Mary Berry in Teatro della Valle, Rome - 10 January, 1784, at night

from Diary of Mary Berry, 10 January 1784, page 72:

In the evening, the Teatro della Valle, where there is an Italian comedy of three acts, and an intermezzo of music, that is to say, an opera buffa between the acts; the music was some of the prettiest of the kind I ever heard.

cite as

Mary Berry, Diary of Mary Berry, 10 January 1784. In Lady Theresa Lewis (ed.), Extracts of the Journal and Correspondence of Miss Berry from the Year 1783 to 1852, volume 1 (London, 1865), p. 72. accessed: 20 April, 2024

location of experience: Teatro della Valle, Rome


Mary Berry
Author, literary hostess, Playwright

Listening to

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unspecified intermezzo

Experience Information

Date/Time 10 January, 1784, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 06 Nov 2018 11:23:40 +0000
Approved on Sat, 01 Dec 2018 11:09:17 +0000