CCE’s presentation of Handel’s opera is an ancient Roman epic fittingly set in our modern political times.
Lucio Cornelio Silla was a ruthless Roman dictator who quashed civic liberties and forced himself on the wives of his subordinates. Not all bowed to his ruthless intent. Handel’s opera drives with passion toward its powerful conclusion.
The Cambridge Chamber Ensemble presents G.F. Handel’s exciting and provocative opera SILLA in a new English edition that marries an understandable text with Handel’s glorious Baroque music. Set in a modern-day Rome Empire (it has never fallen!), aView more
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Adults – $25; Seniors/Students – $20; Children under 12 – $10;
Friday, May 17, 7:30 pm; Saturday, May 18, 7:30 pm; Sunday, May 19, 2 pm (our outstanding cover performance, semi-staged!); Sunday, May 19, 6:30 pm
Warehouse XI is an accessible venue.
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