The evening in the cathedral
twelve o’clock, September 25, 2021 – 20:14
Among the expected guests Andrea Boccelli, Lino Banfi, Peppino di Capri and Rocco Hunt. The ceremony scheduled at 8.30 pm in the square of the cathedral
The official celebrations in honor of San Gennaro took place last Sunday, September 19th. But the initiatives named by the patron saint of the Neapolitan city are not over. From the United States to Naples, the patron also this weekend protagonist.
San Gennaro day
Tomorrow, Sunday 26 September, the ninth edition of the “San Gennaro day” is celebrated: an evening dedicated to the Neapolitans who perform every day the “miracle” of creativity, of social and civil commitment, as stated on the official page of the award. At 8.30 pm in the churchyard of the Cathedral the recognition will be given to the prominent personalities of the Campania capital.
Guests and winners
To be awarded will be Tommaso Zorzi, television personality with the merit of having brought Neapolitan music to the house of Big Brother Vip; Bruno Giordano, former Napoli player and now sports manager; Vincenzo De Lucia, comic revelation of the year; the singer Peppino di Capri; the artist Iabo; the musical duo Nu Genea; the jazz singer Emilia Zamuner; the director Sondra Sottile; Carlo de Simone, president of European Insurance Brokers; Vincenzo Capasso, master pizza maker; the accountant Ezio Stellato; the actress Barabra Foria; the musical artist Marco Calone; singer Rocco Hunt; the actor Antonio Milo, known to the general public as Commissioner Ricciardi. Exceptional guests will be Lino Banfi and Andrea Boccelli.
Di Maio a Little Italy
In the meantime, San Gennaro is also celebrated overseas. New York’s Little Italy neighborhood has kicked off the festivities. Luigi di Maio was among those present, perhaps looking for a blessing in view of next week’s administrative meetings. (If he brought well to Stanley Tucci …) In a post on Facebook the Foreign Minister wrote: In Little Italy in New York the Italian community organizes a big party every year in honor of San Gennaro, patron saint of Naples. A place full of traditions, of Italian specialties, of Made in Italy excellence. And obviously the Neapolitan pizza could not be missing. always a guarantee.
25 September 2021 | 20:14