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Hippolyte et Aricie: By Jean-Philippe Rameau
NEW YORK • Peter Jay Sharp Theater • 17 - 21 April 2018
|Jean-Philippe Rameau Hippolyte et Aricie|
Hippolyte et Aricie, based on Racine's well-known tragedy Phèdre, was Rameau's first opera, and it was written in the style of tragédie lyrique. The opera had its premiere by the Académie Royale de Musique at the Palais-Royal in Paris on October 1, 1733.
conducted by Stephen Stubbs and directed by Stephen Wadsworth with choreographed by Zack Winokur. The opera features singers from Juilliard's Marcus Institute for Vocal Arts, Juilliard Historical Performance's period-instrument ensemble Juilliard415, and dancers from Juilliard's Dance Division.
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Peter Jay Sharp Theater
The Juilliard School
60 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York, NY 10023
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