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Enduring Splendor

AUGUST VENTURA travels to Naples for a look at the Teatro di San Carlo, its glories restored and its facilities now improved by a €67-million renovation.

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The restored nineteenth-century interior of Teatro di San Carlo, a UNESCO?World Heritage site
© Luciano Romano 2011
"As a spectacle, [it] surpasses all that poetry or romance have painted." So wrote the great British music critic Charles Burney in the early 1770s about the Teatro di San Carlo in Naples. Built in 17...

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