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  • UNIVERSIADE, 1500 PERFORMERS WILL BE SELECTED FOR THE OPENING CEREMONY AT SAN PAOLO STADIUM


    05/14/19

    The 30th Summer Universiade Organizing Committee has announced the selection of 1500 young people who will have the opportunity to perform during the Opening Ceremony hosted by San Paolo Stadium and broadcast worldwide. There will be athletes from 127 countries and guests from all over the world.

    The Opening Ceremony, entrusted to Balich Worldwide Shows, will show the vitality and history of Naples, the local traditions, the passion for sport and the importance of sports culture for young people: The company is looking for sports, dance, music and art lovers, in line with the spirit and values of the event.

    Reharsals will take place from June 3rd, subject to a first audition: The minimum commitment is around 4 hours/day for 10-15 days (8 hour shifts are planned in the days prior to the Ceremony)

    Performers will have free access to public transport to reach the venues concerned, food and beverage for each work shift, the official costume of the the Napoli 2019 Ceremony and the official certificate of participation.

    To apply, you need to register at the following link: https://www.universiade2019napoli.it/performers/. Being 16 years old is one minimum requirement. Moreover, applicants must be Italian or EU citizens; non EU citizens must possess a short-stay visa.



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