Mary Berry in Naples - 26 January, 1784, at night

from Diary of Mary Berry, 26 January 1784, page 80:

Evening, the Florentine Theatre; the opera (‘Che d' Altrui si veste presto si spoglia’), the prettiest of comic operas, and La Cottellina the first comic actress.

cite as

Mary Berry, Diary of Mary Berry, 26 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. 80. accessed: 13 April, 2024

location of experience: Naples


Mary Berry
Author, literary hostess, Playwright

Listening to

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Che dell’Altrui si veste presto si spoglia
written by Domenico Cimarosa
performed by La Cottellina

Experience Information

Date/Time 26 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 12:12:35 +0000
Approved on Sat, 01 Dec 2018 11:30:01 +0000