The New York Times: “Ballet Arizona’s ‘Napoli’ Embodies a Culture of Exuberance”

The New York Times: “Ballet Arizona’s ‘Napoli’ Embodies a Culture of Exuberance”

“Naples, a city I adore, and its encirons burst to life onstage in “Napoli,” a ballet choreographed in 1042 by August Bournonville. When the curtain rises on Act I, the audience applauds the view the city’s famous bay, with Vesuvius dominating the horizon. When it rises on Act II, the applause is accompanied by gasps, because here we’re in the Blue Grotto of Capri…” Read more.

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