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03 June 2019 | in Summer Universiade

Final auditions for Opening Ceremony, with 30 days to go!

NAPOLI – With exactly 30 days to go for the Opening Ceremony of the Napoli 2019 Summer Universiade, final auditions were held over the weekend for aspiring performers who will take part in the extravaganza on 3rd July at the San Paolo Stadium in Naples.

The show, directed by Marco Balich, will see the participation of 1500 performers including sports persons, dancers of modern, contemporary and traditional styles, musicians and every other form of art.


Thousands of hopefuls lined up at the San Paolo Stadium from 10am to 7pm for the auditions, as it will be a unique opportunity for young people to take part in an exciting ceremony that will be broadcast worldwide and will be attended by athletes and guests from all over the world.

The excitement is surely building up!

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