Akko Opera Festival - Giulio Cesare in Egitto


George Frideric Handel


Julius Cesar arrives to Egypt where he finds himself in the midst of a Game of Thrones episode between Cleopatra and her brother Tolomeo. Blood, sex and political manipulations in one of the greatest operas of the baroque. A new production created especially for the Crusaders Court in Akko.



Libretto: Nicola Francesco Haym


Conductor Ethan Schmeisser
Director Tomer Zvulun
Set & Costume Designer Alkexander Lisiyanski 
Set & Costume Designer  Mattie Ullrich
Lighting Designer Uri Morag
Choreographer Donald Byrd



Giulio Cesare  Yaniv d’Or
Cleopatra  Claire Meghnagi
Tolomeo  Alon Harari
Sesto  Anat Czarny
Cornelia  Nitzan Alon
Achille  Yair Polishook
Nireno  Tal Bergman


The Israel Camerata Jerusalem Orchestra


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