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Clemenza di Tito 2000Edinburgh International Festival

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On paper, this concert performance of Clemenza was extremely appetising, with Harry Bicket rapidly coming to prominence as a leading exponent of the Baroque. The announced cast was led by Lorraine Hunt Lieberson (Sesto) and Ian Bostridge (Tito), They both withdrew, and their replacements were uneasy in such important parts on this occasion. Magdalena Kozená's interpretation was wonderfully transformed when she repeated the role in 2005.

Performance Cast

Tito Titus Vespasianus, Emperor of Rome

Johannes Chum

Vitellia daughter of the deposed Emperor, Vitellius

Geraldine McGreevy

Sesto Sextus, friend of Titus, in love with Vitellia

Magdalena Kozená

Servilia sister of Sextus, in love with Annius

Lisa Milne

Annio Annius, friend of Sextus, in love with Servilia

Katija Dragojević

Publio Publius, Captain of the Praetorian Guard

Neal Davies

Performance DatesClemenza di Tito 2000

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Festival Theatre, Edinburgh | Edinburgh

25 Aug, 19.30

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