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Giulio Cesare


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Handel’s Giulio Cesare - New Production
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 (6:30PM local time)
Expected Running Time: 4 hours 35 minutes

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An encore performance of Handel’s Giulio Cesare will be shown in select theaters on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 6:30 PM in all time zones. Please note: not all theaters showing the live transmission will present an encore showing.

The opera that conquered London in Handel’s time comes to the Met in David McVicar’s lively production. The world’s leading countertenor, David Daniels, sings the title role opposite Natalie Dessay as an irresistibly exotic Cleopatra. Baroque specialist Harry Bicket conducts.

Casting subject to change.
Running time is approximate.

Photo Credit: Robert Kusel/Lyric Opera of Chicago/Pascal Victor

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