The Ballet of Nations



Vernon Lee’s The Ballet of the Nations, performed at Il Palmerino, in May 2019. Includes programme, essays, original play text in English and its Italian translation.


This short publication includes several essays discussing the production and contextualisation of Vernon Lee’s play, The Ballet of Nations. A side-by-side Italian translation accompanies the original English text of the play, in addition to several illustrations, printed in Vernon Lee’s original 1916 edition.