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Boston Baroque Behind the Scenes: Handel's "Giulio Cesare"

Soprano Susanna Phillips
Zachary Maxwell
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Soprano Susanna Phillips

On Thursday, April 13 at 7pm, at our Fraser Performance Studio, you have a rare opportunity to see firsthand how a conductor, stage director, and exceptional performers work together to create operatic magic.

We invite you behind the scenes as Martin Pearlman leads Boston Baroque in a rehearsal of Handel’s opera Giulio Cesare (Julius Caesar). One of the greatest operas of the baroque era, Giulio Cesare is filled with passionate, exquisite singing.

Join us for an inside look at Boston Baroque's upcoming production, and a Q+A session with Martin Pearlman. Light reception to follow.

Full cast:
Cleopatra: Susanna Phillips
Cesare: Lawrence Zazzo
Tolomeo: John Holiday
Cornelia: Ann McMahon Quintero
Sesto: Jennifer Rivera
Achilles: David McFerrin
Nireno: Douglas Dodson
Curio: Jacob Cooper

Stage Director: Mary Birnbaum
Music Director: Martin Pearlman

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Must be 21 or older to attend, with a valid ID.
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