and Taiwan. The U.K. will host a sneak peek on March 8, as well, with the official film launch on March 15. Mexico, Brazil and other LATAM markets will debut on March 21 and 22. New countries and regions are being added daily.



“We are not surprised by the outpouring of excitement we are receiving from our international partners on the release of ‘Cabrini,’ ” said Jared Geesey, chief distribution officer at Angel Studios. “Beginning on International Women’s Day and continuing throughout the following months, we are confident that all who experience Cabrini’s story will be inspired to continue building her ‘Empire of Hope.’ ”

Purchase tickets here.

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