Giulio Cesare

Teatro Regio, Thursday 20 November 2014 - Saturday 29 November 2014

Playbill

Music drama in three acts
Libretto by Nicola Francesco Haym
from Giacomo Francesco Bussani

Musica by Georg Friedrich Händel

Turin premiere
 

Characters

Cast

Giulio Cesare contralto

Sonia Prina

Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt soprano

Jessica Pratt

Cornelia, widow of Pompey
contralto

Sara Mingardo
Sesto, her stepson soprano

Maité Beaumont

Tolomeo, Cleopatra's brother,
King of Egypt countertenor

Jud Perry
Achilla, Tolomeo's General baritone Guido Loconsolo
Nireno, Cleopatra's and
Tolomeo's servant countertenor

interpreter to be defined
Curio, a praetor,
Caesar's General bass

interpreter to be defined
 

 

Conductor

Alessandro De Marchi

Direction and costumes

Laurent Pelly

Direction revived by Laurie Feldman
Sets Chantal Thomas
Lighting Joël Adam
Chorus master

Claudio Fenoglio

 

Orchestra & Chorus Teatro Regio Torino

Staging by Opéra national de Paris 

Calendar

  1. Thursday 20 November 2014 - 20.00 - Series A
  2. Sunday 23 November 2014 - 15.00 - Series C
  3. Tuesday 25 November 2014 - 20.00 - Series B
  4. Thursday 27 November 2014 - 20.00 - Series D
  5. Saturday 29 November 2014 - 15.00 - Series F