Performers 2017-08-01T02:11:28+00:00

The Artists
of The Italian Lights Festival

Mickela Mallozzi


Mickela Mallozzi is the New York Emmy® Award-winning host and producer of Bare Feet®, a weekly travel/dance series on NYC Media, the official lifestyle channel of the City of New York.  From re-discovering her family’s heritage in Southern Italy to dancing tango on the main stage in Buenos Aires, the series covers Mickela’s adventures as she experiences the world, one dance at a time – stay tuned for Bare Feet® episodes coming to NPT in spring 2016!  She has been featured in The New York Times, Travel Channel, Dance MagazineYahoo! Travel, American Express,and AFAR Media, and she has performed on various television shows including Sesame Street, The Doctor Oz Show, and TBS’s Movie and a Makeover.  Mickela now offers Bare Feet® Dance Tours, dance-focused itineraries based on the series, for travelers to join her in various destinations around the globe.  Go to for more information.

Vintage Mandolin Quartet


Consisting of Mandolin, Mandocello, Guitar and Upright Bass, The Vintage Mandolin Quartet is a group of musicians based in Nashville TN, performing a rich diversity of classical, traditional, folk, pop and jazz, Irish and Italian music. The Vintage Mandolin Quartet provide the highest level of musicianship and listening entertainment.