Boston Lyric Opera

CANCELED: Giulio Cesare

May 8—17, 2020
DCR Steriti Memorial Rink

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Official Description

Julius Caesar arrives to conquer Egypt—or will Cleopatra conquer him? Intrigue and passion abound in Handel’s greatest opera, which traces the epic political struggle and the transcendent love story that ignited an empire and anointed a queen. Don’t miss the opportunity to see this Baroque gem in a fully-realized, grand-scale installation that only Boston Lyric Opera can create.

Music by George Frideric Handel

Libretto by Nicola Francesco Haym

Featuring David Trudgen, Jacquelyn Stucker, Wallis Giunta, Renée Tatum, Siman Chung, David McFerrin, Gina Perregrino, and Simon Dyer

Conductor Gary Thor Wedow

Stage Director Matthew Ozawa

Set Designer Andrew Boyce

Costume Designer Charles Neumann

Lighting Designer Eric Watkins


  • $40-$110


DCR Steriti Memorial Rink
561 Commercial Street, Boston