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Agrippina is the ultimate political operator – outrageous and blatant in her pursuit of power.    
London, Royal Opera House £11 - £245 Book now

Handel Agrippina

Joyce DiDonato Agrippina
Lucy Crowe Poppea
Gianluca Buratto Claudio
Eric Jurenas Narciso
Franco Fagioli Nerone
Iestyn Davies Ottone
Andrea Mastroni Pallante
Jose Coca Loza Lesbo

We’re playing Handel’s dramatic Agrippina at the Royal Opera House.

In the title role, Joyce DiDonato heads a specialist cast in Handel’s early operatic success, a calling card when he moved to London.

The score boasts a succession of brilliant Baroque jewels – one after another come the bright, sparkling arias, here performed by a cast also including acclaimed British singers Iestyn Davies and Lucy Crowe and directed with characteristic invention by Barrie Kosky.