225 mins | Directed by Harry Bicket | Starring Brenda Rae, Joyce DiDonato, Kate Lindsey

As the imperious title empress, mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato leads the Met premiere of Handel’s tale of deception and deceit. Harry Bicket conducts Sir David McVicar’s wry new production, which gives this Baroque black comedy a politically charged, modern updating.

Times & Tickets

Sunday 16 Aug:

Tuesday 18 Aug: