Giulio Cesare is Handel’s most celebrated opera: a thrilling story of passion and revenge set to one of the composer’s most beautiful scores. In this new production we are presenting the opera in full, divided in two parts on consecutive performances.
Part I: The Death of Pompey (Sat 21 Oct, 4pm)
Having defeated his rival Pompey, can Caesar now survive the machinations of King of Egypt Ptolemy and his sister Cleopatra?
Both parts sung in Italian with English surtitles
Saturday 21 October
The Old Hall Hotel (Talbot Room)
6.30pm: Staging baroque opera today
7.30pm: Performing baroque music in the 21st century