At the end of Act One, all the gondoliers get in their boat and sail away as the women wave and blow kisses.
But tonight, the two poles that mark the dock where the boat is...broke. One crumbled. The sphere on the top of the second one popped off and left several gondoliers scrambling to put it back. Then, as the two lead females threw their roses, both lead males missed.
The audience thought it was a hoot though.
These are the easy sets. Then there are the stairs:
More pictures to come in future posts!